Anish Kapoor

Tecno Mobile eyeing to be among top 5 smartphone brands

Tecno Mobile eyeing to be among top 5 smartphone brands

The company has over 40 per cent market share in sub-Saharan African countries.

Aug 23, 2017, 17:46 PM IST

BJP govt in Rajasthan scraps Modi critic's nomination to cultural panel

The Vasundhara Raje government had nominated the controversial sculptor as a member of the Governing Board of Jaipur's Jawahar Kala Kendra.

Nov 19, 2015, 13:12 PM IST

British-Indian Anish Kapoor's artwork adorns new UK passport

Mumbai-born 61-year-old Kapoor is well known for his ArcelorMittal Orbit sculpture that was created for the London 2012 Olympic Games.

Nov 03, 2015, 22:42 PM IST

Lakshmi Mittal's London steel tower losing money

One of London's newer landmarks, the Arcelor Mittal Orbit designed by British-Indian artist Anish Kapoor to mark the 2012 Olympic Games in the city, is losing nearly 10,000 pounds a week as tourist numbers fall short of expectations.

Oct 20, 2015, 23:26 PM IST
Anti-Semitic graffiti to stay on Anish Kapoor`s `queen`s vagina` sculpture

Anti-Semitic graffiti to stay on Anish Kapoor`s `queen`s vagina` sculpture

Anti-Semitic graffiti will not be cleaned off a giant sculpture at France`s Palace of Versailles after the country`s culture ministry agreed to demands by artist Anish Kapoor that it stay.

Sep 09, 2015, 09:59 AM IST
Anish Kapoor’s `Queen`s vagina` sculpture at Versailles vandalised again

Anish Kapoor’s `Queen`s vagina` sculpture at Versailles vandalised again

A controversial sculpture by artist Anish Kapoor on display in the gardens of France`s Palace of Versailles, which is known as the "queen`s vagina", was vandalised Sunday for the second time.

Sep 07, 2015, 10:25 AM IST

`Queen`s vagina` sculpture at Versailles vandalised again

A controversial sculpture by artist Anish Kapoor on display in the gardens of France`s Palace of Versailles, which is known as the "queen`s vagina", was vandalised Sunday for the second time.

Sep 06, 2015, 22:25 PM IST
`Queen`s vagina` sculptor lashes out at French `intolerance`

`Queen`s vagina` sculptor lashes out at French `intolerance`

A British artist who created a controversial sculpture at the Palace of Versailles that has become known as the "queen`s vagina" lashed out at French "intolerance" Thursday after his work was vandalised.

Jun 18, 2015, 16:50 PM IST
`Queen`s vagina` sculpture at Versailles vandalised

`Queen`s vagina` sculpture at Versailles vandalised

Vandals have sprayed yellow paint on a controversial sculpture on display in the gardens of France`s famed Palace of Versailles that has become known as the "queen`s vagina".

Jun 18, 2015, 14:28 PM IST
Sculptor sparks uproar in France

Sculptor sparks uproar in France

British-Indian sculptor Anish Kapoor has sparked an uproar in France by installing a huge work he has called a "queen's vagina" in the stately grounds of the Palace of Versailles.

Jun 08, 2015, 08:56 AM IST

British-Indian sculptor Anish Kapoor sparks uproar in France

British-Indian sculptor Anish Kapoor has sparked an uproar in France by installing a huge work he has called a "queen's vagina" in the stately grounds of the Palace of Versailles.

Jun 08, 2015, 05:28 AM IST

Modi poll win bodes ill for India`s future, say Rushdie and Kapoor

Artists and intellectuals based in the United Kingdom and the United States, including "Satanic Verses" author Salman Rushdie and sculptor and artist Anish Kapoor, have sent an open letter to The Guardian to express their `acute worry` over a Hindu nationalist like Narendra Modi winning this year`s general election in India.

Apr 11, 2014, 15:03 PM IST

Indian sculptor Anish Kapoor speaks out against Narendra Modi

Mumbai-born British sculptor Anish Kapoor has spoken out against the BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, saying he will provide a "morally questionable leadership".

Apr 08, 2014, 22:43 PM IST

Queen Elizabeth`s Birthday Honours list include Anish Kapoor, Adele

Indian origin sculptor Anish Kapoor, Hollywood actorRowan Atkinson and Brit chart topper Adele were among the list of people who were honoured at the Queen`s Birthday Honours.

Jun 15, 2013, 18:03 PM IST

Row over ArcelorMittal's Olympics showpiece

The company, which is one of the sponsors of the forthcoming London Olympics, has contributed 20 million pounds towards the structure designed by the prize winning artist Anish Kapoor.

Aug 03, 2012, 20:06 PM IST

British-Indian sculptor Anish Kapoor`s vacant London home illegally occupied

An empty house owned by sculptor Anish Kapoor in London has been illegally occupied by anti-capitalists for a one-day arts event.

Jun 23, 2012, 15:09 PM IST

Kapoor`s `awkward` Olympic tower unveiled

British Indian artist Anish Kapoor on Saturday unveiled Britain`s tallest sculpture, a twisted tangle of steel next to the Olympic Stadium.

May 12, 2012, 18:56 PM IST

Brit sculptor Anish Kapoor slams critics over Olympic sculpture

Anish Kapoor has dismissed criticism of his Olympic sculpture, the ArcelorMittal Orbit.

May 12, 2012, 13:35 PM IST

1,000 artists, 20 countries - India Art Fair cometh

Billed as one of the biggest carnivals of art this year, the fourth India Art Fair will feature more than 1,000 artists.

Jan 19, 2012, 08:37 AM IST

Anish Kapoor designs inflatable concert hall for disaster-hit Japan

Anish Kapoor is designing a giant inflatable concert hall in Japan with a seating capacity for 700 spectators.

Sep 06, 2011, 20:33 PM IST