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Kolkatas Rita Rakshit gives traditional embroidery art a new expression

November 11th, 2008 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
By Ajitha MenonKolkata, Nov.11 (ANI): Rita Rakshit, a middle-aged woman in Kolkata, has presented embroidery in an unconventional art form here.Ritas work depicts picture stories, amazingly like paintings on canvas ... Read more...

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Kolkata art collector seeks to revive traditional embroidery art

November 9th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
img src="/newsportal/images/Amitabh Bachchan-83248.jpg" alt="Amitabh Bachchan" title="Amitabh Bachchan" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="2" width="180" height="299" align="right"By Ajitha Menon Kolkata, Nov.9 (ANI): Sharmistha Mullick, an art collector in Kolkata, is trying to give embroidery; a fabric ... Read more...

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Picturing to Learn project for undergrads to master scientific concepts

April 11th, 2008 - 2:41 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 11 (ANI): Five higher education institutions in America have initiated a project called Picturing to Learn to help undergraduates master scientific concepts by explaining them to high school students ... Read more...

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Mumbai art expo seeks to give recognition to southern artists

February 22nd, 2008 - 9:01 am ICT by admin
By Sunanda Parmeshwar Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) In a bid to accord recognition to new and known artists from southern India, two art galleries here have joined hands to organise an exhibition billed ... Read more...

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