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Till today at Chemould, 12F Park Street; 10 am - 7 pm: Chitra-Bhas presents an exhibition of paintings by 11 artists. Till November 28 at Idiyas Gallery, 15 Dover Road; 10.30 am - 7.30 pm: lluminations — an exhibition of paintings and sculptures featuring the works of well-known artists. Till November 30 at Chitrakoot Art Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: Recent paintings and drawings by Amitabha Banerjee. Till December 31 (except Sunday) at CIMA Gallery; Monday (3 pm - 7 pm), Tuesday - Saturday (2 pm - 7 pm): Portraits of a Decade — the 10th anniversary show featuring the works of renowned artists. Till November 30 at Proscenium Art Centre, 46 AJC Bose Road; 4 pm - 8 pm: Paintings by a group of young painters. Till December 1 at the Tangerine Restaurant, near Outram Club: Priyanka Gupta showcases her collection of paintings. November 24 - 30 at Academy of Fine Arts; 3 pm - 8 pm: A Journey — an exhibition of paintings and drawings by the member artists of ArtsAcre. November 24 - 30 at Academy of Fine Arts, Central Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of paintings by Kunal Dutta, Some Kr. Deb and Samir Bhandari. November 27 - December 6 at Metropolitan ArtSalon; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of paintings by Barid Goswami. Preview on November 26 at 5 pm.


November 24 - 27 at Asutosh Birth Centenary Hall; 2 pm - 8 pm: Quartet presents an exhibition of photographs taken by Apurba Biswas, Prabir Kumar Roy, Goutam Paul, Sanat Kumar Karmakar, Amitava Shome and Syamal Kumar Saha.


November 25 at Kala Mandir; 6 pm: Shakhari Begum Memorial trust presents its second classical music concert featuring Ayaan Ali Bangash (sarod), Shubha Mudgal (vocal) and Shahid Pervez (sitar). Also, Lifetime Achievement Award will be given to Pandit A.T. Kanan. November 27 - 29 at G.D. Birla Sabhagar; 6.30 pm: As part of EU Cultural Weeks, ICCR and European Union present (on Nov. 27): a concert by Belgium’s Philmarie & Looking for Bernard; Nov. 28: Finland’s Wimme’s Concert; and Nov. 29: Germany’s Chamber Orchestra Concert Linos Ensemble. November 28 - 30 at Uttam Mancha: Rasikhapriya’s 11th anniversary celebration features a festival of Carnatic music featuring (Nov. 28 at 6.15 pm): Madurai T.N. Seshagopalan (vocal) with V.V. Ravi (violin) and Mannargudi Easwaran (mridangam); Nov. 29 at 5.30 pm: Vocal by Hyderabad Brothers (D. Seshachari and D. Raghavachari) with V.V. Ravi (violin) and Mannargudi Easwaran (mridangam); and Nov. 30 at 5.30 pm: Vocal by Bombay Jayashri, with M.S.N. Murthy (violin) and Patri Satishkumar (mridangam).


November 28 at Gyan Manch; 6.30 pm: Samskritiki Shreyaskar presents a Kathak recital by Aditi Bhattacharya, disciple of Rani Karnaa.


November 24 at Merchants’ Chamber of Commerce; 3.30 pm: Pawan Chopra, secretary, ministry of information and broadcasting, Government of India, will address an interactive session on Film Industry in West Bengal — Challenges and Prospects. November 24 at Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Shivananda Hall; 6 pm: R.K. DasGupta will speak in English on History of Bengali Thought: 800 AD to 2000 AD. November 24 at Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Vivekananda Hall; 6.15 pm: Swami Puranananda will speak in Bengali on Adhyatma Ramayana. November 24 at Ramakrishna Vedanta Math; 7 pm: Prof. Amalendu Chakraborty will speak in Bengali on Sri Ramakrishna Lilaprasanga. November 25 at CMA Auditorium, 1 Shakespeare Sarani; 5.45 pm: The CMA-Patton Tuesday Talkshope: Ms Madhumita Basu, business manager, International Marketing, Exide Industries Ltd, to speak on Doing business in fast-changing industry facing global competition. November 26 at Ramakrishna Mission Saradapitha; Belur Math; 5.30 pm: Swami Paripurnananda will speak on Sri Ramakrishna Kathamrita.


November 24 at Rabindra Sadan; 6.30 pm: Natyaranga presents Shahjahan. Dir: Swapan Sengupta. November 25 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Samakalin Shilpidal presents Super Lakshmi. Direction: Ambar Roy. November 25 at Rabindra Sadan; 6.30 pm: Nandipat presents Swet Santrash. Direction: Bibhas Chakraborty. November 26 at Rabindra Sadan; 3 pm: Rang-Roop presents Khnuje Naao. Translated by Rudraprasad Sengupta, the play is directed by Swatilekha Sengupta. November 26 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Anya Chhanda presents Swarnavila. Direction and acting: Biplab Chattopadhyay. November 27 at Rabindra Sadan; 6.30 pm: Sayak presents Jadiyo Swapno. Direction: Meghnad Bhattacharyya. November 28 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Padatik presents its new Hindi play, Wada Chirebandi. Direction: Kunal Padhi. November 28 at Rabindra Sadan; 6.30 pm: Swapnasandhani presents Dushman No. 1. Direction: Koushik Sen. November 30 at Sisir Mancha; 6.30 pm: Nandikar will stage Mabhoi. Direction: Goutam Halder. November 30 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Choopkatha will stage Dui-Taranga. Direction: Dolly Basu.


November 25 - December 5 at Seagull Arts and Media Resource Centre, 36C S.P. Mukherjee Road, #2455 69942/43; 2 pm - 7 pm: A dance workshop featuring British born dancer Tess de Quincey, her company members and local artistes. November 28 at Thoughtshop Foundation, 188/90 Prince Anwar Shah Road; 4 pm - 6 pm: Thoughtshop Foundation conducts a workshop on Assertiveness (age group: 18 and above). Call 24176128/29 to register. November 29 at Institute of Design Education (IDE), 1/1 Dover Lane (Gariahat): IDE conducts Career-oriented Creative Design Workshop on the second and fourth weekend of every month for age group 14 - 21 years. Call 24652543 to register.


Till December 3 at Oxford Bookstore, 17 Park Street; 10 am - 9 pm: Exhibtion of children’s books.


November 26 at the Seagull Bookstore, 31A S.P. Mukherjee Road; 6 pm: Seagull Foundation for the Arts presents A Radical Subtext: An Open Forum — a post-production discussion/feedback session about Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead. The panelists are Samik Bandyopadhyay, Ananda Lal, Jhuma Basak, Jayant Kripalani, Aniruddha Maitra and Trina Neelina Banerjee. Moderator: Paramita Chakravarti.


November 28 at Kala Mandir; 6 pm: Morning Glory Integrated School for the challenged children presents a cultural programme by its students. The event features an integrated dance performance and a fashion show where well-known models will also take part.


November 24 and 25 at Gorky Sadan; 3 pm & 6 pm: Cine Central, Calcutta and Eisenstein Cine Club host a series of Mexican film screenings. Today: In the Country where Nothing Happens (direction: Felipe Cazals). Tomorrow: Between Dust and Night (direction: Oscar Blancarte).

food festival

Till November 30 at Grain of Salt; 7 pm: The Grain of Salt Dinner Buffet comprising exotic and authetic world cuisine.
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