Abanindranath Tagore
News  /  Published 11.09.22

Scan QR codes to see artworks by Aban Thakur

A movement started by the local people created awareness and finally, the developers gifted the house along with the garden and the ghat to the municipality. “The entire property covers 30 bigha...
By Anasuya Basu

News  /  Published 08.08.22

In pics: ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ celebrations, Baishe Srabon tributes and more

A quick look at the day that was for Kolkata...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

People  /  Published 07.08.22

‘Khuddur Jatra’: Unravelling another facet of Abanindranath Tagore’s genius

When Bharat returns to Ayodhya with Ram’s paduka, an insertion of a Radu shoes advertisement from a newspaper is noted. When Ravan steals Sita, a poster of the Hindi movie Hind Kesari showing Ba...
By Barnini Maitra Chakraborty

Events  /  Published 06.08.22

The nation and the art in Abanindranath’s works

Abanindranath’s ideology: Chakrabarti showed several of Abanindranath’s artwork and decoded his primary argument that art must be useless and is fluid in nature by highlighting elements th...
By Subhadrika Sen in Kolkata

Places  /  Published 03.08.22

Gems of Bengal at Delhi's NGMA

Earning the alias ‘father of Indian murals,’ his contribution in developing Indian art is immense and impactful. A student of Nandalal Bose, and a colleague of Ramkinkar Baij at Kala ...
By Shayeree Ghosh


Opinion  /  Published 10.06.22

Curious cuisine

An eatery in south Calcutta is called Second Wife. Somehow I have not been able to summon up the courage to go inside and ask for the reason behind the name. But the name would not leave me alone, als...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

News  /  Published 11.03.22

Lit fest back at Kolkata book fair

Back after a year’s break, the 45th International Kolkata Book Fair is already a big success, both in terms of footfall and sale. So on hindsight, the organisers of the Kolkata Literature Festiv...
By Our Special Correspondent in Salt Lake

Places  /  Published 02.03.22

A story of three riverside mansions in Konnagar

Both the factory and the bungalow changed hands a few times and Konnagar House is presently owned by a Kolkata-based agrochemical firm that uses the bungalow as a warehouse and soil testing facility. ...
By Sugato Mukherjee

News  /  Published 18.01.22

Build a future with hope for India-Japan relations

The year 2022 marks the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the diplomatic relations between Japan and India. Japan and India signed a peace treaty and established diplomatic relations in April,...
By Yutaka Nakamura

People  /  Published 21.12.21

Celebrating Abanindranath Tagore's 150th birth anniversary

“To bring these works into a new domain of display with contemporary curatorial skills and interactive public engagement, remains one of the most urgent needs of this 150th anniversary. Equally ...
By Sudarshana Ganguly (t2 intern)


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