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Sense of Our Lives

December 10, 2015 12:12:14 am

Berlin-based architect Jurgen Mayer’s exhibition presents brave experiments in building spaces.

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Reflections on Time

December 10, 2015 12:07:05 am

The exhibition ‘In and Out of Time’ has four contemporary artists exploring time as history and memory.

Fibre Fables, traditional yarn, exhibition, professional weavers, Talk

Spinning Tales

December 9, 2015 12:00:37 am

Artists and weavers collaborate to give the traditional yarn a contemporary twist in multiple hues and mediums

Marie Dias Arora, Roots, art exhibition, painting exhibition, root painting exhibition, talk

Between the Fine Lines

December 8, 2015 4:55:12 am

Marie Dias Arora’s evocative patterns complete the circle — from life to death.

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Sum of its Parts

December 8, 2015 4:56:13 am

The Mrichhakatika Project at Khoj was a jostle of concerns, from cows to classics to crime.

Ratatat, Mike Stroud, Evan Mast, music, Skidmore College, bollywood connection, Magnetic Fields Festival, talk

Lyrics are a quick way to get attention: Evan Mast

December 8, 2015 4:57:37 am

Rocktronica duo Ratatat on their upcoming performance in India, making music without lyrics and their Bollywood connection.

The old box of wonders: Salim, Kolkata’s last bioscope man and his love for the art

December 6, 2015 1:10:22 am

Kolkata’s last bioscope man clings on to the past, even though the mobile phone has completely killed his trade.

I feel responsible to archive our present: Riyas Komu

December 6, 2015 1:03:05 am

Mumbai-based artist Riyas Komu on his Gandhi project, questioning blind faith, and why art and politics occupy the same space.

It’s not very healthy for me to pay too much attention to what others think of me: Anoushka Shankar

December 6, 2015 1:00:57 am

Sitar player Anoushka Shankar, who begins her India tour next week, on returning to her roots, the lessons learned over the years, and working with maestro Zubin Mehta.

What to watch out for at Comic Con Delhi

December 6, 2015 6:37:07 pm

Comic Con India, back this year with its fifth edition, brings to enthusiasts a cornucopia of comics and beyond.

A Gentle Heavyweight

December 5, 2015 1:15:23 pm

Fan favourite from the Game of Thrones show, Kristian Nairn, speaks on the dualities of life at the Delhi Comic Con.

I think good humour can be controversial: Rob DenBleyker

December 5, 2015 6:23:34 am

Rob DenBleyker of Cyanide and Happiness ditches cynical and turns candid at Comic Con.

An Artist of the Digital Age

December 7, 2015 7:11:10 pm

For American poet Rives, art can be found anywhere — in spoken words, emoticons and Snapchat.

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I witnessed a lot of anger in Indian girls: Katharina Kakar

December 4, 2015 6:02:31 pm

Artist Katharina Kakar portrays suppression of women with roses and body imagery.

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Theory of dancing: A dance piece that uses concepts of particle physics

December 4, 2015 6:08:15 pm

Gilles Jobin, the first choreographer to participate in an arts residency at nuclear research organisation CERN, unites physics and dance in his piece, Quantum.

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Wit flying colours: A look at brilliant graphic designs from Poland

December 4, 2015 6:25:47 pm

An exhibition shows how graphic designers in Poland are the new interpreters of ideas

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Margi Sathi: Koodiyattam exponent who redefined Sanskrit theatre

December 3, 2015 2:21:32 am

Sathi also went beyond traditional texts and even interpreted modern poems in the language of Koodiyattam.

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The Festival Fiasco

December 3, 2015 12:15:02 am

IFFI suffers from poor programming, low turnout and mismanagement

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Message in Texts: Thespian Danish Husain adapts the works of Pakistan writer in his new play

December 3, 2015 2:00:40 pm

Theatre artiste Danish Husain's trip to Pakistan a couple of years back introduced him to the works of Ali Akbar Natiq, which he has finally adapted in the play 'Ek Punjab Ye Bhi'

Love and Some Rainfall

December 2, 2015 5:35:35 am

A gypsy girl meets a migrant worker and his US Army brother in Cloud Tectonics.

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Across the Black Water

December 2, 2015 5:30:56 am

Andrew Voogel’s exhibition ‘The Middle Passage’ recalls the journey made by jahajees – Indian indentured labourers — in the late 18th and early 19th century.

Pirouettes in pink: In war-torn Gaza, little girls find hope in ballet

December 1, 2015 1:23:01 pm

Almost half of Gaza's 1.8 million people are aged under 18 and UNICEF estimates that 400,000 of those need some form of psychological care. Ballet is seen as educational and psychologically uplifting for the kids. Some 50 girls have enrolled and hundreds are on the waiting list.

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Elephants in the room

November 30, 2015 1:27:26 am

While the identical elephants are 18x21 inches in size, the highlight of the show is a life-sized elephant installation by Paresh Maity, titled Life’s Journey.

I think men don’t like funny women: Comedian Radhika Vaz

November 29, 2015 1:50:01 am

An older, hairier, angrier Radhika Vaz is back with her memoir, Unladylike. Here's a tete-a-tete with the comedian.

In the land of my fathers: Here’s how art can help bring nations closer

November 29, 2015 1:00:19 am

For her first solo in Pakistan, an artist retraces her parents’ footsteps in Karachi and comes back enriched with wonderful memories.