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Adarsh Balak, Art, Featured, Nostalgia, Online Exclusive, Pin-Ups, Pop culture, Priyesh Trivedi, Sadvertisements, Vintage
March 04, 2019

...in a delightfully dark yet comical way.
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Art, Artist, Featured, MessyMsxi, Online Exclusive, Singapore Weekender 2.0, Tan Zi Xi
February 15, 2019

On the eve of Singapore Weekender 2.0, we chat with Singapore-born, London-trained artist Tan Zi Xi aka MessyMsxi about memorable collaborations and her work in the capital city
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Featured, JSW Group, Kala Ghoda Association, Keneseth Eliyahoo Synagogue, Online Exclusive, Sir Jacob Sassoon & Allied Trust, World Monument Fund

Inside The Restored 135-Year-Old Iconic Kala Ghoda Blue Synagogue

Text by Shubham Ladha. Photography by Alkesh Shinde

An exclusive peek at the mid-19th century cultural monument that's reopening to public
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Anindita Bhattacharya, Art, Artists, Baaraan Ijlal, Bharat Sikka, Collecting Digital Art, Featured, Husain in New York, India Art Fair, India Art Fair 2019, No Place Like the Present, Online Exclusive, Pinakin Patel, Shanthamani Muddaiah, Sohrab Hura, South Asian art, Tayeba Begum Lipi, The Gallery in a Global Age, Thomas Laird
January 31, 2019

Top Picks From India Art Fair 2019

Text by Ranjabati Das

Here’s a guide that aims to make one of South Asia’s biggest art fairs less intimidating
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Akshay Bhoan, Anant Ahuja, Anil Athvayu, Anti-Art fair, Farside Collective, Featured, Ishaan Bharat, Online Exclusive, Osheen, Praveen Yarramilli, Savyasachi Anju-Prabir, Studio Khirki, Tanya Eden, Tarini Sethi, The Irregulars Art Fair, TIRAF, Ubik, Vartika Sharma, Vimal Kandoth

Plus 10 artists whose works you shouldn't miss....
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Shadow House, Alibaug
January 28, 2019

Award-winning architect and furniture designer Samira Rathod’s work has a largely contemporary vibe, and she’s most known for transforming residential spaces.
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Art, Featured, Francesco Camillo Giorgino, Grafitti, Italian artist, Mahim East, Millo, Mumbai, Mural, Never Give Up, Online Exclusive, St+art Festival 2018, St+Art India, St+art India Foundation, St+art Mumbai

The final artist on St+art Festival Mumbai's roster, Millo explains why he chose to draw a little boy holding an umbrella amidst a rain of flowers
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Anirudh Acharya, Archan Nair, Digital Art, Featured, illustrations, Johnny Ganta, magical realism, Online Exclusive, Photography, Rithika Merchant, Sara Shakeel, Sheehij Kaul, Shweta Sharma, surrealism, surrealist art, Tanya Mehta, Vikram Kushwah

Live out your wildest fantasies through the works of these artists from the Subcontinent
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Nandita Raman

An Oddly Stirring Photo Essay Of The Now Obsolete Film Equipment Of Yesteryear

Text by Zaral Shah. Photograph courtesy © Nandita Raman and sepiaEYE

As we move towards a cinematic virtual reality of holograms, simulations and multidimensional motion pictures, Nandita Raman creates a visual aide-memoire of the objects, equipment and spaces which once had a place in the film industry. Verve chances upon the inspiration that led her to document these reminders of the past in her series, Do Not Forget Me
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Art, Don't Mess With Me, Featured, Grafitti, Installation, Jas Charanjiva, Kulture Shop, Mahim East, Mumbai, Mural, Online Exclusive, St+art Festival 2018, St+Art India, St+art India Foundation, The Pink Lady

The self-taught artist, who was raised in Northern California and now resides in India, rallies for a safe and inclusive future for Indian women through her artwork
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Art, Ella, Ella and Pitr, Featured, French artists, Grafitti, Installation, Mahim East, Mumbai, Mural, Online Exclusive, Pitr, sleeping giants, St+art Festival 2018, St+Art India, St+art India Foundation
December 26, 2018

It's the work of French artists Ella and Pitr who love the idea of the gentle creatures -- often misrepresented in lore -- and want the world to see their interpretation of them
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Anshika Khullar, England-based illustrator
December 24, 2018

How Anshika Khullar Uses Art To Empower The LGBTQIA+ Community

Text by Ojas Kolvankar. Illustration by Anshika Khullar

The 24-year-old England-based illustrator, talks to Verve about the process of creating an inclusive imagery of the LGBTQIA+ community and pushing for adequate representation for South Asian queer groups on a global scale
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