Darshan and Its Journey
The B&H Event Space (420 9th Ave., Manhattan)
This class highlights Manjari Sharma’s former projects, leading onto to her latest body of work, Darshan. Darshan aims to photographically recreate images of Gods and Goddesses pivotal to mythological stories in Hinduism.
Darshan’s story began with a pilot image and a pitch on Kickstarter. Most recently it was featured on The New York Times ’The Lens Blog’ and NPR’s Picture blog. Come join Manjari to learn more about Darshan’s journey through its Kickstarter fundraising process. This class will also showcase some exclusive images and videos from the behind the scenes of Darshan featuring the large scale production of crew and craftsmen that took place in India in 2011.