Events

Walk-through and Discussion with Vishwa Shroff

17 December 2016

The compelling conceptualization and meticulous execution of Vishwa Shroff's on-going exhibition at TARQ speaks volumes for itself. Nevertheless, we believe it's always a treat to learn more from the artist herself. To celebrate her first major solo exhibition at the gallery, Vishwa Shroff will be conducting a walk-through, enthralling us with her eye for the unusual. Join us, as the artist takes us on tour through Drawn Space.


Rewriting Space and Time – A Poetry Workshop in collaboration with the Goethe Institut, Mumbai

26 November 2016

How would today’s world engage with the work of a poet from another time, another land and language? The workshop invites participants to undertake a journey on the sands of time and trigger a process where, starting from a specific text, one reimagines, rewrites, re-images, re-enacts it in the contemporary context.


Canvas Kavita

19 November 2016

Inspired by the paintings from our ongoing show 'Canticle', join us for an evening of curated spoken word poetry with The Poetry Club, Mumbai featuring poets Anu Roche, Neha Bahuguna, Ramya Pandyan and Ashish Khare.


Meet the Master

12 November 2016

In conjunction with the ongoing exhibition 'Canticle' a solo show by Boshudhara Mukherjee, TARQ will host 'Meet the Master', a series of workshops conducted by Art1st.


Sofar Sounds Bombay

05 November 2016

We are delighted to host Sofar Sounds Bombay at TARQ featuring accoustic performances by artists Abeineth, Second Sight and Alisha Pais.


Canvas Kavita

15 October 2016

In conjuction with our ongoing show 'Time and Tide' a photography exhibition by Karan Kapoor in collaboration with Tasveer, join us for an evening of curated spoken word poetry with The Poetry Club, Mumbai, featuring poets Sudeep Padegar, Shashank Garg, Vallari Tulzapulkar, Ashish Khare, Zeest and Ramneek Singh.


Pahala Adhyay

06 October 2016

TARQ will be hosting a screening of Pahala Adhyay (1981), directed by Vishnu Mathur, presented in collaboration with independent film researcher Elroy Pinto.


'Six Readings On...' ARCHIVE

23 September 2016

Curated and conceptualised by Kaiwan Mehta, and produced by TARQ, 'Six Readings On...' is a series of six seminars, each consisting of six lectures by well-known research scholars.


Canvas Kavita

03 September 2016

Inspired by artist Parag Tandel's works, join us for an evening of curated spoken word poetry with The Poetry Club, Mumbai.


'Six Readings On...' TIME

22 August 2016

Curated and conceptualised by Kaiwan Mehta, and produced by TARQ, 'Six Readings On...' is a series of six seminars, each consisting of six lectures by well-known research scholars. The seminars will attempt to present a discursive history of each subject, and the different theoretical approaches that have framed the subject in the academic arena, but more importantly in the sphere of various artistic practices.


Rainbird Poetry Festival : Panel Discussion

23 July 2016

As a part of The Poetry Club, Mumbai's 3rd anniversary event, Rainbird Poetry Festival, would host four of India’s widely admired and read contemporary poets representing more than four languages in their practice of poetry.


Arabic Calligraphy Workshop with Zeenat Kulavoor

29 June 2016

An initiation into Arabic calligraphy, the session will introduce participants to the script, including contemporary practices in art and design. Participants will be shown a live demo on writing in the script, followed by a guided calligraphy session with instructor Zeenat Kulavoor. At the end of the workshop, participants will be given a takeaway guide, as well as a calligraphy kit so that they can continue to practice on their own.


Canvas Kavita

25 June 2016

Drawing parallels with the artworks from our ongoing group show 'In Letter and Spirit', the evening comprises recitations of curated spoken word poetry with The Poetry Club, Mumbai, featuring poets Hussain Haidry, Anu Elizabeth Roche, Mohinder Pratap Singh, Anish Vyavahare and Siddharth Warrier.


Canvas Kavita

21 May 2016

Inspired by the photographs from our ongoing show 'Legacy of Photojournalism : The Deepak Puri Collection', join us for an evening of curated spoken word poetry with The Poetry Club, Mumbai, featuring poets Siddharth Warrier, Ankita Shah,Trupthi Shetty, Manisha Lakhe, Biswadip Sen, Hussain Haidry and Rachana Iyer.


Canvas Kavita

23 April 2016

In conjuction with our ongoing show 'Feedback Loop' a group exhibition featuring the works that include photography, painting, sculpture and performance. 'Feedback Loop' constructs various circuits of cause and effect, tracking the cyclical nature of a variety of forms; join us for an evening of curated spoken word poetry with The Poetry Club, Mumbai, featuring poets Anu Elizabeth Roche, Rohit Kumar, Ankita Shah and Ramneek Singh.


Canvas Kavita

19 March 2016

Influenced by our ongoing show 'Gardens of The Mind' showcasing the works of photographers Swapan Nayak and Gilles Bensimon, join us for an evening of curated spoken word poetry with The Poetry Club, Mumbai, featuring poets Sanket Mhatre, Rakesh Tiwari, Aditya Davane, Johana Mahrat, Siddharth Warrier and Yashna Shree among others.


Canvas Kavita

20 February 2016

Inspired by artist Pala Pothupitiye's works, join us for an evening of curated spoken word poetry exploring the theme of the 'Ramayana' with The Poetry Club, Mumbai.


‘Cartographies’ of Meaning: Towards a Sociology of Contemporary Art

19 February 2016

The presentation will pose the following preliminary question: how and why should sociologists look at contemporary art to read society and its politics?


Bellevue Salons | Pushing Boundaries : Design on the Edge

13 January 2016

Bellevue Salons brings its salon-style conversations to TARQ with a host of exciting voices from across India. In conjunction with our current exhibition, Cratered Fiction, we bring you 'Pushing Boundaries: Design on the Edge'.


The World Before Her

12 January 2016

TARQ will be hosting a free screening of Emmy-nominated documentary, The World Before Her, followed by a Q&A session with writer and director, Nisha Pahuja.


Canvas Kavita

09 January 2016

Based on the themes found in artist Soghra Khurasani's works, join us for an evening of curated spoken word poetry with The Poetry Club, Mumbai.