India : Asia

Literature Wales / Llenyddiaeth Cymru

Writers Chain

India-Wales Writers Chain aims to build cultural connections between Wales and India through literature.

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Dewi Glyn Jones / Elfen

Hay International Fellows

31/08/2011

Welsh writers Jon Gower and Tiffany Murray were announced as the inaugural Hay International Fellows during Hay Festival 2011. The fellowships will give Jon and Tiffany the opportunity to experience each of Hay’s growing international portfolio of festivals and to develop their own work and projects through their year long tenure.

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Pal o My Heart, Earthfall

Publishing Next, Goa

30/09/2011

Elin Haf Gruffydd, Director of Mercator Institute at Aberystwyth University, played a key role as keynote speaker at Publishing Next, a major conference in India exploring the development of social media and technological innovations on the publishing industry.

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National Dance Company Wales / Cwmni Dawns Cenedlaethol Cymru

National Dance Company Wales tour to India

01/11/2011

National Dance Company Wales is working with STEM Dance based in Bangalore on a 3-city tour of India in November 2011.

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Pal o My Heart, Earthfall

I, Adra 2012

Building upon the ongoing success of the India Wales Writers Chain and looking ahead to Cardiff hosting WOMEX in 2013, Wales Arts International will be developing an exciting series of creative collaborations between musicians from India and Wales under the title I Adra.

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Pal o My Heart, Earthfall

Cadwyn - India 2014

23/10/2014

The growing and long standing cultural relationship between India and Wales has inspired many artistic expressions, some of which Wales Arts international and the Arts Council of Wales have been proud to originate and support.

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© Eurig Salisbury

India - Wales

21/03/2016

Wales Arts International has supported a number of projects between artists from Wales and India over the years – many of which resulting in challenging works and lasting partnerships.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Cox, Richard

Richard Cox was supported to take the Open Books exhibition tour to Rajasthan, India in January 2017

www.richard-cox.co.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Campbell-Moore, Roy

Roy Cambpell-Moore received funding for himself, Ann Sholem and Phil Williams to collaborate with Indian artists in January/February 2017.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Mathews, Jessica

A proposal to support 2 residencies in India for Welsh artists as part of The Rejoinders project.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Mathews, Jessica

A proposal to support 2 residencies in India for Welsh artists as part of The Rejoinders project.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Olion Byw

The folk band duos, Olion Byw were supported to collaborate with musicians at the Tagore House in Kolkata and perform the results at the Gorbhanga Festival.

http://www.olionbyw.com

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Phil Williams - Cascade India - 2014

Williams, Phil 07/01/2014

Phil Williams received support to work with Delhi based Danceworx contemporary dance company to research and start initial development of a new collaborative dance piece and to develop a schools based project in Goa.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Smith, Robert

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Shepherd, Caitlin

Support for textile artist Caitlin Shephard to undertake two residencies in Northern India as part of her continuing experimentation with sustainable and alternative methods of textile printing.

www.toomuchneverenough.org.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Morgan, Clare

For Dr Clare Morgan to travel to Delhi in India and Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia to develop cross cultural exchange with practicing writers, devloping her own skills in writing and criticism and to explore the potential for co-operation between writers from India, Mongolia and Wales.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Charlton-Blore, Lynn

In Jan - Feb 2009 to visit India to research sites of cultural and religious significance in Delhi, Agra, and Kolkata, also undertaking workshops with The National Institute of Fashion Technology

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Jenkins, Nigel

For NIgel Jenkins to undertake a research and research tour of the North East Indian states of Meghalaya, Assam, Mizoream, Sikkim, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura and Arunachal Pradesh, and to collaborate with two Indian writers.

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Cox, Richard

Richard Cox will travel to Rajasthan for the first part of an exchange exhibition featuring artists from Wales and India, that has developed over the past 20 years.

www.richard-cox.co.uk

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Image by/Llun gan Hugo Glendinning

Earthfall Dance Ltd.

The aims of this project are to create new relationships and contacts in India, with a view to promoting Earthfall's future work outside of Europe.

http://www.earthfall.org.uk

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Elfen/Dewi Glyn Jones

Commonwealth Games

03/10/2010 - 14/10/2010

Multi Sport Event

India Dance Wales

Exclusive Bharatanatyam Dance Recital by Vibha Selvaratnam

31/12/2010

Professional Bharatanatyam Dance Recital with live music.

Hay Festivals

Hay Festival Kerala

12/11/2010 - 14/11/2010

A celebration of languages and cultures with a strong element of Malayalam language and its history, coupled with laughter and music in beautiful surroundings which are accessible to all. The first edition of the Festival will offer around forty events over three days and evenings, with a mix of international and Indian participants.

Hay Festivals

Hay Festival Maldives

14/10/2010 - 17/10/2010

A celebration of one of the world’s most hopeful new democracies and oldest island cultures.

Roy Campbell-Moore

India Exchange Tour

01/11/2011 - 31/12/2011

International tour of National Dance Company Wales’ repertory to India in Autumn 2011.

Literature Across Frontiers

Indian Poetry Connections

07/12/2010 - 18/12/2010

Poetry translation workshop and performance.

Image by/Llun gan Academi

India-Wales Writers’ Chain: An Evening of Literary Readings Inspired by and from Wales

15/11/2010

India-Wales Writers’ Chain is a programme managed by the British Council. It is generously supported by the Welsh Assembly Government’s International Relations Programme. Conceived and developed in close partnership with Wales Arts International, the programme aims to develop a meaningful cultural relationship between Wales and India through literature; to raise the profile of Wales in India through literature initiatives; and to develop sustainable initiatives between organisations in Wales and India with the capacity to continue their engagement together. The programme will run from November 2010 until March 2012.

India Dance Wales

Bharatanatyam Dance Recital by Vibha Selvaratnam

06/01/2011

Professional Bharatanatyam Dance Recital with live music.

India Dance Wales

Bharatanatyam Dance Recital by Vibha Selvaratnam

08/01/2011

Professional Bharatanatyam Dance Recital with live music.

Hay Festival Kerala 2010, gan/by Prajith Thirumala

Hey Festival Kerala

17/11/2011 - 19/11/2011

International version of The Hay Festival Wales. Literary and arts events over 3 days.

Eran Gisin, Black Milk gan/by Ohad Naharin, Photography/Ffotograffiaeth Roy Campbell-Moore

National Dance Company Wales tour to India

28/11/2011 - 07/12/2011

International Artist Exchange: NDCWales tour to Chennai, Bangalore and Delhi whilst STEM Dance Kkampni tour to Wales to perform Vajra.

Wales - China 2017

Thomas Martin - Stratum 50 - Open Books

India Wales

Hay Festival Kerala

Patagonia 150

Patagonia - Marc Rees