Category Archives: Arts

When Will the Polluter Pay?

The site of the Union Carbide/Dow plant in Bhopal continues to poison the local water supply. Health effects now extend into a third generation of Bhopalis. Restorative Action for Bhopal present a screening of feature documentary Bhopali with a panel discussion. Reading International Festival, Wednesday 17 October, 7.30pm.  Reading Quaker Meeting House, 2 Church St, […]

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‘INSECTS’, at Brighton Pop-Up.

At a well-attended show at the ‘Brighton Pop-Up’ gallery on the town’s seafront, Elana Neil’s insect-based photography covered one wall attracting plenty of curiosity. Some images drew attention to the beauty of the creatures while others tended to the uncomfortable, even the grotesque. Elana’s exhibition also featured a photo of a well-known, large wall painting/graffiti […]

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Art for Bhopal- INSECTS

INSECTS. Elena Neil, Viv Iana and Elana Slobtseva, at Brighton Pop-Up, Monday 10 & Tuesday 11 September, 2- 10pm. Elana Neil Elana’s project is based on her father’s suicide, and her PhD thesis, along with a current journey around Europe and further afield- including visiting Bhopal to volunteer at the Sambhavna clinic and conduct research.  […]

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Bhopal Sticks to Their Skin.

Isabeau De Rouffignac spent time at the Sambhavna Clinic, in the early part of 2018, where she began a number of imaginative and exciting photographic projects. In this series, entitled ‘Bhopal Sticks to Their Skin’ Isabeau clothed women disaster survivors in sarees printed with newspaper clippings and imagery of the disaster. In Isabeau’s own words: […]

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We believe Dow & DuPont must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.