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MF Husain, Amrita Sher-Gil, FN Souza Among 75 Indian Modernists To Be On Display At Upcoming AstaGuru Sale

Nov 10, 2021 Trisha Mukherjee

M F Husain's painting titled 'Family', estimated at Rs 80 lakhs-Rs 1 crore, is among the 160 rare and iconic artworks by 75 leading modern Indian artists that will be up for grabs at the online sale on November 20-21.

Asian Paints' Profit Falls 28.2 Per Cent In Q2 As Inflation Headwinds Spike Raw Material Prices

Oct 21, 2021 Outlook Business Team

In its quarterly results revealed on Thursday, the company said that it would be considering increasing the prices of its products in order to mitigate the impact of persistently high inflation.

Own A Muzaffar Ali Painting

A unique meeting of art and tech is happening courtesy the Kalakriti Art Gallery, Hyderabad. A virtual walkthrough into Muzaffar Ali’s world of art.

An Online Art Gallery!

Jun 30, 2021 Sathya Saran

The, the first of its kind in India, is a bold enterprise that seeks to bypass the restricting effects on the pandemic by making art available through their website

Vincent Van Gogh Painting Stolen From Amsterdam Museum

The value of the work, which was on loan from the Groninger Museum in the northern Dutch city of Groningen, was not immediately known.

04 February, 2020

Artistic Integrity In The Era Of Social Media

Malavika Kodiyath

In a world caught up with showcasing skills through Instagram, art that is formless might attract several visitors at the gallery, but may not necessarily lead to commercial success it deserves.

27 March, 2019

Income Tax Dept. Raises Rs 55 Crore From Selling Nirav Modi's Paintings

Outlook Web Bureau

The auctions took place after a special PLMA court had on March 20 allowed the law enforcement agencies to sell 173 paintings and 11 luxury vehicles owned by Nirav Modi

18 February, 2019

Mizoram On The Map Of The Burgeoning Indian Contemporary Art

Outlook Web Bureau

With a focus to put Mizoram on the map of the burgeoning Indian contemporary art, 14 young artists from the northeastern state will exhibit their works

12 February, 2019

President Kovind Unveils Portrait Of Atal Bihari Vajpayee In Parliament's Central Hall

Outlook Web Bureau

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said while people recall the oratory skills of Vajpayee, his silence had more power than his words.

15 January, 2019

C/O Arthouse: How A Family Helps Their Village In Odisha Make A Living Through Art

Arshia Dhar

The Nayak family of Odisha's Nayakapatana has kept the fight on to help not just the art of Pothichitra survive, but also to ensure that fellow village folk can carve their fortunes out of palm leaves.

03 January, 2019

Afghan Artists Tryst With Art In India

Hanan Zaffar

Many artists from Afghanistan having fled the country seek refuge in India.


17 September, 2018

MF Hussain's Birthday: Five Most Talked About Paintings Of The Pablo Picaso Of India

Outlook Web Bureau

Art maestro MF Hussain painted the canvas of life with passion, energy and vivid colours

14 September, 2018

How A French Writer, A Calcutta Artist Elicit A New Darshan Of Ganapati

Dola Mitra

A recently-launched book, 'Ganapati', carries paintings, drawings and sculptures of artist Sujata Bajaj and text by Jean Claude Carriere. Perhaps it was the darshan (the blessed vision) that both of them had been waiting for years.

13 June, 2018

Group Show in Delhi Has Artists Tastefully Drawing Western Aesthetics

Malavika Kodiyath

A week-long exhibition of 24 painters and sculptors at AIFACS is a get-together of hands and minds that are proud of their country’s visual heritage, yet only happy to borrow from Europe if it suits

25 November, 2017

Corals In The Depths Of His Mind, Canines On The Expanse Of His Canvas: Meet N.K.P Muthukoya, One Of India’s Pioneering Surreal Painters

Sreevalsan Thiyyadi

Lakshadweep-born Delhiite N.K.P. Muthukoya is one of India’s pioneering surreal painters. At age 76, the artist, who spent formative years in Kerala and Tamil Nadu, looks back to narrate a string of experiences—romantic, real and sometimes dark.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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‘Laab’ In The Mountains

He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.

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Play Us A Memory, Violin Man

They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.

Chinki Sinha
Play Us A Memory, Violin Man


It’s Just Numbers, Love

Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.

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It’s Just Numbers, Love


The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz