Artefacting’s final events in Guwahati; Culture in Transition on May 19th and May 20th.
Curious but shy, the people of Kohima have slowly opened up over the three days in which the towers have been in action. Here’s how it works: one tower is sent to one part of the city, and the second tower to another location some distance away.
We sat in an empty, whitewashed room under harsh floodlights, but the atmosphere was anything but spartan.
We (meaning the Global Villages team of Alex, Arne, the British photographer, Fabrice, and myself) were in the new building of the Guwahati Artists’ Guild, currently under construction, but still teeming with signs of creativity underneath the rubble, like paintings leaned against building blocks and half-finished sculptures resting between pieces of lumber.