Dartford to receive visit from Indian Patachitra artists

Internationally renowned arts organisation Kinetika have launched Silk River, an ambitious project which explores the unique relationship between London and Kolkata through artistic exchange between communities along the Thames Estuary and India’s Hooghly River. Silk River culminates in Sept-Dec 2017 with two river walks, where the stories of the 20 communities involved will be revealed to local, national and international audiences, through the reveal of 20 hand-painted Bengali silk scrolls and accompanying performances. Dartford Borough Council Leader Jeremy Kite expressed his excitement at our town being a part of the project, “The prospect of celebrating our river connections and...

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