Pilot Residency 2000
The Pilot Residency program at KHOJ had no prescribed or curated thematic and its aim was to get a group of creative practitioners together to explore various concepts and ideas through their desired medium. The artists were invited to work together in a large warehouse in Khirkee, New Delhi.
About this edition
This was the first Pilot Residency program organised by KHOJ. The workshop invited artists from the UK, Sri Lanka, and Delhi to work together in a studio, which was a large warehouse space in Khirkee village, New Delhi. The space was offered as a temporary loan from artist and friend Pablo Bartholomew. There was no prescribed or curated thematic; artists were invited to explore various concepts and ideas through their desired medium.
The After School programme at Khoj stems from a desire to activate the Khoj space with a series of engagements scheduled to happen during late afternoon – early evenings. The book reading club in friendship with Parag is one such activation that engages with the children of Khirkee to foster a sense of belonging and community. Childhood, in most cases,…
We are pleased to announce that Khoj and Arthshila are now accepting applications from creative practitioners for a fully-funded, on-site artist residency at Parivartan in Siwan, Bihar. Parivartan is an integrated rural community development initiative by Takshila Educational Society. The Arthshila X Khoj Artist Residency Open Call 2023 is a search for exceptionally talented artists working in Ceramics, Textile, Sculpture…
2001 welcomed the second pilot of this international residency project. The residency was restricted to video and photography, no separate studio spaces were rented. The artists lived and worked in the KHOJ guesthouse. They were networked with various institutions and professionals who could be of assistance to them. A loose arrangement was made with Jamia Millia’ Islamias Mass Communication and…