Saturday, Dec 03, 2022

street art


Tightropes, broken glass, and shattered dreams: The story of Delhi's street performers

July 03, 2022 6:06 pm

Most Nats live as a group in the outskirts of Delhi, while a few of them reside in slums spread across. Today, their community lives in the shadows of Chattarpur, Andheria Modh, Anand Parbat, Patel Nagar railway station and Sanjay Camp

'I used to be more political, fearless; have become subtle over the years': Daku

March 09, 2022 12:19 pm

"When I started painting 'Daku' across the walls in Delhi, it created a mystery. The word also has an Indian ring to it, and I feel it fits the ethos of graffiti well," the street artist said

Behala Art Fest 2022: Streets of Kolkata come alive with stunning wall paintings

February 25, 2022 7:27 pm

This year, the theme of the Behala Art Festival is 'Light and darkness' with artists sharing their innovative ideas of light and darkness in today's time

Aravani Art Project: Creating safe public spaces for the transgender community through visual art

February 16, 2022 12:15 pm

"While the visibility of transgender people is increasing in popular culture and daily life, they still face severe discrimination, stigma and systemic inequality. Attempting to reduce, we bring about change in the way the society views the transgender and queer community," says the Aravani Art Project.

Banksy street murals recreated in Milan's main train station

December 04, 2021 1:32 pm

Banksy’s street art has been recreated by young European artists and installed against backgrounds mimicking their original street setting.

From paan-stained walls to graffiti work: How this street art festival is transforming this Chennai locality

February 20, 2020 1:57 pm

The entire settlement was given a festive look after the slum board was chosen for the "Start Chennai" festival that began in the first week of February.

Inside the mind of Mumbai’s graffiti artist Tyler: ‘I am inspired by logic and common sense’

July 17, 2019 1:38 pm

Mumbai-based street artist Tyler on his quirky takes on contemporary issues, painting walls as a form of social commentary and being compared to Banksy .

Maharashtra: Andheri catches up with street art

May 20, 2016 1:07 am

Over the past few months, a lotus-shaped installation of golden colour in a traffic circle, an ‘I love Mumbai’ installation, a ‘magic carpet garden’, and a ‘vertical butterfly garden’ have all come up across the suburb.

Have you heard of prankster art? Check out what this Swedish duo has been up to

March 07, 2016 6:12 pm

Swedish duo Erik Vestman and Nils Petter clearly like to have fun using their talents for public art that often doubles up as fun.

Coat of Many Colours

February 11, 2016 1:01 am

Artists turn Lodhi Colony in Delhi into an art district, painting multiple themes in varied hues


India St+ Art Festival: The beautifully painted walls of Delhi

February 08, 2016 6:22 pm

The 2016 edition of the India St+ Art Festival in Delhi seeks to redefine public places, and is using graffiti to that effect.

From flying autos to scary walls: Innovative street art that will blow you away

December 10, 2014 6:01 pm

Creativity can be found anywhere, even on streets. Here's the best of street art witnessed in Mumbai.