Monthly Archives: August 2013

The Chronicles of Pearls

Shradha Ramesh shares a note on “Pearls” an exhibition jointly organized by the Victoria and Albert Museum and Qatar Museums Authority New York: From time immemorial the smooth, luminous and iridescent gem – the pearl, has been one of the … Continue reading

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Nalani Malini: In Search of Vanished Blood @ Galerie Lelong

Elisabetta Marabotto of Saffronart invites you to the preview of Nalini Malani: “In Search of Vanished Blood” @ Galerie Lelong in New York London: Following the great success at dOCUMENTA (13) and the publications of “The Shadow Play as Medium of … Continue reading

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Charmi Gada Shah and Sujith SN at Vadehra Art Gallery

Ipshita Sen of Saffronart shares a note on the current exhibitions at Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi New York: After a long hot summer, Vadehra Art gallery in New Delhi, welcomed the new art season with cutting edge solo exhibitions … Continue reading

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Station to Station: A Nomadic Happening

Kanika Pruthi of Saffronart talks about the upcoming Station to Station project that will transport an array of cultural experiences across the United States – on a moving train! New York: Station to Station is an upcoming experience organized by … Continue reading

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Diver-Cities II

Elisabetta Marabotto of Saffronart shares a note on the forthcoming exhibition at Latitude 28 in New Delhi London: Starting from August 27, Latitude 28 presents Diver-Cities II. This exhibition is a celebration of cultural and urban diversities within India. Eleven contemporary … Continue reading

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The Shadow Play as Medium of Memory

Ipshita Sen announces the newly released book on Nalini Malini and William Kentridge’s art of shadow play New York: “The Shadow Play as Medium of Memory”, is an enchanting book, featuring works by two prominent artists of our time; William Kentridge … Continue reading

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Strange and Wondrous: Prints of India from the Robert J. Del Bonta Collection

Elisabetta Marabotto of Saffronart suggests a visit to ‘Strange and Wondrous: Prints of India from the Robert J. Del Bonta Collection’ at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery in Washington London: Save the date for Arthur M. Sackler Gallery’s forthcoming exhibition in … Continue reading

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EUROPALIA!

Kanika Pruthi of Saffronart talks about the upcoming European international art festival that will celebrate the cultural heritage and contemporary arts of India New York: Europalia is a major international arts festival held every two years in Europe. It aims … Continue reading

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“Readymades”: How Ordinary Objects Become Works of Art

Shradha Ramesh explores the art of some of the South Asian artists who continued this tradition initiated by Marcel Duchamp New York: Ever wondered if stainless steel utensils would be an artwork? Well, for Subodh Gupta (born 1964), they are … Continue reading

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East of India: Forgotten Trade with Australia

Elisabetta Marabotto of Saffronart shares a note on an exhibition currently on view at the Australian National Maritime Museum, Sydney London: The Australian National Maritime Museum in Sydney is currently hosting the exhibition, “East of India: Forgotten Trade with Australia”. The … Continue reading

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