Art and Culture]
Published on Nov 23, 2022 04:07 PM IST
A group of women have set up a collective to help female creatives thrive and expose wrongdoing in the male-dominated film industry. But being associated with the pro-gender equality group comes at a price.
Here is how we can preserve absconding heritage through conventional artifacts and sculptures.
Published on Nov 21, 2022 05:23 PM IST
At the Amar Singh Club in Srinagar, a seven-day exhibition centred on the rare manuscripts of the renowned Persian author, poet, and scholar Khawaja Muhammad Amin Darab from the 20th century came to an end on November 20.
Published on Nov 21, 2022 03:01 PM IST
Planning to add a modern aesthetic vibe to your home? Here are the top tips by interior decor and design experts that you may consider
Published on Nov 20, 2022 06:00 PM IST
Here is a dose of inspiration on interior design and decor from architects and designers and some tips that can guide you through the millennial-inspired workspace trends.
Updated on Nov 20, 2022 04:56 PM IST
Writing to his sweetheart Barbara Ann Hewitt, a young man then named Robert Zimmerman discussed his dream to sell a million records one day. He would go on to sell 125 million.
Published on Nov 20, 2022 11:39 AM IST
Using boats, lights, and Benaras, artist Paresh Maity displays a lifetime of romance in his retrospective art exhibition, ‘Infinite Light’.
Published on Nov 19, 2022 02:24 PM IST
Graffiti artist Banksy accused Guess of lifting their artwork for their Regent Street store in central London and asked shoplifters to go to their showroom to do the same to their clothes.
Published on Nov 19, 2022 10:53 AM IST
British writer Katherine Rundell’s biography on poet John Donne named winner of the Baillie Gifford Prize at a ceremony in London. It argues that Donne is “a writer perhaps as great as Shakespeare, and a writer we should all read for his writing on love, sex and death.”
Updated on Nov 18, 2022 04:49 PM IST
The Department of Handicrafts and Handlooms organised an exhibition at the Arts Emporium in Srinagar on Tuesday to appreciate the art of Ghulam Muhammad Kumhar, possibly the last master craftsman of clay tiles popularly known as Glazed Pottery and Khanyari Tiles.
Updated on Nov 18, 2022 05:15 PM IST
His award-winning graphic novel "Maus," about the Nazis and the Holocaust, was banned by some schools this year. Five more books were honored with prizes at this year's National Book Awards.
Published on Nov 17, 2022 05:50 PM IST
The New Year 2023 isn't just about one style. It's more or less focusing on being candid and authentic and giving priorities to areas that give you happiness. Here is the interior design trend forecast to keep your home decor to the tee in 2023.
Updated on Nov 17, 2022 02:21 PM IST
Diagnosed with dystonia at the age of 16, this 27-year-old athlete from Mumbai is just came in second at the Ironman Triathlon in Goa.
Published on Nov 17, 2022 11:47 AM IST
The Japanese inventor of Nintendo classics like "Donkey Kong" and "Zelda" is a world famous game developer. And he taught me that I can do anything.
Published on Nov 16, 2022 07:21 PM IST
Ancient Sanskrit epic Mahabharata has been freely explored by four renowned painters in an ongoing show while keeping its traditional spirit in mind.
Published on Nov 16, 2022 07:20 PM IST
For World Kindness Day, we look at a few NGOs in Mumbai who are working towards creating a better world for those in need
Published on Nov 15, 2022 08:10 PM IST
As the number of people in the world ticks past another major milestone, Earth's natural resources are feeling the stress. But sustainability experts say we need to focus on overconsumption, not just overpopulation.
Published on Nov 15, 2022 04:11 PM IST
As we celebrate Children’s Day today, we speak to a few kid chefs who are taking major inspiration from their parents and are trying their hand at cooking
Published on Nov 14, 2022 06:14 PM IST
With the year 2023 on the horizon, it will be a year where interior designers can experiment with their takes on new design models and take the trends a step further. Here are modern commercial design trends that will change the face of 2023
Updated on Nov 14, 2022 03:56 PM IST
The director of Cologne's annual art show has warned climate protesters to avoid the event later this month, saying most of the works are not protected and saying that damaging them "could get expensive."
Published on Nov 12, 2022 06:22 PM IST
The National Festival of Music and Dance kick starts today with performances by Kuchipudi maestros Raja Radha Reddy and troupe, and sarod exponent Ustad Amjad Ali Khan.
Updated on Nov 12, 2022 10:42 AM IST
What do the ancient Romans have to do with Carnival? What role does the number 11 play? We dig deep into the roots of the November 11 rituals of the Cologne Carnival.
Published on Nov 11, 2022 05:16 PM IST
The Sonepur mela is organized at the confluence of two mighty rivers, the Ganga and Gandak in Bihar. Popular since ancient eras for the trading of livestock, this month-long event takes place on the auspicious occasion of Kartik Purnima in the month of November.
Updated on Nov 11, 2022 01:32 PM IST
Palestinian film festival, now in its ninth year, was organised by Film Lab: Palestine and cultivates cinema culture and supports Palestinian filmmakers. It launched on Nov. 1 with 2023 Oscar-nominated ‘Mediterranean Fever’, a drama by Maha Haj from Nazareth exploring mental health and masculinity.
Updated on Nov 11, 2022 01:13 PM IST
Five dozen works from Paul Cezanne, Vincent van Gogh and other revered artists brought in $1.5 billion on Wednesday at an auction of part of the vast collection of paintings and sculpture amassed by late Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen.
Published on Nov 10, 2022 08:10 PM IST
A new exhibition has brought together works by seven pioneering Indian artists who are often credited for shaping the landscape of art in post-Independence India.
Updated on Nov 10, 2022 06:42 PM IST
Dating back to the 2nd century BC, more than 20 bronze statues discovered during excavations in a thermal resort in Tuscany is one of the finds of the century.
Published on Nov 10, 2022 06:23 PM IST
Dancing is part of every human society. But are we born with this ability, and is it exclusive to humans?
Published on Nov 10, 2022 09:53 AM IST
Exploring The Epic Mahabharat is an ongoing exhibition in Delhi that features artworks of artists like Aditya Basak, Jaya Ganguly, Chandra Bhattacharjee and Samir Aich. Curated by Jyotirmoy Bhattacharya the exhibition brings the epic alive on canvases.
Updated on Nov 09, 2022 08:13 PM IST