Nickle at Noon – Curating in India: Presence and Belonging

Thursday, February 27 - 12:00 PM

Kanika Anand explores our nuanced interactions with the earth through three projects that each underline site-specificity, artistic process and material as points of departure. Her talk will bring into focus assertions of human presence and notions of belonging.

Kanika Anand is an independent arts manager, writer and curator. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in History from Delhi University and a Master’s degree in Art History from the National Museum Institute, India. She has been curatorial fellow at the Centre National d’Art Contemporain, Grenoble, France (2012-13) and fellow at the Global Cultural Leadership Programme, organised by the Cultural Diplomacy Platform and the European Cultural Foundation (2018). She is Founder of the nomadic curatorial platform Parked-at, and Curatorial Team Member of the Indian Ceramics Triennale.

Shalina Vichitra, Where on Earth, Acrylic and charcoal on canvas, 2011.

Kanika Anand