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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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`.

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.

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.

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.

Husain saab was an immortal personality: SRK

Shah Rukh Khan has condoled the demise of legendary painter M.F. Husain by remembering him as an immortal personality.

MF Husain`s sand sculpture destroyed in Allahabad

RK Chitera was not allowed to complete Husain`s sand sculpture along the bank of the Ganga river.