News and Projects

Rangoli

Rangoli

Teaching and performing the art of Rangoli is a major part of my practice. For more information, please visit my Rangoli blog, http://rangolibygowrisavoor.wordpress.com/ Rangoli is an ancient ephemeral artform practiced throughout India. Designs are drawn onto the ground, usually in chalk or colored powder and embellished with sand, rice, candles or flower petals. Rangoli is […]

News

News

Latest news on recent and upcoming exhibitions, educational workshops, residencies and community projects

Education

Education

I have been a Teaching Artist for over 16 years, both in the UK and the US, with experience in arts integration and UDL (Universal Design for Learning). I strongly believe in classroom collaboration and creating powerful and innovative art experiences, which students can use to support their learning and empower themselves throughout their lives. […]

Community

Community

I strongly believe in the connective and remedial power of art in the lives of young people and the necessity for an arts education from a young age. Below are just a few examples of the projects and programs I have been involved with over the past 15 years. I have worked in partnership with […]

Lantern-Making

Lantern-Making

To see more information on lantern-making residencies and parade events, please see the Lanterns section of the News page. Hosting a lantern-making residency in your school or community is a unique and exciting opportunity for all students, grades K-12. The residency period culminates in a celebratory, outdoor processional event after dark, that engages students, teachers, […]