Convergence of Art and Technology

Demonstration and talks @swissnex India on 6 and 7 November 2014.

Event Details


swissnex India
#26, Rest House Crescent Road, Bangalore, Karnataka 560001 India


November 06, 2014 10:30 am - November 07, 2014 10:30 am



Ever seen art that has emotions? Visit swissnex India on 6th and 7th November for a one-of-a-kind demo of the art installations of Bangalore based artists Pors & Rao. The demo will be officially opened for the public at 4.00 pm on 6th November 2014 at swissnex India premises.

On the opening day, Ms. Aparna Rao, part of the artistic duo of Pors & Rao, will give a brief talk titled ‘Constructing Mechanical Lives’. swissnex India will also host eminent Swiss professor Einar Nielsen from NTB University of Applied Sciences, Buchs who will give a talk on ‘The Art of Robot Design – Developing Robots from Scratch’. Aparna Rao and Einar Nielsen are developing a strategic long-term cooperation in art and technology and have already worked on a joint project combining the two.

To register for the event, please click here.

(This event is open to the public with free registration)

Programme 6th & 7th November:

Thursday, 6th November
4.00 pm to 6.00 pm – Studio Demo Set up of Pors & Rao’s artwork.
6.30 pm to 7.45 pm – Joint presentation by Aparna Rao and Prof. Einar Nielsen

Friday, 7th November
10.00 am to 4.00 pm – Studio Demo Set up of Pors & Rao’s artwork.

Venue: swissnex India Open Space, Ground Floor, 26 Rest House Crescent Road, Near Brigade Road, Bangalore – 560001