India  /  Published 30.09.20

Artists starving, finger at govt

A panel comprising some of India’s best known names from the performing arts on Tuesday addressed a virtual meeting where they discussed the devastating effect the pandemic has had on the lives ...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 19.09.20

Purba Dam dies at 85

Veteran Rabindrasangeet exponent Purba Dam died at her residence in the city on Saturday, family sources said. She was 85. Dam died of cardiac arrest at her Dhakuria residence in south Kolkata this m...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

Arts  /  Published 16.09.20

Making art more democratic

Making art more democratic and accessible are needs that precede the pandemic and while online exhibitions and interactive gallery websites have helped push that agenda, a few virtual platforms have c...
By Anannya Sarkar

Arts  /  Published 13.09.20

Tech meets our strained times

Gallery Art Exposure is now hosting the latest body of works by Viraag Desai, in which he uses his technique of collage/de-collage and water-colour illustrations to repurpose technology as he connects...
By Anannya Sarkar

Arts  /  Published 27.08.20

The artists’ take on our future

Delhi’s Nature Morte and Vadehra Art Gallery have come together to present the works of 24 artists for a stellar online art showcase, aptly titled ‘The Future is Not Fixed’, which is...
By Anannya Sarkar


Arts  /  Published 13.08.20

Artists putting India on the global art map

Since history started immortalising the earliest of etchings as the beginning of recording art in the subcontinent, India’s artistic gamut and glory today is a wide horizon dotted with many spec...
By Anannya Sarkar

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.07.20

Jamshedpur artist’s painting gets buyer in Amsterdam

A painting of Ganesha by 29-year-old Anupam Pal has been sold in Amsterdam, in the Netherlands for Rs 80,000. The painting measuring 48x60 inches shows Ganesha in sitting posture with a laddoo in one...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

Arts  /  Published 26.07.20

Classics on canvas

Indore-based Vidita Singh comes from the family of the erstwhile royals of Barwani in Madhya Pradesh. Possibly the first artist in India to focus exclusively on cars, she is now a veteran of numerous ...
By Abhijit Mitra

India  /  Published 13.07.20

Artist: Jyotsna's ceramics live on

Jyotsna Bhatt, 80, leading ceramic artist, died on Saturday at her home in Baroda, where both she and her husband, artist Jyoti Bhatt, taught at MS University for years. Having opted for sculptu...
By Soumitra Das in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.07.20

City artist's works bought by NRI

An Indian national settled in Johannesburg, South Africa has bought five paintings of artist Arjun Das, including a canvas of a rain-soaked Calcutta. “The buyer contacted me recently and purcha...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur


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