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lecture series 2021

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A deep-dive into the constant churn of histories-ideas-practice that mould distinct creative journeys. Join our four speakers as we examine the threads that have transformed their personal practices across their careers.

This series is curated with and chaired by Ranjit Hoskote (poet, cultural theorist, and curator).

Passes are still available. If you’ve missed the previous lectures, we will share a private viewing link for all new sign-ups once registration is completed!

4 Lectures | 4 Maestris | 4 Disciplines

Evolution of Craft


Pratap Bhanu Mehta | July 06
Academician and Political Theorist

Prem Chandavarkar | July 27
Architect, Academic, Writer

Ravi Agarwal | August 10
Artist, Photographer, Environmental Campaigner

Leela Samson | August 24
Bharatanatyam dancer, choreographer, writer

Who is this series for?

almost everyone!

Thinkers, makers, doers, creators | Students and graduates | Working professionals

but, need to

  • Have some professional work experience
  • Commit to all four lectures
  • Submit a final reflective piece in any format

How does it work?
Live access to four lectures, followed by Q and A.

  • All sessions live on Zoom | 18:00-20:00 IST | July to August 2021
  • Participants must attend all four lectures in their entirety
  • A reflective response in any format, is required at the end of the series
  • Donor pass for the series: INR 4,000/- [includes access to all four lectures]

*any changes in lecture timings will be communicated in advance.

Register and get passes here

In this lecture series, these illustrious speakers will discuss questions, explorations, evolutions, and learnings from their personal practices across music, art, culture, politics, literature, heritage, history, architecture, design, photography, environment and sustainability and more!

Each talk by these artists will offer diverse professionals an opportunity to engage with

multidisciplinary inquiries | enduring discipline | search for meaning | enhancing practice and thought

and expand their learning outside the classroom.


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Hourly Schedule

Lecture 01 | Pratap Bhanu Mehta

July 06 | 6:00 PM

Lecture 02 | Prem Chandavarkar

July 27 | 6:00 PM

Lecture 03 | Ravi Agarwal

August 10 | 6:00 PM

Lecture 04 | Leela Samson

August 24 | 6:00 PM


Aug 24 2021


6:00 pm - 8:00 pm



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