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Landscapes of dreams, flowery visions and an artist’s ordinary, workaday life

Art By BHUMIKA POPLI

French artist Maya Burman, whose recent paintings, watercolours and sketches are part of an ongoing show at Delhi’s Gallerie Ganesha, speaks to Bhumika Popli about the importance of dreams in a painter’s life, and how to break free of stylistic confines.

18 November, 2017

Pain, poverty, war: Art that is born of adversities

Art By OUR CORRESPONDENT

Pandora’s Box, a group show of compelling contemporary artworks curated by its co-founder Sonali Batra is on display at Delhi’s The Stainless Gallery.

11 November, 2017

Regional cosmopolitanism: Focus on the fading lights of the Madras movement

Art By VINEET GILL

Dhvani Se Shabd Aur Chinh, an ongoing exhibition at Delhi’s National Gallery of Modern Art, reintroduces us to forgotten painters, such as K.C.S. Paniker and R.B. Bhaskaran, who were central to the 1960s Madras Art Movement, writes Vineet Gill.

11 November, 2017
St+art—a foundation, art projects, Mumbai, BMC, Asian Paints, MBPT

Exploring public spaces as galleries in urban fest

Art By Correspondent

St+art—a foundation that organises art projects in public spaces is returning to the streets of Mumbai with its second edition of Urban Art Festival.

4 November, 2017
NGMA, Sakti Burman, In the Presence of Another Sky, Art Musings Gallery, France, School of Paris, Rabindranath Tagore

Looking back at the multitudes reflected in Sakti Burman’s extraordinary oeuvre

Art By BHUMIKA POPLI

Curated by the poet Ranjit Hoskote, a new retrospective of the acclaimed artist Sakti Burman is currently on view at Mumbai’s National Gallery of Modern Art. Displayed here are around 275 works by the artist, spanning six decades, writes Bhumika Popli.

4 November, 2017
Sudhir Patwardhan, Vincent van Gogh, radiologist, self-portraits, Sir J.J. School of Art, Spectres, contemporary imagination

Mirrors, cameras, colours: Decoding Sudhir Patwardhan’s art

Art By BHUMIKA POPLI

Sudhir Patwardhan is known the world over for his exceptional work that serves as a bridge between the modernist idiom and the contemporary imagination. He speaks to Bhumika Popli about his latest series of paintings, his creative preoccupation with mirrors and cameras, and his other life as a radiologist.

4 November, 2017

An artist who operates at the crossroads where rural life meets urban visions

Art By BHUMIKA POPLI

A new retrospective of artist Madhvi Parekh, on view at the Delhi Art Gallery Modern, features some of her best-known paintings, drawings and sketches from a career that has already spanned five decades. Bhumika Popli speaks to the artist and her associates.

28 October, 2017
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