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Artist Indu Harikumar's crowd-sourced project, Identitty, explores stories around breasts

Her Instagram page, where she posts her artwork, has become not only a place for artistic expression but also a platform for dialogue on body positivity, sexuality and sex experience.

Decoding Canvases: Artist Aditya Pande’s mixed media works showcase present-day Delhi and borrow from archaeology and mythology

These mixed media works on display at Nature Morte are captured in pitch dark. For them, Pande photographed the ring roads in Delhi with long camera exposures at night, using the motion of taxis, traffic and lights as his guiding force.

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The Voice of Oneness

WE, a group of contemporary Indian women artists, presents a show, ‘A Blending Space’

A Moment in Time

Ranbir Kaleka, who recently received the Punjab Gaurav Sanman, on how he is surrounded by possibilities. Kaleka’s paintings, on paper and canvas, in oils and mixed media, are close to life

Khongool of Manipur: Two artists canvas their journey from homeland to Delhi

In the gallery, strings of green flags hang by the roof, while the artists serve food and tea to offer a wholesome experience of their homeland. Aroma candles and music transport one to the place most missed by the artists.

Anyone can wear a phanek: lessons from the canvas of a Manipuri artist

From trendy phaneks that “anyone can wear” to brides who are “too loud”, Manipuri artist Thokchom Sony’s paintings defy convention, one bold stroke at a time

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Last rites of Jodh Singh today: An artist of great merit, a remarkable teacher

Oil was Jodh Singh’s medium of work, and he would paint with equal ease, both on small-sized canvass and huge murals and his work includes realistic paintings, landscapes, charcoal sketches et al.

Artist Anjolie Ela Menon conferred the Kalidas Award

The award was conferred in recognition of her insightful and sensitive portrayal of the identity and spirit of women through her meaningful paintings in a variety of media.

Russian Sound Artist in Chandigarh: ‘Effort is to explore how sound can be main tool in performance’

"I feel visual culture is excessive; we are constantly watching all the time and my work continuously explores the different ways with which the audience can perceive work," says the artist.

The Importance of Scrap

Chicago-based artist and urban planner Theaster Gates on art, poetic solutions to problems, and turning derelict places into experimental spaces

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Street Art in India: Through the art of Miles Toland

We met Miles Toland in Dharavi, spoke at length about Street Art and how it can educate the masses. He speaks about public art and how it also belongs to the masses and in the streets.

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