The National Gallery of Modern Art, (NGMA), New Delhi has in the recent times worked towards new shows, exhibits and programs aimed at developing a fresh aesthetic visual experience for the audiences. Along with this, they have also organized various workshops and creative interactive programs for adults and children over the months to encourage the [...]
About Sushma SabnisA marine biologist by training, Sushma Sabnis has been pursuing her interest in painting and writing since she left her career as a scientist over a decade ago. With a few solo and group exhibitions to her credit in Mumbai and Delhi, Sushma has also been instrumental in bringing young contemporaries together for a series of curated exhibitions called Adwaita, a platform for arts created by her. In 2012, she launched herself into full time art writing and her essays and features have appeared in noted art journals including Art & Deal and Creative Minds, Arts Illustrated. She has been a contributing editor to the online magazine CartAnArt. She also manages The Art Daily and Art Tehelka, two online platforms for art writing and her reviews on art shows, art festivals have appeared in leading news papers. She has written several catalogue essays, descriptions and forewords for noted artists and painters and also introduced through profile writings, many of the young Indian contemporary artists.
The Indian auction house Saffronart has been a force to reckon with and in the recent times, it has established its name and presence in the world auction circuits with panache. Their recently concluded Summer Online auction titled, Milestone 200th Auction’, was quite relevant for it was the 200th auction to be held by them. [...]
Baroda based artist Apurba Nandi has a BFA and MFA in Sculpture from the Faculty of Fine Arts, Maharaja Sayajirao University, Baroda. Having dabbled in various mediums such as paper, canvas, wood, metal, stone and fibre glass, Apurba’s works have a versatility of multiple levels of engagement. His recent works have been in the medium [...]
Mumbai based artist Minal Damani has a BFA and MFA in Painting from Sir JJ School Of Art, Mumbai. The works of Minal are as varied in the medium she uses to create, as they are in the exploration that happens with the idea she chases through her works. Her earlier works were quiet narratives [...]
Shampa Sircar Das has an eye for metaphors, and in her works she liberally employs them to convey simple yet age old, known narratives from different mythological and sometimes religious sources. Shampa has a BFA (Painting) from College of Art, New Delhi and a MFA (Painting) from Jamia Milia Islamia, New Delhi. Some of Shampa’s [...]
The Beauty of Dichotomy Kolkata based artist Subir Hati often finds innovative and unique ways of expressing himself and his surroundings irrespective of the medium he chooses. Subir has a BFA - Sculpture from Govt College of Art and Craft, Kolkata and a MFA-Sculpture from Benaras Hindu University, Varanasi.He is also a Glenffidich award winner [...]