Biennale at Kochi from tomorrow, 12 -12 -12The first ever Biennale at Kochi is to start on 12th December, 2012. The festival is focusing on various art forms being done by artists from different countries. The venue is the area within Fort Kochi and Mattanchery belt. Different ancient structures there chosen as the syages for the conduct of the items.
The festival is to last for three months. This is the first Biennale in India. The selection of this location is mainly because of the historical importance of Kochi and its nearness to Muziris, a place already identified as having historical ties with ancient business transactions with other parts of the world.