Transart.2 : The River : 21 January 2018

Transart.2 : The River : 21 January 2018

Littlei & Culture Monks are delighted to present transArt.2 : The River

Immerse yourself in an unique experience with live contemporary music, poetry, performances & art while sailing on the river Hoogly. We will be sailing from the West Bengal Tourism Jetty to Belur and back.
The programming includes live music (electronic & acoustic) ; poetry ; performances ; video & sound art installations.

Date : Sunday, January 21, 2018
Boarding time : 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm. Boat will leave at 7:30 pm sharp.
Return Time : 10:30 pm
Boarding & Return Point :
Map Location :
West Bengal Tourism Jetty
8, Strand Rd, BBD Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal 700001
Entry Pass : Rs 500 per head
pre-booking link :
or pay before you board.
Please contact +91 8697919308 | 9830046963 for any assistance.

The Program

Live Music
Music Performance by Darren Sangita (Global Mystic)

Rivu presents The Incredible Journey of Light 
(The Incredible Journey Of Light‘ just got the nod in The Hindu for being one of the top 10 indian alternative releases of 2017)

Live music performance by Nilein

Tropickle DJ set by Yidam (Varun Desai)

Video Art curated by Wilfried Agricola de Cologne

WOW – Universal Com

Wrik Mead (Canada) – Outcognito, 2017
Yao Kong (China) -B ²EAU²T²Y, 2014
Lisa Birke (Canada) – Endgame, 2016
Francesca Leoni (Italy) – Ego- Crazia ( Chapter 1), 2016,
Ronnie Sluik (Netherlands) – ronnie s likes to know, 2017

WOW Finland

Curated by Simo Saarikoski for Videokanava Tampere
Linda Jasmin Mayer (Finland) – ”Dove Fermarsi? (Where to Stop?)”, 2017
Liisa Ahola & Veera Salmio (Finland) – ”Dictator”, 2017
Anna Knappe(Finland) – ”Camp Europe”, 2017
Taina Valkonen (Finland)- ”Forest Poem”, 2017
Veera Nelimarkka (Finland) – ”Medical Record”, 2017
Sabotanic Garden (Finland) – ”Uuno Turhabuto/King of Dance vol.2”, 2007

Performance Poetry
Inam Hussain Mullick
Joie Bose
Pradip Chatterjee
& others

Performance & Performance Art
Soumudranil Sarkar
& others

Sound Art Installation
by Josh Grey – Jung

Video Installation
by Baishampayan Saha

F&B by Zee’s Coffeeshop

About transArt

A new experience in contemporary art, performance and music, interacting with new spaces and the audiences. bringing together art & artists from across the world to interact, learn and create an experience which are provoking & cutting edge.


Synthfarm: 9 to 11 February 2018

Synthfarm: 9 to 11 February 2018

Welcome to Synthfarm

A three day residency set in the lush tropical surroundings within a spacious green farm, at Dattapukur (45 kms outside urban Kolkata). A bi-annual summit where a milieu of producers, DJs, musicians, sound-engineers and DIY geeks gather from all over the country to learn, collaborate and showcase emerging technology. Synthfarm aims to demystify music production, sound synthesis and understand the studio. One can learn how to build your own sound gadgets.

Synthfarm episode five (9/10/11 February 2018)
presents brand new courses, faculty and new immersive experiences. In February 2018, Synthfarm completes 5 editions since its inception in March 2015 counting over 70 attendees and 8 expert faculty.

Watch Synthfarm Edition 1/2/3/4 Promo

Whether you are an aspiring Producer, DJ, Sound Engineer, Synth-geek or Tech-nerd, Synthfarm is an unique opportunity to learn, enhance and share your skills. Synth-Farm offers a three day journey into multiple learning experiences in the field of electronic music and sound. The residency is based on a series of courses per day, be it basic, professional or practical as per your needs.

The founders of Synthfarm have created an unique space, the only one in India, with an attitude based on sharing and caring. Synthfarm invites you to a very affordable yet incredibly unique residency. In addition to 15 hours of workshops spread over 3 days, you can enjoy the the flora and fauna and eat chef-prepared fresh organic farm produce.

Further, we suggest you indulge in the night barbecues with music listening sessions. In addition, Synthfarm attendees get access to selected reading, listening and viewing media in the field of electronic music and related technology.

Register Online

Registration fee 
[Early Bird] 
INR.7000/- if you register before 24thJanuary 2018. 
[Last Minute Bird]  
INR 8300/- in case you register after 24th January 2018

[Due to limited capacity at the farm, we have to provide for in advance for every detail of your stay, space and comfort]

Both packages include:

– Airport transfers from Kolkata airport or the city.
– Accommodation at the farm.
– Healthy meals and beverages.

In case you cannot make it for this edition, help us spread the good word and effort, by sharing this page on your social media and personal music networks.