MaathuKathe ('Conversations' in Kannada) is a monthly initiative by IFA begun in May 2013, to open its doors to the public, as a space for dialogue on the arts and culture. The objective of MaathuKathe is to introduce to Bangalore audiences, artists and scholars who pass through the city and, spur conversations between the two. MaathuKathe events range from concerts, book readings and film screenings to plays, lecture-demonstrations and presentations. 

MaathuKathe May 2013 - June 2014