Pondy ART has had an amazing year! Shows by Kaushal Parikh, Olya Morvan, Andreas Deffner, Peter Kabel, Dhruv Dhakan and Swarat Ghosh in the Old Distillery were visited by thousands of school children, Pondicherriens and tourists. Pondy Photo 2014, our first photography festival, received international attention for its unique installation and exhibitions and had over 10,000 visitors on its own. And MOVING IMAGE showcasing work … Continue reading Pondy ART is all heART.
Pondy ART has received many,many compliments on the innovative concept for our latest exhibition and we want to pass them on to the one most deserving. Andreas Deffner came up with the MOVING IMAGE idea as a renegade, guerrilla tactic to help Pondy ART keep getting art out there when we lost access to the Old Distillery as an exhibition venue. He led us through the thrilling early … Continue reading Andreas Deffner pushes Pondy ART out there…
Originally from Ahmedabad, Gujarat, Girl in the Galli is now based in Chennai, India. Shuchi Kapoor spent 10 years writing for advertising before picking up a camera and her new identity as Girl in the Galli. Now you can find her in the alleys, temples and remote regions of India recording her experiences of mingling and exploration for national and international publications. Girl presented her personal … Continue reading Girl in the Galli moves to the streets…
Franco-Russian photographer, Loulia Chvetsova concentrates on documentary photographer from her current base in Delhi, India. After completing the OCA London distant photography course in 2009, she traveled throughout Nepal, Tadjikistan and India documenting the traditions, festivals and overall culture she discovered along the way. Combining colors and movement she captures emotion reflecting the tensions of a moment in time. Recently the photo of “Holi” showcased in MOVING IMAGE was … Continue reading MOVING IMAGEs by Loulia Chvetsova
Olya Morvan, born in the Ukraine, is currently based in France with her family. She recently spent three years living in Chennai, India where she picked up a camera never to put it down. Initially training with Yannick Cormier, the documentary photographer, she traveled in India documenting challenged communities and religious rituals. Currently she works for Wostok Press Agency concentrating on recording the stories of … Continue reading Getting art out there with Olya Morvan
Natasha Mulhall submitted work from her home base in Sydney, Australia where she works in Interior Design and as a commercial photographer. She has traveled through Asia with many stopovers in India in-between jobs in Italy, the UK and France. Pondy ART thanks Natasha for participating in MOVING IMAGE! To see more of Natasha’s work visit: www.natashamulhall.com Continue reading Getting it out there with Natasha Mulhall
Kaushal Parikh challenges himself by moving between documentary, street and travel photography. An ex-banker turned photographer, he maintains a base in Bombay where, when not on assignment, he focuses his lens on the gritty streets of his city. Kaushal believes street photography is the most honest and raw genre of photography and offers an opportunity to document life most accurately. To see more of Kaushal’s … Continue reading Moving with Kaushal Parikh