Advisory Board

MOPA is in the process of setting up a formal advisory board, with an immediate priority of building a team with a diverse range of skills, expertise and insight in strategic planning and development of cultural policy. Meanwhile, since its inception in 2017, MOPA has benefited from the creative perspectives of several artistes and industry specialists and would like to acknowledge their inputs.

T M Krishna

Carnatic Vocalist,  Teacher,  Author,  Socio-Cultural Activist and Disseminator

V Sriram

Music Historian and Heritage Activist

Aravinth Kumaraswamy

Dancer, Choreographer,  Arts Presenter and Adviser to the National Arts Council of Singapore

Anita Ratnam

Dancer,  Choreographer,  Trans-Cultural Collaborator

Michael Nixon

Musician (Carnatic Vocal, Veena),  Researcher and Archivist


Anita Pradeep Daniel and her team at BLU for helping to create the MOPA presentation model

Natana Valiveti for her expertise in drawing up the financial model for MOPA