A show of Artwork created by Zorawar Singh, Kai Singh and Miles Singh
French artist, Ana Bloom’s artwork Souffles, Breath was added to the Museum’s collection. The artwork will be available for viewing through mid-July. The piece derives meaning from the philosophies of interconnectedness that are attributed to the Indian subcontinent. “I am the daughter of a two times political refugee father,” says Bloom when talking about the inspiration behind her work. “This family history impacted very strongly my relationship and questioning about the world we live in and my artistic research.” In her introductory text to Souffles, Breath, art curator, Lina Vincent, writes, “Ana’s ‘Breath’ series, is as hard-hitting as it is painterly in visualisation – it brings together nuances of physical experiences with layers of philosophical and spiritual conceptualisation. In the interplay of concealment and revelation, the still images bring to life anonymous beings through the surging, bubbling water. The artwork captures essences of individual breath from across the globe – raising questions on the human condition, evoking degrees of separation and migration in the contemporary world. The artwork becomes more relevant today in Goa when the state is realising migration-related issues of its own. Ana Bloom’s work along with all the other pieces at the Museum will be available for viewing during regular Museum hours.
Come to the library and spend your time engaging in different rain themed activities, including Poetry, film, dance, craft and snacks. We will end with a cup of tea and a rain story! Date: 25th June 2019 Age Group: 8+ Timing: 4-5 pm Fee: Rs. 100/-
Decode a series of complex clues to find your way out and reach your goal! Come to the library and begin your journey on the 27th of June at 4:00 PM. A treasure awaits you. Date: 27th June 2019 Age Group: 10+ Timing: 4-5 pm
The Cinephile Film Club with Sachin Chatte will host the screening of the French film ‘La Ceremonie’ directed by Claude Chabrol on June 27, 6:30 p.m. at the Cinephile Film Club, old GMC Complex. Details: email@example.com
Come and share with us a book that you have read in the recent past. Date: 28th June Time: 5-6 pm Age: 10+
Bookworm preschool morning session Tomorrow, Saturday, 29th of June from 10.00 am to 12.30 pm. This Saturday we will be Reading Aloud a story on the DARK, and will engage in exciting glow in the dark activities, watch a short film, and have some theme based snacks. All that promote literacy in a fun way! For details, call on 09823222665 now.
Soul Travelling is organising its ‘Walk with Legends’ through the beautiful island of Chorao with architect Tallulah D’Silva on June 29, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org
Goan Foodomania in collaboration with Soul Travelling is organising the first ever Secret Food Trail in Panaji on June 29, 6 p.m. The walking trail will include exciting facts about the place, along with food from secret locations. Only 20 slots are available. Details : 9845888995 / 7378301863 / www.soultravelling.in / email@example.com (Contact given number for exact location)
Konkani feature film ‘Glory’ will be screened on June 29 at 7:30 p.m. at Rajiv Gandhi Kala Mandir Ponda. The movie is directed by A Durga Prasad and Tinky George. Details: 9764599958/ 9579091568/ 9145060769
Soul Travelling is hosting a walking trail through Mormugao, which will include visits to Garden, Old Custom House, Mormugao Port and Clock Tower, with historian Prajal Sakhardande on June 30, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The trail is for locals as well as tourists. Snacks, lunch and transportation from Margao and Panaji are included. Details: 7378301863 /firstname.lastname@example.org (Contact given number for exact location)
Join us next Sunday for a talk by Sujata Noronha on the topic The Social in the Act of Reading on 30 of June 2019 from 11:30 am – 12:30 pm at Museum of Goa, Pilerne Industrial Estate, Pilerne, Bardez, Goa. Brief: Reading is often imagined as a solitary activity in an atmosphere of quiet. However, the act of reading is perhaps one of the most socially volatile acts of the mind that compel conversations, sharing, argument, discussion and expression. Through the work of a small independent trust, Bookworm has been journeying through Goa and beyond inciting social acts of reading as a way to a more humane engagement. Sujata Noronha, who directs the work of Bookworm, has an M Phil in Education from the Tata Institute of Social Sciences and is a literacy educator. She will present the myriad ways in which a journey with reading can become a powerful social tool and an act of joy.