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Wednesday, September 29, 2021

MF Husain


MF Husain birth anniversary: Contributions to modern Indian art, love for films, quotes

September 17, 2021 1:32 pm

Celebrated painter MF Husain was dubbed the ‘Picasso of India’

MF Husain's 1972 anti-war canvas to come under the hammer

August 27, 2021 9:38 am

The upcoming AstaGuru auction will feature 50 works of the modern masters

Pakistani singer Bilal Maqsood remembers MF Husain with this breathtaking sketch made by son

June 24, 2021 5:28 pm

"My son Mikail was a little over 8 years when he made a small sketch of Hussain sahib," he captioned the pictures.

Controversial, progressive and ever relevant: Art world remembers Husain 10 years on

June 18, 2021 3:25 pm

An avid reader of history and mythology and Indian culture, a large part of Husain's art includes paintings of gods and goddesses in the context of the politics of the time, works that put him in the crosshairs of controversy

Modern Indian Art sale: Never before auctioned works by Indian modernists to go under the hammer

March 17, 2021 6:44 pm

Another key lot in the sale is an extremely rare work titled Aaj Ka Insaan by India's foremost modernists K H Ara from the personal collection of his daughter Ruxana Pathan

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.

MF Husain's serigraph artworks to be released online on his 104th birth anniversary

September 17, 2019 9:47 am

An exclusive collection of artworks depicting his life and works, including Paris Suite and Mahabharata Series and Hardcover Books will be showcased.

Collectors’ Edition

May 29, 2019 12:11 am

Works from Swiss collectors Guy and Helen Barbier’s collection will be auctioned by Sotheby’s

An exhibition in Qatar celebrates how artist MF Husain embraced the world

April 22, 2019 6:11 am

Seven years after the modernist’s demise in 2011, Qatar is now celebrating his art through an exhibition that features his works spanning six decades.

M F Husain's mural-sized painting 'Lightning' exhibits at Asia Society Museum

March 22, 2019 11:57 am

One of the founding members of the Bombay Progressive Artists' Group, Husain created the painting as part of a series of paintings about India's first female Prime Minister.


In pics: A virtual glimpse of 100 years of art practice

June 14, 2021 5:12 pm

The Edition 2 of The Centum Series by DAG presents a miscellany of Indian art featuring a hundred works by a hundred artists