The French Ambassador inaugurates the exhibition “Space-Time and Place: the Culture of Indian Maps” in Hyderabad
Under the aegis of Bonjour India, H.E. Mr. Alexandre Ziegler, Ambassador of France to India proudly presented the exhibition titled “Space-Time and Place: the Culture of Indian Maps” hosted by the Krishnakriti Foundation in Hyderabad.
Space-Time and Place explore perceptions of space – human interactions, behaviour and discovery – across the Indian subcontinent from 15th- to early-20th centuries. It juxtaposes traditional Indian notions of space-time and cosmology with the almost contemporaneous emergence of western mapping.
This exhibition is open to public till 25th January at the Telangana State Art Gallery, Hyderabad.
The French Envoy and his team also met Sri KTR Rao, Hon’ble Minister for IT, Municipal Administration and Urban Development, government of Telangana, during this visit to Hyderabad.