STREET now open! Chicago | Los Angeles | Miami | New York | San Francisco | Santa Fe
Amsterdam | Berlin | Brussels | London | Paris | São Paulo | Toronto | China | India | Worldwide
 
India
refine

NEWS AND REVIEWS


with tag: The Bugatti Veyron in L.A [clear]

Salesroom Artist: Asmita Rajiv  
by
7/6/14 Posted 7/6/14

(Image: Asmita Rajiv, We The Puppets-2, 2014, Acrylic on Canvas, 24 x 30 inches; © Asmita Rajiv) Asmita Rajiv (b. 1973, India) My paintings depict the modern day lives of common men and women filled with dreams, aspirations, blunders, triumphs, disappointments, joys, regrets, sorrow and gratitude. These are the times of a 100 metre sprint. We sprint to a finish line, only to find that it is the beginning of a new start line. We race wearing our myopic lens through which we choose to... [more]

20140603005022-npjptr0001 http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/delhi/green-mile/#.U6i9GnD7s68.facebook  
by
NP JAYAN at India International Centre (IIC) ANNEXE June 19th - June 26th
Posted 6/24/14

CITIES Home Cities Delhi Photography exhibition showcases environmental degradation Written by Nikita Puri | New Delhi | June 24, 2014 1:30 pm Print Share on facebookShare on twitterShare on google_plusone_shareShare on redditShare on linkedinShare on pinterest_shareMore Sharing Services2 0 Comments One of NP Jayan’s photographs at the exhibition SUMMARY A photography exhibition uses the backdrop of the Periya... [more]

20140603005022-npjptr0001 http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/environment/developmental-issues/pilgrim-crush-endangers-periyar-reserve/articleshow/36920484.cms  
by
NP JAYAN at India International Centre (IIC) ANNEXE June 19th - June 26th
Posted 6/22/14

CHENNAI: From a distance, it is hard to figure out what the mess piled up on the banks of river Pamba is. The photograph is actually a surreal view of a sea of sodden dhotis abandoned by pilgrims as they end the hard trek to the Sabarimala shrine in Kerala. This pile will soon degrade into pulp and join other junk and sewage waste that flows down this once-pristine river that feeds the Periyar Tiger Reserve. This will include water bottles, the oil drained from the smashed coconut shel .. Read more... [more]

20140603005022-npjptr0001 http://epaperbeta.timesofindia.com/Article.aspx?eid=31805&articlexml=Sabarimala-crush-puts-reserve-at-risk-22062014011045  
by
NP JAYAN at India International Centre (IIC) ANNEXE June 19th - June 26th
Posted 6/22/14

Jun 22 2014 : The Times of India (Ahmedabad) Sabarimala crush puts reserve at risk Malini Nair TNN From a distance, it is hard to figure out what the mess piled up on the banks of river Pamba is. The photograph is actually a surreal view of a sea of sodden dhotis abandoned by pilgrims as they end the hard trek to the Sabarimala shrine in Kerala. This pile will soon degrade into pulp and join other junk and sewage waste that flows down this once-pristine river that feeds the Periyar Tiger Rese... [more]

20140528222250-00220140529 CIRCUMAMBULATING MELANCHOLY FROM INSIDE OUT  
by
Naveen Kumar A, Lokesh B. H., Aishwaryan K, Mohan Kumar T. at Gallery Sumukha - Bangalore May 24th - June 21st
Posted 6/4/14

The artists have constructed a ritualistic way to make viewers encounter their collective pursuit. At the origin of the circumambulation is Lokesh B H’s colourful melancholy. A sense of deprivation is narrated, busses and people traveling in these busses have colour but the airplane is just not functional; it does not have a door or window. A cat is hunting for a fish bigger than its mouth. There is no center to most of the compositions instead is a synecdoche; when the center is painted... [more]

20140326233304-00120140327 NGMA and the Amrita Sher-Gill retrospective  
by
Amrita Sher-Gil at National Gallery Of Modern Art - NGMA Bengaluru March 30th - April 30th
Posted 4/15/14

Let me start with a small proviso which may get me booted out of your reading list. I saw the exhibition at the NGMA in New Delhi. However, given my views on the Bangalore NGMA (http://dillikidiva24.blogspot.in/2012/12/name-that-city.html), I'm pretty sure the exhibition will be similiar. ah well, here goes nothing.. If theres one painter from India people have heard of, chances are that it's Amrita Sher-Gill. She lived for only 28 years (1913- 1941) across two continents in four countries, was famous for her personal life (... [more]

20140226125143-00 Watchlist Artist: Srinivasa Prasad  
by
Srinivasa Prasad at GALLERYSKE - Bangalore 2/26/14 Posted 2/26/14

In Deep Sleep, Srinivasa Prasad journeys back to the memories of childhood and the subconscious to create work that is playful, engaging and interactive. Employing discarded, found, retired, reused and readymade objects Prasad creates works across the media of sculpture and installation, video and photography. Continuing his exploration of ritual, Prasad infuses his work with elements of performance. The eponymous work in the show is a black tent constructed of mosquito nets, hung from the ceilin... [more]

20131212080534-reversedperspective_sg_e_invite Landscape as a Verb  
by
Sanchayan Ghosh at EXPERIMENTER December 13th, 2013 - February 8th
Posted 2/16/14

Published in http://www.artindiamag.com/quarter_02_02_14/index.html, Page 27 In Sanchayan Ghosh’s second solo at Experimenter, Kolkata, Reversed Perspective: 3 Conjunctions, from the 13th of December to the 8th of February, the viewer can chart his or her course in many ways, both physically and mentally.The landscape of Birbhum is deconstructed and re-imagined via a wooden truss studded with red LEDs; there are dropdowns marked with images of Blossom Theatre, the artist’s ongoing... [more]

20140122120019-l1002724 Watchlist Artist: Priyanka Choudhary  
by
Priyanka Choudhary at Gallery Maskara 1/22/14 Posted 1/22/14

To commemorate 100 years of Word War 1, we are pleased to announce artist Priyanka Choudhary’s fourth solo show titled 1914 - 2014 at Gallery Maskara. From Titian to today, war and the aftermath of war has always found its way into art and art history. The year 2014 is of particular significance as it is the centenary year of World War 1. It was a moment that forever changed the geo-political and economic landscape of the 20th century and had a catalytic effect on India's struggle for In... [more]

20130923070850-5 Dark Matter Hits White Cube: Excavating India’s Coal Miners  
by
Prabhakar Pachpute at EXPERIMENTER September 28th, 2013 - September 28th, 2013
Posted 11/27/13

http://hyperallergic.com/91996/dark-matter-hits-white-cube-excavating-indias-coal-miners/ [more]

20131127132743-card congrats!  
by
Prasanta Acharjee, Nitai Das, Shibshankar Das, Kavita Chopra Dikshit, Rupali Roy, Arun Sen, Nabendu Sengupta at Academy of Fine Arts December 3rd, 2013 - December 9th, 2013
Posted 11/27/13

Have a nice and successfull show! [more]

Salesroom Artist: Sanjay Gopinath Punekar  
by
11/23/13 Posted 11/23/13

(Image: Sanjay Gopinath Punekar, Beauty of nature, 2013, Acrylic on Canvas Rolled, 11 X 11 X 0.1 Inches; © Sanjay Gopinath Punekar) Sanjay Gopinath Punekar (b. 1979, Indapur, Pune, India) Sanjay Gopinath Punekar's basic instincts got motivated due to the vividness and various forms of Nature such as landscapes, people, animals, birds, environmental and seasonal highlights etc. This in turn inspired him to express the silence of ‘Nature’ i.e. the expressive solitude, in hi... [more]

20131122053506-gopikrishna____bird_tamer_in_an_unintentional_animal_country___watercolour_on_paper__45___x_57____2013 Watchlist Artist: Gopikrishna  
by
Gopikrishna at Art Musings 11/22/13 Posted 11/22/13

Art Musings proudly presents a solo exhibition of Kerala based artist Gopikrishna featuring paintings in oil and watercolour. A consummate storyteller, Gopikrishna peoples his universe with myriad creatures and characters, each conveying their own subtle wisdom. His paintings appear as though they were pages from a book of fairytales. In his surrealistic canvas, one can witness the ordinary and the impossible, unity and solitude, illumination and darkness. About the works, says Gopikrishna, &l... [more]

Saba Hasan: Catalogue Edition  
by
Posted 11/19/13

Saba HasanMixed-media Lives and works in: New DelhiWebsite: http://www.sabahasan.comTo purchase contact: Saba Hasan A prominent contemporary artist, Saba has been making significant contributions in the realm of abstract art both in technique and concepts in over 18 years of practice. She has successfully developed her own visual alphabet using non-traditional materials like, plaster, sand, leaves, nails, Urdu text, books and sound to create works which are imbued with meanings. Her phi... [more]

20130523205800-demolition_series Making peace with chaos: Demolition Series by Bijoy Jain  
by
Bijoy Jain at Chemould Prescott Road May 31st, 2013 - July 30th, 2013
Posted 11/17/13

In Built to Kill, a short story by Venetian author Tiziano Scarpa, the protagonist is a frustrated architect from Venice. He feels so utterly constrained by the city’s architectural mandates to preserve a tourist-trapping golden past, that he starts killing tourists. Only he makes the murders look like suicides induced by Stendhal Syndrome, a psychosomatic disorder brought upon by an overdose of Renaissance beauty. A desperate attempt to prove that an urban space that doesn’t allow itself... [more]

20130320083516-untitled_2012_indian_ink_on_the_pages_from_the_century_dictionary William Kentridge at Volte, Mumbai : The Magical Art History Mystery Tour  
by
William Kentridge at Volte Mumbai February 5th, 2013 - April 5th, 2013
Posted 11/4/13

“There lived a redheaded man who had no eyes or ears. He didn’t have hair either, so he was called a redhead arbitrarily. He couldn’t talk because he had no mouth. He had no nose either. He didn’t even have arms or legs. He had no stomach, he had no back, he had no spine, and he had no innards at all. He didn’t have anything. So we don’t even know who we’re talking about. It’s better that we don’t talk about him any more.” - Daniil Kh... [more]


Copyright © 2006-2013 by ArtSlant, Inc. All images and content remain the © of their rightful owners.