Contemporary Art Sees Strong Demand with Saffronart’s Summer Online Auction

Saffronart’s Summer Online Auction concluded last night, achieving a total sale value of INR 22.68 crores (USD 3.5 million). Works by Valay Shende, Atul Dodiya, Adeela Suleman, Tayeba Begum Lipi, Arunkumar H G, Senaka Senanayake, Surendran Nair and Dhananjay Singh saw enthusiastic bidding and exceeded their pre-sale estimates. 74% of the contemporary lots on offer…






Art lovers can enjoy unique paintings and prints by Lene Makwana in The Art Enclave at Index Fairs 2017, to be held at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon (East), Mumbai, from 8-11 June, 2017

Lene Makwana is a Norwegian mixed media artist based in Perth, Western Australia. She attended Einar Granum School of Fine Arts and Kristiania University College in Oslo, Norway before receiving her BA of Arts; Illustration & Photography Design from Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia. Her work mainly consists of collages, watercolour paintings, and digital collages,…






Art 4 All 4 Less: For the first time gallery g goes on sale!

For the first time gallery g goes on sale! Presenting a huge collection of fabulous works of art at discounted prices; there’s something for everyone from cutting-edge modern to classic contemporary and timeless antique works on sale. From traditional Tanjores and Mysores to superb paintings by acclaimed artists Aparna Caur, Bharti Prajapati, Deepshika Mammen, Buwa…






Saffronart’s upcoming Summer Online Auction, 6 – 7 June 2017, features a selection of contemporary South Asian art and important works from India’s finest modernists.

The inclusion of art from Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh is part of Saffronart’s continued efforts to build a strong platform for contemporary art from the subcontinent. Featuring themes of identity, migration and socio-economic issues, highlights from the contemporary section include works by Valay Shende (Lot 92, Untitled, INR 30 – 35 lakhs/ USD 46,875…






Kiran Nadar Museum of Art is pleased to present Hangar for the Passerby

Kiran Nadar Museum of Art is pleased to present Hangar for the Passerby; an exhibition about artist collectives – collaborative and participatory art practices – in India. Curated by Akansha Rastogi, the exhibition showcases the wide ranging creative output of more than 45 artist groups, collectives, cooperatives, contexts and individuals, covering a vast geographical and…






“Contrapuntos” – The exhibition is a collateral event of the Venice Biennale of Art, which will be open in Venice from the 13th May to 26th November 2017

Fernando Zóbel. Contrapuntos, an exhibition organized and presented by Ayala Museum in the Philippines, provides an introduction and perspective on the work of Spanish-Filipino painter Fernando Zóbel (1924-1984). Focusing on the years 1957-1962, the period when he developed his visual language, the show is an unprecedented gathering of works acknowledged as prime achievements in his…






Sublime Revelations – An exhibition of paintings by Srishti Rana Menon on 10th to 14th May 2017 at Visual Arts Gallery, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi

Over the last five years, contemporary Indian artist Srishti Rana Menon has transitioned from a textile based practice to that of a painter, drawing upon international influences to create a body of abstract works using acrylics, oils and watercolours. Srishti will present her first solo exhibition Sublime Revelations in New Delhi from 10 – 14…






Hanuman: Images Beyond Imagination – an Art Exhibition by Charuvi Agrawal

Title: Hanuman: Images Beyond Imagination Artist: Charuvi Agrawal Timings: 10:30am –  7:00pm Date: 10th April to 30th April, 2017 Venue: IGNCA, 11 – Mansingh Road, Gate Number 6, New Delhi Visual artist Charuvi Agrawal is organizing an art exhibition in collaboration with the Indira Gandhi National Center for Arts (IGNCA), New Delhi, titled Hanuman: Images Beyond Imagination between the 10 th  and 30 th…






Empathy and risk: three mirrors and a wall; David Cotterrell in conversation with Ruwanthie de Chickera Tuesday 4 April 6.30pm

For his fourth solo exhibition at the gallery, David Cotterrell presents three works from the Mirror project: a series of two-screen works produced in collaboration with Ruwanthie de Chickera considering polarised perspectives, drawing alternatively on assumption and objectivity. This evolving project is designed to explore the common human characteristics that could provide a stronger empathetic…






The inaugural edition of the Kathmandu Triennale (KT 2017), opens on 24 March 2017

The Siddhartha Arts Foundation (SAF), Kathmandu, Nepal, and S.M.AK. (the Museum of Contemporary Art, Gent, Belgium) with support from the Saraf Foundation announces the inaugural edition of the Kathmandu Triennale (KT 2017), which opens on 24 March 2017. KT 2017 will be curated by Philippe Van Cauteren, artistic director of S.M.A.K. (Museum for Contemporary Art, Ghent, Belgium)….






Swarup Mohan Jagtap’s upcoming art exhibitions at Malaka Spice

Swarup Mohan Jagtap, is a graduate in Applied Art from Abhinavkala Mahavidyalaya. If you ask him, “Is that You art? He says,”Yes, I am!”. He says art and human life can never be different. Life is an art, and art is Life. Both are incomplete without each other. Swarup, loves to capture various sights and…






Kathmandu Triennale from 2017 March 24th – April 9th, organised by Siddhartha Arts Foundation

Kathmandu Triennale (KT) is Nepal’s premier international platform for global contemporary arts and is the latest iteration of the pioneering Kathmandu International Art Festival (KIAF), which nurtured several historical outcomes for Nepali arts and the city of Kathmandu. Like the precursory Festivals in 2009 and 2012, the Triennale is thematically engaged with particular social issues…