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Odisha artist creates Radha Krishna sand sculpture for Holi

Odisha artist creates Radha Krishna sand sculpture for Holi

On the eve of Holi, sand artist Manas Sahoo has created a sand sculpture of Lord Radhakrishna playing Holi, depicting the essence of the festival on the golden sea beach.

Mar 12, 2017, 12:49 PM IST
Sahitya Kala Parishad dedicates Annual Art Show to S H Raza

Sahitya Kala Parishad dedicates Annual Art Show to S H Raza

Sahitya Kala Parishad's Annual Art Exhibition is remembering modernist painter Syed Haider Raza, who recently passed away, by showcasing prints of his selective works.

Jan 03, 2017, 14:27 PM IST
Booker prize-winning author John Berger dead at 90

Booker prize-winning author John Berger dead at 90

John Berger, the Booker prize-winning novelist and pioneering art critic, has passed away at the age of 90.

Jan 03, 2017, 11:04 AM IST
'Bambi' artist Tyrus Wong dies aged 106

'Bambi' artist Tyrus Wong dies aged 106

Tyrus Wong, the artist whose works inspired the Disney film 'Bambi', has died aged 106.

Jan 02, 2017, 11:20 AM IST
Artist explores feminine power in divinity

Artist explores feminine power in divinity

Inspired by goddesses, an artist here has explored the various embodiments of feminine energy associated with them in her artworks.

Sep 20, 2016, 14:25 PM IST

Elliot Tiber, helped enable staging of Woodstock, dead at 81

Elliot Tiber, an artist, screenplay writer and designer best known as the businessman who helped enable the staging of the landmark 1969 Woodstock music festival, has died.

Aug 04, 2016, 05:33 AM IST
Revealed! Vincent Van Gogh cut off his ear and gave it to Gabrielle Berlatier

Revealed! Vincent Van Gogh cut off his ear and gave it to Gabrielle Berlatier

The famous post-impressionist painter Vincent Van Gogh had cut off his ear in a mental fit. The real reason behind this violent behaviour is still unknown and largely draws on many speculations related to the artist's personal life.

Jul 21, 2016, 13:15 PM IST
Hema Upadhyay murder: UP STF detains key suspects from Varanasi

Hema Upadhyay murder: UP STF detains key suspects from Varanasi

In a major development in Hema Upadhyay murder case, Uttar Pradesh's Special Task Force sleuths have detained two suspects from Varanasi on Monday.

Dec 14, 2015, 14:35 PM IST
Hema Upadhyay murder: Culprits hiding in Uttar Pradesh?

Hema Upadhyay murder: Culprits hiding in Uttar Pradesh?

A Mumbai Police team which is probing the double murder of installation artist Hema Upadhyay and her lawyer Harish Bhambhani has gone to Uttar Pradesh as it suspects that the culprits must have taken shelter there.

Dec 14, 2015, 12:16 PM IST
Artist Hema Upadhyay murder: Here are top 10 developments

Artist Hema Upadhyay murder: Here are top 10 developments

In a gruesome incident, the bodies of well-known painter and installation artist Hema Upadhyay and her lawyer Harish Bhambhani have been found packed inside carboard boxes lying near a drain in suburban Mumbai.

Dec 14, 2015, 10:52 AM IST
Mumbai double murder: Bodies of artist Hema Upadhyay, her lawyer only had undergarments on them?

Mumbai double murder: Bodies of artist Hema Upadhyay, her lawyer only had undergarments on them?

The bodies of Hema Updhyay and her lawyer, found near a Mumbai drain on Saturday, had only undergarments on them.

Dec 14, 2015, 08:57 AM IST
Artist Hema Upadhyay, her lawyer found murdered in Mumbai suburb; husband quizzed

Artist Hema Upadhyay, her lawyer found murdered in Mumbai suburb; husband quizzed

Panic gripped Mumbai on Sunday after a double murder case came to the fore. 

Dec 13, 2015, 16:06 PM IST
I don't know my caste or creed, I'm universal: Amitabh Bachchan

I don't know my caste or creed, I'm universal: Amitabh Bachchan

In response to the recent cancellation of Pakistani artist Ghulam Ali's concert, Bollywood's Amitabh Bachchan has come ahead and said that he doesn't belong to any 'caste or creed'

Oct 10, 2015, 16:59 PM IST

Dance makes me a complete artist: Raftaar

After his songs like "Dhup chik hori se" and "Tamanche pe disco" created waves in Bollywood, rapper Raftaar has now put on his dancing shoes for the reality show "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Reloaded" and says dancing has made him a complete artist.

Jul 05, 2015, 18:24 PM IST

Artist got shares, now worth $200 million, for painting Facebook office

David Choe, the artist who painted the Facebook Incorporation building in 2005, was not paid in cash. Instead, he was given stock and today the same stock is worth $200 million.

Jun 10, 2015, 22:08 PM IST

I am not an artist: Gulzar

Legendary lyricist-poet Gulzar, who has revealed a new side of him with his charcoal sketches published for the first time, says he doesn't consider himself as an artist.

May 14, 2015, 10:58 AM IST

Germany: Meet the artist who uses helicopter instead of paintbrush!

Like most artists he requires skill, precision and a firm hand - but unlike other painters he also needs a pilot’s licence and nerves of steel.

Apr 25, 2015, 10:09 AM IST
Sri Lankan artist's ideas on peace in Kolkata exhibition

Sri Lankan artist's ideas on peace in Kolkata exhibition

 Ideas exploring concepts of freedom and space, captured through oil paintings by a Sri Lankan artist, will go on display at an exhibition beginning here on April 24, the organisers said on Saturday.

Apr 18, 2015, 19:14 PM IST
Frida Kahlo's letters sent to Spanish lover auctioned

Frida Kahlo's letters sent to Spanish lover auctioned

Alluring Mexican artist, Frida Kahlo best known for her self-portraits has gone unforgotten in the pages of history.

Apr 18, 2015, 13:53 PM IST
Can't wait to hear more of Honey Singh: Pretty Lights

Can't wait to hear more of Honey Singh: Pretty Lights

After ruling the hearts of youngsters throughout the country, rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh has now impressed American electronic music artist Derek Vincent Smith, who performs under the stage name Pretty Lights, on his maiden tour in India. Smith "cannot wait" to listen to more of the rapper's creations after he came across his music on the radio.

Apr 04, 2015, 19:58 PM IST