Kabir Mohanty


Kabir Mohanty is an Indian filmmaker and video artist. His most recent four-part work, Song for an Ancient Land, is a 4 ½ hour essay around contemporary India. The work was shown at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York in 2012, and more recently at the Kochi Muziris Biennale from December 2016 to March 2017. Over a period of thirty years, he has presented his works at various film festivals, art galleries and museums. He is currently working on a miniature 9-channel-video 16-channel-audio installation. He was educated at Presidency College in Calcutta and at the University of Iowa. From 2002 to 2004, he was a Visiting Artist at the Art Department, University of California Los Angeles.

卡比爾.默罕迪(Kabir Mohanty)是電影製片人兼視像藝術家,曾就讀於北爾加答的總統學院(Presidency College in Calcutta)及愛荷華大學。2002 至 2004 年,他於洛杉磯的加洲大學藝術系任駐校藝術家。他的四部曲作品 Song for an Ancient Land 是一部長達 4.5 小時的影片,以當代印度為主題的故事。該作品於 2012 年、2016 年 12 月至 2017 年 3 月,分別於紐約古根漢博物館(Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York)及穆吉里斯雙年展(Kochi-Muziris Biennale)展出和放映。過去三十年,不同電影節、藝術廊及博物館都可見其作品身影。目前他致力於一個微型 9 視頻、16 音頻的安裝。