Ziro Festival of Music invites applications for the first-ever Sustainable Design Residence Workshop led by Kollol Brahmadutta.


The workshop will focus on learning and creating with locally-sourced eco-friendly materials. Only two students/participants will be chosen to be a part of the month-long workshop where they will learn under the guidance of sustainable architect-artist Kollol Brahmadutta.

Kokrajhar-born, Kollol Brahma Dutta is a sustainable architect-artist with a passion for working with locally-sourced materials. He began working on tensile structures and installations decades ago and has worked with some of the biggest festivals in India. He has been the chief architect at Ziro Festival of Music since it was founded seven years ago.

The workshop will run from 25 August–25 September, 2018. Participants will be provided transport from Guwahati, accommodation and food. All materials and basic equipment will be provided by the festival, and the ownership of the work will remain with the artists.

To apply please send your portfolio of work and resume to with the subject 'Application for Sustainable Design Residence Workshop' by 15 July, 2018