Visual Arts

  • Kochi: India's first Biennale to open on Wednesday December 11, 2012

    Kochi: The curtains will go up on the three month long extravaganza of international contemporary visual Art -- Kochi-Muzeris Biennale -- here on Wednesday when Chief Minister Ooomen Chandy will formally inaugurate the festival, organised in the country for the first time. Over 80 artists from India and abroad, including...
  • Like doodling in your books? Here's a career for you June 11, 2008

    Chennai: Illustrator Jacob Nicholas’s job allows him to escape into the world of imaginary characters. In the last eight years he's illustrated over 600 children's books in 20 languages, and if Jacob is to be believed then the job is child's play if you have the flair for it. “I used...