MF Husain

Check out: Odisha’s sand artist pays tribute to MF Husain on birth centenary

Check out: Odisha’s sand artist pays tribute to MF Husain on birth centenary

Famous across the globe for his sand art, Odisha’s Sudarsan Pattnaik paid tribute to one of India’s legendary arists- MF Husain on his birth centenary.

Sep 17, 2015, 09:56 AM IST
Google doodle celebrates 'Indian Picasso' MF Husain's 100th birthday

Google doodle celebrates 'Indian Picasso' MF Husain's 100th birthday

Today, Google pays tribute to the legendary painter Maqbool Fida Husain on his 100th birthday. The painter also known as ''The Picasso of India'' passed away on June 9th, 2011, at the age of 95.

Sep 17, 2015, 08:43 AM IST
Saffronart to hold first live auction in capital

Saffronart to hold first live auction in capital

Banking on the strength of Delhi's art market and to celebrate its 100th auction, India's biggest online art auction house Saffronart will be holding its first live auction here Sep 4, organisers said Wednesday.

Aug 28, 2014, 04:41 AM IST

MF Husain`s son presents father`s rare portrait to AMU

Shamshad Husain, son of renowned painter MF Husain, Sunday presented a rare painting of his father to the Aligarh Muslim University.

Feb 03, 2014, 08:21 AM IST

Works of Husain, Pakistani artists to be auctioned at Sotheby`s

Works of Indian contemporary artists, including two paintings by late M.F. Husain, and Pakistani painters will go under the hammer at Sotheby`s in London for its Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art sale June 11.

Jun 07, 2013, 09:56 AM IST

United Art Fair 2012: An overwhelming artistry celebration

Amidst much art fanfare, curators and patrons, the national capital saw a flying start to the United Art Fair 2012 which happens to be a one-of-its-kind art exhibition cum sale of 2,500 art works carrying names of more than 600 artists pan India.

Sep 28, 2012, 20:25 PM IST

United Art Fair 2012: An overwhelming artistry celebration

Amidst much art fanfare, curators and patrons, the national capital saw a flying start to the United Art Fair 2012 which happens to be a one-of-its-kind art exhibition cum sale of 2,500 art works carrying names of more than 600 artists pan India.

Sep 28, 2012, 20:25 PM IST

Four private Indian art archives from US on sale at Sotheby`s

Sotheby`s has brought out selected art from four important collections of South Asian modern and contemporary art including a cache of wooden toys crafted by the late MF Husain for its Sept 10 auction in New York.

Aug 10, 2012, 09:00 AM IST

Manjit Bawa, Husain notch up top sales at Art Bull auction

A series of serigraph created by Husain, Bawa and Das have notched up attractive sales at an auction by new auction house Art Bull.

May 02, 2012, 19:33 PM IST

Spotlight on MF Husain at India Art Fair, price consciousness

A surge of interest in Husain`s art, curiosity about new media work were the dominant trends at the Art Fair 2012.

Jan 31, 2012, 09:32 AM IST

2011, a year where Indian art lost giants

Sorrow was overarching sentiment in the year for Indian art as it witnessed the death of stalwarts.

Dec 27, 2011, 12:36 PM IST

MF Husain documentary to be screened at IFFI

A film documentary by late painter MF Husain will finally be screened at the ongoing 42nd International Film Festival of India despite right wing protests, said organisers Tuesday.

Nov 30, 2011, 08:41 AM IST

Right-wing organisation opposes tribute to Husain at IFFI

A Hindu right-wing organization in Goa has taken objection to a film section at IFFI, which pays tributes to painter MF Husain.

Nov 23, 2011, 12:47 PM IST

Family, friends recall Husain, colossus of Indian art

Family, friends and associates relived memories of India`s most popular face in contemporary and new media art MF Husain.

Sep 18, 2011, 16:39 PM IST

In exile, Husain wanted to destroy his paintings: Son

Forced to live away from India, MF Husain at one time wanted to destroy all his paintings, says his son Owais Husain.

Jul 04, 2011, 20:18 PM IST

Agra businessman to immortalise Husain in museum

The Taj city will host a museum of Maqbool Fida Husain`s art works and mementoes related to him, thanks to a Mumbai-based business tycoon.

Jun 13, 2011, 18:55 PM IST

Reema Nath made Husain act in `Mohabbat`

Writer-director Reema Rakesh Nath is perhaps the only one to have directed MF Husain in a film. Not only that, Husain also painted the poster for her father`s 1947 moive `Romeo and Juliet`.

Jun 13, 2011, 12:46 PM IST

Tributes paid to MF Husain in London

At the outset, a portrait of Husain was garlanded and
a big candle was lit in memory of the departed soul.

Jun 12, 2011, 14:50 PM IST

Husain was a true lover of India: Shabana

MF Husain loved India very much and should not have been `forced out` of the country, says Shabana Azmi remembering the celebrated painter who died in London Thursday.

Jun 11, 2011, 20:20 PM IST

Noted artist MF Husain laid to rest

Renowned artist Maqbool Fida Husain was laid to rest at the Brooklyn cemetery, Woking in London on Friday despite an offer from the Indian government to bring his body back to India.

Jun 11, 2011, 09:43 AM IST