Thursday, Feb 02, 2023



Beyonce to remove offensive word from new song

August 02, 2022 9:15 am

Beyonce's Heated, which was co-written with Canadian rapper Drake among several others, uses a certain word which is considered derogatory.

Behind the Art: What makes Sandro Botticelli's 'The Birth of Venus' the most famous mythological painting?

July 30, 2022 8:26 pm

'The Birth of Venus' is one of the most famous mythological paintings and is always mentioned in the top 100 paintings of the world. Why was it so controversial in its time and what makes it so significant?

Renaissance synagogues being restored in Venice's ghetto

June 12, 2022 9:37 pm

For nearly two years, restorers have been peeling away paint and discovering the original foundations of three of the ghetto’s synagogues, which are considered the only Renaissance synagogues still in use

Rare Michelangelo drawing could fetch 30 million euros in Paris sale

April 06, 2022 11:24 am

The drawing, one of the few works of the Renaissance Italian artist in private hands, was sold in 1907 in Paris and billed as a work of the school of Michelangelo

Dubai Expo offers close-up of Michelangelo's David, but only from neck up

October 06, 2021 6:11 pm

Artistic director Davide Rampello said the aim was to provide a new experience by allowing visitors to see the David at eye level, whereas art lovers have to look up at the original statue at the Galleria dell'Accademia museum in Florence

Step into the Renaissance

April 01, 2014 12:24 am

The Gates of Paradise, a landmark sculpture from the Florentine Renaissance, arrives in the city and brings with it an important period in art history

A Cut Above

October 13, 2013 4:33 am

Pankaj & Nidhi’s impeccable spring-summer line married technique with great finish.

Art Talk

July 07, 2011 12:25 am

‘Creative Pursuits’,an exhibition at The Renaissance Art Studio,opp Abhimanshree Society,Pashan Road will be on from July 7 to July 16,between 11 am to 7.30 pm.

Europe's clash of cultures

April 29, 2010 8:39 am

The question of Greece hangs heavy on Europe and it is helping in creating yet another divisive element in the continent.