Archive for October, 2013
Berlin Art Link's review of the (e)merge art fair says: "DC-based, Bangladeshi-American artist-activist, Monica Jahan Bose performed Unwrapped. With a 216-foot sariâ€”covered with writing from the women of Boseâ€™s ancestral island village in Southwestern Bangladesh as part of a storytelling and eco-empowerment projectâ€”Bose wrapped and...
Wonderful time interacting with people at the TEDx Mid-Atlantic Conference. I presented the project through a muli-media installation and my daughter Tuli helped with the interactive workshop. We had two screens to present the Her Words: Storytelling with Saris film, I created a sari installation,...
This review of the exhibition "Layer by Layer: Storytelling with Saris" came out today In Art Asia Pacific. Click here for the link.
The Sublime Virtue Performance was on the cover of the Brooklyn Paper. Here is the article.
This article came out about the performance at the DUMBO Arts Festival right after the fair! Epoch Times Article here.
Monica Jahan Bose's performance UNWRAPPED using the saris from this project was described in a review of (e)merge art fair in Berlin Art Link. Quoting from the review: "DC-based, Bangladeshi-American artist-activist, Monica Jahan Bose performed Unwrapped. With a 216-foot sariâ€”covered with writing from the women...
We are performing this Thursday Oct 3 @ 6 pm and Sunday Oct 6 @ noon at the (e)merge art fair, Capitol Skyline Hotel, 10 Eye (I) St SW, Washington DC. Link to flyer: UNWRAPPED QR