Art & Culture

Why we celebrate International Men's Day, 2019 theme and how to do it right

Posted on Tue, 19 Nov 2019 04:48:29 GMT - art-culture

November 19 marks the annual International Men’s Day. Here’s why this day is celebrated and the theme for this year.

Peak position: How Madhuri Vijay's debut novel won a Rs 25 lakh prize

Posted on Mon, 18 Nov 2019 07:09:23 GMT - art-culture

The 32-year-old first-time novelist, The Far Field, sets her book in Kashmir and Bangalore, plots deftly, and offers readers glimpses of a lesser-observed world

This exhibition explores mankind's 'uneasy' relationship with animal world

Posted on Mon, 18 Nov 2019 04:32:07 GMT - art-culture

Titled Sightings: Out of the Wild, the show underway at the Kiran Nadar Museun of Art has been curated by art critic and museum director Roobina Karode.

High tides surge through Venice, locals rush to protect art, historical treasur...

Posted on Sun, 17 Nov 2019 10:49:19 GMT - art-culture

Many people were rising to the challenge of saving Venice’s many treasures.

Pradip Kurbah: The filmmaker taking Khasi cinema to the world

Posted on Sat, 16 Nov 2019 01:54:01 GMT - art-culture

The director’s latest feature, Lewduh, about life in a marketplace, had it’s international premiere at the Busan film festival.

Oscar Wilde's stolen ring found by Dutch 'art detective'

Posted on Sat, 16 Nov 2019 09:43:16 GMT - art-culture

The trinket’s whereabouts remained a mystery for years and there were fears that the ring -- shaped like a belt and buckle and made from 18-carat gold -- had even been melted down.

The dying art of color painting black-and-white photos

Posted on Fri, 15 Nov 2019 02:06:53 GMT - art-culture

The color painting of black-and-white photos reveals the link between the two art forms

A kids' musical lends a distinctive theatrical experience

Posted on Fri, 15 Nov 2019 01:08:06 GMT - art-culture

On the occasion of Children’s Day, celebrities thronged to watch the Peppa Pig Musical

An Indian ode to a Greek tragedy

Posted on Fri, 15 Nov 2019 12:37:27 GMT - art-culture

First time director, Ira Khan, speaks of her play Medea and the advice her father Aamir Khan has given her.

Art meets AI: Computer-generated works set for New York sale

Posted on Fri, 15 Nov 2019 10:16:49 GMT - art-culture

Sotheby’s will put two paintings by the French art collective Obvious up for sale on Thursday, including Le Baron De Belamy.

Ghostly Nazi-era motorway, once taboo, resurfaces in German forest

Posted on Fri, 15 Nov 2019 06:02:22 GMT - art-culture

The remains of Route 46 have always been known about but the area was once “taboo”, but today the site is drawing visitors and local authorities are clamouring to turn it into a full-blown tourist attraction -- as another means of countering Nazi propaganda.

I am primarily a stage actor, says Neil Bhoopalam

Posted on Thu, 14 Nov 2019 11:13:26 GMT - art-culture

The actor talks about the current environment that exists within the world of theatre in India

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