Amirtha KidambiUnited States
Grants Awarded2016 | Music | India
for a six-week trip to Chennai, India, to intensively study the South Indian Carnatic vocal tradition2016 | Music | India
for a six-week trip to Chennai, India, to intensively study the South Indian Carnatic vocal tradition.
Organized by vocalist, composer and ACC grantee Amirtha Kidambi, the evening features violist Mat maneri, as well as a trio performance featuring Carnatic vocalist Ashvin Bhogendra, Carnatic violinist, improviser, and theater artist Anjna Swaminathan, and Mrudangam composer and improviser Rajna Swaminathan. The concert is followed by a discussion with the performers.
Grantee: Amirtha Kidambi
This outdoor exhibition features thirteen artists -- 3 of the artists ACC grantees -- whose work seeks to make visible the wildness that lies just below the city’s concrete.