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Thursday, September 23, 2021



Lockdown learning: Kids need music and art classes too, say teachers

September 05, 2020 9:41 am

At a time when activity-based learning for school-going kids has become the need of the hour, and has taken precedence over traditional learning methods, can institutions afford to lay off their music and art teachers?

The lockdown culture guide: Of theatre, music, food, art and books

May 20, 2020 5:02 pm

This week, listen to stories from barber shops or have a telepathic encounter in the Amazon, let art be a lullaby or join in for a food photography workshop.

People in the field of arts and culture indulge in self censorship, survey reveals

February 26, 2020 3:58 pm

A UK arts publication, ArtsProfessional, has conducted the Freedom of Expression survey, and has received responses from more than 500 people, many of whom have pointed out the perils of speaking freely

Sanctuary for the Arts

August 10, 2019 6:20 am

Experts from three cultural organisations reveal the importance and challenges of management and finance in the arts sector.

A Konkani-origin singer has become a household name in Kashmir with her covers sung in Koshur

October 24, 2018 3:28 pm

The singer attributes all of it to “fate”. A few months after her trip to Kashmir, she came down with chicken pox. The illness gave her time to explore a variety of music.

Sewing Fragments: Artist Renuka Rajiv’s work melds folk forms and zine styles

August 14, 2018 2:15 pm

Renuka Rajiv’s work — stitching and sewing, monotypes, zines — revolves around a fictionalised self, with surfaces replete with text suggesting non-linear narratives.

Finding John: Malayalam poet PM John's journey captured in a play

August 03, 2014 1:00 am

Annie George recreates the life and times of her grandfather, PM John, in a play at the Edinburgh Fringe.

Polymer Escapades

March 20, 2014 10:36 am

Punctuated with colour, Amit Ambalal’s work is a testament to the humour found in everyday life.

Tailor of Shadows

February 05, 2014 11:14 pm

Patrick Rimoux manipulates light as he uses contact sheets from Bollywood films to tell a story.

In the Living Room

February 05, 2014 11:24 pm

German sculptures from World War I and II come to the city.


‘On the Basis of Sex’ Review: How Ruth Bader Ginsburg Became ‘Notorious’

June 22, 2020 6:05 pm

“On the Basis of Sex” does a brisk, coherent job of articulating what Ginsburg accomplished and why it mattered, dramatizing both her personal stake in feminist legal activism and the intellectual discipline with which she approached it.