Put your 2 cents (rupees) in!

Pondy ART  is getting ready for its next show scheduled to open 14 January at the Old Distillery in Pondicherry.  Olya Morvan, a Ukranian photographer, will present “Children in Ritual”.  The show is planned to mix color and black and white images and will focus on kids from many backgrounds across India.  It is going to be ASTONISHING! However, Pondy ART  needs your help to … Continue reading Put your 2 cents (rupees) in!

We like Rule No. 7!!!!

Rule no. 07 DON’T EMBELLISH, INTERRUPT. We need smart urban design, uplifting street lighting and landmark buildings, but public art can do so much more than decorate. Interruptions to our surroundings or everyday activities can open our eyes to new possibilities beyond artistic embellishment. From: the new rules of public art by PUBLIC ART NOW http://publicartnow.com/2013/12/12/the-new-rules-of-public-art/ Continue reading We like Rule No. 7!!!!

WlN SOME, LOSE SOME

Photo Credit:  Yannick Cormier These past three days Pondy ART has definitely seen the truth of that proverb “You win some, you lose some.” We blogged yesterday that we were in danger of losing our current exhibition space on the Beach Road in Pondicherry and asked the public to help by sending letters of support for the project.  We received so many wonderful letters from … Continue reading WlN SOME, LOSE SOME

Pondy ART at RISK!

Pondy ART at Risk! This week Pondy ART  was notified that the owner of our exhibition wall on the Beach Road, Pondicherry may not allow us to continue using his property to “get art out there” through photography.  Pondy ART exhibitions present fine art photography and build awareness of the issues challenging India today for free and directly to the public reaching more than 1 … Continue reading Pondy ART at RISK!