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…

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…

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…

Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India in collaboration with Seher presented the first ever ASEAN-India Music Festival at Purana Qila in New Delhi

Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India in collaboration with Seher presented the first ever ASEAN – India Music Festival from October 6th- 8th 2017. The festival is being organized to celebrate the 25th year anniversary of ASEAN-India Dialogue Relations. The theme for this commemorative year “Shared Values, Common Destiny” along with this music festival…

The Middle East’s most important design event set to be most comprehensive and accessible celebration of design and creativity ever staged in the region on 13-18 November 2017

Held under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-Chairman of the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority, and in partnership with Dubai Design District (d3) and supported by Dubai Culture & Arts Authority, the third edition of Dubai Design Week is set to establish a new benchmark for the…

Kiran Nadar Museum of Art taking Indian Artists onto a global platform

Kiran Nadar Museum of Art continues to promote Indian artists on important international cultural platforms. In October 2017, KNMA will support two leading female Indian artists Jayashree Chakravarty and Nalini Malani, in exhibitions opening in the same week in Paris – ​Earth as Haven: Under the Canopy of Love​ by Jayashree Chakravarty at the renowned…

Dubai Design Week announces patron of 2017 edition

Dubai Design Week announced Her Highness Sheikha Latifa Bint Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), will return as patron of the third edition of the Middle East’s largest design event. Dubai Design Week will take place from the 13th to the 18th…

Saffronart’s​ ​Rare​ ​Gaitonde​ ​Canvas​ ​Among​ ​Top​ ​5​ ​Most​ ​Expensive Paintings​ ​by​ ​the​ ​Artist

Modernists emerged strong at Saffronart’s ​Evening Sale​ which concluded last night at The Leela in New Delhi. 86% lots sold for a total of INR 66 crores (USD 10.4 million), with paintings by V S Gaitonde, Nicholas Roerich, Tyeb Mehta and Bhupen Khakhar leading the sale. V S Gaitonde’s expansive blue canvas, ​Untitled, ​1963 ​(below…

Christie’s announces Middle Eastern Modern and Contemporary Art in London

Christie’s announces the launch of a new marquee event in London, entitled “Middle Eastern Art”, which brings together exhibitions and auctions from the Islamic and Indian Worlds, Rug & Carpets (now being integrated into the Islamic sale) as well as for the first time Middle Eastern Modern & Contemporary Art in London. The exhibition at…

Beyond Boundaries: Magnificent Jewels from a European Collection

As announced at the end of July, Christie’s has been entrusted with the sale of masterworks from an important European private collection, Beyond Boundaries: Avant-Garde Masterworks from a European Collection which will be offered throughout the second half of 2017 in New York, Geneva and Paris. This ground-breaking collection was assembled by a couple with…

Alaiia Gujral, granddaughter of world-renowned Indian artist Satish Gujral, making a ​name for herself in ​the ​Chicago​ contemporary arts scene

Alaiia Gujral​ – the granddaughter of world-renowned Indian artist Satish Gujral, and the only one of his grandchildren who follow​s​ in his footsteps​ is making waves in the Chicago art scene as a dynamic young Indian artist. ​This September Alaiia will​ be collaborating with artist​ ​​Matthew Hoffman​ in Chicago.​ Matthew Hoffman started his well-known You…

EXPLOREAUDREY HEPBURN’S PERSONAL WORLDON & OFF SCREEN AT CHRISTIE’S

EXHIBITION, FLAGSHIP LIVE AND ONLINE AUCTIONS SEPTEMBER 2017 #AudreyAtChristies Christie’s flagship live and online auctions of the Personal Collection of Audrey Hepburn are a celebration of the life and career of arguably the most famous screen actress of the 20th Century, as seen through the lens of the objects she collected, used and loved. Following…