About Curry and Conversation: A Photographer’s Journey with Susan Aurinko
Lunch and conversation with award-winning photographer Susan Aurinko moderated by Monica Badlani.
Susan Aurinko has shown her photography in exhibitions at Rencontres D’Arles in France, in Marghera Photography, Mestre, and Il Museo Mullini, Portugruaro, Italy, and at Ganges Art Gallery in Calcutta, India, as well as in the US. Her 35 image exhibition about India, entitled STILL POINT, INDIA, will open at Kriti Gallery in Varanasi, India in 2011, and will tour India’s largest cities, sponsored by HP. In 2008, the proposed cover image for the book of the same name won both a Jury Mention and a Public Choice Prize in the PX3 Awards in Paris.
Aurinko’s work appears on several book covers, including The Stranger Among Us, Slut Lullabies and Ariel, and four of her photographs are included in the Museum of Contemporary Photography’s permanent collection. In addition, many of her images hang in private collections in France, Italy, Monaco, the UK, and across the US.
Monica Badlani, is a management consultant and collector driven by a passion to increase the visibility and accessibility of Contemporary Indian Art in the U.S. Her recent venture, Veranda8, focuses on achieving this goal through art education, advisory, advocacy and dealership services.