Art Rises for Kerala: Proceeds handed over to Chief Minister

The proceeds of the Art Rises for Kerala auction, organised by the Kochi Biennale Foundation were handed over to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday, July 10 in Thiruvananthapuram. The auction, realised in collaboration with Saffronart, raised Rs 3 crore for...

Shubigi Rao is curator of Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2020

Shubigi Rao is the curator of the fifth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale. Shubigi is an artist and writer known for her complex and layered installations. Her works has been showed in exhibitions across the world, including at the 2018 Kochi-Muziris Biennale. The...

Exchange & Flow Reflections

At a meeting on 5 March 2019, in Fort Kochi, Kerala, India at the Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2018 the Exchange and Flow workshop participants discussed a first draft of the ‘Kochi Declaration for Audiences’ set out below. The Exchange & Flow Writing Workshop came...

Statement from KBF

The board of trustees of the Kochi Biennale Foundation issues the following statement. Following anonymous allegations in the media, Riyas Komu had stepped down from all management positions at the Kochi Biennale Foundation on Oct 19, 2018. In the trustee meeting...

Statement from KBF

In light of the disinformation campaign regarding non-payment of construction workers, the Kochi Biennale Foundation makes the following clarifications. The contractor and his vendors entrusted with the construction of the Biennale Pavilion at Cabral Yard have to-date...

Remembering Okwui Enwezor

The Kochi Biennale Foundation fondly remembers Okwui Enwezor, a Nigerian curator, art critic, writer, poet, and educator, specialising in Global art history. Born as the youngest son of an affluent family of Igbos in Awkuzu in Nigeria in 1963, Enwezor moved to the...