Here you will find Kala Sangam news, industry updates and information about upcoming projects, events and opportunities, as well as highlights and achievements. We welcome approaches for guest blogs on the topic of south Asian arts and artists. Please do keep checking back to stay in touch with what’s happening.
Educationalist Laiqa Sheikh joins Kala Sangam as our newest Trustee
Laiqa Sheikh is an educationalist and started her career as a teacher in 1982. She has held teaching and management jobs in community arenas, schools, colleges and universities. She has managed many international projects, published in national and international journals and have participated in many research projects. She is currently a visiting lecturer at a University in Finland and also works as an educational consultant. She has been […]
NEW Spring/Summer season – starting in February 2018!
2018 is a hugely significant year for Kala Sangam. Since 1993 this organisation has brought the very best in South Asian arts to the city and throughout our Spring/Summer 2018 season we will be celebrating this – at our 25th Anniversary Gala dinner, with Santoor and Qawaali performances, and in our exhibition space through the […]
The Middleton Corpus move in as our artists-in-residence for the duration of 2018
The Middleton Corpus are a group of contemporary dancers inspired by nature who create a seamless combination of acrobatics and dance, who have moved into Kala Sangam as our Artists-in-residence for the duration of 2018. The Middleton Corpus were in residence for a week-long residency in 2017, where they worked on their new piece Seedling for Hull […]
Are you looking for some work experience in the arts here in Bradford? We offer a variety of artistic and non-artistic opportunities to get involved with at Kala Sangam. If you are interested in learning about arts or arts administration, there are a variety of learning avenues for this at Kala Sangam. It is also a […]
Kala Sangam and Balbir Singh Dance Company collaborate to deliver workshops with Bradford schools
In the run up to Balbir Singh Dance Company’s Double Bill in December, the climax of our Autumn/Winter season in 2017 here at Kala Sangam, we worked in partnership with the company to deliver engagement projects around the Bradford District. Contemporary dancer Kimberly Hardy and Kathak dancer Sanchita Mazumdar from BSDC worked with children and […]
Dr Alan Wood an avid supporter of south Asian arts and a regular attender of concerts and events at Kala Sangam sadly died in September this year and we all at Kala Sangam express our deepest sympathies to his wife and family at his untimely passing. Alan had an interest in restoring instruments and set about replacing […]