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 [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

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. [...]

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, [...]

‘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. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]