Due to public demand, Sewara Hospitality & Development Kona extends Delhi’s first multidisciplinary pop up design space to the 3rd February 2013.
Head to Jorbagh Market on the weekends of 26th & 27th January / 2nd & 3rd February 2013 and engage with India’s young and emerging artists, architects and engineers who explore how we eat, think and live.
Located in No. 1, Jorbagh Market, Central Delhi, Kona will comprises a weekend programme of exhibitions, discussions, screenings and workshops, focusing on creative innovation of ‘Indianness’ (what it means to be Indian) with a primary focus on design and art and organic gourmet.
Highlights include graphic-art, live graffiti demonstrations and creative product design as well as raw food demonstrations.
Participating artists include sustainable design duo, Sahil & Sarthak; Shrishti Bajaj, Founder of DesignBait a design and research consultancy, hailed as ‘One of the ‘top 20 creative entrepeneurs in India’; Eco Architect, Martand Khosla and graffiti artist, Anpu Varkey.
Check out the response and events which have already taken place: https://www.facebook.com/konadesignindia?fref=ts
Kona will be open on Saturday 26th January & Saturday 2nd February 2013 10. 00 am – 11. 00 pm / Sunday 27th January & Sunday 3rd February 2013 10.00 am – 6.00pm.
The brainchild of Inderpal Singh Kochaar of Sewara Hospitality & Development, KONA sources curious, innovative design products by Indian artists, architects and engineers. It is a platform for young and emerging independent designers who are experimenting with fresh ideas and challenging our conception of materials and functionalities. KONA celebrates eccentricity and playfulness with creative vision. Our projects combine innovation with the communication of familiar ideas, which is rooted in its Indianness – in unusual and inventive ways.
For more information on KONA, please visit http://thekonapopup.wordpress.com