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World AIDS Day 2021: All you need to know about antiretroviral therapy and how it works
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World AIDS Day 2021: All you need to know about antiretroviral therapy and how it works

Through Anti-retroviral therapy, patients effectively overpower the HIV replication that takes place in the body

Turn grief into art: Young artiste from Jaipur exhibits pandemic-themed Inktober on social media
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Turn grief into art: Young artiste from Jaipur exhibits pandemic-themed Inktober on social media

Poorti Purohit, a 24-year-old artist, executed a pandemic-themed Inktober with crowdsourced prompts from Instagram. "It created a community for a lot of people to express and remind each other that we are not alone in this."

Smithsonian’s National Museum of Asian Art appoints Isha Ambani to board of trustees
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Smithsonian’s National Museum of Asian Art appoints Isha Ambani to board of trustees

Isha Ambani was one of the lead negotiators in multiple transactions that led to over $20bn in global equity capital flowing into Jio Platforms Ltd., including a $5.7bn deal with Facebook

Art collective founder Omaid Sharifi opposes Taliban's erasing of Kabul murals
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Art collective founder Omaid Sharifi opposes Taliban's erasing of Kabul murals

Within weeks of the Islamists taking the capital, many of the street art pieces have been painted over, replaced by drab propaganda slogans as the Taliban reimpose their austere vision on Afghanistan.

Da Vinci's stamp-sized sketch of a head of a bear sells for an exceptional US $12.2 mn at Christie's auction
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Da Vinci's stamp-sized sketch of a head of a bear sells for an exceptional US $12.2 mn at Christie's auction

Leonardo’s delicate silverpoint study “Head of a Bear,” measuring just under 3 inches by 3 inches, and thought to date from the early 1480s, was included in Christie’s summer “Exceptional Sale” of high-value historical works of art assembled from a range of collecting categories.

Veteran artist Santosh Jain's upcoming solo exhibition explores various facets of womanhood in a patriarchal society
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Veteran artist Santosh Jain's upcoming solo exhibition explores various facets of womanhood in a patriarchal society

Jain's exhibiton titled She's In The Streets, She's In The Stars, will be the opening show at Method Kala Ghoda as it opens its doors for the first time since COVID-19 lockdown in 2020. The exhibition begins on 1 July and continues till 25 July.

Tokyo Olympics: Art becomes form of protest over decision to hold the Games against medical advice
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Tokyo Olympics: Art becomes form of protest over decision to hold the Games against medical advice

T-shirts, drawings and other artwork have become a form of protest over the decision to hold the Games against medical advice and the public’s opposition.

From MF Husain, Ram Kumar to FN Souza, AstaGuru's latest online auction features artistic milestones of India's most-celebrated masters
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From MF Husain, Ram Kumar to FN Souza, AstaGuru's latest online auction features artistic milestones of India's most-celebrated masters

The auction — to be held on 25-26 June — will also include rare works by the greats from the Bengal School of Art including Jamini Roy, Gaganendranath Tagore, along with works by distinguished artists such as Ganesh Pyne, Amrita Sher- Gil, KG Subramanyan, Akbar Padamsee, and Lalu Prasad Shaw, many of them appearing in an auction for the first time.

LOVE series: Copyright holder settles lawsuit with artist Robert Indiana’s estate
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LOVE series: Copyright holder settles lawsuit with artist Robert Indiana’s estate

Under the agreement, Morgan dropped its lawsuit against the estate and Indiana’s caretaker but not against the art publisher.

From Bihar Museum's biennale to 'Lokame Tharavadu' at Kochi, how Indian art world navigated first half of 2021
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From Bihar Museum's biennale to 'Lokame Tharavadu' at Kochi, how Indian art world navigated first half of 2021

In the Indian art world, the first six months of 2021 have been about sustaining physical programming and executing new online initiatives.

Little Electric Chair: Rock legend Alice Cooper to auction off Andy Warhol artwork
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Little Electric Chair: Rock legend Alice Cooper to auction off Andy Warhol artwork

The red acrylic and silkscreen on canvas was part of Warhol’s Death and Disaster series between 1964 and 1965.

88-year-old artist Robert Seaman finishes year of pandemic ‘daily doodles’
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88-year-old artist Robert Seaman finishes year of pandemic ‘daily doodles’

Seaman, who has been fully vaccinated since January, says he’ll “probably kick the bucket” before he runs out of ideas.

A new documentary offers a deep dive into the preservation and restoration of Raja Ravi Varma's artworks
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A new documentary offers a deep dive into the preservation and restoration of Raja Ravi Varma's artworks

Featuring Rupika Chawla, art restorer, conservator and historian, the documentary, titled Raja Ravi Varma: Restoring A Master's Glory has been made by Fulbright filmmaker Dr Anandana Kapur, an award-winning director and educationist.

From Picassos to Dalis: Facing $11B tax bill, Samsung heirs donate mass art trove
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From Picassos to Dalis: Facing $11B tax bill, Samsung heirs donate mass art trove

The family plans to donate 23,000 pieces from Lee’s personal collection to two state-run museums.

Chinese artist Xu Beihong's painting expected to sell for $45 million, reflecting rising value of art during lockdown
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Chinese artist Xu Beihong's painting expected to sell for $45 million, reflecting rising value of art during lockdown

Xu frequently uses the lion in his work to exemplify his faith in the rise of the Chinese nation.

Sotheby's hosts first NFT sale where artist Pak's 'The Fungible' collection sells for $16.8 million
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Sotheby's hosts first NFT sale where artist Pak's 'The Fungible' collection sells for $16.8 million

NFT stands for non-fungible token, an authentication certificate meant to ensure that ownership of a digital work — animations, videos, photos or music, for example — cannot be forged or otherwise manipulated.

Off-duty Italy art cops find looted 1st century Roman statue in Belgian shop
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Off-duty Italy art cops find looted 1st century Roman statue in Belgian shop

Italy for decades has worked to recover looted antiquities that have ended up in private collections, famous museums and commercial antique shops around the world.

The banality of celebrating women and cooking and art: What a Hyderabad exhibition gets wrong
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The banality of celebrating women and cooking and art: What a Hyderabad exhibition gets wrong

The dichotomy the ‘Cooking Up A Storm: Her Sojourn’ art exhibition creates between cooking and creativity re-introduces the sexist, patriarchal idea that cooking is not creative, it is women’s work and it does not really matter.