a view after the very wet monsoon... the tree guards protect the saplings we planted. Planted are indigenous trees as follows: Shetur (Mulberry), Behdo (Terminalea Ballerica), Aamli (Tamarindus Indica), Goras Amli (Phithecelobium Dulce) , Bordi…
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Theater, Music, Visual Arts, Film & Video, Digital Arts
About Me And My Work
Varsha Nair invites multidisciplinary collaborations and her work encompasses various approaches and genres. She recently initiated Negotiating Routes: Ecologies of the Byways, a community-based project to take place in India over the next 3 years.
She has exhibited solo and collaborative works internationally and in Thailand where she lives. She presented performances at Performance Saga, Basel, in collaboration with Lena Erikkson (2009); at Khoj Live, New Delhi (2008); On the Move, Hong Kong (2008); National Review of Live Art, Glasgow in 2006 and 2004; and at National Review of Live Art Midland, at the Railway Workshops in Perth, 2005
Nair is co organizer of Womanifesto in Thailand (www.womanifesto.com), and editorial board member of the web art journal Ctrl+P (www.ctrlp-artjournal.org)
Born in Kampala, Uganda, Nair has a BFA from Faculty of Fine Arts, Maharaja Sayaji Rao University, Baroda, India. www.varshashavar.com
Places I Would Like To Visit
Vital creative exchanges on all my travels.
Would like to travel in South America
Art Forms And Cultures I Would Like To Engage With
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Varsha! Exciting news: I have been given the green light by the Asia-Europe Foundation to do a detailed profile of Womanifesto for their cultural mapping publication. It will be one of only 4 profiles for Thailand selected from a large pool so I am thrilled . I will send word soon on what more I will need on the project to write it up. Hurray!