Calender of Events ( 31-6 August, 2016 )

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  • Exhibition
    Restoration of Haveli Dharampura, ChandniChowk - an exhibition of photographs by VijayGoel

    Venue : Delhi 'o’ Delhi Foyer

    01st July - 31st July, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Telling Stories Through Pictures by Campfire Graphic Novels. - The exhibition will focus on the evolution of graphic novels and how it can be used as a tool for ‘infotainment’
    Inauguration Entry by invitation only      *Subject to change*

    Venue : The Centre Attrium, Opposite Information Centre

    01st July - 31st July, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Freedom Of Thought - Group exhibition of paintings by various artists - SunitaAgarwal, ParulGarg, Deepali Jain, PoonamSaini, Richa Sharma, Sonia Kumar, AnuradhaMadan, ShikhaJamwal, PreetiKodesia, Tapasya, Nawal Kishore, Prince Chand

    Venue : Open Palm Court Gallery

    27th July - 31st July, 2016
  • Exhibition
    A Hue of Devotion - Solo exhibition by Ritu Gupta

    Venue : Visual Arts Gallery

    29th July - 03rd August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Shades of Cities - Solo photography exhibition by HimadriGarg

    Venue : Convention Centre Foyer

    30th July - 31st July, 2016
  • Theater

    THEATRE - Repeat of AGP World’s production, 2 To Tango 3 To Jive (Hindi/English/130mins)Wri. & Dir. SaurabhShukla. Cast:SaurabhShukla, AchintKaur, SadiyaSiddiqui, PreetiMamgain. What happens when the proverbial midlife crises knocks and then barges through the doors of Parminder Singh Sethi’s mundane existence? Caught between continuing with his monotonous life and the enticing prospect of turning things around, this comedy drama play chronicles his journey as it ebbs and flows with practical, comic, ambivalent, confusing and passionate tides on a stage. Tickets at Rs.500, Rs.350 & Rs.250 available at the Programme desk, IHC, from July 5 onwards for IHC members only. Open to all from July 8. An Old World Culture presentation
    Timings:- 4:30pm & 7:30pm



    04:30 pm
  • Exhibition
    A Hue of Devotion - Solo exhibition by Ritu Gupta

    Venue : Visual Arts Gallery

    29th July - 03rd August, 2016
  • Workshop
    Art Workshop by Rohit Kumar Sharma -
    Classes every Saturday and Sunday
    Timings: Saturdays, 2.30 pm - 5.00 pm and Sundays, 11.30 am - 2.00 pm
    Fees: Rs. 4,500/- for three months. The workshop is only for adult participants

    Venue : Palm Court Conference Room

    01st August - 31st August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Shahar -e -dilli - exhibition of sketches on Delhi’s architectural ruins by Yajanika

    Venue : Delhi 'o’ Delhi Foyer

    01st August - 31st August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Our Everyday Portraits - exhibition of paintings by Shantala Palat

    Venue : Convention Centre Foyer

    01st August - 05th August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    My Observations and Investigations - solo exhibition of paintings by Kirandeep Mathru

    Venue : Open Palm Court Gallery

    01st August - 05th August, 2016
  • Music Dance
    MUSIC & DANCE - Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam 2 Day Festival of Music & Dance. Hindustani classical vocal recital by Swarnima Gusain, disciple of Kishori Amonkar. Accompanying artistes: Sarit Das on Tabla, Vinay Mishra on Harmonium, Bharat Bhushan Goswami on Sarangi. Followed by Bharatanatyam recital by Jin Shanshan, disciple of Leela Samson, and her troupe from China. Collab: Swaraanjali Institute Of Dance, Drums And Harmonic Arts

    07:00 pm
  • Exhibition
    A Hue of Devotion - Solo exhibition by Ritu Gupta

    Venue : Visual Arts Gallery

    29th July - 03rd August, 2016
  • Workshop
    Art Workshop by Rohit Kumar Sharma -
    Classes every Saturday and Sunday
    Timings: Saturdays, 2.30 pm - 5.00 pm and Sundays, 11.30 am - 2.00 pm
    Fees: Rs. 4,500/- for three months. The workshop is only for adult participants

    Venue : Palm Court Conference Room

    01st August - 31st August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Shahar -e -dilli - exhibition of sketches on Delhi’s architectural ruins by Yajanika

    Venue : Delhi 'o’ Delhi Foyer

    01st August - 31st August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Our Everyday Portraits - exhibition of paintings by Shantala Palat

    Venue : Convention Centre Foyer

    01st August - 05th August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    My Observations and Investigations - solo exhibition of paintings by Kirandeep Mathru

    Venue : Open Palm Court Gallery

    01st August - 05th August, 2016
  • Music
    MUSIC - Day 2 of Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam, Festival of Music & Dance. Hindustani classical vocal recital by Prof. Swarnamoy Chakraborty, disciple of Pt. Arun Bhaduri. Accompanying artistes: Subhandu Das on Tabla, Vinay Mishra on Harmonium. Followed by Sitar recital of Pt. Amitava Chatterjee with Kousik Dutta on Tabla. Collab: Swaraanjali Institute of Dance, Drums And Harmonic Arts

    07:00 pm
  • Talk
    TALK - Protect Child to Protect Humanity by Kailash Satyarthi, Child Rights activist and recipient of Nobel Peace Prize, 2014. Chair: DR Kaarthikeyan. Collab: Foundation for Peace, Harmony and Good Governance

    07:00 pm
  • Exhibition
    A Hue of Devotion - Solo exhibition by Ritu Gupta

    Venue : Visual Arts Gallery

    29th July - 03rd August, 2016
  • Workshop
    Art Workshop by Rohit Kumar Sharma -
    Classes every Saturday and Sunday
    Timings: Saturdays, 2.30 pm - 5.00 pm and Sundays, 11.30 am - 2.00 pm
    Fees: Rs. 4,500/- for three months. The workshop is only for adult participants

    Venue : Palm Court Conference Room

    01st August - 31st August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Shahar -e -dilli - exhibition of sketches on Delhi’s architectural ruins by Yajanika

    Venue : Delhi 'o’ Delhi Foyer

    01st August - 31st August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Our Everyday Portraits - exhibition of paintings by Shantala Palat

    Venue : Convention Centre Foyer

    01st August - 05th August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    My Observations and Investigations - solo exhibition of paintings by Kirandeep Mathru

    Venue : Open Palm Court Gallery

    01st August - 05th August, 2016
  • Film
    FILM CLUB SCREENING - Kothanodi (Assamese/2015/115mins) Dir: Bhaskar Hazarika. Kothanodi is based on characters and events described in 'Burhi Aair Sadhu' (Grandma's Tales), a popular compendium of folk stories compiled by Assamese author, Lakshminath Bezbaroa. Collab: The Indian Express

    07:00 pm
  • Workshop
    Art Workshop by Rohit Kumar Sharma -
    Classes every Saturday and Sunday
    Timings: Saturdays, 2.30 pm - 5.00 pm and Sundays, 11.30 am - 2.00 pm
    Fees: Rs. 4,500/- for three months. The workshop is only for adult participants

    Venue : Palm Court Conference Room

    01st August - 31st August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Shahar -e -dilli - exhibition of sketches on Delhi’s architectural ruins by Yajanika

    Venue : Delhi 'o’ Delhi Foyer

    01st August - 31st August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Our Everyday Portraits - exhibition of paintings by Shantala Palat

    Venue : Convention Centre Foyer

    01st August - 05th August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    My Observations and Investigations - solo exhibition of paintings by Kirandeep Mathru

    Venue : Open Palm Court Gallery

    01st August - 05th August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Collectively Independent 2016 - group exhibition of paintings & sculptures by various artists

    Venue : Visual Arts Gallery

    04th August - 09th August, 2016
  • Dance
    DANCE - Kuchipudi recital by Sailaja, disciple of Guru Vempati Chinna Satyam

    07:00 pm
  • Film
    DOC FILM - Song Of The 'Other' Firefly (Hindi/English/2014/31mins). A joint student effort tracing the evolution of ‘Jugni’, a feminine spirit often found in Punjabi folk music and Sufi tradition. A Bohemian Musician (Hindi/English/2015/12mins). Dir. Rochak Sahu. A student film on the life story of Keshav Lal who collaborated with the likes of Laxmikant Pyarelal and V. Shantaram. Fate brought Keshav Lal and his wife to the streets of Pune where they played music for a living. The screenings are followed by a Q&A with the filmmakers. Collab: Kriti Film Club

    07:00 pm
  • Workshop
    Art Workshop by Rohit Kumar Sharma -
    Classes every Saturday and Sunday
    Timings: Saturdays, 2.30 pm - 5.00 pm and Sundays, 11.30 am - 2.00 pm
    Fees: Rs. 4,500/- for three months. The workshop is only for adult participants

    Venue : Palm Court Conference Room

    01st August - 31st August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Shahar -e -dilli - exhibition of sketches on Delhi’s architectural ruins by Yajanika

    Venue : Delhi 'o’ Delhi Foyer

    01st August - 31st August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Our Everyday Portraits - exhibition of paintings by Shantala Palat

    Venue : Convention Centre Foyer

    01st August - 05th August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    My Observations and Investigations - solo exhibition of paintings by Kirandeep Mathru

    Venue : Open Palm Court Gallery

    01st August - 05th August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Collectively Independent 2016 - group exhibition of paintings & sculptures by various artists

    Venue : Visual Arts Gallery

    04th August - 09th August, 2016
  • Film
    FILM - Singapore Film Festival. 7 Letters (2015/ 116mins) The film features 7 of Singapore’s acclaimed filmmakers who made 7 short films, or ‘love letters’, about what Singapore means to them on the occasion of Singapore’s 50th anniversary of independence. Followed by an interaction with filmmaker K Rajagopal. Collab: High Commission of the Republic of Singapore

    07:00 pm
  • Music
    MUSIC - Dhrupad Sabha - Pakhawaj recital by Mrinal Mohan Upadhyay, vocal recital by Dr. Madhu Bhatt Tailang. Collab: Pandit Siyaram Tiwari Memorial Sangeet Trust

    07:00 pm
  • Talk
    TALK - Vireniyat -1 (Viren Dangwal Smriti Kavya Goshthi). Poetry Reading and Discussion. Participating poets: Rashmi Bhardwaj, Sooraj Sahravat, Annan Kapheel Darvesh, Usman Khan, Sudhanshu Firdaus, Achyutanand Mishra, Ramesh Prajapati, Anita Bharti, Gurvinder Azad, Avinash Mishra, Mrityunjay, Anupam Singh and Sunita. Collab: Jan Sanskriti Manch Delhi

    07:00 pm
  • Talk
    TALK - IHC-ICRIER Urban Conversations Series. Health Challenges in Urban India by Dr. Naresh Trehan, Chairman and Managing Director, Medanta, The Medicity
    Bio: Dr. Naresh Trehan, a renowned Cardiovascular and Cardiothoracic surgeon, is Chairman and Managing Director, Medanta - The Medicity, which is a 1500 bedded multi super specialty medical institute, offering cutting edge technology and state of art treatment facilities at an affordable cost. As founder and Executive Director of the Escorts Heart Institute and Research Centre, he conceptualized, created and managed the Centre from 1987 to May 2007. He graduated from King George Medical College, and trained and practiced at New York University Medical Centre Manhattan USA. Dr. Trehan is recognized by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Cardiothoracic Surgery.
    Dr. Trehan has received many prestigious awards, including the Padma Shree and the Padma Bhushan Award, presented by the President of India. He was the President of the International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery (ISMICS), Minneapolis, USA 2004-05, and has received Honorary Doctorate Degrees from three prestigious universities.

    07:00 pm
  • Workshop
    Art Workshop by Rohit Kumar Sharma -
    Classes every Saturday and Sunday
    Timings: Saturdays, 2.30 pm - 5.00 pm and Sundays, 11.30 am - 2.00 pm
    Fees: Rs. 4,500/- for three months. The workshop is only for adult participants

    Venue : Palm Court Conference Room

    01st August - 31st August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Shahar -e -dilli - exhibition of sketches on Delhi’s architectural ruins by Yajanika

    Venue : Delhi 'o’ Delhi Foyer

    01st August - 31st August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Collectively Independent 2016 - group exhibition of paintings & sculptures by various artists

    Venue : Visual Arts Gallery

    04th August - 09th August, 2016
  • Workshop
    FILM APPRECIATION WORKSHOP -
    New American Cinema
    By Dr. P. Cooper, California State University, Los Angeles
    August 6 & 7
    4:00pm – 7:00pm
    Fees: Rs.2000 for Habitat Film Club members
    Rs.2500 for others
    This two-day workshop will explore recent American cinema, particularly independent cinema. Various facets of independent filmmaking in the United States since the late 70s such as aesthetics, context, formal characteristics, issues of authorship and production come under its scope.

    06th August - 07th August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Infinite Diorama - exhibition of paintings by Jyoti Sateeja

    Venue : Convention Centre Foyer

    06th August - 10th August, 2016
  • Exhibition
    Art Vroom - group exhibition of painting, photography & sculptures

    Venue : Open Palm Court Gallery

    06th August - 10th August, 2016
  • Film
    DOC FILM - Singapore Film Festival. Singapore Minstrel (English/2015/87mins) Dir. Ng Xi Jie. The film revolves around Roy Payamal, a veteran Singapore busker of Indian origin. Roy has been practicing his art with a ceaseless conviction since the 80s. The documentary gradually expands its gaze to the wider community of buskers in Singapore, providing us with candid looks into their personalities, while providing a simple discourse on artistic expression and the purpose of busking. Followed by an interaction with director Ng Xi Jie and central character Roy Payamal. Collab: High Commission of the Republic of Singapore

    07:00 pm
  • Film
    DOC FILM - Yoga: The Divinity of Grace (English/2016/32mins) Dir. Benoy K Behl, culture historian, photographer and filmmaker. Shot in India, Vietnam and USA, this documentary discusses the essence of yoga and draws perspectives from some of the finest yoga practitioners of today. The filmmaker will introduce the film and answer questions.

    07:00 pm