MF Hussain

  • Could not comprehend MF Hussain's 'Gaja Gamini': Naseeruddin 24-12-2013 01:11 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Naseeruddin Shah, who was part of legendary artist late M F Husain's 'Gaja Gamini', says he could not comprehend the film and felt bewildered while doing it. "I wouldn't recommend it (to watch it). Hussain sir came to my house to ask if I would do it....
  • Reena Roy's sister to make film on MF Hussain to pay tribute to him 30-07-2013 10:10 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Reena Roy's sister Barkha, a movie producer, has plans to bring late Indian painter MF Hussain's colourful life on to the film canvas. Barkha, who had produced the 1982 film 'Sanam Teri Kasam', says she had met Hussain around 10 years ago in Bandra. She claims he had...
  • 'Big Apple' pays homage to MF Husain 11-06-2011 08:18 AM

    New York: After Dubai, New York City became a second home for celebrated Indian painter M F Husain, who was described by the Indian Americans in New York as a genius and master of colours who took Indian contemporary art to new places. The artist, who died on Thursday, was...
  • Why Husain had to die in London

    Master and a glass of Margarita |  Tathagata Bhattacharya
    Indian-origin painter MF Husain breathed his last in London on the morning of June 9, 2011. As the enormity of his departure trickles down in...

  • Mamata's glamorous avatar, courtesy MF Hussain 14-05-2011 07:54 PM

    New Delhi: Depicting her as "essence of Indian womanhood", Doha-based Indian artist MF Hussain has sketched Trinamool Congress chief and soon to be chief minister Mamata Banerjee in a black-and-white graffiti for a leading daily. This etching, typical of Hussain's Bharat Mata and Gajagamini style of figurative drawing, shows Mamata...
  • Husain's work removed from India Art Summit 25-01-2011 12:58 PM

    New Delhi: Four of MF Husain's paintings were to be shared with the public after many years at the 3rd India Art Summit, the country's largest art fair. By evening of Day 1, the Delhi Art Gallery was forced to take off the paintings by the organisers. Both parties had...
  • Husain's paintings to be back at art summit 21-01-2011 06:22 PM

    New Delhi: Art lovers may get to savour MF Husain's paintings at the India Art Summit in New Delhi after all. Organisers had removed them from the event following threats, but now the works are likely to be displayed again as police have assured full protection. An official from the...
  • Master painter SH Raza on his India connect 13-01-2011 06:09 PM

    Syed Haider Raza returned to India after spending nearly six decades in France. ...
  • MF Hussain paints Mumbai tragedy 13-12-2008 03:21 PM

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  • Hussein show in Delhi cancelled after threats 22-12-2007 07:08 PM

    Colombo: Buoyed by an 11-run victory over co-host Sri Lanka, Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi reckons his side are now firmly among the title contenders at the World Cup. Asked whether his team deserved to be considered among the favorites after Saturday's victory in Colombo, Afridi said: "Definitely, inshallah (God willing)."...
  • 'The issue isn't Taslima, the issue is freedom' 28-11-2007 11:21 PM

    Karachi: The lawyers representing Pakistan's suspended pace bowlers Mohammed Asif and Mohammad Amir on Wednesday expressed satisfaction over the proceedings of the six-day ICC hearing into spot-fixing allegations in Doha and are hoping for a fair and just decision when the final verdict will be pronounced on February 5. The...
  • Madhuri casts a spell on Maqbool again 27-11-2007 11:59 AM

    Bangalore: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday called an urgent meeting here with the IPL franchisees to settle issues related to player payments and the number of matches in the upcoming edition of Indian Premier League, sources told CNN-IBN. There is certain amount of uncertainty...
  • National wipes: News on Wednesday 12-09-2007 11:53 PM

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  • SC stays trial against M F Husain 08-05-2007 03:34 PM

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