World Philosophy Day 2017 Empowering Real Change: Philosophy and Art


NGMA Mumbai, Sir Cowasji Jahangir Public Hall, M G Road, Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400032

Art requires philosophy, just as philosophy requires art. Otherwise, what would become of beauty?” – Paul Gauguin.

A Panel Discussion on “Empowering Real Change: Philosophy and Art” at National Gallery of Modern Art Mumbai on 16th November 2017

On the occasion of UNESCO World Philosophy Day 2017 with Pierre Poulain, Shabnam Virmani, Meeti Desai and Yaron Barzilay

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The National Gallery of Modern Art (Ministry of Culture, Government of India) and New Acropolis (India) celebrate Word Philosophy Day 2017 with a discussion and presentation on “Empowering Real Change: Philosophy and Art”. Photographer and philosopher Pierre Poulain, classical dancer Miti Desai, founder of The Kabir Project Shabnam Virmani and National Director of New Acropolis (India) Yaron Barzilay come together to explore the inherent connection between philosophy and art in its diverse expression. Join us as we explore how philosophy and art together can effect sustainable change and promote beauty and harmony for the individual and society.