Presenting a vibrant literary, architectural and cultural tapestry, Kerala Architecture Festival- SPACES will throw its gates open in the capital city from August 29, 2019. The first edition of the event will host sessions focusing on art, design, culture, politics and architecture. It aims to create a room for dialogue within the spaces that we are confined to.
The four daylong event will take place at the Kanakakunnnu palace, Thiruvananthapuram. Poet K. Satchidanandan is the festival director and architect T.M Cyriac will curate the event. Touted as one of a kind event in Kerala, the program will witness over 100 panel discussions and tête-à-têtes spread over three stages under a multitude of genres.
The event features an eminent line up of over 500 literary personalities and architect pioneers from Spain, Germany, Singapore, and Srilanka. Cultural programs at nights with a plethora of the best of artists will ensure the entertainment quotient remains aplenty. The art installation by Riyas Komu and film festival curated by Shaji. N. Karun will be an added highlight of the event.
Aimed at making art and architecture inclusive through literature, the literary extravaganza will come to an end on September 1, 2019.