Performative Arts

Gauri Lankesh’s Urgent Saaru
Pushpamala, N

In this performance, a personal tribute to Gauri Lankesh, Pushpamala, dressed as the popular representation of Mother India, will cook one of Gauri Lankesh’s recipes in a ritualistic way, making it something like a Mass.

Recipe:
Urgent Saaru—Gauri Lankesh 
Grind together:
8 chopped tomatoes
1 loose cup grated coconut
2 tsps garam masala
2 tsps red chilli powder
½ inch ball of tamarind
2 chopped onions
7-8 pods of garlic
Fry some mustard seeds, jeera and curry leaves and add ground ingredients to it. Boil till it stops smelling raw with 1 tsp salt

The Inside Story

by Katarina Rasic

The compilation of work touches upon various aspects of food, its centrality in human existence and the impact of its production and consumption on contemporary times. The artists dig deep into personal and cultural contexts offering varied experiences of food, its memory and history, its political and social implications and impact on everyday life of the planet.