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Five artworks that stirred the world

The world of art isn’t stranger to controversies. There have been many instances in the past when an artwork has ...
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Five art heists that stunned the world

We all are familiar with the diamond robbery scene from one of the Mission Impossible series where protagonist Tom Cruise ...
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Homai Vyarawalla: India’s first woman photojournalist

Homai Vyarawalla was the first ever woman photojournalist of India. She was born on December 9, 1913 in a Parsi ...
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Kala Ghoda: Much more than an art festival in Mumbai

Kala Ghoda is an art district in south Mumbai. Some of the city’s most prestigious heritage buildings, museums, art galleries and educational institutions such ...
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Shelf of Art Jargon

Words that make you understand Art better (Picture Credits: www.pinterest.com; Over-Culture) Every simple picture has the linen of ideas and ...
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Affliction got lucky!

Affliction got lucky! (Another series of artists whose impairment was no longer an obstacle in the field of performing arts) ...
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Affliction got lucky!

Artists whose impairment became one of their ‘abilities’ It’s never about limbs and not always about the brains to identify ...
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Art Marrying Social Causes: Art Activism

(It’s better to watch, observe and rebel rather to shout, fight and restrict) Art Marrying Social Causes: Art Activism (It’s ...
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Neon and Sculptures! – Villa Design Group

(Picture Credits: www.contemporaryartdaily.com, Villa Design Group installation at Art Basel, Miami Beach) It’s a dynamic world of art and there ...
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Sattriya Dance

“Love for dance is seamless. Cultures differ but the passion for dance remains, and no border can define it. Dance ...
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Feministic influence in Indian Art

Women – a concoctive subject Women have always been one of the most interesting subjects to portray through art in ...
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Evolution of self-portraiture

Self-portraiture is a long established form of art dating from Ancient Egypt. Since then, many of the Old Masters as well as modern ...
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From Palate to Palette: Art and Food!

(Picture source: www.nytimes.com) Food, one doesn’t have to define how food has been an important part of our lives. One ...
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Depiction of Christianity in Van Eyck’s Paintings

Who is Van Eyck? Jan Van Eyck (B.C. 1390-9th July 1441) was a painter in Early Netherland who happened to ...
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In a lighter vein

Ashvin Gidwani’s ‘Two to Tango, Three to Jive’ is just like a box of chocolate, the moment you open it ...
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Street Theatre, Street plays

It’s not just a noise, it’s our voice

“The issue is not where the play is performed (and street theatre is only a mode of ensuring that art ...
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Displayed Weirdness – Slayed!

We feature the quirkiest museums from around the world (Picture Credits: www.pinterest.com) The white walls with wooden ceilings and spotlights ...
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What’s So Strange About The Arnolfini Portrait?

What’s So Strange About The Arnolfini Portrait? Jan van Eyck considered to be one of the most significant artists of ...
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Art: beyond pleasure

Art is not only a source of visual pleasure but rather it can persuade the masses to look into the ...
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4th Dimension

Dimensions of Art

“Imagination  is the four dimensional  form of any plane”, I saw this line on the top of the descriptive column ...
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