Holizomb : Not all who wander are lost, and other such profound cliches
The st+art Mumbai street art festival was organised in the months of November-December 2014 with artists from 10 different countries working extensively across several regions of the city. The largest wall of the festival, however, was painted by Mumbai based artist Ranjit Dahiya (Bollywood Art Project) on the MTNL Building.
In January 2014, German artist Heindrik ‘ECB’ Beikirch and Indian artist ANPU painted a mural at the Delhi Police Head Quarter. The total height of the mural is 158 feet which makes it the tallest mural of the country. It was done as part of the St+Art Delhi street art festival.
St-Art Delhi is a street art festival that took place in New Delhi over a couple of a months. It began in urban village of Shahpur jat in South Delhi where artists from across India and the world came and painted murals with permissions from the locals. This is what happened in the first week.
The Vinyl Records are an all girl post-punk / indie band from the city of New Delhi. They are also all regular girls living in the city of New Delhi which is clearly established as being unsafe for women. This piece explores their music, and what it means to be a girl in the city of New Delhi.
The Aerosol Assassins crew is a newly formed graffiti crew from the city of New Delhi.
Over a weekend, they decided to do a wall in Khirkee Village, and called me over to come check it out.
I decided to carry my camera and do a little feature on them. This is the wall they ended up with
Extension Khirkee is a community art project that took place in the urban village of Khirkee in South Delhi. A region which is truly reflective of the disparity in the socio-economic setup of this city, with opulent malls and hotels just a stones throw away from the narrow lanes of an urban slum.
The Carnival of eCreativity is a 3 day event held in the foothills of the himalayas in Saataal, Uttranchal, India.
It is a coming together of artists and practitioners across mediums
to present their explorations into their form
with a focus on technology based innovation
Say hello to ‘They Flying Souls,
The inhouse resident band of Thiar Jail, South Asia’s largest Prison complex.
This story features Delhi based Band Menwhopause who held music workshops with the prisoners,
the culmination of which was a performance with the inmates.