Retelling history through family portraitures

The HINDU- February 24, 2015

“A series of portraits collected from across Tamil Nadu will render a retelling of history and a reflection of local heritage at an exhibition opening here on Wednesday.

The portraits have been collected by researcher Zoe Headley and a team of French and Indian researchers from the French Institute of Pondicherry (IFP) Social Science Department.

The ‘Pondicherry: Heritage of Family: Tamil Studio Portraiture (1880 — 1980)’ show, presented by IFP in collaboration with Pondy ART will open at 5 pm on the IFP’s Beach Road wall for the public and remain open until March 24.  READ THE FULL ARTICLE

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