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Art

‘Life is a celebration, live on…’

Kolkata-based artist and sculptor Swati Pasari believes having a spiritual side helps understand life closely and create better artworks.

31 May 2018 1:18 AM

Metaphors of nature to the fore

Nature is constantly changing. It is constructive and sometimes destructive.

31 May 2018 1:17 AM

Changing the face of Mumbai slums by adding colours

Chal Rang De makes us want to keep pushing for a better, cleaner, and more colourful Mumbai.

28 May 2018 12:56 AM

France weighs how to return Africa's plundered art

From London to Berlin, Europe's museums are packed with hundreds of thousands of colonial-era items.

27 May 2018 1:47 PM

Troubled exhibits: 5 disputed museum treasures

Some historic artefacts have caused bitter ownership spats between nations.

27 May 2018 12:06 PM

Dancing to Tagore’s Tunes

To celebrate Tagore's 157th birthday, the NCPA organised an evening of music and dance.

27 May 2018 1:46 AM

Portuguese artist turns trash into animal sculptures

He uses materials in his work that are harmful to animals to raise awareness.

24 May 2018 4:39 PM

Traditional Japanese arts and craft showcased in Tokyo

A variety of these crafts are gathered across the country to be showcased through an annual exhibition in Tokyo.

24 May 2018 10:56 AM

Where the mind is without fear

It is a very logical thing that your freedom ends where mine begins.

24 May 2018 1:29 AM

Churning up of ideas & concepts to bring out the best in art

Artist Swati Pasari is all too happy for being able to showcase her works along with those of stalwarts in the field.

24 May 2018 1:26 AM

Devotional music gig in classical style

A lot of his works on Shri Krishna are available in a text published in 1941, called Tri Dhara.

23 May 2018 1:26 AM

Graceful movements of Indian dance, music frozen in time

A story, mentioned in one of the texts on Aesthetics, narrates how a king asked his teacher to guide him to make sculpture.

23 May 2018 1:22 AM

Dance diva Sonal Mansingh celebrates 75th b’day

Padma Vibhushan Dr Sonal Mansingh is a revered name in the world of Indian cultural milieu.

22 May 2018 1:33 AM

Debadhara’s guru shishya format a unique blend of art

Debadhara’s involved protocol of stage formalities, while very flattering, use up a lot of time.

22 May 2018 1:29 AM

Monet sister paintings reunited in US for first time

The National Gallery of Art is presenting two of four known works of this lush summer scene with huge sunflowers.

21 May 2018 9:56 AM

Trinkets get tribal

Swapna Sahni Mehta has designed clothes, curated artworks for private residences and is now into restoring antique jewellery.

18 May 2018 1:14 AM

Tushna Dallas: The first Ballet teacher of India

Top Western Dancers of India regard you as the epitome of dance, how do you feel?

17 May 2018 2:04 AM

Taking art and artists for granted

In one type of camp artists are expected to paint and give the work to the host at the destination itself.

17 May 2018 1:44 AM

A walk through time

The Bhau Daji Lad Museum will be celebrating International Museum Day by taking people through a string of fun events.

17 May 2018 1:17 AM

Modigliani nude fetches $157 million at auction in New York

The spring auctions continue on Tuesday when Christie’s holds its Impressionist and modern art sale.

16 May 2018 11:35 AM