Christie’s to feature highlights at Mumbai Gallery Weekend

Auction house Christie’s is all set to present a strong-selection of highlights during the Mumbai Gallery Weekend, from 9 to 12 January 2020. The occasion will also see a guided tour by Christie’s specialists and there will be more than 150 works of Modern and Contemporary Indian art at the auction. The auction house also […]

India’s first ‘Make Me Up’ festival held in Gurugram

India’s first edition of ‘Make Me Up’ festival was recently held in Gurugram where professionals, consumers, brands and influencers from the beauty space came together at one platform. The event was organised by Touchwood Entertainment Ltd. and Vibgyor where luminaries from the skin, makeup and hair space, took masterclasses, demonstrations and interactive sessions. It also […]

Ban Lifted on CAA, NRC-linked Exhibits at Goa Art Festival

Serendipity Arts Festival in Goa opened the banned exhibits for public viewing on Sunday, the last day of the event after facing criticism from civil society. On Wednesday, two art installations involving Assamese Miyah poetry and a public graffiti, both of which bore oblique references to the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register […]

Diggi Palace to see Jaipur Literature Festival for the last time in 2020

The annual Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) will be organised at Diggi Palace for the last time in the year 2020. Rajasthan chief secretary D.B. Gupta at a meeting on Thursday said that the decision of organising Jaipur Literature Festival at a different venue from 2021 onwards was priorly decided. The decision has been taken due […]

Citizenship Amendment Act: The Power of Humour

Streets of Delhi and other parts of the nation are not just clogged by thousands of people but also their emotions and thoughts. Protesters used this opportunity to raise their voice against Citizenship Amendment Act with number of posters and slogans written on them. And what better way to convey the inconvenience than adding a […]

Citizenship (Amendment) Act Protest: Heartwarming side of the Story

Ever since the students from all around the country stood against the Citizenship Act, the nation has seen a lot of violence and unfortunate incidents. Clash between students, police and political parties is making the scenario worse day by day. From imposing Section 144 to shutting down metros, burning busses, beating down protesters — the […]

Artist Sudarshan Shetty, “Art spaces should be allowed to function freely”

Contemporary artist Sudarshan Shetty on Thursday said he stood by each of his artworks showcased at the the on going Serendipity Arts Festival in Goa. The statement comes after two of his curated exhibits were barred from public viewing allegedly for oblique references to the ongoing CAA and NRC controversy across the country. On Wednesday, […]

Variety500: Shahrukh, Amir Khan and more on the Media list of Variety Magazine

Every year the Variety magazine presents its annual collection of the world’s most impactful people working in media. This year bollywood superstars Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan are among the 10 Indians who are featured as Variety’s 500 Most Important People in Global Media List. Actor Aamir Khan is described by Variety as a […]

Sopan Festival: Government tries to create more opportunities for Young Artistes

The Central park at Rajiv Chowk in Delhi is lit up every evening, music and dance of young artistes transcends the audience and people nearby into a much needed tranquil that the capital needs now-a-days. From classical vocal piece Raag Bihag by the brother duo Akshay Gupta and Vishal Gupta accompanied by Neeraj Kumar on […]

5th Kerala Literature Festival will start from 16 January

The 5th edition of the Kerala Literature Festival will commence from 16 January in Kozhikode. Held near the Arabian Sea between 16 to 19 January, it is promised to be the biggest bilingual event of its kind in the country, with more than 2.75 lakh attendees and five stands on the sands of the city, […]