News from Art

The making of a monograph

21 hours ago

Jitish Kallat on trysting with painting after a five-year gap, what India’s return to the Venice Bie...

making |

Earth Day: A strong message for Delhi, through Gond art

1 day ago

In town for his latest show, Pardhan Gond artist Venkat Raman Singh Shyam focuses on celebrating, wo...

message | Strong | Earth |

Jyoti Bhatt’s black and white frames are slices of rural life

3 days ago

He has donated his collection to the upcoming Museum of Art and Photography in Bengaluru

Slices | frames | white | Bhatt | rural | Jyoti |

A house for murals in Kerala

3 days ago

Mural artist Saju Thuruthil gives Kerala’s mural art a place of pride with Art and Mind, a resident...

murals | House |

Merging documentary, fiction and mythology

3 days ago

Vasantha Yoganathan uses landscapes, still life and staged scenes in a contemporary reimagining of t...

Documentary | fiction |

Making art accessible

3 days ago

An ongoing show is encouraging its visitors to see, touch, feel and create their own artistic works...

making | accessible |

Calcutta chronicles

4 days ago

Before heading to the 58th Venice Biennale, photographer Soham Gupta shares why he loves to capture...

chronicles | Calcutta |

A mélange of cultures

4 days ago

Showcasing different art forms, “Connections” brought to fore thought provoking musical ideas

Celebrating a rare bond

4 days ago

At a time when Kashmir is the focus of attention, Benoy K Behl’s film “The Monasteries of Rinchen Za...

Celebrating | bond |

Batting for dyeing

5 days ago

With the revival of crafts in Kutch, Prakash Naran Vankar who almost gave it up, went back to it wit...

Dyeing | batting |

Reaching out to the enthusiast

5 days ago

Sree Koodalmanikyam Devaswom, Irinjalakuda, organises a series of workshops to educate participants...

Enthusiast | reaching |

When Instagram gives a platform to young artistes

6 days ago

From music compositions to art work, young artistes are increasingly using Instagram to take their w...

Instagram | Platform | artistes |

Clutter’s last stand

6 days ago

From CDs to toothpaste tubes, Dhiraj Sharma uses all kinds of junk to create art

Clutter | Stand |

Krishna Setty’s new works look at “real and ethereal things that exist at the same time”

1 week ago

For World Art Day, dive into artist Krishna Setty’s latest collection, which challenges viewers to w...

ethereal | Exist | things | Krishna | works |

The world seems a funnier place with Paul Fernandes’s quirky illustrations

1 week ago

His new book is a “happy haphazard tour,” with stops at Mumbai, Goa, Mangaluru and Kerala

illustrations | place | Fernandes | Paul | quirky |

Dealing with rejection: New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast on turning anger into humour

1 week ago

Roz Chast, author-cum-cartoonist, recounts her journey as a cartoonist and tells how she has been co...

Turning | Anger | Roz | Humour | dealing | rejection | Yorker |

Evocative telling

1 week ago

A three day festival on women harikatha performers brought very talented artistes on stage

Telling |

Karishma Naran on her multi-media art

2 weeks ago

With a recent outing at Saatchi’s The Other Art Fair, Karishma Naran on exploring her cultural ident...

Multi | Media |

The aesthetics of everyday objects

2 weeks ago

Serendipity is the philosophy that artist Kavita Issar-Batra works and lives by

aesthetics | Everyday | objects |

Pocket-sized art machine: Shibu Arakkal embraces smartphone photography

2 weeks ago

Arakkal, who came up with ‘iPhonography’, wants to propagate the niche art of smartphone photography...

Embraces | smartphone | Sized | machine | pocket | photography |