March 2, 2020

Doug Saunders‘s (2011) prophetic assertion in the ‘the Arrival City’ about ‘the great, and final, shift of human populations out of rural, agricultural life and into cities’ seems to be falling flat under the strong populist winds and anti-migration sentiment sweeping...

February 28, 2020

Almost 9 months into our socially engaged art practice through Studio Otherworlds located in Kapashera, Delhi, we have had some profound observations about the possibilities and limitations in art engagement and social reform in Delhi's peripheries. With the spirit of...

February 27, 2020

Extended Urbanisation: From State Strategies to Everyday Life

RC21 2020, Session #61 


Christian Schmid ( and Nitin Bathla (, ETH Zurich

For this session, we invite papers to expand the analytical notion of ‘the city’ in t...

February 15, 2020

An academic and an artist, both educators, join hands to transform a conflict-ridden settlement of migrant workers at Kapashera, by encouraging them to express themselves artistically. ART IS a powerful instrument of change for the better. It gives expression to the re...

February 14, 2020


Nitin Bathla & Sumedha Garg awarded a grant for their ​

Socially engaged art project 'Apna Khet in Kapashera' by 

KHOJ Foundation

The year long art project would seek interventions in Kapashera (cotton village) located in Delhi's green belt which today accommodate...

May 26, 2016

Dear Friends from the Past,

I am writing back to you a year after the demolition of the Hall of Nations. I have been made to use the commemorative stamps that were released in  conjunction with the demolition, that as you will note do acknowledge the folly that the demo...

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