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Linear Extension

By 9th September 2023February 5th, 2024Exhibitions, Participatory Workshops

Linear Extension focuses on the issues of our environment in the process of development, through the process of dialogical aesthetics. Dialogical Aesthetics is the creative process that shapes an aesthetic by using both tangible and intangible human capacities through collaborative experiences, community building, and collective knowledge production.

This participatory workshop explored our imagination towards a sustainable future and how we can employ both economic and technological advancement for preserving our natural environment and habitats. This also expanded our understanding of how transformative thinking can contribute to the imagination of an equitable future.

Linear Extension was conceptualized and facilitated by Anupam Singh (Artist and Educator, Navi Mumbai), for children at the Child Care Centre, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) in collaboration with The White Paper Project, Mumbai.

This workshop was also held for members of New City Limits, a non-commercial cultural collective in Navi Mumbai. The outcomes of this workshop was part of the inaugural exhibition, New City Limits (November 17-24, 2013) at the Vaikunthbhai Mehta Research Centre for Decentralised Industries (VMRCDI), in collaboration with the Yusuf Meherally Centre and Khadi Gramudyog Andolan, Navi Mumbai.

9th September, 2023 | 11.00 am to 4.oo pm | Child Care Centre, TIFR.
1oth September, 2023 | 11.00 am to 4.oo pm | New City Limits at VMRCDI.

Workshop Highlights