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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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Art, Featured, Grafitti, Installation, Mahim East, Mexican artist, Miles Toland, Mumbai, Mural, Online Exclusive, St+art Festival 2018, St+Art India, St+art India Foundation
December 15, 2018

It's because Mexican artist Miles Toland wishes to honour India’s bucolic culture as part of his work for St+art Festival 2018....
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3D cards, anniversary card, Art de Soul, birthday card, card-giving, Cards, Customised gift cards, Featured, Hiral Mehta, letter-writing, Online Exclusive, personalised cards
December 14, 2018

If you are someone who has mourned the death of the greeting card and is constantly turning up their nose at the jaded options available in the market, Art de Soul's adorable offerings -- complete with miniature versions of champagne and flowers -- will make your day....
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Anjolie Ela Menon, Art, Badri Narayan, Baiju Parthan, Brinda Miller, Carpets, Dr. Tarana Khubchandani, Gallery Art & Soul, Jayasri Burman, Jehangir Sabavala, Krishen Khanna, Manu Parekh, Neeraj Goswami, Paresh Maity, Passages, Ram Kumar, Rekha Rodwittiya, Rini Dhumal, S H Raza, Satish Gujral, Seema Kohli, Senaka Senanayake, Shuvaprasanna, Sudhir Patwardhan, Sujata Bajaj, Suryaprakash, The cARTpet Project, Thota Vaikuntam
October 23, 2018

How The cARTpet Project Is Bringing Art Closer To The Heart

Text by Shubham Ladha. Photograph Courtesy: Gallery Art & Soul and Passages, Mumbai

In a bid to support the important cause of breast cancer, the cARTpet Project brings together the two distinct fields art and health
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Anu Chouhan, Artists, bridal artist, Featured, Feminism, feminist art, Hiba Khan, Indian diaspora artists, Instagram artists, Neha Kapil, Nimisha Bhanot, Online Exclusive, Sam Madhu, unsanskaari brides
October 03, 2018

As the wedding season begins, have you already had enough of imagery depicting layers of make-up, an accommodating smile and eyes permanently fixed to the floor? These artists' badass desi dulhans are challenging the norm....
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Bénédicte Desrus, Featured, Für mich, Hyderabad, Indian Photography Festival, Insider/Outsider, Life after Life in Prison, Online Exclusive, Photograph, Photography, Sara Bennett, Sina Niemeyer, The Women of Casa Xochiquetzal, Women Photograph
September 28, 2018

From elderly prostitutes to the psychological effects of being 'fat', the festival in Hyderabad delves into the psyche of women from all over the world with photographs that catch them at their most private moments.
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Vincent Dolman, London-based Photographer, Holding Hands
September 25, 2018

A Show Of Hands

Photographs by Vincent Dolman

What intrigues London-based photographer Vincent Dolman the most about India, is the way men express their comfort with one another by walking hand-in-hand. Explaining why he loves this male gesture that is rarely seen in his homeland in England, the lensman shares images from his series Holding Hands
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Anirban Ghosh, Art, Artists, Cartoons, Debasmita Das, Featured, Kruttika Susarla, LGBT, LGBTQIA, Online Exclusive, Priya Dali, Queer, Queer King Of Diamonds, Section 377, Shirish Ghatge, Sreejita Biswas, Surya Shekhar, Veer Misra
September 11, 2018

These new kids on the block are fighting the good fight through their public art
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Ceramic artists, Ceramics, Featured, Have Fun Pottery, Indian Ceramics Triennale, Irregular Beauty, Jaipur, Kate Malone, Online Exclusive, Rahul's Clay Studio, Ramesh Nithiyendran, Saraswati, Satoru Hoshino, Shirley Bhatnagar

The first-of-its-kind event is the result of a growing revival of the traditional art form and the modern designs coming out of it are giving ceramics a cool new identity
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Artwork by Svabhu Kohli, Instagram artist
August 24, 2018

Verve scrolls through Instagram’s growing world of digital art and gives you six creators to look out for
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Komail Aijazuddin
August 23, 2018

In the fourth and final part of our series spotlighting the works of Pakistani artists, Komail Aijazuddin talks about traversing the themes of religious art and trying to expand its confines
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