Wednesday, Feb 08, 2023

Amrita Sher-Gil


Year-long series of events to celebrate life, works of Indo-Hungarian painter Amrita Sher-Gil

February 01, 2023 2:42 pm

The National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) and Liszt Institute of Hungarian Cultural Centre made the announcement on Tuesday while launching the 'Amrita110 Project'.

Amrita Sher-Gil at 110: Celebrating an easel that spanned continents

February 01, 2023 9:47 am

The India International Centre (IIC) will host an exhibition of documents and pictures that chronicle the renovation of Sher-Gil’s holiday villa in Zebegény, Hungary from February 8-12.

India@75, Looking at 100: The missing frame in the art world

January 25, 2023 5:52 pm

Indian art scene remains skewed in favour of male, upper class, upper caste artists. A solution to the diversification and enrichment of our art needs to be worked into our curatorial systems.

Amrita Sher-Gil work fetches Rs 37.8 cr, second-highest after Gaitonde's

July 14, 2021 7:22 am

V S Gaitonde's Untitled (1961), sold for Rs 39.98 crore in March this year at Saffronart, remains the most expensive by an Indian artist.

Exhibition explores 'the gaze' of Indian artists

February 16, 2021 5:20 pm

While a number of artworks explore the nude body -- including the male nude -- the gaze is not avaricious but is intended to be part of a narrative that takes humanitarianism into account

Rare artworks by FN Souza, Amrita Sher-Gil to be auctioned online

January 15, 2021 6:51 pm

Anjolie Ela Menon's Ardhanareeswara (2015), K K Hebbar's Romance of the Rockets (1986), Zarina Hashmi's Wall (1970), Ganesh Pyne's The Fisherman (1977), and Paresh Maity's Vision - IV (2016) will be among other artworks at the auction

Amrita Sher-Gil's rare portrait of husband fetches over Rs 10 crore at online sale

December 24, 2020 9:15 am

The painting was created as a parting gift to her husband's family, after the couple decided to shift base from Hungary to India in 1939, and then to Lahore in 1941

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

July 05, 2018 4:57 pm

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

February 11, 2018 3:41 am

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.

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

June 07, 2016 7:23 pm

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