Art & Culture

Epical Remix

Epical Remix

B Manjunath Kamath 0

B Manjunath Kamath plunges into myths and memory and surfaces with surreal tales and images

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Returning to Mahabalipuram

Returning to Mahabalipuram

Amruta Patil 0

  My family was the travelling kind. It would be some years before I learned to count my blessings. Until then, I shuffled my feet behind the enthusiastic parental unit with classic teenage insouciance. My first memory of Mamallapuram –…

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Retreat from the streets

Retreat from the streets

Sudhir Patvardhan 0

Painter Sudhir Patwardhan reveals how his perspective on Mumbai has shifted as the city has changed

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Up Close and Impersonal with Rashid Rana

Up Close and Impersonal with Rashid Rana

Girish Shahane 0

Girish Shahane encounters the straight-talking artistic rebel from Lahore

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Still looking for Mr Darcy?

Still looking for Mr Darcy?

Annie Zaidi 1

On the 200th anniversary of Pride and Prejudice, Annie Zaidi wonders who is more worthy of a crush: literary characters or the writers who create them

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A Delicate Unmasking

A Delicate Unmasking

Atul Dodiya 1

Ten years after the death of Bhupen Khakhar, Atul Dodiya explains why the work of the eminent artist and his close friend is still relevant today

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Found in Translation

Found in Translation

Karan Bali 1

The first American to direct south Indian films in the 1930s and the man who launched Tamil superstar MGR, Ellis R Dungan’s fascinating life compelled Karan Bali to make a documentary on him

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An Intimate Portrait

An Intimate Portrait

Sheela Raman 0

It takes Sheela Raman numerous sittings with an artist to discover herself and the intense power of portraiture to capture what a photograph cannot

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Second to None

Second to None

Amitava Kumar 0

Amitava Kumar delights in the treasures he accidentally discovers between the covers of second-hand books

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The Persistence of Vision

The Persistence of Vision

Nathaniel Gaskell 0

Nathaniel Gaskell rummages through a cache of early 20th century negatives from Rajasthan and uncovers secrets of the past

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