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Sculpted Sound: Stringed Instruments from India in Museum Rietberg (5 September 2014 to 9 August 2015) – Switzerland

In November 2013, the Museum Rietberg seized a unique opportunity to purchase a superb collection of lutes amassed by the successful illustrator and commercial artist, Bengt Fosshag of Rüsselsheim in Germany. The acquisition was made possible thanks to the generous … Continue reading

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Streetparade of the gods Exhibition at Museum Rietberg Zuerich – Bastar / Switzerland

Streetparade of the gods 20th July – 11th November 2012 Several years have passed since the Museum Rietberg last dealt with the subject of Indian “tribal art”. The last few exhibitions were dedicated to Indian court art. “Streetparade of the … Continue reading

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eBook & eLearning | Highlighting the Santal’s autonomous aesthetics on a national level: Rare exhibits and photographs of music and puppetry from Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Odisha and West Bengal – National Museum New Delhi

Sacred Record […] Comprising rare photographs of music and dance and daily activities of the Santals, the largest tribe in India spread across West Bengal, Bihar, Odisha, Jharkhand and Assam, the exhibition also showcases films, songs (including a recording from … Continue reading

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Slideshow and Introduction | “Cadence and Counterpoint: Documenting Santal Musical Traditions”: National Museum – New Delhi

Exhibition photo courtesy Dr. Ruchira Ghose and Project Management Unit, National Museum © 2015 | Video & virtual exhibition >> Cadence and Counterpoint: Documenting Santal Musical Traditions On view at the National Museum from 15 April till 17 May 2015 Exhibition catalogue of … Continue reading

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Special exhibition “Cadence and Counterpoint”: Documenting Musical Traditions of Santals at the National Museum New Delhi

This exhibition is a collaboration between the Rietberg Museum in Zurich, the Crafts Museum and the National Museum in New Delhi, with the support of the Swiss federal office of culture. – On show from 16 April 2015 to 17 May … Continue reading

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