Tag Archives: Tyeb Mehta

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

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Picasso’s Legacy to Indian Art

Kanika Pruthi of Saffronart on the occasion of Picasso’s 40th death anniversary reflects on the artist’s legacy to the world, foremost among them the female nude. New York:  For Picasso aficionados June 2013 presents Picasso: Nudity Set Free, an exhibition … Continue reading

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Clark House Initiative (Bombay) presents L’exigence de la saudade at the Kadist Art Foundation, Paris

Manjari Sihare shares details of an exhibit that opened today at the Kadist Art Foundation in Paris Paris: Mumbai’s Clark House Initiative opened an exhibition entitled L’exigence de la saudade at the Kadist Art Foundation, Paris, today. The exhibition is curated … Continue reading

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Bal Chhabda passes away silently…

Tarika Agarwal of Saffronart discuss the life left behind by famous artist and collector Bal Chhabda Mumbai: Born in 1923, in what is now Pakistan, Bal Chhabda was a self-taught artist. Sadly, he passed away in the second week of March … Continue reading

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Beyond the Commodity Fetish: Art and the Public Sphere in India by Nancy Adajania

Manjari Sihare recommends an article by cultural theorist, Nancy Adajania commissioned for the Guggenheim UBS MAP Initiative on South and South East Asia New York: A few weeks ago, I shared an article by Susan Hapgood on performance art in … 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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Interview with Beth Citron of the Rubin Museum of Art, New York

­Manjari Sihare in conversation with Beth Citron about the Rubin Museum’s exhibition program of Modern Indian Art New York:  Last week, I had the pleasure of speaking with Beth Citron, Assistant Curator at the Rubin Museum of Art, New York … Continue reading

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