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A dark canvas: Death and violence on master frames (Weekly art column, Rainbow Palette, with images)


July 10th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) History, violence, death and suffering have met in a theatre of colours and mediums in one of the darkest exhibitions of art the capital ... Read more...

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Amateur cameramen capture soul of old Delhi (Weekly Art Column, Rainbow Palette)


July 3rd, 2009 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) A pair of ice cubes in a glass of rippling rose syrup - the famous rooh afza of Chandni Chowk - looks good enough to ... Read more...

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Girl with Husain’s brush and mature strokes (Weekly art column, Rainbow Palette, With Images)


June 26th, 2009 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Eleena Banik, a Kolkata-based contemporary artist is often dubbed the "girl with Husain's brush".Her world changed one day in 1998 when M.F. Husain came ... Read more...

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A new art magazine in the circuit (Weekly art column, Rainbow Palette, with images)


June 19th, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Are you an avid art collector or an investor? Do you have a passion for art? Well, here is something new to look forward ... Read more...

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Art auction markets become competitive after correction (Weekly art column, RAINBOW PALETTE, with Images)


June 5th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) The price band in the online art auction market is gradually moving up and becoming more competitive - defying the downturn. The total lower and higher price estimates ... Read more...

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Indian art travels abroad this summer (Weekly Art Column, Rainbow Palette, With Images)


May 29th, 2009 - 10:21 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) Indian art is going places this summer. Contemporary artist Manish Pushkale is heading to Europe and says "it's vacation time".He will exhibit jointly with senior ... Read more...

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India’s art fair ropes in big global galleries (Weekly art column, Rainbow Palette, With Images)


May 22nd, 2009 - 10:25 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) The second edition of the Indian Modern and Contemporary Art Fair 2009, the sub-continent's official art fair, will be bigger, better and more global this ... Read more...

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Earth Bodies: Planted in reality and fine line drawing (Weekly Art Column, Rainbow Palette, With Images)


May 15th, 2009 - 9:54 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) "Earth bodies", an exhibition by veteran artist Jatin Das at the Visual Arts Gallery in the capital, features 66 works, mostly in oil. The artist ... Read more...

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Limited prints help art lovers during economic meltdown (Rainbow Palette - Weekly Art Column, With Images)


May 8th, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) For those with stretched resources in times of recession but with a passion for art, the market is bending backward to match the fragile strength ... Read more...

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Recession upshot: Quality scores in Indian art (Weekly Art Column, Rainbow Palette, With Images)


May 1st, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) The recession is having a positive affect on Indian art. While it is purging the market of bad art and correcting prices, the meltdown ... Read more...

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New art tools: Steel, cotton, goat leather and mesh wire (Weekly Art Column - Rainbow Palette - With Images)


April 24th, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Artist-designer Puneet Kaushik portrays life's most essential aspect, growth, in his mammoth installations.His exhibition, "Symbiosis - Installations and Drawings" at the Art Konsult ... Read more...

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Urban blues on canvas (Weekly Art Column, Rainbow Palette, With Images)


April 17th, 2009 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) The sense of being trapped in the concrete and lifeless urban jungles of big cities draws viewers to Mumbai-based senior artist Jaideep Mehrotra's works.An ... Read more...

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Back to basics: Masters show importance of lines and strokes (Rainbow Palette - Weekly Art Column, With Images)


April 10th, 2009 - 10:32 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) In this age of digitisation of art, lines, drawing, figures and manual artistic skill have taken a backseat. To highlight the importance of these basics, ... Read more...

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Nature and colours merge on canvas (Weekly Art Column, Rainbow Palette, With Images)


April 3rd, 2009 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) Pune-based artist Madhuri Bhaduri is inspired by the bright shades of nature, which seep into her works in vivid patches of oil paint.The artist showed ... Read more...

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Man, animal share space and colours (Weekly Art Column, Rainbow Palette, With Images)


March 27th, 2009 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) Man is an animal with a thinking head. His ability to rationalise sets him apart from the beast in the forest, though both belong to ... Read more...

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Art takes on terror (Weekly Art Column, Rainbow Palette, With Images)


March 20th, 2009 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Terror is a reality of our times, whose echoes can be felt across the country. Now leading artists and top galleries from Kolkata have ... Read more...

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Explosion of woman power (Weekly Art Column, Rainbow Palette, With Images)


March 13th, 2009 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) It was an explosion of art for women and mostly by women at the Art Mall, one of the country's biggest display spaces in the ... Read more...

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War, life and colours in a visual canvas (Weekly Art Column, Rainbow Palette, With Images)


March 6th, 2009 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Contemporary artist Praneet Soi's figure studies are inspired by the horrors of the 9/11 terrorist attack, wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, fundamentalism, and the problems of immigration ... Read more...

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Of reviving modernists, pearl carpet and an art blitz (Weekly art column, Rainbow Palette, With Images)


February 27th, 2009 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) After the roller-coaster brush with contemporary art throughout 2008, the market for modern Indian art seems to be looking up again. Co-founder of Saffronart, Dinesh Vazirani, whose ... Read more...

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A bit of bohemia in Delhi boudoirs (Weekly Art Column, Rainbow Palette, With Images)


February 20th, 2009 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Andy Warhol, the American artistic icon of the 1960s, has entered the minimalist drawing rooms of the capital. He may not have come as an original - ... Read more...

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Collective Intent: of Japanese styles, terror and grasshoppers (Weekly Art Column, Rainbow Palette, With Images)


February 13th, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) As many as 25 artists are displaying their "collective" strength at Gallery Alternatives, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary, in a show titled Collective Intent - ... Read more...

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Child’s play: Building easy shapes in ceramics (Weekly Art Column, Rainbow Palette, With Images)


January 9th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Ceramics as a medium of sculpture is like a child - malleable, easy and yielding.An exhibition of contemporary architectural ceramics, "In Free Verse", which will run at ... Read more...

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Cities change, art reflects, artists experiment (Rainbow Palette: Weekly Art Column - With Images)


December 26th, 2008 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) India's green acres are now concrete jungles. Rapid urbanisation has changed cityscapes and skylines, most of which have morphed beyond recognition.An art exhibition in the capital, "Nature ... Read more...

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Pixographic art, Vadodara art and diplomatic art (Rainbow Palette: Weekly art column -With Images)


December 12th, 2008 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) India is no stranger to ultra-modern art like installation art, digital art, mixed media art and video art. And the capital has just had a dazzling display ... Read more...

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Winter shades: Delhi’s tryst with art from around globe (Rainbow Palette: Weekly art round-up. With images)


December 5th, 2008 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Each winter Delhi is on a roll. The spotlight this time is on the second edition of the 23-day Delhi International Arts Festival that comprises art, music, ... Read more...

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Eclectic shades: Fairs, legends and religion (Rainbow Palette - IANS weekly art roundup)


November 28th, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) A variety of art shows were opened this week in the national capital even as India finalised plans for the second edition of its official art fair, ... Read more...

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Charcoal artist, life’s reflections and philosophical art (Rainbow Palette - IANS weekly art roundup) (With Images)


November 21st, 2008 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) A journey through the national capital's bylanes of high art and related activities threw up variety this week: Ajay De's icons in charcoalLife for Mumbai-based artist ... Read more...

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