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When is Space? An exhibition on Contemporary Architecture from 21 January to 31 March 2018

Commissioned by Jawahar​ ​Kala​ ​Kendra and Curated by Rupali​ ​Gupte​ ​&​ ​Prasad​ ​Shetty. ‘When is space?’ intends to discuss the contemporary architecture and space making practices in India. Space here refers to the multi-scalar dimensions at which one thinks of architecture, from the idea of the universe, to collective institutional forms to the micro environments […]

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Elephant Parade India arrives in Kolkata at the 2017 edition of The India Story

JSW brings Elephant Parade India to The India Story. The city of Kolkata will meet the gorgeous elephants from Elephant Parade India during the 2017 edition of The India Art Story from 21 – 24 December 2017 at Swabhumi Heritage, Kolkata, as part of the Elephant Parade India Kolkata preview. Launched in 2015, The India […]

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India Art Fair reveals refreshed and expanded programme for 2018, and announces gallery and institutional participation

India Art Fair, the leading platform to discover modern and contemporary art from South Asia, announces programme highlights for the 2018 edition. Presented in partnership with BMW Group in India, the fair will take place at the NSIC grounds, Okhla Industrial Area, New Delhi, 9–12 February. Under the leadership of new Fair Director, Jagdip Jagpal, […]

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BODHI PARVA, Festival of Buddhist Heritage, from 9th to 10th December 2017

Dates: 9th – 10th December 2017 Venue: Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) Time: 11 am to 6.30 pm Free Entry Buddhism has taken root in the consciousness of people across the world. With increasing curiosity – especially among the young – it is time, to look at the different aspects of Buddhism. […]

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From Classical to Contemporary: Saffronart’s online auction sees excellent results across categories

Saffronart’s online auction, From Classical to Contemporary, concluded last evening with 98 lots out of 121 lots being sold for INR 16 crore (USD 2.5 million). Offering a panoramic view of Indian art, the auction saw a strong demand for antiquities and modernists. Works by S H Raza, Akbar Padamsee, Arpita Singh, F N Souza, […]

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‘project AMSOE – where Art Meets Science Of Everything’ from 1st to 23rd December 2017 every Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Project AMSOE is an inter-disciplinary arts festival conceptualized by young enthusiast Pratiksha Jain. It will be a melting pot of emerging and established artist, innovators, entrepreneurs, experienced activists, thinkers and do-ers. The festival will include works ranging from performance art, sonic art, public-interventions, social and ecological justice projects, installations, film, interactive work, poetry and more. […]

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Natvar Bhavsar presents his first retrospective in India, titled “HOMECOMING”

DAG Modern is pleased to present New York based artist Natvar Bhavsar’s first retrospective in India, aptly titled ‘Homecoming’ at its Mumbai Gallery. His art sails past all limitations and enclosures to evoke feelings – and a sense of being – on a cosmic scale’ – Carter Ratclife, American art critic, writer and poet. Curated […]

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Exhibit320 and Blueprint12 opened ‘Given Power – From tradition to contemporary’ on behalf of TAF (Tribal Art Forms)

‘Given power – From tradition to contemporary’ – an exhibition that showcased Indian Folk and Tribal art form conceptualized by Rasika Kajaria, Mandira Lamba and Riddhi Bhalla. ​It is the first time in the Indian art landscape that 2 contemporary galleries – Exhibit320 and Blueprint12 – came together to​​ create a platform for ​Indian ​Folk […]

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Amruta​ ​Kalasha – Thanjavur​ ​and​ ​other​ ​South​ ​Indian​ ​Paintings conceptualised by Roobina Karode

From 14th November – 13th December 2017 at KNMA, 145 South Court Mall, Saket, New Delhi The Kiran Nadar Museum of Art (KNMA) as an institution has been dedicated to optimize the visibility and engagement with the modern and contemporary art and the plurality of its practice across India and South Asia. This time, as […]

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Jatin​ ​Das:​ Artists​ &​ Friends.​ Over​ Fifty​ Years. At​ ​the​ Lalit​ Kala​ Akademi,​ ​New​ Delhi​ 17-22​ ​November​ ​2017

Eminent artist Jatin Das will exhibit a staggering 500 portraits, at the esteemed Lalit Kala Akademi this November, many of which have never been on display before. The exhibition, Jatin Das: Artists & Friends. Over Fifty Years will be presented from 17 – 22 November 2017. Portraits have always been an important part of Das’s […]

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TRHs The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall visits India to support Elephant Parade India

Their Royal Highnesses, The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall attended the official preview of Elephant Parade India today at the British High Commissioner’s residence in New Delhi. Part of the 2017 UK India Year of Culture, the India edition of the Elephant Parade is organised by Elephant Family and is supported by […]

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Piraji Sagara, Whittled Space, at Akara Art, Mumbai 10 November – 22 December 2017

Exhibition Title: Whittled Space Dates: 10 November – 22 December 2017 Address: Akara Art, 1st Floor, 4/5 Churchill Chambers, 32 Mereweather Road, Colaba, Mumbai 400001 Akara Art presents a collection of fifteen works by artist Piraji Sagara tracing his development from the mid 1950s to the early 1990s. Offering insights into a unique facet of […]

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Top 10 highlights of Dubai Design Week (DXBDW) 2017

DUBAI DESIGN WEEK 2017 (DXBDW) –NOV 13 – 18, 2017 Dubai Design Week (DXBDW), now in its third year, is the Middle East’s most important, comprehensive and accessible celebration of design and creativity ever staged in the region. The 2017 Dubai Design Week (DXBDW) will see over 200 activities staged in locations across the city. […]

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When Mandawa comes alive with global sounds

The first destination music festival of 2017, will also be one of the last festivals of 2017, with its second edition set to take off between December 23rd to 25th. Taalbelia, welcomed a large mix of audiences across ages and countries to some spellbinding performances from varied genres in the majestic town of Mandawa. It’s […]

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Saffronart’s Fundraiser Auction raised INR 2.75 Crores for Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2018 and saw 98% of artworks sell

Last night, collectors, artists and gallerists came together in a display of solidarity in support of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale (KMB) Fundraiser Auction held by Saffronart. The art, generously donated by leading Modern and Contemporary artists, raised a total value of INR 2.75 crores with 98% of works being sold. The total proceeds will go towards […]

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Kahaani Festival in Jaipur at the charming venue of Amroodon ka Bagh, Vidhan Sabha on 24th and 25th November 2017

Kahaani brings alive the timeless art of storytelling and re-imagines it through different art forms such as music, art, craftwork, theatre, dance and puppetry. Building on the concept of learning beyond the classroom, it attempts to create an atmosphere for children to think out of the box and experience a sense of creative freedom unshackled […]

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‘Essence of Being’ by artist Ranjan Kaul at India International Centre

Self taught artist Ranjan Kaul debuts with his first exhibition ‘Essence of Being’ at India International Centre from 12th to 19th November 2017. Ranjan’s art works capture images of the common people and their myriad moods, emotions and dynamics. Through the imaginative interplay of evocative hues, semi abstract figurative forms, energetic brushwork and textured surfaces, […]

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Exhibit320 in collaboration with Blueprint12 are proud to present​ ​’Given power – From tradition to contemporary’

Show Title: Given power – From tradition to contemporary Conceptualised by: Rasika Kajaria, Mandira Lamba and Ridhi Bhalla Open to Public: 2​4​th November – 24th December 2017 Venue: Exhibit320, F-320, Lado Sarai, New Delhi – 110030​ Yanagi in his book “The Unknown craftsmen” has attributed the beauty of an object to a craftsman give power, […]

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Saffronart’s Kochi Biennale Foundation Fundraiser Auction, 31 October, 2017

Saffronart and the Kochi Biennale Foundation (KBF) will hold a fundraiser auction on 31 October 2017 in support of India’s largest and most reputed arts festival. The KBF Fundraiser auction features artworks by over 40 leading modern and contemporary artists. Most artworks on offer have no reserve prices, and there will be no Buyer’s Premium […]

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The euphoria of being: Himmat Shah – A continuing journey across six decades. Curated by Roobina Karode

The Museum Galleries, Jawahar Kala Kendra JLN Marg, Jaipur 31 October – 15 December 2017, 11am – 7pm except Monday Jawahar Kala Kendra (JKK) is pleased to bring to Jaipur the first ever comprehensive showing of eminent artist Himmat Shah in collaboration with Kiran Nadar Museum of Art (KNMA). Curated by Roobina Karode, Chief Curator […]

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Unt1tled, a solo exhibition of paintings by artist by Harleen Kaur at New Delhi from 4th – 7th November 2017

Unt1tled, a solo exhibition of paintings by artist by Harleen Kaur is an honest abstract expression inspired by a particular mood, environment, memory or sensation at a particular point in time. It is completely spontaneous, unpremeditated and unplanned at the moment of execution. The exhibition will inaugurate with a private preview on Friday 3rd November […]

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‘Flow Dreams’ – Anu Malhotra launches her range of sculptures

Dates of the exhibition: 15th – 23rd October 2017 Timings: 11 am to 7 pm Details on the Sculptures: Sculpture Anu Malhotra’s intense engagement with the sacred geography of tribal societies in India has inspired this collection. The significance of these objects comes from the evocation of their embeddness and re-mooring in the contemporary. The […]

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In the Presence of Another Sky: Sakti Burman, A Retrospective. Curated by Ranjit Hoskote on 17 October – 27 November 2017

National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai & Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, supported by Art Musings presents ‘In the Presence of Another Sky: Sakti Burman, A Retrospective’, a survey of the distinguished artist Sakti Burman’s work across nearly six decades. This retrospective exhibition is curated by poet and cultural theorist Ranjit Hoskote. It situates […]

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Live performance and exhibition of art works by young female Emirati artists, Mall of the Emirates’ World of Fashion

The House of Bazaar garden will transform into a whimsical and engaging art gallery with art works by Zayed University’s College of Arts and Creative Enterprises alumni showcasing sculptures, photography and a live performance inspired by fashion. Live performance and exhibition of art works by young female Emirati artists, Mall of the Emirates’ World of […]

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White Cube is pleased to present an exhibition of works by American artist Haim Steinbach

Haim Steinbach jaws White Cube Mason’s Yard 27 October 2017 – 20 January 2018 White Cube is pleased to present an exhibition of works by American artist Haim Steinbach (b. 1944) at Mason’s Yard. jaws consists of a new series of shelf works as well as the major installation Display #15 – Design for a […]

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ASEAN India Music Festival first edition wraps up with much fanfare!

The ASEAN India Music Festival concluded its first edition on Sunday with a spectacular grand finale performed by Shankar Ehsaan Loy. The three-day music festival organized by Ministry of External Affairs (GOI) and Sehar witnessed thousands of Delhiites at Purana Qila enjoying the tunes of bands from 11 ASEAN member countries. Top 15 bands from […]

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Second edition of Mahindra Kabira Festival to take place from 10th – 12th November, 2017

Taking off from a memorable inaugural edition last year, the Mahindra Kabira Festival returns to Varanasi for three days from the 10th – 12th of November 2017 with another sublime celebration of the mystical poet saint Kabir. The festival promises a specially curated experience of the life and works of Kabir, his music and poetry, […]

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Photos from ‘Herbarium Indicum’ By Alex Davis at Exhibit320

Gallery Director and curator, Rasika Kajaria of ​Exhibit320 proudly presented ‘Herbarium Indicum’, a solo exhibition of paintings by artist and designer, Alex Davis. The exhibition was inaugurated with a panel discussion and private preview on ​Thurs​day ​5​th October 2017​. ​The members of the panel discussion were JJ Valaya, Sunita Kohli and David Abraham and they […]

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Artist Rajeshree Sutar is exhibiting her artworks ‘Itihaas Dwar’ at the Malaka Spice from October 1st to 31st

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“Flow Dreams” by artist Anu Malhotra, 7th-9th October at Visual Arts Gallery, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi

Visual Arts Gallery, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, from 7th – 9th October 9th – 31st October 2017, the exhibition moves to The Apparao Gallery at The Lodhi, New Delhi Anu Malhotra is one of India’s top filmmakers, having won over 17 National and 1 International award for her insightful documentaries, trend setting television programming […]