Cancer Patients Aid Association(CPAA) organised the 12th edition of Colours of Life festival entitled Strokes of Hope. This annual art exhibition and sale of paintings raises funds for underprivileged children suffering from cancer.
A new art exhibition in the national capital aims to highlight the pastoralist way of life and the threat it faces from rampant urbanisation. Handcrafted artworks by weavers from across India showcased here have generated international attention, writes Bhumika Popli.
Exhibition of new works by artist Neha Puri Dhir titled The Art of Shibori is going on at Gallery Art Motif in New Delhi.
Ahead of their art auction in Mumbai, scheduled for 18 December, Christie’s international director for Asian art, Dr Amin Jaffer speaks to Bhumika Popli about his long association with art, the world of auction and the strong presence of South Asian art globally.
Pune Biennale, the flagship event of Pune Biennale Foundation, presents a global platform for showcasing the city’s creative talent.
Only those artists who have the requisite talent, patience and total commitment to the study of form are able to become master illustrators. But even for the best in the business, illustrating a children’s book is an endeavour fraught with difficulties, writes Bhumika Popli.
At the Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2016, visitors will get a chance to explore an exhibition of contemporary interpretations of Pichvai works that, for the first time, will bring this traditional Indian art form into a nascent new avatar.
Pune-based artist Sukanta Dasgupta, teaches nuclear engineering by the day, but by night, his focus shifts to matters more aesthetic. Over the years, he has mastered the form of papier collé and his collage pieces, composed of bits of paper, are second to none, writes Bhumika Popli.
The current solo show by Gond artist Bhajju Shyam’s Maa Matre has more than 40 works on display. The artworks revolve around nature, a subject closest to Bhajju’s heart.
Art historian and photographer Ruth Rosengarten, who was recently in Delhi to deliver a lecture on photography, speaks to Bhumika Popli about the impact of digital technology on the visual arts and about her own experiments with the photographic image.