Monthly Archives: November 2013

The Girl Who Didn’t Play with Fire

Rashmi Rajgopal repents from the depths of hell while telling you about Manmayee Desai, a promising digital artist from Mumbai. It’s really hot in here. I can’t remember what happened. I interviewed a digital artist, and then I woke up … Continue reading

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The Little Taj Mahal of France

Elisabetta Marabotto of Saffronart reveals a secret place in France London: If you have always wanted to visit one of the world seven wonders i.e. The Taj Mahal, but never managed to accomplish your dream I have the perfect solution for … Continue reading

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Kallat for Kochi

Aaina Bhargava of Saffronart on Jitish Kallat’s appointment as the curator for the second edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennial in 2014.   London: Jitish Kallat, by any standard, is one of the internationally most well established Indian contemporary artists.  Which … Continue reading

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Raqs Media Collective’s “The Last International”

Elizabeth Prendiville of Saffronart discusses Raqs Media Collective’s performance at Performa 13.  New York: During my intensive work on the performance art biennial Performa 13 one performance was often discussed with excitement and mystery. Raqs Media Collective’s contribution to the … Continue reading

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Raqib Shaw’s ‘Paradise Lost’ at Pace Gallery

Ipshita Sen of Saffronart shares a note on Raqib Shaw’s current exhibition at Pace Gallery. New York: Raqib Shaw once again makes his mark in the New York public art scene. With his last show in 2008 at the Metropolitan Museum … Continue reading

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Muhammad Zeeshan|Posternama

Elisabetta Marabotto of Saffronart shares a note on Muhammad Zeeshan’s current exhibition at Latitude 28 London: Latitude 28 in New Delhi is currently hosting Muhammad Zeeshan solo exhibition: Posternama. The exhibition includes Zeeshan’s recent body of work which is inspired by … Continue reading

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Bedazzled by JAR

Shradha Ramesh reports on ‘Jewels by JAR’ exhibited at Metropolitan Museum of Art New York:  In 1978, New York born Joel Arthur Rosenthal well known as JAR opened Place Vendôme in Paris. Since then the stalwart continues to rein the … Continue reading

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Saffronart New York hosts SAWCC’s auction benefit

Josheen Oberoi shares a note on an upcoming art benefit in New York New York: Saffronart, New York is pleased to announce a silent auction benefit on November 21st for the New York based nonprofit South Asian Women’s Creative Collective (SAWCC). … Continue reading

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Contemporary Art meets Buddhism

Ipshita Sen of Saffronart shares a note on the Haein Art Project New York: Viewing art in non-conventional spaces is always refreshing and gives the viewer an opportunity to engage with and understand the art better.  A Buddhist temple in … Continue reading

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From Kitchen To Table with Subodh Gupta

Elizabeth Prendiville of Saffronart shares her experience attending Subodh Gupta’s performance feast “Celebration” at Performa 13. New York: For the past three months, I have had the opportunity to participate in the Performa Intensive program through New York University. This included … Continue reading

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