About the Artists:
Kala Ramesh - Poet, editor, anthologist and festival director, Kala’s initiatives culminated in founding ‘INhaiku' to bring Indian haiku poets together in 2013. She has taught haiku and allied genres at Symbiosis International University and the Katha National Writers Workshop since 2013. Her book Beyond the Horizon Beyond, was awarded a Rabindranath Tagore Literary Prize Certificate for ‘excellent contribution to literature’ 2019 (see reviews in Frogpond, Haibun Today, and Contemporary Haibun Online).
Photographer Ashok Viswanathan’s interests are mainly culture, portraits, travel and fine art images. In the last several years he has exhibited his works in National and International exhibitions in 35 countries and won several awards as well as a large body of published work. In recent years he has been honoured with the FFIP (Fellow- Federation of Indian Photography) and an EFIAP (Artist -International Federation of photographic art).
Rakesh Chaurasia, the nephew and child prodigy of flute maestro Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia, has a famous name to live up to. Amongst the promising musicians of the second generation, Rakesh has carved a niche for himself as an accomplished flautist. Rakesh’s flute has matched note and rhythm with wind instruments of other cultures as well as having performed jugalbandis with Carnatic and world famous instrumentalists.
Rohan Kevin Broach is a poet, filmmaker, and photographer from Delhi. He has a passion for telling stories using unique visuals and imagery.
Drishya Productions is an independent Indian film production company, formed by Shivang Khanna in 2015. Our main focus is quality storytelling with aesthetics.