Nainital memories, environmental discussions mark Day 1 at Himalayan Echoes lit fest

Set in the lap of the Kumaon hills, the 2nd edition of the Himalayan Echo Kumaon Festival for Arts and Literature began here on Saturday.

'Everyday I start to paint for the first time'

Eminent artist Jatin Das who is returning with an exhibition after seven long years to a city he loves, says everyday feels like he is painting for the first time.

Aung San Suu Kyi

Oxford college removes painting of Aung San Suu Kyi

An Oxford college where Myanmar's de-facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi studied as an undergraduate has removed her portrait from public display, in a move that follows global criticism over her role in her countrys humanitarian crisis.


Renoir painting stolen before auction near Paris

A small oil painting by French Impressionist Pierre-Auguste Renoir was stolen from a sale room near Paris, the day before it was due to go up for auction, the media reported.


Benoy Janardhanan’s solo show seeks to address power relations within art

Sour Taste of Power (Adhikaarathinte Aruchikal) is based on tussles and conflicts with  centralised  power structures in the society

A stage made from recycled material at the Echoes of Earth festival

Introducing Bengaluru's eco-warriors in the arts sphere

A solar-powered festival, a Gond painter and a wildlife artist ensure environmentalism has a voice through the arts

Childhood by Amit Bhar

The Asian Art House brings together artists from Vietnam and India for a show

This art exhibition, organised in association with ITC Kakatiya, aims to promote the cultures of both the countries.

First ASEAN-India Artist's Camp gets underway at Udaipur

An ASEAN-India Artist's Camp has got under way at Udaipur to mark the 25th anniversary of the ASEAN-India Dialogue.

Hyderabad's Dia Mehta Bhupal at the 2017 Lyon Biennale, France

This artist and photographer is among 21 other artists including Thomas Teurlai, Eleonore Pano-Zavaroni and Khadim Ali.

Priya's 'Tree of Life'

Between heaven & earth: Priya Sundaravalli's artistic metaphors

Ceramic artist Priya Sundaravalli explores a world of artistic metaphors in her new works, on show in Auroville.

BN. Goswamy

Historian BN Goswamy brings alive 18th century artist Manaku 

Manaku of Guler written by art historian B.N. Goswamy brings to life 18th century artist Manaku and his art pieces.


WWAM’s upcoming exhibition in Kochi features over 253 artists

A Kochi-based artist fraternity, Worldwide Art Movement (WWAM) seeks to provide space for amateur artists, especially those from underprivileged segments

Balbir Kishan

Contrabanned: Provocative show questions belief systems

Twenty artists have come together to showcase their works at the exhibition "Contrabanned: Provocations of our Time" in New Delhi.


A submariner portrays life in the Navy through his paintings

Submariners are like special forces; they are rarely seen, talked about or written on.

Gender Bender

The third edition of Gender Bender focuses on visual arts 

10 artists work on projects based on gender and sexuality