VAICA 2021

an online festival of Video Art by Indian Contemporary Artists
presented by Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Museum in association with Comet Media Foundation
with the support of Bajaj Group Trusts and Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation

curated by Bharati Kapadia, Chandita Mukherjee and Anuj Daga

VAICA 2 will be presented online over 4 weeks during 20 November to 18 December, 2021. This edition of the VAICA festival, FIELDS OF VISION, brings together 78 artists with 121 video works.

Accessible to everyone, free of cost, viewers will have access to sets of thematically categorised video works that they can watch at their own pace through simply logging onto the VAICA website ( The videos will be replaced every week by a new set. Each week concludes with a public discussion featuring one or more of the artists, a cultural critic or commentator, conducted along with the co-curators.

Online Launch and Orientation > 20 Nov
Cartographies of Sensation > 21 – 27 Nov
Orbits of Desire > 28 Nov – 4 Dec
Peripheries of the Real > 5 – 11 Dec
Urban Heterotopias > 12 – 18 Dec

Panel discussions take place online at 7:00 pm on the dates highlighted above.
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Read more on the VAICA 2 thematics here.