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Saffronart to Host First Ever Conference of Its Kind on Indian Jewels: The Timeless Legacy of Indian Jewels, 6 – 8 October 2017

India has been a continuous source of inspiration for the world’s leading jewellery designers, including Cartier, Harry Winston, and of course, Van Cleef & Arpels. Few are aware that the most famous jewels in the world, such as the Orlov and Hope Diamond, either originate from or trace their design roots to India. In an […]

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Palette Art Gallery re-opens with a group show ‘Long Story Short’

Palette Art Gallery re-opens with Long Story Short, a cross-generational group exhibition that explores narrative painting and varied patterns of visual storytelling, exemplified in the work of both Modernist and contemporary artists. Established in 2001 by designers Rohit Gandhi and Rahul Khanna, the gallery is an extension of their long dalliance with art collecting, into […]

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Rare Books and Prints Underscoring 200 Years of British Raj to Go On Auction

Prints, rare first editions, and out-of-print books from the 17 th – 19th centuries headline StoryLTD’s Antiquarian Books and Prints ​online auction on 29 – 30 August. Estimates range from INR 15,000 – 20,000 to 16 – 18 lakhs for the 81 lots on offer. Replete with battle accounts and travels across India, Afghanistan, Burma […]

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Mumbai Art Room to launch as a Curatorial Lab on the occasion of the annual benefit on 20th September 2017

After six years of international programming on Fourth Pasta Lane in Colaba, Mumbai, the Trustees of the Mumbai Art Room are pleased to announce a new focus for the institution’s next two years as it transitions into a curatorial lab for Indian and international emerging curators. The Mumbai Art Room will provide mentoring and exhibition […]

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Sadak.Sarai.Sheher.Basti: M.F. Husain – The Recurring Figure

Kiran Nadar Museum of Art Invites you to Sadak.Sarai.Sheher.Basti: M.F. Husain – The Recurring Figure in conversation with Parthiv Shah and S. Kalidas. 31st August 2017, Thursday. 6.00pm onwards Please be seated by 5.45pm Address: KNMA, 145, South Court Mall, Saket – 110017 This event is a collateral of the current exhibition ‘Sadak.Sarai.Sheher.Basti: The Recurring […]

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The Kiran Nadar Museum of Art is proud to invite you to the exhibition, Conversing in Time, the result of Mobile Mohalla’s year-long engagement with Khirki and Hauz Rani

The Kiran Nadar Museum of Art is proud to invite you to the exhibition, Conversing in Time, the result of Mobile Mohalla’s year-long engagement with Khirki and Hauz Rani. The exhibition features Khirki Collective and will also include musical performances, a magazine launch, and very special pop-up kitchens selling Nepalese, Afghani, Somali, and Congolese food!

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#TheElephantsAreComing – Elephant Parade will take to the streets of India November 2017

​On the occasion of World Elephant Day 2017, Elephant Family is delighted to announce that the next Elephant Parade will take place in India from November 2017 to March 2018. As part of the 2017 UK India Year of Culture, Elephant Parade India aims to generate vital funds to secure 101 elephant corridors across India […]

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World’s first Partition Museum to pay tribute to the spirit and courage of those who were affected by the Partition

Opening of the completed Partition Museum by Captain Amarinder Singh on August 17, 2017, Partition Remembrance Day, the country will honour the sacrifice of the millions who lost lives and homes to the greatest exodus in human history. The story of India’s freedom is as much one of heartwarming joy as of tremendous hardship, sacrifice […]

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Sohel Sayyad’s art exhibition at Malaka Spice Hyderabad upto August 31st 2017

Born and bought up in Solapur, Sayyad Sohel Jafar graduated in fine arts from Baramati and holds a government diploma in arts from Mumbai. He started drawing and painting very early and at 22yrs is already a recipient of several awards like the Hyderabad Art Society Award – 2017, Art Cozy Award Gold Medal, Art […]

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Kalakriti Art Gallery presents Souls of Wide Walls on view from 22nd July to 31st August, 2017

Watercolour is historically the world’s oldest painting medium. Yet, it remains one of the most vital and popular forms of expression both for artists and the viewing public. ‘Souls of wide walls’ brings together the best master pieces by three generation Bengal artists. this exhibition provides the rare opportunity to see the works of some […]

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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 […]

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Architecture in a Noisy, Fractured and Consumerist Environment by Ar. Shirish Beri with Prof. K T Ravindran

Kiran Nadar Museum of Art (KNMA, Saket) invites you to an illustrated talk on ARCHITECTURE IN A NOISY, FRACTURED AND CONSUMERIST ENVIRONMENT By Ar. Shirish Beri with Prof. K T Ravindran on 1st August 2017, Tuesday, 6.30-8.00pm. The session is part of “Architecture Adda” – an ongoing series concurrent to exhibition ‘Delhi – Building The […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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Museum of Worlds by Crow from 26th July at Studio G-Spot

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Kiran Nadar Museum of Art brings an exciting workshop for kids as Artreach India organizes Khel Mel workshop on Modern Architecture at KNMA, Saket

At the end of this month, Kiran Nadar Museum of Art brings an exciting workshop for kids as Artreach India organizes Khel Mel workshop on Modern Architecture at KNMA, Saket. The children will get to know more about modern architecture of India and will create their own structures. In addition, they will also get to […]

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ParulScape, a debut photography exhibition by photographer Parul Sharma to be showcased at Bikaner House, Delhi from July 28 to 30, 2017

A collection of around 40 images, the show captures the visual imagination of the photographer and her narrative transcends the realm of objectification and plays with space. Adding to the powerful imagery is her choice of Black and White medium as her expression. A metropolitan soul who thrived in the manic rhythm of the city, […]

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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 […]

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East Meets West in Saffronart’s Exhibition of Decorative Arts at New Delhi from 20 – 26 July 2017

Handcrafted decorative art objects from the world’s most sought-after brands will be on view at Saffronart, New Delhi from 20 – 26 July​. Thirty-three pieces from the 19 th and early 20th centuries by Sèvres, Lalique, Mappin & Webb, Meissen, Oomersi Mawji, and a selection of Bohemian glass will be presented in this one-of-a-kind exhibition. […]

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Announcing journalism forum, The Media Rumble organised by Newslaundry and Teamwork Arts

With the Internet changing the world, are we witnessing the most remarkable impact on journalism in the digital age? How is journalism changing the world? How does it impact societies and in turn is impacted by them? How is technology changing journalism? How is traditional journalism evolving? What are the challenges and opportunities? Is new […]

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Gallery G proudly presents Colour Code by Bose Krishnamachari on 15th to 21st July 2017

The gallery g is playing host to the first solo exhibition, ‘Colour Code’, by master painter Bose Krishnamachari from 15th to 22nd July, 2017 at its home base on Lavelle Road. The show will profile the artistic evolution of Bose Krishnamachari, who is widely acclaimed as the Co-Founder/Curator of India’s First Art Biennale. “Abstracts in […]

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Burhan Nagarwala’s exhibition at Malaka Spice Baner – 1st July to 31st July 2017

Burhan Nagarwala is a Painter based in Pune, India. He has completed his Masters in fine arts. Born in 1987, at the age of 15 he did his 1st group show of seascape painting with Society of Marine Artist, he has done his Solo / Group shows in Pune, Mumbai, Delhi, Kenya & USA. In […]

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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 […]

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The life and times of Diwan Sir Tanjavur Madhava Row by Urmila Rau Lal on August 5th 2017

You are cordially invited to a lecture on the life and times of Diwan Sir Tanjavur Madhava Row by Urmila Rau Lal. Mrs Lal is the biographer of Dewan Madhava Row. This lecture is special to the Raja Ravi Varma Heritage Foundation as it was Madhav Row who introduced him to the court of the […]

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The second edition of the RIBA International Prize launches with stellar Grand Jury led by Elizabeth Diller

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) is delighted to announce the second edition of the RIBA International Prize, the highly prestigious award for the world’s best new building. Opening for entries today, (4 July 2017), the RIBA International Prize will be awarded to a building which exemplifies design excellence, architectural ambition and delivers meaningful […]

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FREESPACE – La Biennale di Venezia 16th International Architecture Exhibition curated by Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara

FREESPACE Venice (Arsenale and Giardini), May 26th to November 25th 2018 (Preview May 24th and 25th) Venice, June 7th 2017 – The President of La Biennale di Venezia, Paolo Baratta, together with the curators of the 16th International Architecture Exhibition, Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara, met the press today at Ca’ Giustinian to launch the […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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GENESIS-17: An Art Exhibition of Paintings, Sculptures and Photographs at New Delhi from June 9th

Finetouch has this time endeavoured to present an exhibition of Indian Contemporary Art, fusing together some of the finest works from well established artists with a range from the most promising, upcoming talent across the country. We wish to serve the audience a visual bonanza celebrating the power of our visual idioms. GENESIS – 17 […]

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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 […]