In this conversation, Imaad and Muvindu meet to present and discuss their art. While the conversation focuses on their artworks presented at Colomboscope 2016 and the sub-theme Kaleidoscopia, the artists are free to explore the common grounds between them in the way they want.
In this conversation, Imaad and Muvindu meet to present and discuss their art. While the conversation focuses on their artworks presented at Colomboscope 2016 and the sub-theme Kaleidoscopia, the artists are free to explore the common grounds between them in the way they want. The conversation is not moderated. The audience is invited to actively participate in the conversation.
Imaad is a poet, rapper and singer-songwriter. His work tends to focus on socio-political issues, often making commentary on current affairs or picking at the scabs of historical blunders. He is the organiser and curator of Kacha Kacha, an underground gig that features poets, rappers and singer-songwriters performing in Sinhala, English and Tamil. He is a regular of the Poetry P'lau collective that gathers at Hansa Cafe every first Saturday of the month, as well as the fortnightly Open Brain session by Stageless Arts. He is the former publisher of the 'Annasi & Kadalagotu' series of chapbooks, and has self-published his own work as e-books on his website. His day job involves him writing and producing video for YAMU.
Muvindu Binoy aka Bo Sedkid is an independent filmmaker, living and working in Sri Lanka. His work is a combination of his generational outlook combined with his influences of filmography and the captured image. His debut solo exhibition titles 'The Holy Merchandise' (2015) and second solo exhibition titled 'Divine Thru' (2016) both took place at Saskia Fernando Gallery. This is Muvindu's second consecutive year exhibiting at Cinnamon Colomboscope.
Muvindu speaks about his work and discusses 'The Perversion of Digital Culture' together with Imaad Majeed in an Artists' Conversation on Tue 30.08 / 17:30.
The Station shows you how to make the classic Sri Lankan Hot Butter Cuttlefish.
ඇහැටවත් පේන්නේ නැති පුංචි වෛරසයක්
Here's a short list of bokken Sri Lankan words and phrases you need to know if you're Sri Lankan or if you're in Sri Lanka. Also, 'bokken' isn't included…
Chocolate-biscuit-pudding is a dessert unique to Sri Lanka - here's an aunty showing you how it's done
ආසයි නෙහ්? කාලෙකට පස්සෙ නේ.. මොකද කියන්නෙ? නිවාඩුව අල්ල කරල,…