Every year Goethe-Institut sends creative and cultural artists to various residencies, also to the sub-continent. They live and work in a different country and a different culture for a while. “Room for new perspectives” is what these residencies offer. This is a unique opportunity for artists from Germany to connect with their counterparts in India.
Especially in the age of globalization it is indeed inspiring for the artists to anchor themselves to a particular place and work on their projects, build long lasting contacts and nurture them without worrying about any economic disturbances. Residencies - an overview in our dossier. Go to Bangaloresidency
In this series of articles Lawai BemBem talks about her time in Dresden in June 2019, where she began working on her new multimedia project titled Yang-Huk-Un: Confabulations which uses the Meetei Mayek alphabet-to-body writing system to investigate the body languages and movements lost in cultural and political assimilation.