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Friday , November 16 , 2012
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November 16 at Chemould Art Gallery, 12F Park Street; 6pm: Inauguration of an exhibition of paintings by Chandana Khan, Subrata Ghosh, Tamaali Dasgupta, Sanjoy Majumder and Sudip Banerjee. The show continues till November 20, 2pm - 7pm. Till November 16 at Academy of Fine Arts, 3pm - 8pm: A group exhibition of paintings. Participating artists: Rabin Pal, Uma Bardhan, Tatini Sengupta Ray, Prodip Kumar Sengupta and Kusumita Bhattacharya. Till November 16 at Academy of Fine Arts, South Gallery B, 3pm - 8pm: An exhibition of recent works by contemporary painters of Aangik. Participants: Samir Paul, Sumanta Hutait, Ashok Adhikary and Apurba Biswas. Till November 16 at Academy of Fine Arts, West Gallery; 3pm - 8pm: An exhibition of recent paintings by Sanjib Roy. Till November 19 at The Promenade Lounge, Taj Bengal; 10am - 11pm: The eighth solo exhibition of recent works by Subrata Ghosh. The artist will paint live daily from 3pm - 6pm. Till November 20 at Nandalal Bose Gallery, Rabindranath Tagore Centre, ICCR, 9A Ho Chi Minh Sarani; 11am - 7pm: Une exposition de photographies d’installations et sculptures de jeunes talents novateurs. Curated by Professor Pankaj Panwar of Kala Bhavan, Visva Bharati. Till November 21 at Ajanta Art Gallery, Jessore Road; 3pm - 7pm: All India Annual Painting Exhibition 2012. Till November 25 at Birla Academy of Art & Culture, 4th floor; 3pm - 8pm: Upashray — an exhibition of drawings and paintings by Siddhartha Sengupta. Till December 29 (Sundays by appointment only) at Idiyas Gallery, 15 Dover Road; 11.30am - 6.30pm: Mélange of Milieu, a group exhibition of paintings. Participating artists include Prokash Karmakar, Ramananda Bandopadhyay, Sibsaday Chaudhuri, Gourango Beshai, Subrata Das, Shyamal Mukherjee, Sukanta Das, Samir Paul, Dilip Chaudhury, Ramratan Das, Basudev Pal Mazumdar and Shambu Saha.

performing arts

November 16 at Gyan Manch; 6.30pm: Shinjan Nrityalaya presents a solo Odishi dance recital by Baishali Kolay, disciple of Aloka Kanungo. November 16 at Bijon Theatre; 6pm: Saptayan presents Bristi-Bristi and Megher Songi, two new productions on music, dance and poetry. November 16 at ICCR; 7pm: Song of Soul presents 4th Kolkata International Music Festival - World Music. Featuring Rani Singham (vocals), one of the leading contemporary jazz vocalists, and Kerong Chok (piano), a jazz organist, composer and band leader. November 18 at Kala Mandir; 6pm: Euphony, an RD Burman foundation, presents Yaadon Ki Baaraat: Reliving the Magic of Pancham. Musicians Nitin Shankar, Franco Vaz, Kishore Sodha, Raj Sodha, Homi Mullan and Suraj Sathe who worked with RD Burman will perform live.


Till November 25 at The Box at The Park; 11am - 8pm: Gifts for the festive season. Showcasing saris, Diwali gifts, men’s kurtas and shirts, jewellery, bags, candles, ladies kurtis and more.


November 16 at Starmark, South City Mall; 6.30 pm: Starmark will host the launch of India’s Biggest Cover-up, Anuj Dhar’s book on the Netaji mystery.

film festival

Till November 18 at Metro cinema Cine Central, Calcutta hosts International Forum of New Cinema as part of the ongoing Kolkata International Film Festival.


November 16 at Max Mueller Bhavan; 6.30pm: Screening of Blind Husbands (Die Rache der Berge); Director: Erich von Stroheim, b/w, 99 min., 1921.


Till November 16 at The Seagull Foundation for the Arts, 36C SP Mukherjee Road; 11am - 8pm: Close-up, an exhibition of photographs by Christopher Taylor. Till November 20 (except Sundays & holidays) at Galerie 88, 28B Shakespeare Sarani; 11am - 7pm, Monday: 2pm - 7pm: An exhibition of photographs from the book A Village in Bengal: Chirodeep Chaudhuri, Photographs and an Essay.


November 16 at Girish Mancha; 6.30pm: Sanglap Kolkata presents Nirashroy. Drama & direction: Kuntal Mukhopadhyay. November 16 at Madhusudan Mancha; 7pm: Drishyapat presents Oedipus, starring Debshankar Halder. Drama: Haro Bhattacharya. Dir: Anirban Bhattacharya.


Till November 19 at Sri Ganesh & Murugan Temples, Lake Gardens: Skanda Shasti Festival. Today, 6.30am: Yagasalai Puja; at 7.30am: Chandi Homam (Kaalam -II); at 6pm: Yagasalai Puja, Homam, Poornahuti, Deeparadhanai (Kaalam -VII).


November 16 at the Vidyasagar Hall of The Asiatic Society; 4pm: Professor VN Jha, former director, Centre of Advanced Study in Sanskrit, University of Pune, will speak on Enquiry into Truth: The Approach of the Nyaya-Vaisheshika System of Indian Philosophy. November 16 at Ramakrishna Vedanta Math, 19A & B Raja Rajkrishna Street; 7pm: Swami Buddhatmananda will speak on Ramakrishna Mahima.


November 17 at Oxford Bookstore, 17 Park Street; 4pm - 6pm: Oxford Junior, Calcutta, in collaboration with the Australia-India Council (AIC) is conducting a kids workshop (age group 10-12) with Frane Lessac, award winning Australian children’s author and illustrator. The workshop is part of the Oz Fest and will showcase the journey of a book through questions, writing and drawing. For registration, contact: 9831671437 / 44035708 or November 17, 18, 24 & 25 at Catalyst Learning Services, 37/3 Gariahat Road (South): Free workshops for CAT, GRE, GMAT, IIFT, XAT, TISS, UGC-NET, WBCS, SSC, Civil Services and corporate training for freshers. For registration & course details, call 9874255585 or e-mail to

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