Unmuting the subject of partition: rhythms of depression and the ongoing crisis of the modern European subject Kolar Aparna & Manju Sharma In this paper we wish to engage with the entanglements between geopolitical moments such as the partition of India/Pakistan, ‘asylum crisis’ (since 2015), and more recently COVID-19 in EU and rhythms of arriving […]
As the love trickles down, reading performance of my own written text during a residency with Het Huis, duration of performance is 20 minutes, October 2022.
Interview published in Mister Motley performed by Hidde van Greuningen, online October 2022. The interview was based on a visit to the exposition Gospel at the Museum Catharijneconvent.
Accompany, installation consisting of hand-sewn Kantha blankets made from saris, blanket sizes vary and are approximately 120cm width x 300cm length, image is from a solo exhibition at Het Huis, October 2022.
Everyday racism and discrimination faced by international students in the Netherlands, interview with Metropolis M. Interview was published in the hardcopy version and the stories of 8 international students were published online, both in issue September 2022. This research consists of 8 conversations with ex-students and their struggles in the Netherlands. This article makes visible […]
Charcoal on Hands, contribution to Fire, Trandisciplinary project at HKU Masters Fine Art led by Christina Della Guistina, WG Punt, Amsterdam, June 2022.
A sharing of artworks, texts and performances by 5 HKU Master Fine Art alumni, in collaboration with Utrecht University Law Faculty. ART. 1 explores how Article 1 of the Dutch constitution translates and unfolds in both personal and political urgencies when considering equality and discrimination. Together, the participating artists try to navigate their positions through […]
Solo exhibition at MIJ Ijsselstein, from April – July 2022. Where does kinship begin and where does it end? How far reaching is it? Who and what does kinship include and exclude? If kinship speaks of belonging then it must also speak of exclusion. Who are the gatekeepers? Who decides with whom and what we […]
Bus journeys, story-telling performance at the Annual Danish European Community Studies Association Conference. Panelist in conference in Copenhagen on mobility and European crises, on everydayness. Duration 30 minutes, December 2021. Co-writing and reading diasporic bus journeys that encapsulate the notion of ‘always just arriving to Europe’. Writing bus journey stories as ways of being together […]