Saturday, Dec 03, 2022

Akbar Padamsee


The Artist in Every Shade

January 21, 2020 7:08 pm

Ever the cerebral experimenter, Akbar Padamsee’s artistic vision grew over several phases

It feels like I’ve known Akbar forever, says Krishen Khanna

January 12, 2020 8:04 am

The 94-year-old artist, the last of the Progressives, remembers his friend

Lines of Beauty

January 12, 2020 8:04 am

A wonderful teacher, a witty friend and a generous mentor, Akbar Padamsee was an artist who merged philosophy and aesthetics in his work to remarkable ends.

On Akbar Padamsee’s unique cinematic vision

January 08, 2020 8:51 am

His affinity for the most essential forms and colours came from early childhood impressions, and his work, despite being quite abstract, can be very emotional. I find this more inspiring, more future-looking, than anything in the art or film world today.

Bringing back the Lovers

January 08, 2020 12:23 am

Two exhibitions in Mumbai celebrate Akbar Padamsee.

First Spectator of His Creation

January 08, 2020 12:13 am

Remembering Akbar Padamsee, legendary artist, humanist and scholar.

Akbar Padamsee (1928-2020): ‘He had a very distinct style, was a great colourist’

January 07, 2020 4:09 am

Described as “grammarian of art”, Padamsee was perhaps one of the most underrated associates of the famed Progressive Artists Group for a long time.