« La Nuit des Idées » in a Santhal village
The Consul General of France Damien Syed took part in the “Nuit des Idées” (“Night of Ideas”) and “Night of Theatre” organized on 28 January 2017 in the Santhal village of Borotalpada (220 km south-west of Kolkata).
Curated by Trimukhi Platform in partnership with Institut français en Inde, this Nuit des Idées included dance and theatre performances, sound and light installations, night wanderings, and round-tables where specialists and philosophers discussed the link between art and thinking.
The participating artists and thinkers in this night-long programme came from Calcutta, Paris, Madrid, Berlin and Montreal.
The theme of the Nuit des Idées 2017 was “a world in common”. This night of debates was organized this year in 40 cities all around the world.