I can only salute the soil of Dharwad that has given us luminaries like Bhimsen Joshi, Sawai Gandharva and now Venkatesh Kumar.
25 Aug 2017 2:30 AM
Kanchan Chander’s solo art show, Whispering Torsos, illustrates the uniqueness of the feminine gaze.
17 Aug 2017 4:44 AM
his is by way of tongue-firmly-in-cheek type of humour and no offense is meant or intended.
10 Aug 2017 9:51 PM
Shanta Serbjeet Singh, one of our senior-most critics and writers on dance, was truly all this and more.
04 Aug 2017 2:47 AM
This strange instinct that wants to deface beauty, and finding no outlet for the inherent violence wants to get even by misdirecting its anger.
03 Aug 2017 6:38 AM
Monsoon in India comes laden with a myriad moods and connotations, romance and viraha (or separation), poetry and puddles, fertility and floods, art.
27 Jul 2017 7:25 AM
These votive events are so many that it has become an inherent part of our psyche.
20 Jul 2017 3:25 AM
The Ministry of Culture has been approached and has agreed to give a grant to open the museum.
13 Jul 2017 4:09 AM
The film Mother India was not a figment of the writer’s imagination but a reality that was lived by thousands if not lakhs of people.
06 Jul 2017 5:10 AM
As it is, the 12 per cent tax was a bad enough deterrent for people to not acquire art.
29 Jun 2017 3:27 AM
Legends who have so helped refine the aesthetic perceptions of an era, that they have become almost synonymous with their chosen art forms.
22 Jun 2017 3:09 AM
For one, the designers have started to look at weaves with the seriousness and respect they deserve.
15 Jun 2017 6:43 AM
There are no CBSC-prescribed rules for hiring the right teachers for art.
08 Jun 2017 6:09 AM
Author Sunita Buddhiraja posted the highest number of 500 saris.
01 Jun 2017 4:36 AM
The lines mimic human relationships as they intertwine sometimes moving towards each and sometimes moving away.
25 May 2017 7:06 AM
The raas work is almost like a pichwai with complete detail of even the embroidery on the odhnis of the dancers.
18 May 2017 6:49 AM
The show is an expression of innovation which has actually created a new category for cement.
04 May 2017 5:10 AM
Layers of overlapping images are visible which the artist creates using textures to form interesting compositions.
27 Apr 2017 3:26 AM
Nandi masi was an inveterate traveller who was bitten by wanderlust and loved to go to the most unusual, remote even, places.
20 Apr 2017 2:49 AM
The eight nayikas represent eight different states (avastha) in relationship to her hero or nayak.
13 Apr 2017 5:40 AM