Pallavi Chattopadhyay

Profile

Pakistani artist and educator Salima Hashmi on how cultural exchange can help ease tensions
Wed, Nov 08, 2017

At her lecture titled “Naya Lahore: Contemporary Art Practices in Lahore” at the India International Centre in Delhi, last week, artist and art educator Salima Hashmi shared these and many more anecdotes relating to art being produced in Pakistan.

Artist Mona Rai enmeshes concepts of zero and her memories in an exhibition
Tue, Nov 07, 2017

Created by drilling an electric rod into the frame, these works, 70-year-old Mona Rai points out, serve as her reaction to the violent atmosphere she says she is currently surrounded by.

Size Matters
Wed, Nov 01, 2017

The NGMA brings out hidden jewels of artist Bireswar Sen’s postcard-sized miniatures

Travelling Light
Mon, Oct 23, 2017

Artist Tara Sabharwal’s show, after four years, marks a return to the child-like spirit hidden within us

Ground Beneath Their Feet
Thu, Oct 19, 2017

An exhibition anchors on the idea of roots

A Stroke of Hope
Tue, Oct 10, 2017

Artist Binoy Varghese’s latest exhibition is an acknowledgement of the difference that people’s movements are making the world over

Heads and Tales
Sat, Sep 30, 2017

Palette Art Gallery reopens after two years with a visual storytelling of modern and contemporary art

The Goddess has Arrived
Wed, Sep 27, 2017

As the rhythmic beats of the dhak and the dhunuchi dance rings in Durga Puja frenzy in the Capital, here are some of the pandals one can visit

Voicing Concerns
Mon, Sep 25, 2017

An exhibition examines the issues of cow politics and censorship to reflect on the roots of provocation in the country

Watching the World Go By
Fri, Sep 08, 2017

The Window Seat Project, a crowdsourced photography series on Instagram, is an ode to train journeys

Artists from India and Italy display the complexities of our times with their art
Wed, Sep 06, 2017

A group of Indian and Italian artists responds to the complexities and turbulence of the times we live in

Rendezvous with the Contemporaries
Fri, Sep 01, 2017

Six galleries from the Capital join hands for the first edition of Delhi Contemporary Art Weekend

Order in Chaos
Wed, Aug 30, 2017

Bangalore-based artist Rajita Schade explores disorder and chaos in modern day society through her abstract works

Such a Long Journey
Mon, Aug 14, 2017

An exhibition chronicles the key events leading to India’s independence, and Mahatma Gandhi’s pluralistic ideology.

Paper Miracles: Sanjhi, the ancient art of hand cutting stencils from paper, gets a contemporary twist in an exhibition
Fri, Aug 11, 2017

The exhibition has been brought together by Delhi Crafts Council to celebrate their golden jubilee year. Over 80 artwork on display include depiction of domes flanked by minarets, decorated with designs of weeping willow, as clouds resembling Aladdin’s magical lamp hover from above.

Beneath the Surface
Tue, Aug 08, 2017

A group show explores earth’s geology through an artistic lens

Matters of the Mind
Wed, Jul 26, 2017

Subir Hati’s exhibition offers a closer look at human psychology and internal battles. The fifth recipient of Glenfiddich’s Emerging Artist of the Year 2016 award, Hati was one among the eight artists chosen from across the globe who were given an opportunity to spend three months at the Glenfiddich Distillery in Scotland.

Discovery of India
Sat, Jul 22, 2017

An exhibition sheds light on the changes, from landscape to lifestyle, which have redefined the idea of India after Independence

Game Play
Tue, Jul 18, 2017

The film Turup discusses sociopolitical issues through community chess games played in Bhopal

Images of Conflict Zones
Thu, Jul 13, 2017

Artists from five countries depict sociopolitical rifts in the show, ‘Dissensus’

In Pencil and Ink
Tue, Jul 04, 2017

Sotheby’s is set to auction a rare portrait of Mahatma Gandhi and letters penned by him.

Down Memory Lane: Gurgaon’s ‘Welcome to Prankster’ restaurant offers campus food in its classroom setting
Mon, Jun 26, 2017

One can choose to dine at chemistry lab complete with taps and marked with glass test tubes, or the hostel room with bunk beds and t-shirts and pants hanging from the ceiling, alongside posters of The Beatles and Pink Floyd plastered on the walls.

Behind the mask
Thu, Jun 22, 2017

Indian women don cow masks in photographer Sujatro Ghosh’s latest series that highlights safety for women

Pose Like a Painting 
Wed, Jun 21, 2017

A photo-performance project recreates iconic works of Amrita Sher-Gil, Gustav Klimt and Mughal miniatures, creating new ways of looking.

Midnight Bites at Moolchand
Mon, Jun 12, 2017

At Moolchand Parantha, night turns to day as visitors flock for their favourite goodies.

Green with Humour: Delhi-based cartoonist Rohan Chakravarty hopes to bring nature closer to people through his satirical work
Wed, Jun 07, 2017

Delhi-based cartoonist Rohan Chakravarty is the winner of this year’s WWF International President’s Award.

Musings on the Gondola: A mall themed on Venice comes with an Indian touch
Tue, Jun 06, 2017

The Grand Venice Mall in Greater Noida has eight gondoliers hired by the management. Open from 10 am to 10 pm, the gondoliers are proud to have entertained nearly 427 passengers on a leisurely Sunday last month.

Ten on Ten
Sat, Jun 03, 2017

Bookaroo — India’s first children’s literature festival — marks its 10th anniversary by painting 10 walls in and around the city

All of Us, Virtually
Wed, May 31, 2017

An exhibition addresses the impact of screens on our lives and our growing dependence on technology

The women they saw
Sat, May 27, 2017

An exhibition of the works of women photographers from around the world brings to the city stories of gender discrimination and grit.

Mountain Echoes
Thu, May 11, 2017

Photographer Serena Chopra’s exhibition captures the landscape of Bhutan before the tiny Himalayan kingdom became a democracy in 2008.

Break the Mould
Thu, May 04, 2017

Cement gets an aesthetic uplift as four artists explore it as a medium of creativity.

Those who live in glass houses
Tue, May 02, 2017

A new studio in Delhi, Glass Sutra, aims to encourage conversation about a fragile art form.

Singapore artists add colour to Arjan Garh Metro station
Sun, Apr 30, 2017

The project — a collaboration by the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation and NGO St+art India Foundation which promotes street art — pays an ode to birds of the country.

India as Her Muse
Fri, Apr 21, 2017

Singapore-based artist Joan Marie Kelly turns encounters with people into works of art

A Stitch in Time
Sat, Apr 15, 2017

Textile artist and designer Priya Ravish Mehra pays an ode to skilled darners, better-known as the rafoogars, in her latest solo.