Moving between a PhD and Photography…

Gowri Shankar is a PhD scholar in computer science and passionate about computer, psychology, music and photography. Art, to him, is the only form of expression when words fall short of conveying what is intended. Photography in particular is a form of art that he believes should not just capture scenes but also convey some emotion, message, mood or story. Gowri likes his pictures to have an … Continue reading Moving between a PhD and Photography…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY Pondy ART!

On February 2nd, 2013, Pondy ART opened its first exhibition in Pondicherry, India.  And we have kept right on getting art out there through photography ever since! In our second year we hosted 3 solo shows, 2 group shows and the photography festival, Pondy Photo 2014.  We showcased the work of 53 photographers from around the world in our ongoing effort to build awareness of the issues challenging … Continue reading HAPPY BIRTHDAY Pondy ART!

Bindi Sheth moves….

Bindi Sheth learnt photography from architect-photographer Dinesh Mehta and worked on a series of portraits of artists for a joint exhibition and held her first solo exhibition of photographs at Art Heritage, New Delhi. She had a joint show of her photographs on Ahmedabad, at Alliance Francaise d’Ahmedabad, followed by Transportraits at Jagori. She also participated on theme of RECOVERY for PIX a Photographic Quarterly, … Continue reading Bindi Sheth moves….

Moving along with Peter Kabel…

PETER KABEL Prof. Peter Kabel – b.1962 Germany, studied Visual Communication and Philosophy in Hamburg. After studying Visual Communications and Philosophy in Hamburg, Peter Kabel worked for many years as editorial designer for various international and German magazines and newspapers. He founded companies like Trend Büro and Büro Hamburg, as well as the consulting firm for digital media Kabel New Media. Besides his work as … Continue reading Moving along with Peter Kabel…

Moving with Laurent Ouisse

French photographer, Laurent Ouisse began his career in arts and culture early interacting with creators, artists and street theater companies like Royal de Luxe. In 2006 he began concentrating his camera lens on the Indian megacities of Delhi and Mumbai. Taking the pulse of the streets and suburbs of contemporary, urban India he creates a street “movie” of his surroundings which will be consolidated into a book scheduled for publication later … Continue reading Moving with Laurent Ouisse

Pondy ART is all heART.

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.

Andreas Deffner pushes Pondy ART out there…

  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…