And interestingly, it is his son, the well-known dance scholar and critic Ashish, who re-introduced me to the collection.
20 Aug 2019 1:52 AM
Cities and towns can look beautiful and arty if artists can be involved in the aesthetic process to create works of public art.
26 Jun 2019 1:38 AM
In the Indian context, there is an outlet for every aberration and revulsion too is no big deal.
29 Nov 2018 6:36 AM
The joy and finer sensibilities it refines and hones in a person can't even be measured in commercial terms.
02 Nov 2018 6:45 AM
Pining touches a new depth of poignancy as the viraha songs are sung especially in monsoon in Rajasthan, eastern Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.
24 Oct 2018 12:32 AM
Most of the exquisite terracotta temples for which town is justly famous were built during this period.
04 Oct 2018 1:11 AM
The newest gallery on the block is Bikaner House, the erstwhile bus depot for Rajasthan Tourism.
20 Sep 2018 12:45 AM
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
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
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
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
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
Shops attached to the museums should do replicas and create a niche for themselves.
19 Jul 2018 1:46 AM
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
It reads like a melancholic and over-romantic story replete with imagery out of Rusva’s Umrao Jaan.
28 Jun 2018 2:08 AM
India’s nearly 49 million craftspersons and weavers live in easily identifiable pockets.
21 Jun 2018 7:29 AM
I recall a few years ago an artist had created an installation resembling a giant ocean wave.
14 Jun 2018 6:50 AM
The point I am trying to make is that these sarees were essentially worn by farm workers, fisherfolk and the like.
07 Jun 2018 1:12 AM
Nature is constantly changing. It is constructive and sometimes destructive.
31 May 2018 1:17 AM
It is a very logical thing that your freedom ends where mine begins.
24 May 2018 1:29 AM