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art-and-culture Updated: Oct 05, 2012 23:41 IST

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Arty strokes
MEC Art Gallery invites you to an exhibition ‘Exploring the Visual’ where modern and contemporary artists use elements of art and principles of drawing as a foundation for exploring visual arts. The artists aim at promoting self-expression enriching connections of visual arts and other artistic areas.

11.30 am-7.30 pm, October 8-14,
Visual Arts Gallery, IHC.
For details call 9811039741
For details call 9811039741

Grace in form
Ananya, a five-day classical dance extravaganza is back in the city featuring group choreographies Nearly hundred children will get a chance to interact with artists at the event organised by Delhi government in collaboration with Seher. Performances by Saroja Vaidyanathan, Rani karnaa, Vijayalakshmi, Shijith Nambiar and other prominent dancers will grace the festival.

October 6-10, 8.30pm, Purana Qila. For details call 41628600

World-class coaching
Football fever is set to grip the city. The week-long Football Link International Festival brings together 400 teams, coaches and scouts from international clubs like AC Milan, Ranger’s FC and Manchester City.
Sixty-four corporate teams, 64 school teams, 265 open teams along with eight NGOs like Salaam Balak Trust and Literacy India are also participating, giving amateur footballers and fans something to cheer about.
With more than 5000 participants, this will be the largest Football festival ever organised in India and will be guided by coaches from European giants

October 6-13, 9 am daily,
Thyagaraj Sports Complex,
INA Colony.
For details call 9999079889

Celebrating short films

Delhi Short International Film festival objective is to contribute towards the development of aspiring filmmakers, to create short films culture in India and to make short-film making a commercial enterprise. The festival has received 94 films in four categories mainly short films, documentary, music videos & animation. The festival is also conducting a filmmaking contest called Filmmakers Premier League (FPL) in which teams has to create a short film or animation in just 21 days.
October 7, 8.30 am-5 pm,
Hotel The Nanee Suites, Jasola.
For details call 9582320467

Fizzy & fun
Relish the mellifluous world of German food and beer as the world’s giant festival gives you multiple reasons to celebrate & be merry! The authentic German micro brewery, 7 Degrees Brauhaus, brings to you the Oktoberfest directly from the city of Munich in Bavaria, Germany. A blend of traditional German buffet, German music by DJ Sameer and polka dancers will leave you with an amazing experience. Come and enjoy the Bavarian culture, cuisine and special Oktoberfest beer.
Till October 7, 12 pm onwards,
South point Mall,
Golf Course Road, Gurgaon.
For details call: 8800267162