COLOMBO ART BIENNALE 2016

November 15, 2016 0

The wheels are in motion for the 4th edition of the Colombo Art Biennale (CAB), Sri Lanka’s largest showcase of contemporary art running from the…

ART : ALIVE AND KICKING

September 14, 2016 0

"The University of Jaffna is today producing some of the best young artists on the island" Amongst the hundreds of contemporary artists that make up…

PUBLIC ART IN SRI LANKA

October 16, 2015 0

This article was previously published in an issue of The Architect and confronts the subject of public art, a genre of art which is more…

Firi Rahman’s series of hyper-realistic portraits focus on the unexpected and unusual, playing with additional elements that attempt to overexpose natural beauty. A new entry…

HIGHS AND LOWS

July 7, 2015 0

It’s a taboo subject often associated with an art scene anywhere in the world. Curators shun the commercialism of the art scene almost completely, while…

Greener Pastures

July 6, 2015 0

It’s been a rather surreal few years; looking back on the time we first started working on professionalizing the local art scene up until now.…

The Vicious Visual Arts

April 10, 2015 1

 It can perhaps be most accredited to the late Mr Geoffrey Bawa that the architecture industry was an integral part of the growth and development…

THE HERD EFFECT

March 15, 2015 1

It’s there, in the political, social and cultural opinions of artists, art critics, curators and basically anyone involved in the art scene anywhere in the…