BEFORE Pondy ART…

Pondy ART is moving to a new location this month with its exhibition “STREETWISE” by Kaushal Parikh.  The Old Distillery on the Beach Road of Pondicherry has been generously offered by the Lt. Governor Virendra Kataria and the Government of Pondicherry.  Have a look at what it looks like now!!! We will be sure to show what it looks like when we open the exhibition on … Continue reading BEFORE Pondy ART…

About that “Evil Orientalist”…

How to describe Waswo X. Waswo and his work?  Kavita Singh perhaps does it best.  An excerpt of the catalogue essay for Waswo’s exhibition in Gallery Espace in 2012. Go to http://www.mattersofart.net/feature-details.aspx?mpgid=3&pgid=3&fid=21 for the full essay. WASWO X. WASWO: A SONG OF LOVE AND LONGING April 20, 2012 Twelve years ago, the American photographer and poet Richard John Waswo moved to India. Two years after the move, he … Continue reading About that “Evil Orientalist”…

Pondy ART Helps Form Photographers

Photo Credit:  Pascal Reynaud Next weekend Pondy ART, in collaboration with Documentary Photographer, Yannick Cormier, will offer “Access, Observation and the Documentary Image”  a 4 day Documentary Photography Workshop in Pondicherry. The sessions spread over the weekends of 28-29 September and 5-6 October will cover how to hunt down those feature images, improve street and portrait photography, and review current industry trends.  Students will create … Continue reading Pondy ART Helps Form Photographers

Art is Moving : INTERVIEW with Kasha Vande, Pondy ART

Published Today by ART IS MOVING http://artismoving.blogspot.in/2013/09/interview-kasha-vande-pondicherry-india.html What is Pondy Art? Pondy ART is a not for profit organization in Pondicherry, South India that takes fine art photography directly to the public using public venues, like walls on the the main thoroughfares, as exhibition space.  Art is for everyone and often unfortunately it becomes exclusive when it is kept in galleries or private spaces.   We … Continue reading Art is Moving : INTERVIEW with Kasha Vande, Pondy ART