CAB successfully completed its Second Edition of the Colombo Art Biennale with “Becoming”. Over a period of five days, Colombo experienced an artistic phenomenon never experienced before in Sri Lanka. CAB adopted the theme “Becoming”, which was reflected by the astonishing variety of the best of the best contemporary Sri Lankan art on show, alongside international artists.

CAB 2012 appeared at several prestigious locations, including the National Art Gallery, JDA Perera Gallery, Park Street Mews Warehouses and at Maradana Warehouse Project. ‘CAB Around Town’ fringe events were also dotted all over the city.

The full programme over five days included interactive installations, live performances, talks, curated walks, video art, interactive art installations by both local and visiting international artists that all resulted in a high energy buzzing atmosphere. Special new CAB events also included artist dinners and the Becoming One Party with surprise guest artists.