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Alka Raghuvanshi

Delhi has fabulous galleries, but few available to showcase art

The newest gallery on the block is Bikaner House, the erstwhile bus depot for Rajasthan Tourism.

20 Sep 2018 12:45 AM

No storm in the tea cup, but what a cup!

He was born in 1961 and has kept the traditional purity of the Jin Gama Pottery Kiln established by his father.

30 Aug 2018 1:09 AM

Treading the difficult path of the arts

Culture is a part of a larger shared whole where each art is dependent on the other for its creative impulse.

23 Aug 2018 2:06 AM

A dancer’s view through the lens after 45 years in India

Same was the case in Manipur, in the far northeastern corner of India, was closed to foreigners and most Indians.

14 Aug 2018 12:12 AM

The horse as a metaphor for freedom

Husain’s horses need no introduction. I once asked him what the horse stood for, and he had unhesitatingly replied: Grace and freedom.

02 Aug 2018 12:26 AM

An unbroken thread

Rivers of memory intersect rivers of life, moving and pausing as if to weave the melodies and fecund fibres.

26 Jul 2018 3:47 AM

Are museums preserving or mummifying culture?

Shops attached to the museums should do replicas and create a niche for themselves.

19 Jul 2018 1:46 AM

Why has Bollywood divorced handlooms?

Even though I am non-filmy, I still bought similar looking sarees several years later when I found them by chance.

12 Jul 2018 6:46 AM

The romance of unsung song

It reads like a melancholic and over-romantic story replete with imagery out of Rusva’s Umrao Jaan.

28 Jun 2018 2:08 AM

Need to bridge art and crafts schism

India’s nearly 49 million craftspersons and weavers live in easily identifiable pockets.

21 Jun 2018 7:29 AM