The other day an eminent art critic was heard saying that it was the art critics and the media who decided the worth of an artistic piece. A mediocre piece of art could be elevated to the lofty status of a contemporary classic if they wrote about it, and celebrated it. Conversely, a piece which [...]
Even though art and artists existed ever since the dawn of civilizations the concept of artistic work as an object of beauty, and artists as a rare individual gifted with the talents to create such beautiful objects is a rather later development. This can be understood when we try to learn the motives behind the [...]
KG Subramanyan, who died in Baroda on 29th June 2016 at the age of 92, was one of India’s most senior artists, working with diverse media and materials, and exhibiting extensively both within and outside the country. Painter, sculptor, muralist, K G Subramanyan was born in a village in north Kerala in 1924. While studying economics [...]
Nila started painting at the age of 3 and conducted her debut exhibition at Kerala Lalithakala Academy Durbar hall Art Center, Kochi at the age of 6. Sixteen different works created on art paper with acrylic and water colour earned her space in art lover's heart. Now after one year, Nila Stacy Jones exhibits a [...]
Pixelaria - photography exhibition by Sajid Aboobaker at Kerala Lalithakala Academy Art Gallery, Calicut on 17 - 21 August 2016.
Space of Gold 2016 by Unni Shankar at Kerala Lalithakala Academy Art Gallery, Calicut on August 12th to 18th, 2016.
Exhibition of paintings by Binish Lakshmanan
We help communities, although we have many different kinds clients they all have one thing in common: they want to build better communities through the arts. Perhaps it’s a City looking to revitalize its downtown. Or an arts organization that has outgrown its home. Or a building owner looking for ways to support the arts [...]
We are passionate about and focused on the cultural arts. In an overall perspective, art has an important role in social development. Art gives thoughts, stimulates the entrepreneurial spirit, builds sustainability and encourages consideration. At OpenArt, we create a platform outside the traditional norms, here, the ambition is high and ideas are bold!