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Chennai, Thursday, June 12, 2014

Changing audience in the evolution of dance

The launch of Dr. Gauri Krishnan’s book was part of Dance India festival in Singapore. »
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Chennai, Tuesday, June 10, 2014

A warehouse worth its salt in its heyday

Salt Cotaurs, a ramshackle godown belonging to the Southern Railway, on Walltax Road, at once makes us imagine the kind of trade and commerce that flourished in the city »
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Chennai, Thursday, May 29, 2014

The hidden layers: Walls as mnemonics

For 15 months, Paul Cohn had his base in Chennai while in India. Cohn started to take photographs focussing on the abstract images formed by fragments of posters on walls. His fascination propelled... »
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