Pallavi Pundir

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A Voyage East
Sun, Mar 19, 2017

Why Rudyard Kipling’s father is being feted by the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.

A Place to Call Home
Tue, Mar 07, 2017

Revri, 61, as he introduced his work to a compact audience. Revri, a Sir JJ School of Art, Mumbai, and Corcoran College of Art + Design, Washington, alumnus, is a man of few words.

Artists of the Floating World: Breaking stereotypes
Sun, Feb 26, 2017

With its deep engangement with the history, politics and culture of its land, a new crop of Bangladeshi artists is breaking stereotypes and making the international art world sit up and take note.

Fair Trade
Tue, Feb 07, 2017

Gallerists from India and abroad reflect on the experience and business at the recently concluded India Art Fair.

The Contemporary Canvas
Fri, Feb 03, 2017

In its ninth edition, the halls of India Art Fair draw from the global refugee crisis, present-day politics and violence against women

Book set in JNU denied reading at World Book Fair
Tue, Jan 10, 2017

The readings were finalised last month and this particular correspondence took place earlier this month.

Mother my Tongue
Sun, Jan 08, 2017

Growing up away from home means a fractured relationship with the language of one’s own. How does one reclaim it?

The Red Palette
Fri, Dec 23, 2016

Member of the Radical Movement of the ’80s, artist-filmmaker KM Madhusudhanan’s solo after 30 years draws parallels between the past and the present

String Theory
Wed, Oct 19, 2016

The Yarn Bombers, an art project, is targeting weaving communities across the country

Femme Land
Mon, Oct 10, 2016

A conclave on issues around women and gender in Delhi highlighted the challenges and promises in India’s current climate.

Mapping Literary Contours
Thu, Oct 06, 2016

The Kumaon Literary Festival saw its first edition last year in Dhanachauli, is back with its second edition this month, to be held October 11 onwards.

Home and Away
Sun, Oct 02, 2016

Making new friends in Pokhara and Kathmandu, and bonding over Bollywood and food.

Castles In The Air
Sun, Sep 11, 2016

The jagged skyline, the sharp crest of highrises emerging from fragmented settlements, old houses and villages, is a frank statement of Gurgaon’s ambition.

War and Peace
Wed, Sep 07, 2016

An exhibition in Delhi, which explores the ongoing social and political conflicts around the world, tells a story about the struggle and pain that renders man-made borders inconsequential.

‘Now politicians see themselves as CEOs. Why should we be surprised at a Trump,’ asks Amitav Ghosh
Wed, Aug 10, 2016

The author of notable books such as The Shadow Lines (1988), The Hungry Tide (2004) and, most recently, The Ibis Trilogy, just published his new work, The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable.

Age of Innocence
Mon, Jul 25, 2016

Designers Rahul Mishra and Anamika Khanna created a world of nostalgia on Day Three of India Couture Week, Delhi.

Here Comes the Caravan: Anita Dongre’s ‘Epic Love’ collection at ICW 2016
Sat, Jul 23, 2016

The cuts were, however, conservative. From the necklines to sleeves, this old-school treatment exuded a tame affair.

Found in Translation
Fri, Jul 15, 2016

With culture commentator Alok Rai, heritage activist Sohail Hashmi, and educationist Syeda Hameed, the session explored the creative representation of its language over the years — from the invasion of the Mughals to the arrival of the metro.

In the Grand Scheme of Things
Mon, Jul 11, 2016

Italian photographer Attilio Tripodi turns his gaze towards solitary humans from across the globe, against grand architectural landscapes

The Ska is the Limit
Mon, Jul 04, 2016

The Ska Vengers are back with their second album — a polished, more eclectic compilation that brings back the promise of a revolution.

The Legacy
Sat, Jul 02, 2016

Divakaruni shuttles across continents and various narratives with much composure and ease.

Back to her roots: Trinidadian author Aliyyah Eniath talks about her debut book
Thu, Jun 23, 2016

A much deeper aspect in her book, however, that Eniath is keen on talking about, is the changing Hindu-Muslim culture in her country.

The interpreter of maladies: Breaking taboos around mental health in India
Sun, May 29, 2016

About 50 per cent of India’s population has the depression gene, says Dr Shyam Bhat. The Bangalore-based psychiatrist is on a mission to break the taboos that surround mental health in the country.

Cooking up a life: A takeaway service in Delhi by Afghani women refugees becomes hugely popular
Sun, May 29, 2016

A group of Afghan women refugees in Delhi has started a takeaway service that has become hugely popular through word of mouth.

Such a Long Journey
Fri, May 27, 2016

An IIT professor’s research into the cultural-historical ties between China and India, to trace a Malayalee family in China, results in a documentary titled Guli’s Children

Once Upon a Road
Sun, May 22, 2016

Long lost pages from Satyajit Ray’s sketchbook for his iconic film, Pather Panchali, highlight the auteur’s rare, elaborate process.

Neighbourhood Watch
Thu, May 19, 2016

Women in the neighbourhood paint the lanes of Khirkee Extension and Hauz Rani in Delhi.

Life Outside Earth
Wed, May 18, 2016

Artists Pallavi Paul and Sahej Rahal collaborate for a film that questions the politics and philosophy of the Mars One mission

Funny side up
Tue, May 10, 2016

"That touched me to the core. I felt that if I performed to make others happy, I should do this. That is how I got into theatre,” he says.

Shelf Life: Star Trek
Sat, May 07, 2016

J Randy Taraborrelli’s latest biography, Becoming Beyonce, comes after his telling accounts of Michael Jackson, Frank Sinatra, Marilyn Monroe and Cher among others.

Inside the White Cube
Tue, May 03, 2016

An exhibition at Vadehra Art Gallery in Delhi presents the potential of graphic storytelling with the works of five artists.

Cross Hatching
Wed, Apr 27, 2016

Latest addition to the crop of young galleries in Delhi, The Egg Art Studio focuses on emerging artists.

PaperBackers: A Love Like Theirs
Sat, Apr 16, 2016

When two lovers are compared to Romeo and Juliet, one expects a story with death foretold. Not with Rod Nordland’s Zakia and Ali in The Lovers.

Emraan Hashmi: Real and the Reel
Thu, Apr 14, 2016

Actor Emraan Hashmi on his book that chronicles his son’s struggle with cancer, superheroes and Bollywood.

The Right Notes
Wed, Apr 13, 2016

Shobha Deepak Singh completes her ‘scape’ trilogy with a book on music.

Cut and Thrust of Expression
Fri, Apr 08, 2016

Artist Jai Zharotia revels in abstraction and the formless in his latest solo