Join us on September
for two eventful evenings of short, focused art showcases and talks spanning the fields of art, design, music, sound, and creativity!
KADLONDON 2017 is a two-evening creativity conference. The first night features a solo photography art exhibition: Creating Durga. The conference will conclude on the second night with an international panel discussion covering art, design, music and sound and creativity.
September 4, 2017
Doors at 6:00 pm
Art Exhibition opening ceremony at 6:30pm.
September 5, 2017
Doors at 6:00 pm
Talks and Panel Discussion from 6:30pm - 8:30pm
The Nehru Centre
8 S Audley St, Mayfair, London
W1K 1HF, UK
Interaction between Art and Design and their value in Cultural Representation
Smrita Jain will begin the evening with her keynote on interaction between art and design and she will share works that include, Ateem (a Hindi typeface), 3D typographic art, graphics-based advertising posters for Incredible India and her upcoming book, Fat Free Samosa. Each piece offers a different perspective and breaks stereotypical impressions of Indian culture.Website
Currently, Laura is a Ph.D. student at Crisap – UAL, where studies the new tendencies in curatorial practices and cultural management in sonic arts.
Curating Sonic Labs: Defining new strategies for the public exhibition of sound art.
This talk introduces practice-based research that identifies and critically addresses key issues in curating sound art and how it differs from contemporary visual arts curation. Garcia works to identify possibilities in curating sound art outside the institution with a focus on alternative practices to enrich the curatorial scope.Website
Alok is a Ph.D. Researcher at the University of Liverpool. He is also the Artistic Director at Milapfest, Britain’s leading Indian arts development trust.
Indian Musical Identity
The talk analyses the invention of new traditions in Indian Classical Music, the Great British Gharana,and the process of innovation. The project is part of the larger study of the movement of the Indian diaspora and their cultural identity around the world.
Sylvie has collected art for more than 20 years,with a passion and commitment to promote contemporary and emerging talent. She is the moderator for the evening's panel discussion.
Panel Discussion: Kaleidoscope of Art and DesignWebsite
Thank you to our sponsors for helping us present this free event!Register and join us for two eventful evenings of short, focused art showcases and talks spanning the fields of art, design, music, sound, and creativity! Register
After two days filled with inspirational presentations, you will not only be refreshed but you can also apply your newly acquired knowledge to your own work. You will meet incredible artists, designers, and curators and can speak with them on a one-to-one basis.
KADLondon2017 is for anyone who loves art, appreciates creativity and has open mind. It's for someone looking for a different perspective in an overly simplified world.
KADLondon2017 is an international affair, featuring a diverse roster and high-quality presentations. The conference will take place at the historical Nehru Centre, London, known for its high-caliber cultural programming and involvement with the local arts community. This isn't just another conference. It's a culturally immersive experience.
No further explanation needed. Some of the best things in life are, indeed, free! We suggest that you take up this opportunity!Register and join us for two eventful evenings of short, focused art showcases and talks spanning the fields of art, design, music, sound, and creativity! Register