Author Archives: eeshapatkar

Retracing Ribeiro

Guest contributor Ananya Mukhopadhyay reviews Indian modernist Lancelot Ribeiro’s London exhibition An exhibition at the Burgh House & Hampstead Museum in London marks the beginning of a year-long programme of events to explore and celebrate the work of the late … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Museum Exhibtions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In Memoriam: S H Raza

“My attempt is to create an art which goes beyond time and place.” —Syed Haider Raza (22 February 1922 – 23 July 2016) S H Raza, one of India’s leading Modernists, passed away on 23 July 2016 at the age … Continue reading

Posted in Art | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Art and Activism at Broad Art Museum

Amit Kumar Jain reflects on The Artist as Activist, a joint exhibition by Bangladeshi artists Tayeba Begum Lipi and Mahbubur Rahman The Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum opened a landmark exhibition on two leading Bangladeshi artists, Mahbubur Rahman and … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Installations, Museum Exhibtions, Sculpture, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Brick by brick: Noor Ali Chagani (and more)

Hussain Khanbhai reviews recent works by Noor Ali Chagani and Aditi Singh If you haven’t had your fill of South Asian art at the India Art Week and the Dhaka Art Summit last month, then New York has some in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Let’s Take Five

Eesha Patkar highlights the five revered gemstones from Saffronart’s upcoming jewellery auction Last month was a milestone for Saffronart. We held our most successful sale ever in our 15 year journey as an auction house. We achieved world records for … Continue reading

Posted in Jewellery and Timepieces | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

An Evening with Krishen Khanna

Vidhita Raina reports on Krishen Khanna’s lecture on “The Progressives” at London’s Courtauld Institute “Is the artist only interested in being a unique individual? If I had considered my work to be unique, then I would have continued trying to … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Lecture Series | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Art, Politics and The Nose: William Kentridge

Eesha Patkar takes a look at one of South Africa’s foremost artists and filmmakers William Kentridge, one of South Africa’s leading artists and authorities on the subject of apartheid, has made his way to StoryLTD. For the next few weeks, … Continue reading

Quote | Posted on | Tagged , , | Leave a comment