Odisha Biennale, an international festival of art and cross-cultural exchanges, slated to commence here in October, would witness an amalgamation of diversified cultures from across borders. This year the theme for the event is ‘Mélange’ and the organisers have decided to hold the programmes with global participants from October 26 to November 1. Orissa-Biennale-2015 will be spearheaded by celebrated Japanese Odissi and contemporary dancer Masako Ono.
1.Pt.Hari Prasad Chaurasia-Internationally acclaimed flautist of India.
2.Raphael Perret- Zurich based artist, exploring the interplay between physical and virtual spaces.
3.Natsu Nakajima-Japan based BUTOH dancer.
4.Wood Vibes-Switzerland based drummers.
5.Tsuyoshi Hirano-Live Painter from Japan.
6.Marta Cicionesi-Cinography set designer.
7.So & Co-Japan based choreographer and artistic director.
8.Rie Goto-Poet based in Tokyo.
9.Yuko Kaminami-Japan based Butoh dancer.
10.Shapeshift Collective-Performance company, created by sujay saple.
11.Nanako Koyama-Curator from Japan.
12.Takayasu Hattori-Photographer from Japan.
13.Antymark-3D Mapping artist.