Public Lecture/ Talk
 

Artist Talk

Syd Burce Short Joe (Australian Indigenous Artist)

25-05-2017

Jointly organized by Australian High Commission of Colombo

 
 

Artist Talk

Associate Professor Ifthikhar Dadi

Cornell University of New York

06-12-2016

 
 

Water Gardens of Sri Lanka

Dr. Shanthi Jeyawardena
11-11-2016

 
 

Trends in Art historiography of Contemporary Sri Lanka

Asst. Professor Sujatha Meegama

Nanyang Technical University, Singapore.

29-09-2015

 

Reflection on a Diary: The Art of Method

Professor Kamala Visveswaran

University Texas, Austin

11-06-2014

 

Art as Resistance

Chandra Gupta Thenuwara


28/08/2013

 

Visual art in Jaffna in 1980’s & 1990’s.

Kamala Vasuki & Arunthathy Ratnaraj


15/ 08/ 2013

 

War & film

Prof. Nalin Jeyasena(Miami university)


26/07/ 2013

 

 

Making homes & engagements in art practice in Tamil Diaspora

Prof Anna Laine.(University of Stockholm, Sweden)

24/07/2013

 

29 Days in Jaffna

Muhanad cadar

02/06/ 2013

 

Theatre:My experiences

A.C.Tarcisius

2002

 

"Still they come from Jaffna"

Ernest Thalayasingam MacIntyre

1997

 

Art of 90's in Sri Lanka

Prof. Jagath Weerasinghe

2003

 

An outline of contemporary architecture in Sri LAnka and its inspiration on my works

Arch. T. Anjalendran

16-07-2004

 

Early soap operas in Rupavahini

Mr. Parakrama Niriella

2009

 

On curation

Ms. Sharmini Pereira

2010

 

Layers of Anxiety

Prof. Jagath Weerasinghe

27-04-2010

 

My protographs

Menika van der Poorten

20-04-2011

 

Documentary films: A sort introduction to 'Patricia Aufderheide'

By Aaron Burton

21-09-2011

 

Modernity in Tamil and Little magazine movement

22-10-2011

Anandakumarasamy: Life and concepts

23-10-2011

 
 

Troskyism and Aesthetics

Banini Vijaya Sriwardena

28-09-2011

 

Occupying the space in between

Ms. Nina Mangalanayagam

25-04-2012

 

 

Programmes 2013 ....

 

Jaffna International Cinema Festival

15-20.10.2017

Serendip Music Lab
In collaboration with Goethe Institute of Colombo and Embassy of Switzerland in Sri Lanka
02-09-2017
Following the Movement : Paper and Theatre
Workshop based performance conducted by Anne Klatt
27-02-2017

Kadavulum Kuddium

Theatre Performance - Directed by K. Rathitharan

Supported by Goethe Institute Colombo.

23-02-2017

   
Dumpu Dinki
Theatre performance by Anne Klatt
20-02-2017


 

Jaffna International Cinema Festival

23-27.09.2016

Solo with a Norse
Children’s Play
In collaboration with Goethe Institute and German Embassy of Colombo
06-04-2016

   

Jaffna International Cinema Festival

15-21.09.2015

The Performance through Workshop

Conducted by dancers Sutharsan Duraiyappa and Malini Pararajasingham

04-06-2015.

Colombo Dance Platform (Transforming bodies)
Children’s Play
In collaboration with Goethe Institute
20-05-2015

Invoking the Goddess
Kattini-Kannaki devition in Sri Lanka
Photography Exhibition by Sarni Jewardene and Malathi de Alvis
21-04-2015

7th European Film Festival

06,07,08-02-2015

 

Musical Concert Talking Horns : Organized by: Gothe Institut German Cultural Centre & Department of Fine arts, University of Jaffna 08/10/2013.

Open edit. Mobile library

Organized by: Asian art Archive, Ground views, Raking leaves & Department of Fine arts & Art & Design unit, University of Jaffna at Christian seva achiram, urumpirai. 15/03/2013 – 30/06/2013

 

Open talk & Open call

06/07/2013. 07/07/2013
Park Street Mews. Ware house, Colombo

Programmes 2000-2012

French film festival

(In association with Alliance Francaise of Colombo)

28.06.2003-01.07.2003

Workshop on Heritage Management

Jointly organized by Department of Fine Arts, Department of Sociology & Jaffna Secretariat for Cultural officers and Cultural management officers

11,12.12.2009

Workshop on ‘Conservation and Preservation of Palm leaf manuscripts’

 

04,05.03.2011

 

 

Programmes 1986-1999

Six months theatre workshop

in association with Cultural Council of Jaffna district (Jaffna Secretariet)

1987


Puthiyathoru Vedu (Drama)

Written by Mahakavi & directed by Dr.M.Maunaguru

10,16.09.1989


Annai Idda Thee (Drama)

Written & directed by Mr. M. Shanmugalingam

in association with Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine

1992


Poikkal(Drama) directed by K. Sithamparanathan

Eru thuyarangal(Drama) directed by N. Sundaralingam

1993


Mala Neekam(Drama)

Directed by K. Rathitharan

1997


Pongoli Nagar(Drama)

Directed by K. Rathitharan

2000

 

Seminars

National Seminar on "Female Deities and Devotion in Sri Lanka: Rituals, representation and resilience"

Supported by Centre for poverty Analysis, Colombo.

24, 25, 26-04-2014


National Seminar on
Female Deities & Devotion in Sri Lanka: Ritual, Representation & Resilience -Parallel performances.
 
Kovalan Kooththu, Mulliyawalai. Amba Vidamana, Ruwanwella

Vetha Ritual performance Kuluthi Paddu and Kombu Muri Ritual, Batticaloa.

 


 

International seminar on ‘Rethinking Sri Lankan Art History: Objects, Methods and Politics’

4 & 5.03.2011

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National Seminar on ‘Contextualizing Jaffna Architecture: Styles and Aspects’

28 & 29.03.2002


 

'Seminar on 'Drama as education'

1993


 

Study Tour and Site Visits

 

Art workshops for A/L Arts students

2008, 2009 -at New Arts Block, Faculty of Arts

2010 -at Teachers Resource Center, Hindu Ladies College

 

 

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