Welcome to Srinagar Biennial Basel the Swiss node of Srinagar Biennale International!

For its first edition the Swiss node is focused mainly on Performance Arts and Multimedia based works, along the following curatorial guideline:
Art as a difficult place l Art from a difficult position

It brings together Performances in Public, Art and Virtual spaces; eight Swiss and Indian artists to an intense residency in Basel to develop collaborative works; an exhibition with international artists; panel discussions on contemporary Performance Arts and Workshops for students.

The curatorial thread runs through the Srinagar Biennale Basel in multiple ways.

Dates / Venues:
Episode 1: ONLINE - March 17, 2018
Performances in real and virtual spaces between Basel and Bangalore (India)
Venues: HeK (House of Electronic Arts Basel)
..............Swissnex India, Bangalore

Episode 2: LIVE in Basel - April 06 - 15, 2018
Performances in public spaces and at the venue, Exhibition,
Panel discussions, Workshops and a Performance Arts Residency
Venue : Ausstellungsraum Klingental
, Basel (Switzerland)

For more details click on Program (Deutsch) or Program (English)

All events are FREE. This is possible with the generous Support from many Foundations, Organizations and individuals. However, we still need more funds and have launched a Crowd Funding Campaign for a short period. Please donate whatever you can..

When a Butterfly flaps its wings somewhere,
it may rain elsewhere.

Our digital CATALOGUE is now available.
A net-based, public art project
We invite you to participate and help build a Cloud Link across countries.