Melodies pure and beautiful
- Published 6.10.07
artTill October 6 at Metropolitan Art Salon, Suite 18, 7 Jawaharlal Nehru Road; 3 pm - 8 pm: Paintings by Nabakishore Chanda, Ushasi Paul, Susanta Chowdhury, Subrata Saha, Subha Basu, Dipankar Ray, Kalyan Chakraborty, Swapan Denra, Arpita Pradhan and Sumana Biswas. Till October 7 at Chitrakoot Art Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of paintings by Kartick Chandra Pyne and his students Dilip Kumar Dey, Indira Halder, Ujjal Singha, Suman Mojumdar and Radhika Agarwal. Till October 7 at Taj Bengal, By the Way; 3 pm - 6 pm: The seventh solo show of paintings by Sabyasachi Guha. Till October 7 at Gallery Exposure, 54B Mahanirban Road; 1 pm - 8 pm: Touhidul Islam’s forth solo exhibition of paintings. Till October 7 at Birla Academy of Art & Culture; 4 pm - 8 pm: Fourth group exhibition of paintings by Dots, a group of women artists Anjana Kirtania, Moumita Goswami, Nafisa Khatun, Payal Sarkar, Shyamaly Paul and Shampa Sur. Till October 9 at Academy of Fine Arts, South Gallery (A); 3 pm - 8 pm: The second solo exhibition of Pradip Maiti’s works. Till October 9 at Academy of Fine Arts, New South Gallery (B); 3 pm - 8 pm: Roddur presents an exhibition of paintings by Ajita Sengupta, Sankar Tarafdar and Susanta Sarkar. Till October 9 at Artspace India, 7 Deodar Street; 2 pm - 8 pm: Recent paintings by Sukanta Basu. Till October 10 at Academy of Fine Arts, Central Gallery; 3 pm - 8 pm: An exhibition of recent sculptures by Uma Roy Chowdhury, Debajit Chakraborty, Prasun Ghosh, Rathin Dey and Soumen Das. Till October 12 at Idiyas Gallery, 15 Dover Road; 10.30 am - 7 pm: An Artists’ Rainbow, an exhibition of art and sculpture by renowned and contemporary artists. Till October 12 at Gandhara Art Gallery, 1B Gurusaday Road, Flat 5A (Palm Springs): A solo exhibition of paintings by Kazi Nasir. Till October 12 at Samokal Art Gallery, 23 Gariahat Road, 1st floor; Gol Park; 4 pm - 8 pm: Group show by contemporary painters Binit Sinha, Dewashish Das, Dipankar Chanda, Kausik Raha, Ranadip Das, Shyamal Mukherjee, Snehasish Maity and Subrata Das. Till October 14 (except Monday & October 10) at Birla Academy of Art & Culture; 3 pm - 8 pm: Birla Academy of Art and Culture presents an exhibition of paintings, Vyakta-Avyakta (West Zone Artists’ Painted Realisations). Till October 15 at Aakriti Art Gallery, 12/3A Hungerford Street; 3 pm - 7 pm: Gen Next II, paintings and sculptures by 40 Indian contemporary artists. Till October 15 (except Sundays) at Ganges Art Gallery, 33A Jatin Das Road; 11 am - 7 pm: Ganges Art Gallery, Calcutta and Gallery Espace, New Delhi host Surfaces and Textures. Participating artists: Kishore Shinde, Dattaraya Apte, Mona Rai, Rooshika Patel, Manjari Chakrabarty, Mekhla Bahl, Mithu Sen, Ranjith Raman, Neha Turakia, Shobha Broota, Yashwant Deshmukh, Yogesh Rawal and Tapati Chowdhury.
dramaOctober 6 at Girish Mancha; 6.30 pm: Aneek presents Ibsen’s Punorujjibon. Direction: Amalesh Chakraborty. October 6 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Aayna Harin, Bohurupee’s latest production, directed by Tarapada Mukhopadhyay. October 7 at Academy of Fine Arts; 3 pm: Ensemble presents two short plays: Amake Dekhun and Jatri, directed by Kaushik Bose and Sangeeta Chakraborty, respectively. October 7 at Kala Mandir; 6 pm: Sangit Kala Mandir hosts the staging of Perfect Wife by Yatri (Mumbai) with Poonam Dhillon in the lead. October 7 at Academy of Fine Arts; 6.30 pm: Howrah Dakshinayan presents Hawa Badal. Direction: Kunal Mukhopadhyay. October 7 at Rabindra Sadan; 6.30 pm: Nandimukh presents Parthib. Drama & direction: Ashok Chattopadhyay. October 7 at Tapan Theatre; 6.30 pm: Niva Arts and Lok-Krishti present Krishna Gahwar. Drama, direction & acting: Bratya Basu.
PERFOrMING ARTSOctober 6 at Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Vivekananda Hall; 5.45 pm: The Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture presents Banikumar’s Mahisasuramardini by members of the Vivekananda Study Circle (Junior).
talkOctober 6 at Ramakrishna Mission Saradapitha, Belur Math; 6 pm: Swami Tyagarupananda will speak on Gitar Vani. October 6 at Ramakrishna Vedanta Math, 19B Raja Rajkrishna Street; 7 pm: Swami Paramatmananda will speak in Bengali on Manovijnan O Atmatattwa.
EXHIBITIONOctober 6 & 7 at the first floor banquets, The Park: Millennium EMS organises a furniture exhibition featuring three leading brands from Bangladesh: Jalal, Hatil and Legacy. Inauguration today at 11 am by Manab Mukherjee, minister for micro and small-scale enterprises, textiles and tourism. October 6 at Little Italy, 6 Camac Street; 10.30 am - 6.30 pm: The new collection of eco-friendly clothing for a green cupboard from Brand Pitara designed by Arpita Kalra of Delhi. October 6 - 13 at 57/9 Ballygunge Circular Road; 10.30 am - 7 pm: Soumya’s Creation presents an exhibition of constume jewellery in new designs and innovative craftsmanship. Till October 6 at Artisana, 13 Chowringhee Terrace (1st floor); 10 am - 7.30 pm: Crafts Council of West Bengal presents Pooja — southern collection from Vimor, Tussar from Vidharva, Chanderi from Indore, tribal weaves from Kotpad and traditional and contemporary weaves of Bengal. Till October 9 at Sravasti, 14/97 Golf Club Road, Tollygunge; 2 pm - 8 pm: KeyaChaitali’s garment and accessories fair, showcasing t-shirts, photuas, short kurtas, kurtas, salwar-kurtas, wrap-around sets, saradins, nakshi-kantha, batik, appliquéd, fabric-painted, block-printed cotton and silk sarees, blouse pieces, costume jewellery and bags. Till October 10 at 8/2 Loudon Street, 2nd floor; 11 am - 7 pm: Earthy Myth’s pre-festive exhibition of sarees, kurtas and tunics. Till October 12 at 12/2A Bakul Bagan Row, #9836146239; 12 noon - 7.30 pm: Kreasions exhibits designer tant, crepe, georgette, chiffon and silk sarees, crepe batik suits, kurtis, tunics, skirts, fashion belts and batuas. Till October 13 at 114/L Selimpur Road, 1st floor, Dhakuria, #24146783; 3 pm - 8 pm: Nibedita Boutique’s exhibition of designer sarees in silk, batik, tant, crepe and kantha with matching costume jewellery. Till October 17 at CIMA Gallery; 11 am - 8 pm: Art in Life, an exhibition of fashion wear, T-shirts, decorative art, masks, exculsive textiles, stoles and scarves, tribal art, jewellery, wall hangings, books, carpets, linens, brass items, embroidered bags and dhurries. Till October 18 at Cottage Industries, 7 Jawaharlal Nehru Road; 10 am - 7 pm: Central Cottage Industries Corporation of India Ltd hosts a saree and ready-to-wear exhibition. Till October 18 at P 249 Purna Das Road, #9831185193: Darbari hosts Sharadiya Shimeeta Sankhya - A Limited Edition Affair, an exhibition of saris, suits, kurtis, patialas, tunics, skirts and leather accessories.
READINGOctober 7 at G.D. Birla Sabhagar; 11 am: Professor P. Lal reads Sanjaya's report of Asvatthaman's defeat after he skirmishes with Bhima and Arjuna, in the 394th weekly session of his sloka-by-sloka English transcreation of Vyasa's Mahabharata.
MEMORIAL MEETOctober 6 at Baptist Mission Students Hall, 1/2A Bankim Chatterjee Street, ollege Square; 4 pm: A condolence meeting on Indian dance guru Mukunda Das Bhattacharjee. October 6 at Sri Aurobindo Bhavan, 8 Shakespeare Sarani; 6 pm: A remembrance meeting on Prof. M.V. Nadkarni. Speakers: Angshuman Bandopadhaya, Biswanath Roy, Supriyo Bhattacharya and Jajati Bhattacharya.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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