legendary artist

No screening of Husain’s film at IFFI


November 27th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 27 (IANS) Bowing to pressure from rightwing Hindu groups, organisers of the 42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) deferred the screening of legendary artist M.F. Husain's documentary.Speaking ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Unknown Caravaggio discovered in Britain


June 23rd, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, June 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A work of legendary artist Caravaggio which had previously not been seen before has been discovered in Britain. The work will appear in print for the first ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Agra businessman to immortalise Husain with museum


June 12th, 2011 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Agra, June 12 (IANS) The Taj city will host a museum of Maqbool Fida Husain's art works and mementoes related to him, thanks to a Mumbai-based business tycoon who hails ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Shameful that Husain couldn’t be in homeland: Twitterati


June 9th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Renowned painter M.F. Husain's death in London was condoled in India as the passing away of a "true genius". From politicians to actors to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Historians search for Mona Lisa remains


May 2nd, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florence, May 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Historians are trying to solve the age long mysteries surrounding Mona Lisa. The portrait of Mona Lisa is arguably the best known work of legendary artist Leonardo ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Gian Giacomo Caprotti Was The Muse For Mona Lisa Portrait, Italian Researchers Say


February 3rd, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Rome, Feb 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) For years, the mysterious smile of Leonardo da Vinci's iconic painting Mona Lisa, has intrigued historians and experts who are still trying to unravel the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mick Jagger’s daughter urinated on Warhol’s art as a kid


September 24th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 24 (ANI): Mick Jagger's daughter Jade urinated on one of legendary artist Andy Warhol's creations.The jewellery designer used to spend a lot of time at Warhol's legendary Factory studio in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

The Cast Of ‘Glee’ Express Their Approval For An Episode On Michael Jackson


August 10th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 10, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): ‘Glee’ happens to be the program of Fox that has been labeled a runaway success. It has now been whispered that the makers of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Frank Frazetta’s Conan Painting Sells For $1.5 Million


July 24th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 40 year old painting by Frank Frazetta has been bought by a private collector for a whopping $1.5 million. The depiction of the legendary hero ... Read more...

Posted in Images, World News |

Malayalam director Shaji to make documentary on M.F. Husain


June 13th, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 13 (IANS) Veteran film director Shaji N. Karun is set to make a full length documentary on master painter M.F. Husain. Speaking to IANS, Shaji as he is popularly known, said ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Katrina Kaif: M.F Hussain’s New Muse.


June 12th, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 12, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Katrina Kaif has come a long way. With countless number of hit films to her credit, she is indisputably the ruling queen of Bollywood now. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mary J. Blige To Play Nina Simone In Biopic


May 17th, 2010 - 7:36 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar May 17(THAINDIAN NEWS) R&B star Mary J Blige will be playing the role of Nina Simone in the upcoming film 'Nina'. Legendary artist Nina Simone is known for her jazz-infused ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Clash of the Titans: Aamir vs. Ranbir!


April 29th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Two filmmakers making a film on the same subject is not uncommon in Bollywood. Ajay Devgan's A Legend of Bhagat Singh, and Bobby Deol's Shaheed, both ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kate Moss taking painting classes


February 7th, 2010 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 6 (IANS) British supermodel Kate Moss has signed up for a private art course at her north London home. Moss was also spotted stocking up on paint and canvases at a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kate Moss picks up the paintbrush


February 6th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 06 (ANI): Super model Kate Moss is taking painting lessons, it has emerged.The beauty is reportedly following a private art course at her north London home."Kate has always been a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

MJ owned a collection of shocking ‘paedo’ art


January 1st, 2010 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 1 (ANI): Late King of Pop Michael Jackson had spent millions on a shocking collection of "paedo" art.The legendary artist owned a large number of specially commissioned paintings, in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Rocker Patti Smith’s Documentary Captivates Viewer’s Attention


December 31st, 2009 - 6:03 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec.31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) All the fans of rocker Patti Smith were in for a treat as a documentary based on the life of the much acclaimed musician was aired on ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Jennifer Nettles Performed In 32nd Kennedy Center Honors Ceremony


December 30th, 2009 - 8:34 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Noted country singer Jennifer Nettles enthralled the listeners at the 32nd Yearly Kennedy Center Honors, that took place at Washington D.C. on Dec. 6, 2009. The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bruce Springsteen Honored At Kennedy Center Honors 2009


December 30th, 2009 - 8:34 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The lovers of pop and rock swear by the musical talent and vocal skill of legendary artist Bruce Springsteen. The singer-composer has given the world a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Santosh Sivan turns actor, to play Raja Ravi Varma in film


November 5th, 2009 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Nov 5 (IANS) Even as the fate of Ketan Mehta's "Rang Rasiya", based on the life of Raja Ravi Varma, remains uncertain, cinematographer-director Santosh Sivan has gone ahead ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Cliff Richard reunites with The Shadows after 20yrs


September 21st, 2009 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 21 (ANI): Sir Cliff Richard reunited with his band 'The Shadows' this weekend for the fist time after 20 years, wearing his trademark shocking pink jacket.The legendary artist, who ruled ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Merce Cunningham dead at 90


July 27th, 2009 - 10:07 pm ICT by admin
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Merce Cunningham, one of the most influential choreographers of the 20th century, has died at his home on Sunday, a spokeswoman told BNO News on Monday. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Son decries Husain’s exclusion from annual art fair


July 26th, 2009 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) As the country gears up for its annual art fair - India Art Summit - August 19-22, the name missing from the summit rolls is of ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

There is intolerance of freedom in India: Ketan Mehta


June 21st, 2009 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Director Ketan Mehta, who is awaiting the release of his movie "Rang Rasiya", based on the life of legendary artist Raja Ravi Varma, feels India's ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Renowned sculptor Robert Graham dies at 70


December 30th, 2008 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 30 (ANI): Renowned sculptor Robert Graham, whose life size bronze works can be seen across the US, has died aged 70 following prolonged illness.The legendary artist breath his last ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Frank Sinatra immortalized on US postal stamp


December 6th, 2007 - 5:57 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Dec 6 (ANI): Iconic American jazz-singer Frank Sinatra will be posthumously commemorated on an American postal stamp marking his 10 th death anniversary.The 83-year-old singer died in 1998 and the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Subscribe