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The World's Most Massive Public Art Fair (It's A Religious Festival In Calcutta)
"Over the course of two hot, humid months at the tail end of the monsoon season, 20,000 new structures come up around the city for [Durga Puja], celebrated over five days in September or October. These temporary temples, called pandals, "have become giant art installations, 'pandal-hopping' a kind of gallery crawl." The Atlantic 11/08/12
Posted November 13, 2012 12:44 AM

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