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KH Ara's art wasn't celebrated like Raza, Husain's; a new exhibition hopes to remedy that
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KH Ara's art wasn't celebrated like Raza, Husain's; a new exhibition hopes to remedy that

The son of a bus driver, KH Ara cleaned cars for a living, and painted because art was his life. A new exhibition hopes to illuminate his nearly overlooked artistic legacy.

SH Raza, Akbar Padamsee: Indian masters' works go under the hammer at Christie's annual  art sale
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SH Raza, Akbar Padamsee: Indian masters' works go under the hammer at Christie's annual art sale

Art lovers and collectors in the city have a big reason to rejoice. One of the world’s most-sought-after auction houses, Christie’s, is back with its annual India Sale on 18 December at The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai.

Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2016: 108-day celebration of contemporary art marks fest's third edition
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Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2016: 108-day celebration of contemporary art marks fest's third edition

Billed as the most anticipated celebration of contemporary art in South Asia, the 108-day-long, third edition of Kochi-Muziris Biennale (KMB) commenced, at multiple venues in Kochi, from Monday, 12 December 2016

How artist Yusuf Arakkal, who passed away on 4 October, shaped the art scene in Bengaluru
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How artist Yusuf Arakkal, who passed away on 4 October, shaped the art scene in Bengaluru

Not only did Yusuf Arakkal make Bengaluru his home, he also went on to establish the art scene in the city, along with his contemporaries, many of whom were also from outside Karnataka

India Circus' plan for 2015: Replicate Flipkart's success but unique designs are key
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India Circus' plan for 2015: Replicate Flipkart's success but unique designs are key

The online site, predominantly focussed on home décor and lifestyle products, is a burst of brilliant colours and echoes India in its designs.

Christie's second India auction will be held in Mumbai this  December
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Christie's second India auction will be held in Mumbai this December

After a successful Indian debut last year, international auction house Christie's will bring works of modern Indian masters like Jehangir Sabavala and Tyeb Mehta for its second auction here Dec 11, the organisers said Tuesday.<br />

Yoko Ono coming to India with her avant-garde art show
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Yoko Ono coming to India with her avant-garde art show

The New York-based conceptual artist said she had a “clear and lovely” memory of her first and only trip to India with her late husband John Lennon and was looking forward to her return visit next month.