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Sanju actor Dia Mirza wants to make a biopic on Amrita Sher-Gil

Dia Mirza plays Maanayata Dutt in Sanjay Dutt's biopic, Sanju. The Rajkumar Hirani film has Ranbir Kapoor playing her onscreen husband and the male lead.

India Art Fair 2018: Artworks you shouldn’t miss

While there is much to see and experience this year, in the India Art Fair’s 10th edition – which will continue till February 12 – in the Capital, here are some works that are attracting attention.

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Indian painter Amrita Sher-Gil's work to lead Saffronart auction

Amrita Sher-Gil’s untitled Zebegény landscape is estimated between Rs 3.9 crore and Rs 5.2 crore.

Amrita Sher-Gil, Gaitonde's art will be up for auction at Saffronart

Work by a number of Indian artists, including contemporary Indian artist Amrita Sher-Gil, will be up for auction at the Saffronart auction in June.

Found in Translation

Artistes Aditee Biswas and Sandra Chatterjee deconstruct artist Amrita Sher-Gil in their abstract performance piece,Unfinished,which premieres today

Setting the Record

He was holding the hammer when Indian art achieved its record prices. International Director of Asian Art at Christie’s,Hugo Weihe has been the face of the auction house in India for over a decade. Now,as Christie’s braces to strengthen its base in India,the New York-based auctioneer is leading from the front. He talks to Vandana Kalra about Christie’s debut auction in the country and young talent in the region

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Setting the Record

He was holding the hammer when Indian art achieved its record prices. International Director of Asian Art at Christie’s,Hugo Weihe has been the face of the auction house in India for over a decade. Now,as Christie’s braces to strengthen its base in India,the New York-based auctioneer is leading from the front. He talks to Vandana Kalra about Christie’s debut auction in the country and young talent in the region

Colours of Paris

In the 20th century,as the the follies of World War 1 sank in,Paris became a hub for the literary and artistic cognoscenti who wanted to express its angst and anguish.

Why Amrita Sher-Gil never painted Jawaharlal Nehru's portrait?

Amrita lived life on her own terms,with her love affairs and unconventional ways.

‘A free spirit,she also wanted to return to tradition’

On the birth centenary of painter Amrita Sher-Gil,her nephew,artist Vivan Sundaram,looks back at her life and works.

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