STUDIO 21 has been envisaged as an alternative space that nurtures creativity and cutting edge art practice. It has achieved a reputation of being open and welcoming to artists and has been a venue for dialog, debate and a space that is an incubator for contemporary art experimentation that focuses on the process. Studio 21 has actively been a host for alternative art practices in the city of Kolkata. It provides space for slide presentation & lecture, installations, performances, screenings and informal gatherings for artists and the alternative art community. We have consistently engaged with local artists, Filmmakers, Photographer,writers, Musicians and other creative individuals. we aim to assist and develop, forms of art such as media art, performance, video, environmental, public and community based art, sound and other experimental modes of cultural productions,we believe in networking and supporting other alternative groups and institutions with similar goals.