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Pallavi Chattopadhyay


Dissecting Cities
Tue, Feb 09, 2016

Architect Martand Khosla’s exhibition stimulates dialogue around issues of urban planning, migration and shelter.

Kolkata Chromosome
Mon, Feb 08, 2016

An exhibition unveils the hidden jewels concentrated in the neighborhood of Chitpur Road, one of Kolkata’s oldest roads, to reveal the grandeur of its crumbling palatial mansions and forgotten history.

Food for Art
Tue, Feb 02, 2016

UK-based duo Cooking Sections shares insights into what shapes their artistic practice based on food and the rationale behind their obscure artwork.

Aim for the Head
Mon, Feb 01, 2016

Pakistani artiste Ayesha Jatoi’s art involves public performances designed to shake and stir

Tryst with the Masters
Wed, Jan 27, 2016

An exhibition brings together some rare works by Masters of Indian art

The Poetry of Things
Thu, Jan 21, 2016

For Sudarshan Shetty’s latest exhibition, the artist finds inspiration in objects, buildings and accompanying memories

Bengal unboxed
Thu, Jan 14, 2016

As war plane motifs hover in the sky, a Kalighat-inspired image of Durga slaying the demon Mahishasura beside the scene, acts as a metaphor.

The Golden Reel
Tue, Jan 05, 2016

An exhibition brings together veteran photographer Raghu Rai’s most creative pictures taken in the last 50 years.

Voicing Concerns
Sat, Jan 02, 2016

At a day-long exhibition in Delhi, artists offered creative responses to ‘the climate of suffocation’.

Portrait of the Year in Art: Awards, protests and records
Mon, Dec 28, 2015

It was the year of making and breaking records, protest and prominence for Indian art and artists.

Silence Breaker
Tue, Dec 22, 2015

In the hope of changing mindsets, photo-journalist Smita Sharma documents stories of rape survivors in India.

Of Shared History
Mon, Dec 21, 2015

An exhibition comprising works of five Kerala artists chronicles a crucial movement in art history.

Painted Seasons
Mon, Dec 14, 2015

An exhibition reveals artist Gopal Ghose’s fascination for the Indian landscape and its rustic settings.

‘The Beatles’ come back to life in a corner of Uttarakhand
Fri, Dec 11, 2015

After two decades of neglect, state forest department reopens Maharishi Mahesh Yogi ashram in Rishikesh, where the band spent three months.

King of Dark Art
Fri, Dec 11, 2015

One of metal music’s top tattoo artists, Paul Booth is on a look-out for demons and monsters in Indian mythology on his first visit to the country.

I witnessed a lot of anger in Indian girls: Katharina Kakar
Fri, Dec 04, 2015

Artist Katharina Kakar portrays suppression of women with roses and body imagery.

The modern gurukul: Watch Sonali Bendre talk about her new book on parenting
Tue, Nov 24, 2015

Sonali Bendre's new book"The Modern Gurukul: My Experiment with Parenting" is about her achievements and challenges as a first-time mother.

Back to School
Tue, Nov 24, 2015

An actor, a mother, and now an author, Sonali Bendre Behl on her experiments with parenting.

Epic Shades
Mon, Nov 23, 2015

Artist Bharat Tripathi narrates the Ramayana through 12 canvases in his latest exhibition

International trade fair 2015: A grand spectacle
Fri, Nov 20, 2015

With a “Make in India” theme, many crafts and techniques are on display this year with Jharkhand being the Partner State.

In Their Elements
Mon, Nov 16, 2015

India Habitat Centre has launched an year-long photo festival, knit around the theme of sustainable development.

Roger Ballen photo exhibition: The dark side of white
Fri, Nov 06, 2015

Internationally renowned photographer Roger Ballen talks about his controversial portraits of marginalised South African whites, the subject of his first exhibition in India.

Out of Frame
Fri, Dec 25, 2015

American artist Charles Fazzino presents his three-dimensional works at an exhibition in Delhi.

Remembering a Patriot
Tue, Oct 27, 2015

A musical evening paid homage to the nation’s second Prime Minister, Lal Bahadur Shastri, as family members recalled his principles and ethics.

A photo exhibition gives a gripping visual narrative of Sri Lanka in the 19th century
Fri, Oct 16, 2015

An exhibition at the National Museum gives a gripping visual narrative of Sri Lanka in the 19th century

The Emperor’s New Clothes
Wed, Oct 07, 2015

Fashion designer JJ Valaya trains his lens on royal portraiture, bringing together the beauty of the past and present.

Map My History
Thu, Oct 01, 2015

Artists from India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka interpret issues of maps and borders through an exhibition.

A book in every hand: Pratham Books wants to make reading fun and accessible for children
Sun, Sep 20, 2015

On International Literacy Day earlier this month, Bangalore-based NGO Pratham released more than 800 books alongside their translations in 27 languages on their new website, inviting children from across the world to read stories in the languages they speak and study.

Uniting Fashion
Tue, Sep 15, 2015

Shaan-e-Pakistan, in Delhi, closed with a heavy dose of glitter and glamour.

On the Record: Theory of Art
Mon, Sep 14, 2015

Hugo Weihe, former Christie’s Director and new Saffronart CEO, on Indian art and the sudden interest of international auctions houses in India

Trunks and Tales
Wed, Sep 09, 2015

Rajesh Bedi’s photographs of elephants shed light on an endangered species.

(Not) an unsuitable job for a woman: What it takes to be a female bouncer in the capital
Sun, Aug 23, 2015

A 28-year old female bouncer from Saharanpur in UP talks about her struggles to find her feet in the profession.

Remapping the Past
Thu, Aug 20, 2015

National Museum’s latest exhibition gives a glimpse into rare Indian maps that shaped the perception of India over the centuries.

For a Perfect Frame
Wed, Aug 12, 2015

A Delhi-based organisation is using photography to encourage slum children to address social issues.

Magic shows and more on Gurgaon’s Rapid Metro
Sun, Aug 02, 2015

Joy Express is an initiative by the Rapid Metro to tackle the challenge of getting commuters in Gurgaon to leave their individual vehicles behind and opt for a more eco-friendly mode of transport.

An exhibition in London explores the ageless fascination with footwear
Sun, Jun 28, 2015

An exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London explores the ageless fascination with footwear and the stories they tell.