Conceived by Anupa Mehta, the Adda will be inaugurated on October 19 with a talk on the theme of Public Space as Creative Hub, where Anil Dharker and Saryu Doshi will be in conversation with Abhay Sardesai (6.30 pm-7.30 pm).
On October 20, city-based artists will paint a tribute to the gallery (6 pm-7 pm). On October 22, there will be a discussion on the architectural elements of the gallery (6-7pm) while on October 23, there will be a session on edible art where Chef Prodipto Das and artist Arunkumar HG will present a food sculpture (6 pm-7 pm).
On October 24, you can catch monologues by Rajit Kapur and Darshan Jariwalla (6 pm-7.15 pm), or learn about art in textiles on October 25 (Ensemble, opposite Lions Gate; 4.30 pm-6.30 pm). Finally, on October 26, you can listen to talks by artists such as Akbar Padamsee and Anju Dodiya(6 pm-8 pm).