A city comes alive in its spaces for arts, culture and informed conversations

Bangalore International Centre (BIC) is a neutral, non-profit, member and donor enabled public institution for Bengalureans. Since 2005, over 750 ‘free to attend’ events have been held at BIC reflecting its inclusive approach. The curated programs cover talks, panel discussions, films, music, dance, visual arts, plays, lecture demonstrations and more.


Gender Bender 2019

21 Aug 201924 Aug 2019

Conversations about Courageous Literary Icons

23 Aug 2019 / 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Museum of Ideas and Objects

25 Aug 2019 / 11:00 am1:30 pm

Deciphering America

26 Aug 2019 / 6:30 pm8:15 pm

Raja Ravi Varma: His Mythological Perspectives

28 Aug 2019 / 6:00 pm7:00 pm

The Life of Harishchandra: A Story in Song

29 Aug 2019 / 6:30 pm7:30 pm

The Iron Ministry

29 Aug 2019 / 7:00 pm8:30 pm

Accessing Community Archives Through Song

30 Aug 2019 / 6:30 pm8:30 pm
23 Sep 2019 / 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Multiple spaces for events and activities

BIC’s facility is a new addition to the intellectual, social and cultural life of Bengaluru. BIC’s 48,000 square feet premises houses an all-day cafe, auditorium, 2 seminar rooms, board room, gallery, library, amphitheatre, rooftop terrace and spaces for indoor and outdoor activities. There is provision for basement parking. These facilities are available for hire by organisations provided the use is consistent with BIC’s objectives and guidelines.


Tracing the History of Tibet Through Personal Narratives

Taking the Narrative by its Horns