HindustanTimes Sat,30 Aug 2014

Coming soon: First live art auction in Delhi

Banking on the strength of Delhi's art market and to celebrate its 100th auction, India's biggest online art auction house Saffronart will be holding its first live auction in Delhi on September 4, organisers said on Wednesday.

Voices of Men: Ongoing US play on gender violence

The one-man play by American educator and public speaker Ben Atherton-Zeman uses humour and celebrity voice impressions to highlight issues of violence against women, is now travelling to India and will be in cities like Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Hyderabad, Coimbatore and Vijayawada.

On display: Raja Ravi Varma's 19th century oleographs

As many as 16 oleographs on paper by the legendary Indian artist are on display at an exhibition in Kolkata. Varma, credited with being the pioneer of modern art in India, was also one of the first to marry Indian and European styles of art.

American tragedy goes desi

A man battles with a gamut of emotions in a drama based on an American award-winning act of 1940.

When it isn’t right to say cheese

Photographers have often pushed the envelope when it comes to shooting subjects that are taboo or disturbing. But what differentiates a thought-provoking image from one that’s in plain bad taste?

All that Mawa drama

This Parsi New Year, a new theatrical production offers you a glimpse into the functioning of an Irani Café

Get your Krishna connection on Janmashtami

The Capital gets ready to celebrate Janmashtami today and tomorrow. In our continuing coverage of events in town around the spirit of the festival, we look at a musical performance, a dance show and an art exhibition that mark the occasion.

Colours of independence: Exhibition on freedom photography

Ahead of Independence Day (August 15), get nostalgic by visiting the National Gallery of Modern Art’s (NGMA) exhibition titled, Visual Archives Of Kulwant Roy. Showcasing over 300 rare photographs, the retrospective also marks the birth centenary of the lensman.

An act of god!

On the occasion of Janmashtami, catch a musical in the Capital on the life and times ofKrishna, put up by Shriram Bharatiya Kala Kendra, who have been doing the popular show for the past 38 years.

It's time to have access to our own theatre: Nandita Das

Nandita Das talks about her love for theatre and how she and hubby Subodh have given it a filmy twist.

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