Photo and Moving Image Exhibition
This exhibition features photographs that juxtapose, Western Culture and Indian Culture by utilising the form of an Indian Classical dancer in various modern backgrounds in Australia. It also displays the diaspora body in India by way of Indian Classical dancers from a Diaspora background in India. The photo series features various Indian Classical dancers and photographers from Australia and India stemming from marginalised and minority communities.
It also features testimonies from Diaspora dancers and how they have embraced their identity through dance in order to find balance in a new country.
Additionally, videos of dancers in modern spaces sharing their journey will also be on display
Some photos and videos to be featured are below.
The exhibition will be opened with a series of dance performances by featured artists followed by DJ sets by South Asian Diasporic artists who have worked with fusing Indian Classical music and Western music