T he Delhi Photo festival has just begun at the Habitat Centre. As part of the fest, we have an interesting photo exhibition, ‘Photographing the Street' Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. The show carries some striking black and white photographs by famous photographers. Meanwhile the IIC Experience continues, featuring, among other programmes, a jazz concert by Yuri Honing, Mark Haanstra, Joost Lijbaart and Stef van Es, Odissi dance recital by Madhavi Mudgal and a concert of traditional music instruments of Ethiopia.

October 17, Monday


The IIC Experience: Jazz concert featuring Yuri Honing (tenor saxophone), Mark Haanstra (bass-guitar), Joost Lijbaart (drums) and Stef van Es (electric guitar). IIC, 6.30 p.m.

October 18, Tuesday


The IIC Experience: Odissi by Madhavi Mudgal with her disciples. IIC, 6.30 p.m.


Sitar recital by Reena Shrivastava, disciple of Rabi Chakraborty. Habitat Centre, 7 p.m.

October 19, Wednesday


Exhibition of paintings by Shruti Narayan concludes today. Habitat Centre.


The IIC Experience: Concert of traditional music instruments and dances by different nationalities of Ethiopia. IIC, 6.30 p.m.

Art Exhibitions

Some of the art shows currently on view include:

Group show, ‘Form & Formlessness' by artists like Akbar Padamsee, S.H. Raza, Jehangir Sabavala, Ganesh Haloi, Sujata Bajaj and others. Art Alive Gallery, 120, Institutional Area, Gurgaon till Nov. 5.

Solo show of bronze sculptures by Dimpy Menon. Chawla Art Gallery, C-2, Square One Mall, Saket, till Nov. 30.

‘Circle Of Making II' by Tarshito. Shridharani Gallery, till Oct. 21.

Paintings by Anand Prakash. Triveni Gallery, till Oct. 23.

Annual show ‘Devotion-Invocation' group show by 40 artists opens today. Art Positive, F-213/B, Lado Sarai, till Nov. 5.

Solo show of paintings by Rajendra Dhawan. Threshold Art Gallery, F-213/A, Lado Sarai, till Nov. 8.

‘Photographing the Street' Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka (part of Delhi Photo Festival). Habitat Centre, till Oct. 28.

‘Scriptural Enchantment', a solo show by Jagmohan Bangani. Lalit Kala, Oct. 18. to 24.