Monica Narula / Raqs Media Collective
Monica Narula (IN) is an artist. She holds a MA in English Literature, and is trained in cinematography and filmmaking. Alongside Jeebesh Bagchi and Suddhabrata Sengupta, Narula is a co-founder and member of the Raqs Media Collective. The collective was found in 1992 and is best known for its contribution to contemporary art. They have curated exhibitions, made films, edited books, staged situations, and collaborated with architects, computer programmers, writers, curators, and theatre directors. Their works have been presented internationally at most of the major shows, from Documenta to the Venice Biennale. Raqs Media Collective co-founded Sarai—the inter-disciplinary and incubatory space at the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, Delhi—in 2001, where it initiated processes that have left deep impact on contemporary culture in India.