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Through Bollywood to Mumbai past and present (With Image)


August 18th, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) The transformation of the urban landscape of Mumbai has been tied to the growth of cinematic arts for the last 100 years. The megapolis changed ... Read more...

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Critical art writing has to be accessible: Experts


January 27th, 2012 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Does art writing need to change to suit the fickle intellectual attention span of the audience in an age of multi-cultural and multi-dimensional media?"New art ... Read more...

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Compassionate man with wicked humour, say Mario’s friends, fans


December 11th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Friends, associates and members of the art fraternity remember eminent cartoonist Mario Miranda as a "warm, wickedly humorous and compassionate man who reacted positively to ... Read more...

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Patrons to traders: Royal patronage to arts, crafts changing (Feature)


October 17th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Art and craft in India have traditionally been patronised by the royalty, who spent the bulk of their wealth adding to the country's artistic heritage. ... Read more...

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‘Husain’s heart beat for India till the last’ (Second Lead)


June 9th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) A "rare genius", "renaissance man", "god's gift", even "sanyasi" - the art fraternity Thursday recalled artist Maqbool Fida Husain with warmth and affection. Mourning ... Read more...

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‘Husain’s heart beat for India’ (Lead)


June 9th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, June 9 (IANS) A "rare genius", "renaissance man", "god's gift", even "sanyasi"- the art fraternity Thursday recalled veteran artist Maqbool Fida Husain with warmth and affection. Mouring the ... Read more...

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Husain should have been in India: Mumbai artists


June 9th, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 9 (IANS) Mourning the death of celebrated painter M.F. Husain, artists in Mumbai said the world had lost a rare genius and it was unfortunate that he could ... Read more...

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Indian to co-curate European show at Venice Biennale


May 12th, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Indian art curator Shwetal Ashvin Patel is co-curating a crucial inaugural exhibition along with a senior Milan-based curator at the 54th Venice Biennale June 3-Nov ... Read more...

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World’s 1st major exhibition on Hindu Lord Vishnu premiered at Nashville in USA


February 21st, 2011 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada(US), Feb 21 (ANI): "Vishnu: Hinduism's Blue-Skinned Savior", said to be the first major museum exhibition to focus on the Hindu deity Vishnu, opened at Frist Center for the Visual Arts in ... Read more...

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Scottie Pippen’s wife all set to join ‘The Real Housewives of Miami’


February 10th, 2011 - 2:17 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Miami, Feb 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bravo is bringing another batch of housewives on TV. The network will premiere “The Real Housewives of Miami” on the 22nd February.The Examiner reports that Larsa Pippen ... Read more...

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Cameron Diaz & Colin Firth to star in ‘Gambit’


February 4th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Several reports indicate that Cameron Diaz has landed a new role along with Colin Firth in an upcoming movie, “Gambit”.Diaz will be paying alongside Firth in ... Read more...

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Cameron Diaz in ‘Gambit’ remake


February 3rd, 2011 - 9:16 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 3 (IANS) Actress Cameron Diaz has been roped in to star alongside Colin Firth in a remake of the 1966 film "Gambit".The film that originally starred Michael Caine and ... Read more...

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World’s 1st major exhibition on Lord Vishnu set to open in Nashville


December 24th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Dec 24 (ANI): "Vishnu: Hinduism's Blue-Skinned Savior", said to be the first major museum exhibition to focus on the Hindu deity Vishnu, is ready to open at Frist Center for ... Read more...

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Hindus laud Nashville’s Frist Center for organizing travelling exhibition on Vishnu


August 20th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Aug 20 (ANI): Frist Center for the Visual Arts of Nashville (Tennessee, USA) is organizing travelling exhibition on Vishnu.Applauding Frist Center for focusing a travelling exhibition on Lord Vishnu, noted ... Read more...

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Ronnie Wood ‘wants to experience fatherhood again’


July 13th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 13 (ANI): English rocker and The Rolling Stones band member Ronnie Wood has apparently said that he wants to become a father again with his Brazilian girlfriend Ana Araujo.The ... Read more...

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Tagore’s paintings under threat in Nepal


May 10th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, May 10 (IANS) As the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore begins in India, some of his legacy lies unrecognised and unappreciated in neighbouring Nepal, in ... Read more...

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‘When In Rome’ tome of missed opportunities (IANS Movie Review)


April 2nd, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Movie: "When In Rome"; Cast: Kristen Bell, Josh Duhamel, Jon Heder, Dax Shepard, Will Arnett; Director: Mark Steven Johnson; Rating: *Imagine if the ads really came true, if you ... Read more...

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Hannema Wins On Vincent Van Gogh Painting


February 26th, 2010 - 12:52 am ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Amsterdam, Feb 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Art curator Dirk Hannema had claimed having seven Vermeers, a few Rembrandts and a host of several different Vincent Van Gogh paintings. But he couldn't ... Read more...

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It’s official: ‘Le Blute-Fin Windmill’ is work of Vincent Van Gogh


February 25th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 25 (ANI): In 1975, Dirk Hannema, a discredited art curator, became the laughing stock of the art world when he declared he had discovered a previously unknown Van Gogh painting.Now ... Read more...

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Nepal to open art treasure trove to world


October 16th, 2009 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Oct 16 (IANS) Want to buy exquisite, original art at an affordable price? Visit Nepal , just an hour's journey from India, where the art market, once depressed due ... Read more...

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Delhi’s India Habitat Centre plays host to Australian aboriginal art exhibits


April 6th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr.6 (ANI): Warlukurlangu Artists, Australia, in partnership with art curator, Durga Vishwanathan, are showcasing contemporary Australian art in New Delhi.Titled 'Desert Dreamings', the paintings from the Central Desert of ... Read more...

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Bengal art gets its hype, but not the price


March 30th, 2008 - 12:32 pm ICT by admin
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Art from West Bengal is back in focus after a lull. Over the past fortnight, Delhi and Mumbai have played host to more than a ... Read more...

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Justin Timberlake inspires art exhibition


March 30th, 2008 - 12:06 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): All artists have a muse to inspire them, and for New York art curator Nicholas Weist it was Justin Timberlake.The American pop singers music and good looks ... Read more...

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