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Bose Krishnamachari

Bose Krishnamachari

Bose Krishnamachari is an internationally acclaimed artist, based in Mumbai. He is the founder member and president of Kochi Biennale Foundation. He also curates exhibitions and projects of fellow artists.


Here is to healthy conversation

A couple of weeks back, I was in Thiruvananthapuram to attend a few meetings.

By Bose Krishnamachari August 10, 2019

An award of opportunities

Recently, I was part of the jury for the Punjab Lalit Kala Akademi’s annual awards

By Bose Krishnamachari July 27, 2019

Art, unlimited

In 2012, I was fortunate enough to spend time with Alfons Hug at documenta 13. I was

By Bose Krishnamachari July 13, 2019

Learnings from Ljubljana

The breakup of Yugoslavia led to the formation of (currently) six independent

By Bose Krishnamachari June 29, 2019

Finding places for sociocultural initiatives in Kerala

Kerala is known for its diverse and heartwarming natural landscapes. However, we

By Bose Krishnamachari June 15, 2019

India needs a permanent seat in Venice

The 58th edition of the Venice Biennale, the oldest biennale in the world, started

By Bose Krishnamachari June 01, 2019

Art in the porcelain capital, Jingdezhen

Every visit to China springs a surprise. On my way to Jingdezhen, I touched down at

By Bose Krishnamachari May 18, 2019

Sojourn with artistic souls

A decade or more ago, the rulers of Abu Dhabi envisioned Saadiyat Island as a

By Bose Krishnamachari May 04, 2019

A different Arab spring

What is great about March in the UAE? For me, it is the coming together of the some

By Bose Krishnamachari April 06, 2019

Okwui Enwezor: Curator, visionary, associate

The past few weeks have been very distressful, punctuated with deaths of admired

By Bose Krishnamachari March 23, 2019

Art education needs disruption

I had the opportunity to attend the Art Education in India conference organised by

By Bose Krishnamachari March 09, 2019

Caligari in contemporary times

First, the known fact: The Cabinet of Dr Caligari is a 1920 German silent horror

By Bose Krishnamachari February 23, 2019

The Celebration of Lot 2019

We are literate. But do we know our literature? That question would not perturb the

By Bose Krishnamachari February 09, 2019

A biennale for Everyman

I start with a sad story. It has been a month since the Kochi-Muziris Biennale,

By Bose Krishnamachari January 12, 2019

My Kolkata conundrum

This is the biennale season. With little time left for the fourth Kochi Muziris

By Bose Krishnamachari December 08, 2018
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