LECTURES / SYMPOSIUMS
Jayashree Chakravarty in dialogue with Roobina Karode
17 March 2021| 6:30 pm IST
Live on Zoom, Facebook and YouTube
Zoom Webinar ID: 979 6721 5863
17 March 2021
Kiran Nadar Museum of Art presents the online series, 'Revelations' where artists expound on their practice, sharing moments of creative discovery and insights into their art-making. The third from the series will unfold a dialogue between Jayashree Chakravarty and Roobina Karode.
Jayashree Chakravarty was born in 1956 in Khowai, a riverine town in Tripura. She completed her BFA from Visva Bharati in Shantiniketan and later on obtained a post graduate diploma in Fine Arts from Maharaja Sayajirao University, Baroda. From 1993 – 95, she was as an artist- in – residence at Aix en Provence. Interactions with contrasting cultures, the idea of memory and investigation of a natural past within an urbanscape came to influence the artist’s practice. Her works comprise of dream-like installations and paintings composed of experimental self-made material through the method of layering. She lives and works in Kolkata.