The daughter product of Galerie88 in Kolkata, Sree Goswami established Project 88 in Mumbai in 2006. Though exposed to the functioning of an art gallery from an early age, it was after completing her Diploma in Contemporary Art from the Sotheby’s Institute in London that she decided to venture into contemporary art. Through Project 88, her aim has been to seek out emerging talent and showcase it alongside more established Indian and international artists. Since its establishment, Project 88’s programme has systematically pushed the boundaries of a commercial space by showcasing cutting-edge video art, performances and photography apart from paintings and installations. The gallery regularly participates in various art fairs, including Frieze, Arco, Hong Kong Art Fair, Art Dubai, and India Art Fair. Many of its artists are in major international collections and are featured regularly in the most prestigious biennales and museum shows.
The event focused on the transformation of gallery practice, its contexts and directions, with special reference to the way in which some of the city's major galleries have negotiated their activity in recent years. We saw how each one has…MORE DETAILS