KB19 Educational Program began its first series of workshops titled 'Hum Artist - An Art Dialogue' on Monday at SMB Fatima Jinnah School. 'Hum Artists' workshop introduces Ghulam Rasool, the famous Pakistani landscape painter, by initiating critical dialogue about his work and on role of the artist as someone who represents society. KB19 Educational Program aims to connect the young adults and Educational Program Audience by focusing on activities and artists that have environmental concerns tying it in with KB19 theme of Ecology. We have plenty more activities and workshops lined up in the coming months so if you would like to be a part of KB19 Educational Program, please reach out to us at [email protected] #KB19 #KarachiBiennale #HumArtists #KB19EducationalProgram ... See more
Two hundred year old Ficus tree at the Karachi Zoo was introduced to the KB19 team by the Director Mr Kazi. An amazing network of aerial roots that have grown thick as trunks. Definitely one of the horticultural treasures of Karachi. The Zoo is one of the venues of KB19 where over a dozen artists will exhibit their work. ... See more
Last day to apply! Do not miss out on this exciting opportunity!
OPEN CALL Karachi Biennale Trust invites visual artists with performance art experience, for an immersive two day workshop with acclaimed artist and dancer, Isabel Lewis happening on June 29 and 30, 2019. How to apply: • This workshop is open to all visual artists with prior experience in performance art. (Students will not be considered). • Applicants must send their complete CV with details of their performance art in the last two years at [email protected] • Last date to apply is June 19, 2019. Late applications will not be entertained. • Interested artists from outside Karachi are welcome to apply but will have to cover their own travel and stay. Isabel Lewis is a Berlin-based choreographer trained in literary criticism, dance, and philosophy. Lewis’ work ranges from lecture-performances and workshops, to music sessions and installations. Her work was displayed most notably at the Tate Modern; Liverpool Biennial; and Frieze London, among others. Communal Experience in Performing Instantly Created Fiction is an experimental workshop which explores creative new subjectivities through imaginative, playful social interaction. Participants collaborate together to compose situational choreography collapsing elements of the theater format, with fiction-writing, discussion and movement exercises into performative activation. This workshop is in collaboration with the Goethe-Institut Pakistan and NAPA - National Academy of Performing Arts. ... See more
We are happy to welcome The Sultan Mowjee Family as Silver Sponsors for KB19! #KB19 #KarachiBiennale #KarachiBiennaleTrust #SultanMowjeeFamily
KBT presents an excellent opportunity to work with a widely acclaimed artist, Isabel Lewis. Go through the details on how to participate and send in your applications by June 19, 2019! #KB19 #KarachiBiennaleTrust #IsabelLewis ... See more
Birmingham based British-Iranian artist, Mohsen Keiany visited members of our team at KBT office. Stay tuned for more updates regarding KB19! #KB19 #KarachiBiennale #MohsenKeiany #KarachiBiennale2019
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Amin Gulgee, Curator KB17 , recently curated this evening of performance art in Paris.
A video by Chilean filmmaker Juan Francisco González of “ONE NIGHT STAND/COUP D’UN SOIR” An evening of performance art featuring 33 artists at Cite internationale des arts in Paris which happened on the 13th of May, 2019. ... See more
Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia is dedicated to promoting cultural exchanges and nurturing creative partnerships, and we are happy to have then onboard as KB19 Institutional Partner!