Calcutta  /  Published 21.12.20

Through the stained glass, vividly

Seated in the drawing room of her Auckland Square apartment, Katayun Saklat, painter and stained glass artist, though not necessarily in that order, speaks about her exceptional life and her art, as a...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in Calcutta

Arts  /  Published 16.12.20

Museums without borders

What are the immediate plans post-launch of MAP? Our plan now is to essentially create a roadmap to the opening of the physical space which we are planning for the latter half of 2021. We are collabo...
By Shrestha Saha

Culture  /  Published 19.11.20

TAP India, back with a bang

#TAP2X also includes a series of virtual talks and have other collaborative projects in the pipeline for art lovers and collectors, with the first being on November 26 on modernist musings. ...
By Anannya Sarkar in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.11.20

Kala Utsav goes virtual this year

Secondary level students of government and private schools will have to battle it out virtually to exhibit their creative and artistic skills during this year’s Kala Utsav 2020 as the school edu...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 14.10.20

Special children paint the goddess

The online submission of painting, drawings, sketches began in the morning at around 9am and continued till 2pm. Judgement was carried out within two hours. “The basic objective of organizing t...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad


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

Calcutta  /  Published 06.07.20

When catastrophe strikes, they paint

Cyclone Amphan has turned the lives of many in villages of East Midnapore upside down and when such catastrophe strikes, the response has always been the same: they paint. The patuas of East Midnapor...
By Anasuya Basu 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

West Bengal  /  Published 23.06.19

Persian names lost in translation

By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.01.20

CM paints protest

Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday painted the face of a woman in fetters with tears rolling down her cheeks and “NO” written in her eyes to depict how citizens would be chained because of the Citizenship...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta


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