COCHI BIENNALE - COCHIN

COCHI BIENNALE - COCHIN

trip highlights  PLAN YOUR TRIP

  • A visit to India's largest contemporary art exhibition
  • A guided walkthrough of the exhibition
  • Enjoy Artwork of 90Artists, music programmes, and intensive workshops

Kochi-Muziris Biennale is India's largest contemporary art exhibition held every two years in Fort Kochi, Kerala, India. The fourth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale, titled Possibilities for a Non-Alienated Life, curated by Anita Dube, opens on 12 December 2018 and remains on view until 29 March 2019. Organized by the Kochi Biennale Foundation, this Biennale will include and bring together practices from the political and cultural margins of contemporary life. There will be over 90 participating artists from more than 30 countries, with works spread across 10 venues. In addition to the main Biennale exhibition, the Foundation will also host the Students' Biennale and the Pepper House Residency. There is also an exciting line-up of performances, screenings, and discussions throughout the 108 days of the Biennale.

Day

1

Arrival Cochin - Local sightseeing
Kochi / Cochin

On arrive at Cochin airport, our representative will receive and escort you to the hotel. Check-in at the hotel and relax. Later proceed for a local sightseeing of Cochin visiting Marine drive which is a picturesque promenade in Kochi. Fort Kochi which is the historical part of the city and home to many tourist attractions. In evening at around 1730hrs, proceed to enjoy the famous Kathakali dance show. Later after the show, return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.


Day

2

Cochin - Biennale Event
Kochi / Cochin

In the morning after Breakfast, proceed for the Biennale event where you will get to see a wide variety of artwork from different artists all over the world. In the evening, return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.


Day

3

Cochin - Biennale Event
Kochi / Cochin

In the morning after Breakfast, day will be free to explore some more artwork and also to attend performances, screenings, and discussions. In the evening, return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.


Day

4

Departure
Kochi / Cochin

In the morning after Breakfast, check-out from the hotel and get dropped at the airport in order to take your flight back home.


Kochi / Cochin - 3 Nights

The Poovath Heritage – An Amritara Resort

3 Star

The Malabar House

4 Star

Brunton Boatyard Cochin

5 Star

Inclusions

  • Accommodation for 03nights/04days
  • Daily Breakfast
  • All transfers and sightseeing by AC Car
  • Entry ticket to the Biennale
  • Guide during the exhibition
  • All Applicable Hotel Taxes

Exclusions

  • Any airfare/train fare
  • Any guide charges
  • Any cost on personal expenses
  • Any other meals unless specified
  • GST 5% additional

Where is this Biennale held in Cochin?   

It takes place around Fort Kochi-Mattancherry

What are the dates for Biennale?   

The fourth edition of Kochi-Muziris Biennale runs from 12 December, 2018 – 29 March, 2019

Other Than Art display, what else is included in this event?   

There is also an exciting line-up of performances, screenings, and discussions.

Which are the best places to dine at fort Cochin?   

Try out the local food at Kashi art café, Loving earth yoga café, Loafers corner café

What to pack before you go?   

Very comfortable sturdy shoes Small bottles of hand sanitizing gel Digital camera to capture the beautiful artwork Sunglasses and Sunscreen Kochi-Biennale Map

Type of Vacation


History & Culture


Festivals

PLAN YOUR TRIP

Kochi-Muziris Biennale is India's largest contemporary art exhibition held every two years in Fort Kochi, Kerala, India. The fourth edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale, titled Possibilities for a Non-Alienated Life, curated by Anita Dube, opens on 12 December 2018 and remains on view until 29 March 2019.
Organized by the Kochi Biennale Foundation, this Biennale will include and bring together practices from the political and cultural margins of contemporary life. There will be over 90 participating artists from more than 30 countries, with works spread across 10 venues. In addition to the main Biennale exhibition, the Foundation will also host the Students' Biennale and the Pepper House Residency. There is also an exciting line-up of performances, screenings, and discussions throughout the 108 days of the Biennale.

Detailed Itinerary

Day

1

Arrival Cochin - Local sightseeing
Kochi / Cochin

On arrive at Cochin airport, our representative will receive and escort you to the hotel. Check-in at the hotel and relax. Later proceed for a local sightseeing of Cochin visiting Marine drive which is a picturesque promenade in Kochi. Fort Kochi which is the historical part of the city and home to many tourist attractions. In evening at around 1730hrs, proceed to enjoy the famous Kathakali dance show. Later after the show, return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.


Day

2

Cochin - Biennale Event
Kochi / Cochin

In the morning after Breakfast, proceed for the Biennale event where you will get to see a wide variety of artwork from different artists all over the world. In the evening, return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.


Day

3

Cochin - Biennale Event
Kochi / Cochin

In the morning after Breakfast, day will be free to explore some more artwork and also to attend performances, screenings, and discussions. In the evening, return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.


Day

4

Departure
Kochi / Cochin

In the morning after Breakfast, check-out from the hotel and get dropped at the airport in order to take your flight back home.


Hotels

Kochi / Cochin - 3 Nights

The Poovath Heritage – An Amritara Resort

3 Star

The Malabar House

4 Star

Brunton Boatyard Cochin

5 Star

INCLUSIONS

  • Accommodation for 03nights/04days
  • Daily Breakfast
  • All transfers and sightseeing by AC Car
  • Entry ticket to the Biennale
  • Guide during the exhibition
  • All Applicable Hotel Taxes

EXCLUSIONS

  • Any airfare/train fare
  • Any guide charges
  • Any cost on personal expenses
  • Any other meals unless specified
  • GST 5% additional

Know before you go

Where is this Biennale held in Cochin?   

It takes place around Fort Kochi-Mattancherry

What are the dates for Biennale?   

The fourth edition of Kochi-Muziris Biennale runs from 12 December, 2018 – 29 March, 2019

Other Than Art display, what else is included in this event?   

There is also an exciting line-up of performances, screenings, and discussions.

Which are the best places to dine at fort Cochin?   

Try out the local food at Kashi art café, Loving earth yoga café, Loafers corner café

What to pack before you go?   

Very comfortable sturdy shoes Small bottles of hand sanitizing gel Digital camera to capture the beautiful artwork Sunglasses and Sunscreen Kochi-Biennale Map

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