The Perceptive Eye, Surya Prakash Retrospective – 1960 onwards

In this retrospective show titled “The Perceptive Eye, Surya Prakash Retrospective – 1960 onwards”, the artist claims for himself a place of seminal importance not only nationally, but in his region of Andhra Pradesh for shaping the modernity there along with two other icons Laxma Goud and Thota Vaikuntham. Simplicity of vision in art and…

Art Dubai Announces Partnership with Art Jameel

Art Dubai announced today a curatorial partnership with Art Jameel for the upcoming edition of its Campus Art Dubai (CAD) programme, a highly competitive educational platform for artists, curators, writers and cultural producers based in the UAE. Complementing an in-depth syllabus of lectures and seminars, CAD features workshops, talks and courses by renowned local and…

Saffronart’s First Asian Art Auction Highlights Himalayan and Chinese Art

Chinese porcelain from the 17th – 20th centuries, Tibetan thangkas and Nepalese paubhas, and exquisite bronze sculptures are part of Saffronart’s first Asian Art Online Auction, to be held on 9 – 10 August 2017 on saffronart.com. Among the Chinese porcelain pieces on auction is the collection of Dr. Harish Dhillon who was an educator,…

Dharti – an interdisciplinary arts residency and open studio exhibition presented by Serendipity Arts Trust

Serendipity Arts Trust​, which presented India with its premier interdisciplinary arts festival, Serendipity Arts Festival 2016 is a Munjal initiative for the promotion of creativity and imagination in arts and culture. This year, the Trust initiated Dharti​, a holistic and thematic arts residency based equally on theory and practice. The Trust’s first arts residency, Dharti…

Santhulan – a professsional ensemble of Attakkalari’s outreach programmes on 16th July 2017

Attakkalari Centre for Movement Arts is hosting Bengaluru’s biggest community dance showcase on Sunday, 16th July 2017 at Gurunanak Bhavan auditorium from 6.30 pm onwards. The evening will be dedicated to celebrating contemporary dance, Bharatnatyam and Kalaripayattu by the regular community class students of Attakkalari. Attakkalari strives to introduce dance to participants from different social…

Contemporary Art Sees Strong Demand with Saffronart’s Summer Online Auction

Saffronart’s Summer Online Auction concluded last night, achieving a total sale value of INR 22.68 crores (USD 3.5 million). Works by Valay Shende, Atul Dodiya, Adeela Suleman, Tayeba Begum Lipi, Arunkumar H G, Senaka Senanayake, Surendran Nair and Dhananjay Singh saw enthusiastic bidding and exceeded their pre-sale estimates. 74% of the contemporary lots on offer…

Art lovers can enjoy unique paintings and prints by Lene Makwana in The Art Enclave at Index Fairs 2017, to be held at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon (East), Mumbai, from 8-11 June, 2017

Lene Makwana is a Norwegian mixed media artist based in Perth, Western Australia. She attended Einar Granum School of Fine Arts and Kristiania University College in Oslo, Norway before receiving her BA of Arts; Illustration & Photography Design from Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia. Her work mainly consists of collages, watercolour paintings, and digital collages,…

Art 4 All 4 Less: For the first time gallery g goes on sale!

For the first time gallery g goes on sale! Presenting a huge collection of fabulous works of art at discounted prices; there’s something for everyone from cutting-edge modern to classic contemporary and timeless antique works on sale. From traditional Tanjores and Mysores to superb paintings by acclaimed artists Aparna Caur, Bharti Prajapati, Deepshika Mammen, Buwa…

Saffronart’s upcoming Summer Online Auction, 6 – 7 June 2017, features a selection of contemporary South Asian art and important works from India’s finest modernists.

The inclusion of art from Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh is part of Saffronart’s continued efforts to build a strong platform for contemporary art from the subcontinent. Featuring themes of identity, migration and socio-economic issues, highlights from the contemporary section include works by Valay Shende (Lot 92, Untitled, INR 30 – 35 lakhs/ USD 46,875…

Kiran Nadar Museum of Art is pleased to present Hangar for the Passerby

Kiran Nadar Museum of Art is pleased to present Hangar for the Passerby; an exhibition about artist collectives – collaborative and participatory art practices – in India. Curated by Akansha Rastogi, the exhibition showcases the wide ranging creative output of more than 45 artist groups, collectives, cooperatives, contexts and individuals, covering a vast geographical and…

“Contrapuntos” – The exhibition is a collateral event of the Venice Biennale of Art, which will be open in Venice from the 13th May to 26th November 2017

Fernando Zóbel. Contrapuntos, an exhibition organized and presented by Ayala Museum in the Philippines, provides an introduction and perspective on the work of Spanish-Filipino painter Fernando Zóbel (1924-1984). Focusing on the years 1957-1962, the period when he developed his visual language, the show is an unprecedented gathering of works acknowledged as prime achievements in his…