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In the Studio with Krishen Khanna

January 9, 2020

Art writer Rosalyn D’Mello describes her day at the artist’s studio, recounting a few of the stories he told her about his life as a young man

In the Studio with Krishen Khanna

A New Collector’s Guide to Buying Your First Piece

December 30, 2019

We share essential tips for anyone seeking to acquire their first work at India Art Fair

A New Collector’s Guide to Buying Your First Piece
Madhvi Parekh. Film still, 2019. Courtesy of India Art Fair

Madhvi Parekh Explores the Art of Self-Expression

December 16, 2019

Villagers seem to have an innate sense of it, while city dwellers strive to seek it. Contemporary artist Madhvi Parekh tells us her take on kotha-buddhi or ‘expressing oneself’

Madhvi Parekh Explores the Art of Self-Expression
Raja-Ravi-Varma.-Yashodha-and-Krishna.-Courtesy-of-DAG

Who Are the 9 Gems of Indian Art

November 21, 2019

In the late 1970s, the government of India named 9 artists as national treasures. Here, we take a closer look at the iconic navratna, or ‘9 gems’, of Indian art — who show no sign of losing their lustre

Who Are the 9 Gems of Indian Art
India Art Fair 2019 © India Art Fair. Photo credit: Jeetin Sharma

Find out who’s exhibiting at India Art Fair 2020

November 10, 2019

The 12th edition takes place from 30 January – 2 February showcasing over 75 galleries and institutions from around the world

Find out who’s exhibiting at India Art Fair 2020

In the Studio with Benitha Perciyal

November 8, 2019

Taste, touch, smell, sound — we take a glimpse inside the artist’s studio, where there is more to everything than meets the eye

In the Studio with Benitha Perciyal

Why Paintings of an Ancient Epic Can Teach Us About Contemporary India

October 30, 2019

Siddhartha V. Shah, Curator of South Asian Art at the Peabody Essex Museum, on how the painting Bhishma by M.F. Husain passionately articulates the spirit of India

Why Paintings of an Ancient Epic Can Teach Us About Contemporary India

3 Things to Know: Nicholas Roerich

October 13, 2019

We explore the life of the prolific Russian artist whose magnificent, light-filled Himalayan landscapes have captured the hearts of people around the world

3 Things to Know: Nicholas Roerich
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