Education  /  Published 10.12.18

Need to focus on interdisciplinary research

The 2005 film, Ice Princess, is about a high school student learning figure skating to help her Physics experiment. She observed young girls gliding and spinning on the ice, then replicated their move...
By Madhura Banerjee

Books  /  Published 09.05.19

Portrait of the artist as a traveller

The Vincent Van Gogh Atlas By Nienke Denekamp and René van Blerk with Teio Meedendorp, Yale/Van Gogh Museum, $22.50...
By Srimoyee Bagchi

Style  /  Published 08.11.18

Olaf Van Cleef passes away in Pondicherry

Olaf Van Cleef, who used to visit Calcutta regularly as a counsellor in high jewellery for Cartier, and even thereafter as an artist, died in Pondicherry after suddenly falling ill on Thursday morning...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.05.20

Artist’s tribute on canvas

Victor Ghosh, a 28-year-old artist, would hold a painting contests among his students at his institute, Anuva Academy of Fine Arts, on Rabindra Jayanti every year.The lockdown has made Dhanbad-based a...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Opinion  /  Published 11.10.18

The artists whom we will forget too soon

Sir — Every year, just before Durga Puja, people feel the urge to visit Kumartuli. The idol-makers there, however, painstakingly go about their business all year round, working in conditions that ar...
By The Telegraph


Arts  /  Published 21.04.20

Artist Biraaj Dodiya’s Debut Solo Show at Experimenter

I came across this poem (The Laid Out Body, a part of the poem Lament for Ignacio Sanchez Mejias by Spanish poet Federico Garcia Lorca) in which the poet was commemorating a friend’s death but there...
By Anannya Sarkar

Arts  /  Published 19.09.18

Pledge to revive dying art

Sand artist Sudarsan Patnaik vowed to take dying art forms to new heights as he was appointed as the president of the Odisha Lalit Kala Akademi on Wednesday.“I seek blessings of Lord Jagannath to wo...
By The Telegraph in Bhubaneshwar

Style  /  Published 30.04.20

Art is about beauty

In part one of her story, artist Anita Gopal, who divides her time between Calcutta and London, talks about her charmed childhood in Calcutta, a chance meeting with artist David Hockney and her moment...
By The Telegraph


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