Remembering M.F. Husain: The Picasso of Indian Art

Posted by Kanika on Sep 26, 2020 09:36:11 am

The most celebrated Indian artist of the 21st century, Maqbool Fida Husain, popularly known as MF Husain has always been a towering figure of admiration but also constantly mired in controversy. Often hailed as the ‘Picasso of Indian Art’ the prolific artist earned international fame and recognition for his remarkable career, undying enthusiasm, spurts of energy, and an expansive and dramatic oeuvre. He passed away at the age of 95 on June 9, 2011 in London, but still continues to dominate the imagination of artists and th... Read more>>

10 Contemporary Sculptors That You Should Know

Posted by Kanika on Sep 23, 2020 09:46:05 am

A true reflection of times of its creation, sculpture art is a constantly evolving continuum.  Redefined, reworked, and reconsidered by the diverse practice of sculptors of the 20th century, the three-dimensional visual art form has certainly progressed a lot since the highly burnished marble busts and mesmerizing traditional Indian sculptures of the past. Between the 1960s and 1970s, infused with the spirit of experimentation, sculptors began exploring new materials, and different artistic approaches. Imaginative surrealist imag... Read more>>

8 Tips for Lighting Radha Krishna Paintings in your Home

Posted by Kanika on Sep 16, 2020 03:33:30 pm

The most incredible artwork can be reduced to a mediocre piece if not lit properly. After all, what beauty can be admired in a work of art if hindered by constant glares and scary shadows?  Vibrant abstract works or traditional Radha Krishna paintings can enliven any home, and good lighting will really lift them enhancing the overall effect. Aside from these aesthetic factors, proper lighting also ensures the optimal longevity of your priceless painting, assuring that it can be admired safely for years to come. We have compile... Read more>>

A Comprehensive Guide to Finding the Right Frame for your Tanjore Painting

Posted by Kanika on Sep 09, 2020 02:40:03 pm

Frame is the finishing touch to a piece of art. If done correctly, it will really lift the artwork and enhance its visual appeal, while the wrong one might end up becoming a distraction, diminishing both the appearance and value of the artwork. However, choosing the right frame for an artwork is a task often overlooked by many.  For some framing art seems pricey while others find themselves overloaded with options—molding for an exquisite gold embellished artwork bought from a Tanjore paintings gallery or golden frame fo... Read more>>

The Complete Guide to Finding the Right Room Decor Paintings

Posted by Kanika on Sep 08, 2020 11:38:17 am

Undoubtedly, art is the perfect way to add extra warmth, and a little personality, character to your home. The empty walls of your room are filled with innumerable possibilities—and a few additions such as gorgeous room decor paintings or oversized mirrors can spice up every space in your home, make it even cozier and inviting! However, finding the right piece of art for your home can be quite challenging, and placing it perfectly can be even more daunting. But, don’t fret! We have compiled a comprehensive guide that... Read more>>