Art Galleries

  • News 360: US jury indicts, Devyani returns to India January 10, 2014

    In just over an hour from now, Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade will return to India after being charged for visa fraud and making false statements. But the diplomatic tussle is far from over with Delhi asking Washington to withdraw one of its diplomats in what is being seen as a...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha takes on fundamentalists, extremists February 10, 2013

    In this episode of The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Broacha takes on the people who find a reason to protest against almost everything. ...
  • Artists question curbing freedom of expression February 7, 2013

    We saw it in case of Kamal Haasan's 'Vishwaroopam', Salman Rushdie's visit to Kolkata and most recently, in the case of Kashmir's first all girls rock band and art exhibitions in Delhi and Bangalore; creative freedom seems to be at the receiving end of protests by fringe groups. Here's the...
  • FTN: Is artistic freedom in jeopardy in India? February 6, 2013

    A Bangalore art academy was forced to remove three paintings following protests on Monday, before that organisers of an art exhibition in Delhi also faced a similar scenario in this case, the VHP demanded to shut down the exhibition. ...
  • The Last Word: Why is Indian society unable to stand up for freedom of expression? February 7, 2013

    The VHP's women wing on Wednesday continued to disrupt an exhibition at Delhi Art Gallery saying it portrayed women in a bad way. ...
  • Delhi Art Gallery under attack, VHP wants nude paintings removed February 6, 2013

    A Bangalore art academy was forced to remove three paintings following protests on Monday, before that organisers of an art exhibition in Delhi also faced a similar scenario in this case, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad demanded to shut down the exhibition. ...
  • Has nudity in art always been a part of Indian culture? February 5, 2013

    The VHP's women wing has demanded a ban on the show saying that it showed women in poor light. ...
  • Google takes you on a virtual tour of the best art galleries April 11, 2012

    Artworks from the National Musuem and the National Gallery of Modern Art would now be accessible at the touch of a keystroke. ...
  • Yoko Ono in India for 'Our Beautiful Daughters' January 13, 2012

    Artist, musician, wife of the Beatles' John Lennon Yoko Ono is in the capital for her exhibition titled 'Our Beautiful Daughters'. ...
  • MF Hussain's art back in India January 19, 2011

    First time in about three years, works of MF Husain will be displayed on a public platform. ...
  • A walk through the bronze age June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Bronze is one metal which you can find in any possible texture. When you look at works like at Gallery espace, you will be surprised to know that they're all bronze. Be it the oxidized patina, the matte gold finish, the highly polished sheen finish or the rugged...
  • Dhoomimal celebrated 70 yrs of art October 1, 2006

    New Delhi: As you walk into Dhoomimal art gallery at a time when they are marking 70 years of their existance, you can be heavy in the head with all that history. But what hits you first are recent works, works as late as 2006. Now, from the oldest art...