ART FESTIVAL

  • Art festival by college students across India October 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Over 200 students, all budding artists, are set to showcase their artworks at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts. Beginning October 9, the show titled 'Prarambh' features nearly 350 artworks in diverse mediums such as drawing, painting, printmaking, illustrations, digital art, sculpture, photography, installation, new media and...
  • Muse, Pharrell headline Coachella amid dust storm April 14, 2014

    Reuters: British rockers Muse and R&B singer Pharrell served up musical highlights at the Coachela Valley Music and Arts Festival on Saturday amid windy weather and cooler temperatures. Muse frontman Matt Bellamy delivered high-energy performances of the bands hits songs including "Hysteria," "Resistance," and "Magic," but a large portion of the...
  • Outkast goes back to 1990s hip hop at Coachella reunion April 13, 2014

    Reuters: Hip hop duo Outkast reunited for the first time in eight years a the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival on Friday, and brought a taste of old school hip hop with them to the stage. Outkast, formed by Atlanta rappers Andre 3000 and Big Boi, kicked off the anticipated...
  • The best of Delhi International Art Festival October 31, 2012

    The sixth edition of the Delhi International Art Festival has kicked off in the capital. From traditional to contemporary art forms; including music, dance theatre and puppetry. ...
  • India's first biennale art festival to be held in Kochi October 1, 2012

    Kochi: Here's a chance for art lovers in India to see works that date back to 1895. The KochiMuziris Biennale 2012, billed as the largest and most sophisticated international art festival, will begin later this year in Kochi. The KochiMuziris Biennale seeks to invoke the historic and cosmopolitan legacy of...
  • Delhi International Arts Fest rich in culture, low on cash September 27, 2012

    New Delhi: The slogan for the fifth edition of the Delhi International Arts Festival (DIAF) next month is "Unusual and international". Among the things unusual about this 15day fest is the budget allocated to it by the culture ministry a mere Rs 8 lakh. Festival director and principal promoter...
  • Music festivals coming up February 10, 2012

    This spring, there is music in the air. Here are some music festivals that will leave you whistling a tune. Sulafest 2012 Location: Sula Vineyards, Nashik When: February 45 Artists: Nitin Sawhney, Blackstratblues, Papon & East India Company Damage: Rs. 1,800. The highlight this year is undoubtedly Nitin Sawhney. He is a huge favourite of...
  • Magic hour of puppetry at Delhi Arts fest December 5, 2010

    The 2nd day of the 4th edition of the Delhi International Arts Festival saw the Dhaatu puppet theatre group perform in the capital. ...
  • 3 successive blasts disrupt art festival in Lahore November 23, 2008

    Lahore: Successive blasts went off in the Punjab Institute of Language near the Gaddafi Stadium in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore on Saturday night. Accoriding to a Pakistani media reports, there were at least three blasts which injured at least three people and damaged buildings around the stadium area....