Art Sparks (Season 4: Through The Looking Glass: The Story Of India’s Independence Through 8 Objects)

Season 4 of Art Sparks, released in the month of August, looks at the story of India’s freedom struggle through eight objects from the MAP collection. Each episode features a MAP team-member from departments that do not work with art objects directly such as Communications and PR, Development, and Events Management.

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History In Action

This episode features Shruti Kondi from the Events Department at MAP, who talks about a nationalistic poster from pre-Independent India.

Episodes

History In Action

History In Action

This episode features Shruti Kondi from the Events Department at MAP, who talks about a nationalistic poster from pre-Independent India.

(Re)presenting The Past

(Re)presenting The Past

This episode features MAP photographer Himani Bajaj, who talks about an interesting collage of Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru and a deity, Satyanarayan.

Tales From The Past

Tales From The Past

This episode features Mounika Nallani from the Development Department of MAP, who talks about a classroom chart for the Uprising of 1857.

Weaves Of History

Weaves Of History

This episode features Shraddha Jadhav from the Development Department of MAP, who talks about a brocade skirt with secret codes.

Stepping Into The Past

Stepping Into The Past

This episode features Surya HK from the Events Department of MAP, who talks about a photograph of Partition refugees by Henri Cartier Bresson.

An Iconic History

An Iconic History

This episode features MAP’s social media manager Nayantara Bharteeya, who talks about the icon of Bharat Mata.

Questions To The Past

Questions To The Past

This episode features project manager Elizabeth Mathew, who talks about a photograph by industrial photographer Mitter Bedi.

Personal Memory, Shared Histories

Personal Memory, Shared Histories

This episode features Shaina Jagtiani, Head of Communications and PR at MAP, who talks about a film poster for the movie “Train To Pakistan”.