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Pooja Sood

Pooja Sood tijdens Winternachten 2004 - foto Serge Ligtenberg
Pooja Sood tijdens Winternachten 2004 - foto Serge Ligtenberg

(India 1963) is a curator, chairwoman and coordinator of KHOJ International Artists Association. KHOJ promotes intercultural relations by means of exchange programs. Sood worked with artist groups in Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal, and was for three years the director of the Eicher Gallery in New Delhi. It was here that she initiated an art education project for schoolchildren and adults and she organised twenty or more exhibitions. In January 2002 she was appointed as adviser to the Apeejay Media Gallery, the first new media galery in India. Sood participated throughout the world in forums, concerning contemporary Indian art, art management and South Asiatic art. She is also an art critic and compiler of several catalogues. Sood is at this moment busy organizing a network for artists in South Asia. The exhibition 'From Goddess to Pinup: Icons of Femininity in Indian Calendar Art', which she organised together with Patricia Uberoi, was to be seen in Europe and America.
WIN2003

Archive available for: Pooja Sood

  • Winternachten 2004 – Claiming Artistic Freedom

    Hivos: main debate

    The presentator reports on the individual events and enters into discussion with the artists about some of the various themes that have arisen from these events. Finally each participant gives a personal recommendation to the Dutch relief organizations.

  • Winternachten 2004 – Claiming Artistic Freedom

    Hivos: Khoj International Artists Workshop in Delhi