Fresh eyes April 24 | Goethe-Institut
German photographer Jörg Brüggemann’s work has appeared in publications like Rolling Stone, Le Monde and The Times, and now he’s turning his lens to India. His project to chronicle the city’s youth begins today with a talk entitled Art InSight, followed by a two-day workshop with local talent, whose work will ultimately be shown in an exhibition. For more details, turn to page 11
April 26 | Farah Khan Fine Jewellery
Farah Khan Ali’s latest jewellery collection, Le Jardin Exotique, relies heavily on gemstones and cabochons to make a lasting impression. Featuring a range of hand-made necklaces, sautoirs, earrings, cuffs, rings and amulets, the collection is themed around nature. Farah Khan Fine Jewellery is priced from approximately `25,000 plus tax onwards and is available at her store in Mumbai and online on farahkhanfinejewellery.com.
Details: 022 26513764
Taste of Bangkok
April 27 | Benjarong
Celebrating the Thai New Year, Benjarong’s Songkran festival brings together authentic, seasonal dishes. These include appetisers like Tod mun poo (fried crab meat patties), royal mains such as Kaeng massaman gae (lamb shank and potatoes braised in massaman curry) and Tohu pokchoy prik (stir-fried bean curd with coconut milk and peanuts in red curry paste). Daily (lunch and dinner) until May 3. At Ulsoor Road. `1,800 approximately for two. Details: 32217201
April 29 | Jus Trufs
Led by Jus Trufs founder and master chocolatier Chenddyna, this desserts workshop promises to make you an expert in whipping up mouth-watering chilled desserts. The focus will be on Oreo cheese cake, chocolate mousse and blueberry yoghurt coulis, and fresh,
natural ingredients will be used
throughout. Suitable for kids as well. `1,200 per person. At Jakkur.
April 24 | PVR Cinemas
With S.H.I.E.L.D. destroyed and the Avengers on hiatus, Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr)restarts dormant peacekeeping program Ultron in The Avengers: Age of Ultron. The self-aware, self-teaching, artificial intelligence program decides that humans are its enemy and he sets out to eradicate them. It brings together, Iron Man, Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Captain America (Chris Evans), the Hulk (Mark Ruffalo), Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) and Hawk Eye (Jeremy Renner) to stop him.
Hit that high
April 25 | Phoenix MarketCity
Expect an evening filled with music
and fashion, as Radio Mirchi 98.3FM presents Mirchi Live, hosted by Keralan singer Benny Dayal and singer-songwriter Shalmili Kholgade. After a foray into the world of Lat Lag Gayee there will be a fashion show exploring new summer
collections from Reliance Trends. At Whitefield. Tickets (`750 upwards)
Two in one
April 28 | The Purple Turtles
New from boutique lifestyle store
The Purple Turtles is this ingenious table come tray set. The table itself is made from sold teak wood, while the laser-printed colourful tray is fully detachable. Perfect for taking a drink or two out onto the balcony and enjoying the sunshine! `19,500++.
At Domlur. Details: 41528039
April 30 | Hard Rock Café
City-based three-man band, Mad Orange Fireworks will be playing a set in tribute to one of their musical inspirations – American rock band Pearl Jam. They will focus on studio album Ten (which includes hits Alive, Even Flow and Jeremy) to commemorate its 25th anniversary. 8 pm onwards at St Marks Road. Tickets (`750, which includes `500 cover) on bookmyshow.com