A Museum for the city (Five Million Incidents)
A project by Avani Tanya
At a moment when neo nationalists are pledging to rewrite and reconstruct historical narratives in school textbooks and museums, the artist proposes to take on the role of an amateur museologist, and create her own personal reading of the oldest museum in the Country — the Indian Museum in Kolkata.
In cooperation with the Goethe-Institut and as part of the new residency format actiRHYTHM, Musicboard provides one Berlin-based pop musician and one Kolkata-based pop musician with a two-stage tandem residency, taking place in Kolkata and Berlin.
The application deadline for the Scholarships & Residencies program is March 1, 2020.