Tag Archives: The Story by Saffronart

On Art, Design and more…A tête-à-tête with Meera Sethi

Josheen Oberoi chats with Meera Sethi about identities, processes and her forthcoming projects New York:  Meera Sethi is a Toronto based artist of Indian origin. With a graphics design background and an artist’s curiosity.  Meera’s art straddles many worlds; fine … Continue reading

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Strung in Gems

Amit Kapoor writes about a new collection of gemset necklaces featured on The Story. New Delhi: The necklace is a piece of jewelry that has a long history of being worn by both men and women. Necklaces were often used … Continue reading

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Visions of India

Elisabetta Marabotto of Saffronart shares a note on British Orientalist art in the 19th century London: Concurring with the collection Visions of India on The Story I wanted to blog about some of the pieces in the collection and the … Continue reading

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Raja Ravi Varma’s Oleographs: The Making of a National Identity

Manjari Sihare shares some insights about Raja Ravi Varma’s oleographs New York: This week, The Story features a curated selection from the vintage print archive of well known advertising guru, Cyrus Oshidar. Among these is an eclectic selection of oleographs by … Continue reading

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Quartz: A Varied and Versatile Gem

In conjunction with the collection Mogul – Jewels by SYNA on The Story, Amit Kapoor of Saffronart shares a note on Quartz and its properties Being very simple in its chemical composition and structure, Quartz is one of the most common … Continue reading

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A Word of Thanks & Happy 2013!

Dear Readers, Here’s wishing you a very happy and prosperous 2013 ! The past year was an eventful one for Saffronart as we introduced an array of new categories and collectibles by way of our auctions and The Story, our … Continue reading

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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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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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Jamdani: A Tribute to the Bangladeshi Weaver

Manjari Sihare of Saffronart explores the art of Jamdani weaving in conjunction with the saris featured in Nadia Samdani’s collection on The Story New York: This past week, Saffronart launched a new collection in The Story, curated Bangladeshi collector and … Continue reading

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