The Art & Photography Foundation delivers and supports a series of educational programmes and workshops, as well as facilitates the lending of artworks from its collection to other museums in India and around the world. An overview of the Foundation's programmes, from its establishment in 2012, can be found below. 

2017

  • Talk by Shashi Tharoor on the need for patronage in the arts in India (in Bengaluru) 
  • Artworks on loan to the Indian Heritage Centre (Singapore) for the exhibition Symbols & Scripts: The Language of Craft
  • Artworks on loan to the Kiran Nadar Museum of Art (New Delhi) for the exhibition Hangar for the Passerby
  • Artworks on loan to the Piramal Museum of Art (Mumbai) for the exhibitionLikeness Without Reference: Cultures of Forgery
  • Free Children's Exhibitions and Workshops: 30 sessions in Bengaluru
    (in collaboration with Flow India)

2016

  • Free Children's Exhibitions and Workshops: 7 sessions in Bengaluru
    (in collaboration with Flow India)
  • Artworks on loan to the Tate Modern (London, UK) for the exhibition Bhupen Khakhar: You Can’t Please All
  • Month-long Artist Residency (with artist Kalam Patua)
  • Artworks on loan to the Piramal Museum of Art (Mumbai) for the exhibition Pages of a Mind: Raja Ravi Varma, Life and Expressions
  • Artworks on loan to the Smith College Museum of Art (Massachusetts, USA) for the exhibition Dislocation/Negotiating Identity: Contemporary photographers from South and Southeast Asia

2015

  • Artworks on loan to the National Gallery of Modern Art (Bengaluru) for the exhibition Transfigurations: The Sculpture of Mrinalini Mukherjee
  • Artworks on loan to the National Gallery of Modern Art (Bengaluru) for the exhibition Jamini Roy: Journey to the Roots
  • Exhibition: Redrawing the Lines (at the India Art Fair, New Delhi)
  • Exhibition & Publication: Legacy of Photojournalism: The Deepak Puri Collection (at Exhibit 320, New Delhi; Harrington Street Arts Centre, Kolkata; National Institute of Design, Ahemdabad; TARQ, Mumbai; Tasveer, Bengaluru)
  • Publication: Maharanis: Women of Royal India
    (in collaboration with Tasveer and Mapin Publishing)
  • Public Lecture: A Journey of Two Collectors by Rajiv Savara (at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Bengaluru)
  • Public Lecture: In search of beauty by Pinakin Patel (at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Bengaluru) 

  • Public Lecture: Ajanta Cave Murals: Nothing less than the birth of Indian painting by William Dalrymple (at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Bengaluru)
  • Exhibition: India Through the Lens (at the National Museum of Bahrain, Manama)
  • Public Lecture: Cross Subsidy: Architecture for a New India by Rahul Mehrotra (at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Bengaluru)
  • Public Lecture: Imprinting Space by Malavika Sarukkai (at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Bengaluru)
  • Public Lecture: Towards Post Post-Colonialism by Sujata Keshavan (at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Bengaluru)

2014


  • Public Lecture: Textile Traditions of Kutch by Archana Shah (at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Bengaluru)
  • Public Lecture: Aboriginalisthan in the Gallery by Dr. Annapurna Garimella (at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Bengaluru)

2013


  • Public Lecture: Princes and Painters in Mughal Delhi, 1707–1857 by William Dalrymple (at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Bengaluru)
  • Public Lecture: India Song: Some reflections on a work in progress by Karen Knorr (at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Bengaluru)
  • Public Lecture: Museums of Hybrid Visual Culture: Murals and Collages of Shekhavati by Dr. Jyotindra Jain (at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Bengaluru)
  • Public Lecture: Krishna as Shrinathji by Amit Ambalal (at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Bengaluru)
  • Public Lecture: The Unbearable Lightness of Drawing: the painter Nainsukh and his Work by B.N. Goswamy (at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Bengaluru)

2012