According to Deepika Gandhi, the Director of the Museum, the versatility of the materials that Le Corbusier used for the making of Chandigarh are also reflective of Nek Chand’s works, who worked with diverse materials to create a wealth of art.
At the workshop, artists were given an opportunity to get creative and asked to come up with designs for full sleeve tattoos and body tattoos.
A look at public spaces built after 1947.
Will newly-opened Louvre in Abu Dhabi live up to the legacy of the original in Paris? Louvre Abu Dhabi is an independent institution, operating as part of an intergovernmental agreement between Abu Dhabi and France.
An exhibition documents the life and times of Indian soldiers in Europe during the first and second Battle Of Ypres
The National Award-winning filmmaker said he was waiting for the outcome in the case filed by Sanal Sasidharan, whose Malayalam film S Durga too has been dropped by the I&B Ministry.
To be held between November 2017 and February 2018, Bonjour India will cover 100 programmes in 33 Indian cities and showcase concerts, literary meetings, film festivals, debates, conferences and food festivals, besides educational and scientific exchanges.
After 20 minutes of rigorous fight, with four bidders on the telephone and one in the room, the painting was sold to a bidder whose identity has not been revealed yet. The Renaissance painting that is over 500-years-old known as the 'Salvator Mundi' (Saviour of the World), shows Jesus Christ holding a crystal orb.
The massive Museum of the Bible is nonsectarian. Religion scholars and others will be combing the exhibits to see if that claim bears out. Admission is free, although donations are requested. It is scheduled to open on Friday in Washington.
He won a series of awards including the Vyas Samman, the Sahitya Akademi Award and the Jnanpith. He was awarded a Padma Bhushan in 2009.
The nine Marathi films include Kaasav; Ventilator, directed by Rajesh Mapuskar and produced by Priyanka Chopra; Kshitij: A Horizon by Manouj Kadaamh; Kachcha Limbu by Prasad Oak; Maza Bhirbhira by Yogesh Soman and Vivek Wagh among others.
The festival will begin today with what is being described as an “intellectual slugfest” between Oxford historian Peter Frankopan and Parliamentarian and litfest regular Shashi Tharoor.
One memory seems to have encroached upon his new production —when Raina’s mother died, the family didn’t have a shroud as Srinagar was sealed that day.
Every year several literary fests take place in and around India. If you love the book reading sessions and an encounter with your favourite author, then this list will help you decide which fest to attend.
Born on September 9, 1927 in Uttar Pradesh's Faizabad, Kunwar Narayan was known for his poetry, stories and critiques.
Author Amit Chaudhuri enters a new world with his photography exhibition in London.
Why German director Harald Fuhrmann keeps coming back to the Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts in Dharamsala every year.
November 14 is celebrated as Children's Day all across India. On this day several schools hold programs and events. Children are provided with special treats and the day is spent pampering them. The day commemorates the birthday of India's first prime minister, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.
Born on November 14, 1889, Jawaharlal Nehru was fondly known as Chacha Nehru among little kids. The love and special care he harboured for children was so much that his birth date began to be commemorated as National Children's Day or Bal Diwas.
As we celebrate Children's Day today on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, go ahead and make a handwritten card filled with colours and write one of these beautiful messages out for a little child today.
Make it special for your kids this Children's Day. Do something more than just fun activities and fill it with fun activities along with some golden lessons. Wondering what to do? Here are some ideas to get your started.
Designer Sandeep Sangaru's designs made it to Christie’s London sale last month, earning him four times the Indian price for a bamboo coat stand designed by him
Classical singer Kaushiki Chakraborty and Rajasthani folk singer Mame Khan speak about how their maiden collaboration brings together two art forms
As many as 26 Marathi films had been submitted for consideration for the festival. Two more short films — Baluta by Ajay Kurane and Khidkee by Rohan Kanawade — have been selected to be screened under the Non-Feature Section.
Neel Chaudhuri, a playwright-director at the top of his game.
Jim Kay, the artist behind the illustrated edition of the Harry Potter series, on learning to work his magic on a modern classic.
Paris-based artist Maya Burman on fantasy lands in her new solo, and how France has influenced what she puts on the canvas
Characterised by swaying and circular movements, the dance form is very slow in comparison to the others, going up to only the second speed, Madhyama, whereas a dance form like Kathak would go up to the fourth speed, Dhuta.
Once a Transformers fan, Andrew Griffith now works on the comic book franchise. The American artist, who will be a guest at the Comic Con, talks about switching sides.
What makes these web comics stand out in the itinerary of the Comic Con is that they defy convention in terms of content.
The Story Of Space, a festival in Goa, invites its audience to celebrate the concept of ‘space’ through multiple lenses
Organised by Mahindra Group in association with Teamwork Arts, the festival will bring together leading exponents of the Benares Gharana, folk traditions, Sufi music, Dadra, thumri, khayal gayaki styles, and ghazals.
Despite her ill health, she was always willing to participate in programmes where her gharana could be discussed - Shubhangi Bahulikar, Former head, Centre For Performing Arts
Musicians Sandro Schneebeli and Max Pizio — from Switzerland’s Ticino, play a plethora of instruments. It's an intense experience — one hour without any distraction.
The story of the ill-fated tower and the people who could no longer communicate with each other is the inspiration for artist and filmmaker KM Madhusudhanan’s ongoing solo, “Babel” at the Guild Art Gallery in Alibaug, near Mumbai.
From living in a bag of ice to passing a needle through his hand, illusionist Alexander Magu chooses to challenge his body to win his audience's heart.