Tag: Kochi

The Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2015
Art, India, Festivals, Kerala

The Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2015

The lawn had large vertebrae shaped blocks scattered about. On closer inspection it looked like the skeleton of some giant denizen of the deep, with a large S-shaped neck. Elsewhere, a Giant Bookshelf held multicolored books of all hues. These¬†were some of the many displays of contemporary art at the […]

The Queen of the Arabian Sea
Travel, India, Kerala

The Queen of the Arabian Sea

The Chinese fishing nets descended into the waters, rising in an almost hypnotic rhythm. The cool breeze blew in from the sea. Ships passed by in the distance. I’m in Cochin or Kochi, this week. Cochin is that veritable multicultural melting pot of humanity in Kerala and things couldn’t be […]