Winterlude: A Season in Delhi

Winterlude: A Season in Delhi by Chitvan Gill documents the lives of nomads from Kashmir who seem to go unnoticed during their stay in the capital every winter. Each year, over a thousand families of Kashmiri migrants settle in an unknown corner of the city, in their charming, colourful tents, her to escape the bitter cold in the Valley.

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An Exhibition of Photographs by Chitvan Gill

Curated by Teteii Tochhawng

Delhi is a city of secrets, and hides many a surprise in its urban embrace. In a quiet and unknown corner of the city, each year, over a thousand families of impoverished Kashmiri migrants set up a quaint encampment of colorful tents, to escape the bitter chill of winter in their homes in the Valley. Portraits of some unlikely nomads from Kashmir. Gallerie Romain Rolland, Alliance Francaise de Delhi 72, KK Birla Marg, Lodi Estate, New Delhi 110003 May 27-29, 2015 Opening at 6:30 pm on May 27, 2015 Chitvan Gill is a writer, independent filmmaker and documentary photographer and has worked on social and developmental issues, urbanisation and urban culture.  

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