The Rusholme Education Project

Posted on Aug 4, 2013 in Artist-in-Residence, Community, Education, Rangoli
The Rusholme Education Project

This week I’ve had a flashback to a project I was involved with in the Summer of 2006. In conjunction with Shisha (the international agency for South Asian visual arts & crafts), I conducted a series of Rangoli workshops with the Year 6 students of St. Edwards Roman Catholic Primary School, in Rusholme, Manchester UK. […]

Morehead State University, Kentucky.

Morehead State University, Kentucky.

In October 2011, I was invited to Morehead State University, Morehead, Kentucky, to perform and coordinate a participatory Rangoli drawing.The finished design was 5ft x 5ft in size, took over 15lbs of rice in 10 colors and utilized the help of 18 participants over 6 hours.Many thanks to Jennifer Reis, Gallery Director of MSU and […]

Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA

Posted on Apr 3, 2011 in Artist-in-Residence, Exhibitions, Installation, Rangoli
Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA

On the weekend of 2nd and 3rd April 2011, I was invited to the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, MA to perform a Rangoli, as part of Sensational India!, a weekend of creative activities celebrating the arts and culture of India.Two separate designs were provided for children interested in participating in rangoli making. The Rangoli design […]