Archives of the Present: Mayank Austen Soofi and Dayanita Singh in conversation (Introduced by Anna Gerotto)
A new event from the cultural program organized around Edmund de Waal’s exhibition “psalm” (May 8th-Sept 29th, 2019)
Venice, 22/05/2019 at 5.30 p.m. Ca’ Bottacin (Dorsoduro 3911)
Archives of the Present: Introducing the Mayank Austen Soofi Archive
Introduced by Anna Gerotto
Mayank Austen Soofi is a writer, blogger, journalist and photographer based in Delhi, India. For more than a decade he has been creating stories and images out of the megacity. Artist Dayanita Singh calls him the “Chief Archivist of Delhi”. Mayank Austen Soofi is now organising his ongoing work, a literary and artistic form in itself, into a massive online archive.
In the garden of Ca’ Bottacin from 4.30 to 7.30: “Somewhere in Delhi collection – Prints on Khadi”, a project by Anna Gerotto based on Mayank Austen Soofi’s photos.
Please find here the complete cultural program organised around Edmund de Waal’s psalm.
Learn more about psalm here