|Celebration of art
lEvent: Annual art show hosted by Artspace India lWhen: Till April 28; 12 noon - 8 pm lWhere: Artspace India, 7 Deodar Street
art Till April 24 at Academy of Fine Arts, West Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: Paintings by Narayan Sahoo. Till April 24 at Academy of Fine Arts, New South-B; 3 pm - 8 pm: The Blue Boy, paintings and drawings by Snehangshu Shekhar Das. Till April 26 at Chitrakoot Art Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: A group show by members of Spectrum Artistsí Circle. Participants: Samir Saha, Biswajit Mondal, Sukumar Das, Tarun Banerjee, Rabin Dutta, Murari Mohan Basu and Anjan Sengupta. Till April 27 at Gallery Sanskriti, 5C Alipore Park Road: Readings Fragments From Time, an exhibition of paintings by Sudip Roy. Till April 27 at Academy of Fine Arts, North Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of landscape paintings by Jayanta Chakrabarti. Till April 28 at Samokal Art Gallery, Gol Park; 4 pm - 8 pm: Lunette hosts an exhibition of paintings by contemporary artists of Bengal. Till April 30 at Artists Circle, 46 Circus Avenue; 2 pm - 7 pm: Inspiration, paintings by a group of 11 aspiring artists. Till May 1 at Angan Art Gallery, 11 Fern Place; 4 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of paintings by Ajoy Bandopadhyay, Dipak Mukherjee, Dilip Banerjee, Kamalaksha Ganguly, Kiran Kumar Sen, Pramathes Chandra, Ratan Acharya, Subrata Gangopadhyay, Somnath Roy, Swati Roy, Siddhartha Sengupta and Shibani Sengupta. Till May 5 (except Sunday) at Galerie 88; 3 pm - 7 pm: Life and Arts ó sculpture, graphics, drawings and paintings by Somnath Hore. Till May 11 at Idiyas Gallery, 15 Dover Road; 10.30 am - 7 pm: In the Realms of Fantasy, an exhibition of paintings by Sanatan Dinda, Jogen Chowdhury. Prokash Karmakar, Suhas Roy, Subrata Gangopadhyay, Partho Bhattacharjee, Sibsaday, Samir Paul, Debabrata Chakravorty, Ajoy Bandyopadhyay, Gourango Beshai, Bratin Khan and Ramananda Bandyopadhyay. Till May 12 (weekdays) at Masters Collection Art Gallery, G-7 Mahalaya Apts, 3 Woodburn Park; 11 am - 7 pm: Masters Collection presents Summer Colours, an exhibition of recent works by Anil Gaikwad, Anirban Seth, Anup Giri, Avijit Mitra, B.R. Panesar, Barun Roy, Gautam Khamaru, Keshav Roy, Manik Kandar, Pushpen Roy, Sachin Jaitarey, Sachindranath Jha, Samir Deasi, Samir Sarkar, Sibsadey Chowdhary, Subhamita Dinda, Subrata Das, Sukanta Das and Swapan Palley.
drama April 23 at Girish Mancha; 6.30 pm: Uhinee Kolkata presents Tumi Dak Diyechho Kon Sakale. Design & direction: Adrija Dasgupta. April 23 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Gaganendra, a comedy produced by Theatre Commune. Drama & direction: Neelkantha Sengupta. April 24 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Theatre Workshop presents two short plays: Utpal Duttís Lohar Bhim and Michael Madhusudan Duttís Buro Shaliker Ghare Rno. Direction: Ashok Mukhopadhyay. April 26 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Nandikar presents Jaha Chai.... Drama: Sukanta Chaudhuri. Direction: Rudraprasad Sengupta and Goutam Halder. April 29 at Max Mueller Bhavan; 6.30 pm: Agun Mukho, based on the original German play, Feuergesicht, by Marius von Mayenburg. Bengali adaptation: Bratya Basu. Direction: Suman Mukhopadhyay. A joint production of Max Muller Bhavan and Tritiyo Sutra.
PERFORMING ARTS April 24 at Swabhumi; 6 pm: Rupnagar presents Utsav, an opera on Basant Utsav based on Tagoreís creation. Script, choreography and direction: Madhusree Chowdhury. April 25 at Sisir Mancha; 6.30 pm: On the occasion of its 36th annual day, Meitei Jagoi (Devjani Chalihaís School for Manipuri Dance) presents an evening of Manipuri dances by its students. April 27 at Calcutta School of Music; 6.30 pm: Thiri PoSaw presents Pavarotti and Friends singing For the Children of Liberia for the Musical Theatre Club meeting. An audio-visual feature, it consists of 22 songs by artistes such as Jon Bon Jovi, Pino Daniele, Stevie Wonder, Natalie Cole and the maestro himself, often singing in duets.
talk April 23 at Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Shivananda Hall; 5.30 pm: Sitanath Goswami will speak in Bengali on Panchadashi. April 23 at Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Vivekananda Hall; 6.15 pm: Swami Puranananda will speak in Bengali on Adhyatma Ramayana. April 23 at Ramakrishna Mission Saradapitha, Belur Math; 6 pm: Swami Kritarthananda will speak on Swamijir Vani. April 23 at Ramakrishna Vedanta Math, 19B Raja Rajkrishna Street; 7 pm: Prof Amalendu Chakraborty will speak on Sri Ramakrishna Lilaprasanga. April 23 at Max Mueller Bhavan; 7 pm: Indo-German Association, Calcutta presents a lecture on Safe Drinking Water for Rural Poor by Dr Gautam Kumar Das, department of chemical engineering, Jadavpur University.
photographs April 23 - 30 at Akar Prakar, P 238 Hindustan Park; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of photographs of Xinjiang, China by Mala Mukerjee.
FILM SHOW April 23 at Gorky Sadan; 6 pm: Journey Beyond Three Seas (A film on first Russian traveller Afanasi Nikitinís visit to India during 1466-72), directed by Vasily Pronin and Khwaja Ahmed Abbas. Till April 24 at Max Mueller Bhavan auditorium; 5 pm & 7 pm: A select retrospective of Rainer Werner Fassbinder (1945-1982) on the occasion of his 25th death anniversary. Today: Satanís Brew (Satansbraten), 1976, col. at 5 pm and Chinese Roulette (Chinesisches Roulette), 1976, col. at 7 pm.
WORLD BOOK DAY April 23 at Bhasha Bhavanís conference hall; 4.30 pm: The National Library celebrates World Book Day with a special lecture by chief guest Prof. Sukanta Chaudhuri, professor of English and director, School of Cultural Texts & Records, Jadavpur University. Prof. Subhadra Kumar Sen, former Khaira professor of Indian Linguistics and Phonetics, University of Calcutta, will grace the occasion as president.
EXHIBITION Till April 30 at Aastha, 19A Lake Road, Lake Market: A collection of Lakhnawi chikan (hand embroidered) ready suits, sarees, dress material, tops, kurtis in cotton, voil, kota, georgette, etc. Till April 30 at Poompuhar, Dakshinapan; 10.30 am - 7 pm: An exhibition of handicrafts, Tanjore art plates, Tanjore paintings, stone sculptures and leather products from Tamil Nadu.All those who wish events to be included in this column should write not less than a week ahead to: Time out, The Telegraph, 6, Prafulla Sarkar Street, Calcutta-700 001; Fax: 2234-8244
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