Art in Numbers:
Overview of cultural activities in Auroville for 2009
2 Dance Performances :
Both Classical Indian Dance Performances.
Artists: Bijoy Shivram and group,
Dances of Manipur by Troupe from North East India.
6 Theatre Plays where shown:
The Guitar (Johnny and Co),
Encounters with Sycorax (Jill and Ellen),
Click (Johnny ad Co),
Ti Na Ni Na Ni (from the Netherlands ),
The Caretaker (Norman),
Nontuk the Giant (Moradokmai Theater Troupe),
and 3 acting workshops/classes where held with:
Isis of Finland, Nikolaus, and Evan Hastings
12 Painting Exhibitions:
Held at Pitanga, Gallery Square Circle, Aurelec Cafe, and Tibetan Pavilion.
Artists exhibited were; Dalaj Eegol, Sivakumar, Hufreesh, Vahula, Perri Lynch, Simon Tamburini, Ka.ty Deslandes, Christiane Faith,Lourdes, Landmann Malpica, Dr. Sirpi Jayaraman, Sivakumar, Claudine, Sonam Lhundup, Tsering Gonpo, Tenzing Namgyal, Hufreesh, Anna Maria, Henk van Putten, Agnus Gastmans & Nele.
3 Photographic Exhibitions:
Leonard and 2 by Ralph K.
2 Variety Exhibitions:
One by Sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik and by One of a Kind a collaboration of AV artists and units with Nele, Hufreesh, Renu, Marie Claire, Marc, Okh, Jea, Kratu, Raghu with AV Papers and Radience
7 Music Concerts:
1 Jazz, 3 Western Classical, 2 Indian Classical and 1 Pop Rock / Artists include: Chloe, Anna, Matthew, Mitcko, Suresh, Liudmila, Ladislav Brozman, Pushkar, Bernard Wacheux; Bernard Wystraete Irshad Khan Anna, Pierre, Edo, Maurizio, Lowell, Gordon Korstange, Umayalpuram Mali
1 Poetry Event:
Tamil Symposium organized by Meenakshi.
4 Art Classes:
Calligraphy by Antarjyothi.
Ceramic classes (ongoing) by Saraswati at the White Peacock. Drawing with Helgard.
Ikebana with Valeria