Monthly Archives: December 2012

Saffronart Delhi hosts an exhibition of embroidered textiles from Nagaland & Bihar

Manjari Sihare shares snippets of an exhibition of embroidered textiles currently on view at Saffronart Delhi New Delhi: Last week, an exhibition of embroidered textiles from Nagaland and Bihar opened in our Delhi gallery. Textiles from this exhibition are  featured … Continue reading

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Subodh Gupta’s Praise of Doubt

Elisabetta Marabotto of Saffronart on Subodh Gupta’s works featured in the current exhibition at Francoise Pinault’s Punta della Dogana in Venice Rome: The Punta della Dogana in Venice, a centre for contemporary art, has been showing parts of the Francoise Pinault … Continue reading

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Romance of the Running Stitch

In conjunction with the beautiful collection of textiles featured on The Story, Romance of the Running Stitch: Nagaland, guest blogger, Minhazz Majumdar shares some insights on the embroidery traditions of India New Delhi: India has a long and enduring relationship with … Continue reading

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A Conversation with Namrata & Dharmesh Kothari of SYNA Jewels

Manjari Sihare of Saffronart in a tête-à-tête with Namrata & Dharmesh Kothari of SYNA Jewels New York: To mark the holiday season, The Story by Saffronart presents a collection of exquisite Mogul jewelry by renowned US based jewelry design firm … Continue reading

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Looking Back, Looking Forward: A Reflection on 2012

Amy Lin of Saffronart looks back on some of the highlights for Saffronart and the art world in 2012 New York: As 2012 winds down, we reflect upon the good, the bad and the peculiarities of the year. 2012 has … Continue reading

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Visiting the Kochi Muziris Biennale 2012

Yamini Telkar of Saffronart shares her experience of attending India’s first biennale in Kochi New Delhi: My trip from Delhi to Kochi for the opening ceremony of the Biennale was besieged with delays and it took me the entire day to … Continue reading

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BMW Guggenheim Lab: Mumbai

Medha Kapur of Saffronart shares a note on the BMW Guggenheim Lab’s latest outpost in Mumbai. Mumbai: A collaboration between the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and the BMW Group, the BMW Guggenheim Lab is a travelling mobile laboratory intended to heighten urban consciousness. This well-meaning project began its … Continue reading

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Matisse at the Met

Amy Lin of Saffronart visits the exhibition, Matisse: In Search of True Painting, currently on view at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York New York: Keeping with my tradition of Sunday gallery visits, I saw the blockbuster Matisse … Continue reading

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Art+Auction’s Power Collectors 2012: Kiran Nadar

Medha Kapur of Saffronart shares a note on Art+Auction’s 2012 Power Collectors List which features Indian collector Kiran Nadar Every year, Art+Auction publishes its ‘Power’ list, spotlighting those individuals who have stood out in the art world over the year. … Continue reading

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Damien Hirst leaves Gagosian

Manjari Sihare of Saffronart ponders over the latest news to hit the global art world New York: Damien Hirst is in the news again. This time for his split with his primary gallery (also one of the world’s largest, but … Continue reading

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