Revival, Renewal, Innovation & livelyhood were the key themes for this retrospective. The Vimor foundation works with handloom clusters across India to revive and showcase ancient forgotten weaves collected through their oral history programs.
Exhibition Design / Art Direction / Installation
the job in a nutshell
Let the drapes do the talking #sareenotsorry
A walk around the space is a lesson in history. Our design involved display mechanisms that reflected stories of heritage textiles, not all in good condition.
using the architecture of Bangalore International center we played with drapes and lenghts of displaying the sarees.
each section was designed with the theme in mind. the gandhi collection hung delicately over pinewood step ladders while the cottons spilled over into the floor below.
Design & Project Management: Malavika Navale. Lighting & Production: Partha & Team Graphic Design: Aumika Curation: Our Ground Works