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Jan 17, 2019
For the Lamani community, survival in the urban milieu has come at the cost of their craftDeolibai is one of the few older Lamani [known as Banjara in other states] women who have kept the meticulous art form of Banjara embroidery alive.
Jan 11, 2019
Indian Life and People in the 19th Century: JP Losty revisits Company paintings in fascinating new bookSome two hundred years after they were executed, many of these paintings have found their way to collectors Shilpa and Praful Saha, founders of the TAPI Collection, and are now the subject of curator and art historian JP Losty’s catalogue of the same, Indian Life and People in the 19th Century: Company Paintings in the TAPI Collection, published by Roli Books.
Dec 22, 2018
Kochi-Muziris Biennale: Chris Dercon on why museums must look beyond the past, towards the futureSpeaking about the subject of archives at the Kochi-Muziris Biennale, Belgian art curator Chris Dercon spoke about why museums should not be seeped in nostalgia
Dec 21, 2018
EAM Sushma Swaraj meets Chinese counterpart Wang Yi, holds talks under new framework to enhance cultural tiesIn yet another step towards improving ties, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi on Friday held extensive talks under a newly established framework to enhance cultural and people-to-people exchanges between the two nations.
Dec 15, 2018
Hazarding guesses with Sahej RahalIn addition to the contemporary art world, Sahej Rahal’s work partakes among fan-produced material around Star Wars. The text for his exhibition Adversary relates a situation where Rahal bumps into the filmmaker George Lucas at Bandra Fort
Dec 14, 2018
Subodh Gupta named in anonymous #MeToo account; artist calls allegations 'false and fabricated'Subodh Gupta, referred to as the Damien Hirst of Delhi, has been accused of inappropriate touching, passing lewd remarks and making unwelcome advances towards his female assistants
Dec 02, 2018
Art collector and gallerist Amrita Jhaveri on her latest auction, and future of Indian art marketAmrita Jhaveri is set to auction 43 selected works of Indian Contemporary artists in a Saffronart online auction titled ‘Amaya Collection’ to be held on 4 and 5 December, 2018.
Nov 29, 2018
Google doodle marks 400 years of Spanish Baroque painter Bartolomé Esteban MurilloBartolomé Esteban Murillo was the most popular Baroque painter in 17th century Spain. Today's Google doodle commemorates 400 years of Murillo.
Nov 16, 2018
TM Krishna at Tata Literature Live 2018: To be political is to be engaged and empatheticAt the heart of both art and activism is the idea of vulnerability — of surrendering oneself and being fearless, said TM Krishna at Tata Literature Live!
Nov 05, 2018
Gazing at Reality: Contemplating Basist Kumar’s landscapes in the time of Delhi’s smogBasist Kumar’s love for nature, rather than landscape in general, he says is born out of a need to create experiences and not things that represent them.