Bhubaneswar, 08th July, 2016 (OdishaLIVE Bureau): ‘Tribhanga, Explorations in Odissi Dance’, a distinctive initiative by Padmashree Ileana Citaristi, the Founder of Art Vision, in collaboration with Teamwork Arts is being organized on the 13th and 14th of July at Kamani Hall, New Delhi, in celebration of Art Vision’s 20th anniversary.
Four Odissi group compositions, choreographed by Dr. Citaristi and performed by the Art Vision Dance Academy repertory group will be presented during the Festival.
The opening production will showcase a work inspired by the tale of Saraha, the founder of the Tantric discipline in the Tibetan region, called ‘Saraha’, with music by Anwar Khurshid and Laxmikanta Palit This will be followed by ‘Kaala’, a dance production on the concept of Time, with text by Devdas Chhotrai and music by Annada Prasanna Pattanaik.
The second day will open with ‘Karuna’, a work inspired by Mother Theresa’s life, written by Devdas Chhotrai and Prafulla Kumar Mishra and put into music by Laxmikanta Palit. The next presentation will be ‘Siddharth’ based on the famous novel written by Hermann Hesse with music by Annada Prasanna Pattanaik.
Art Vision was founded in the year 1996 by Dr. Ileana Citaristi along with a group of artists belonging to different disciplines such as dance, music, painting and literature who wanted to have a common ground for sharing experience and creative ideas. Along the years Art Vision has organized different unique Festivals such as ‘Festival of Films on Performing and Visual Arts’, ‘Kalinga Mahotsav’, ‘National Festival of Martial Arts’, ‘Remembering Guruji’ in memory of Guru Kelucharan Mohapatra and Sangam Festival, a confluence of two dance styles, which has reached the 11th edition.