Thu 22 Mar | 6pm | Hexagon Theatre
On Thursday 22 March, part of the Birmingham Art Summit, delegates are welcome to this informal launch of the Here, There and everywhere summit from 5.30pm – 7pm. In the HEX theatre we present a showreel of films including an experimental short film programme (Goals Envisioned) curated and produced by Ashok Vish and Sooree Pillay (New Art Exchange) for the BeFantastic Festival 2017.
After an open call, we selected 17 artists to showcase their work at this exciting new festival from 15th to 17th December 2017. The work concerns itself with one or more of the key goals set down by the UN for sustainable development and will be presented over the course of three days.
Detrimental – Ashok Vish Does anyone know what’s going on? – Vishal Kumaraswamy Uproot – Debjita Dhar A Polite Diwali – Nagakarthik MG Ocean within a Drop – Romicon Revola
Cuckoo Forest School – Vinodh Baluchmay Heaven-Hell – Billy Dosanjh - 'Four Women. Five Stories' - Hansa – Kajal Nisha Patel Spit – Jagrut Raval & Wolfgang Obermair 175 Grams – Bharat Mirle & Aravind Iyer
Marble & Concrete – Buren Collective Miilelam Miiyoh – Savyasachi Anju Prabir Pink Lakes, Synchronized Sand – Hannah Raisin Consider the Penguins – Cynthia Wong Model Economy – Oliver Husain and AGO Youth Council Forest – Peter Barnard
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Be Fantastic is a public focused event bringing together leaders across the cultural, tech and research sectors for three days of diverse programming and public art experiences. Through commissions, talks, workshops and dialogue based interactions in Bangalore’s public spaces, we’ll dream of a radical, open, optimistic future together that leverage the best of participatory art and tech practices using the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals as our primary filter.
At 7pm all delegates with summit tickets can attend our evening music event for free:
Aziz Ibrahim and Hardeep Pandhal: Project 70: Asian Blues
Known for his work as lead guitarist for several internationally-acclaimed bands and artists including The Stone Roses, Simply Red, Ian Brown, and Paul Weller, to name a few, Aziz Ibrahim has collaborated with Hardeep Pandhal, Johnny Jay and Dalbir Rattan to present an evening of fantastic live music and superb digital visuals.
To book for this event, please call our box office on 0121 446 3232