Thu, May 06, 2021

  • For the first time, Christie's France will hold a sale dedicated to women artists, covering all mediums - ancient and modern paintings, sculptures, books and autographed letters, photographs,...
    Christie's to pay tribute to female artists in auction
    The panorama will pay tribute to women artists working over five centuries, of different nationalities, all of whom have marked art history, from the 16th to the 21st century, it said in a statement.According to Christie's, this sale focuses on artists from the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries, who have often been treated unequally in art history.The auction house functionaries say: We are very proud to organise in France the first sale dedicated to women artists. In recent months, we have watched as events devoted to women artists were held by museums... It seemed therefore a good moment for Christie's Paris to organise a sale with this focus for the art market and we have had great support from consignors and colleagues. We have been able to assemble an impressive selection of works from different periods and mediums, which should widen...
  • Exploring the possibilities of woodblock printing beyond fabrics Exploring the possibilities of woodblock printing beyond fabrics

    Though Prithy Ramadurai is an architect by training, she says that she is a creator at heart. She loves designing and making things.

  • Fashion industry rallies together giving Covid-19 information and resources Fashion industry rallies together giving Covid-19 information and resources

    The past week has been one of the worst week's India has seen since the days of the partition, with well over 2,000 deaths being officially reported on a daily basis.

  • Rashi Parasrampuria to represent India at Miss Teen International Rashi Parasrampuria to represent India at Miss Teen International

    Miss Teen International is the world's biggest teen pageant and Rashi will be representing India at the pageant.

  • Breaking myths around oily skin Breaking myths around oily skin

    Skin needs hydration, but we tend to connect hydration with dry skin only. When you have oily skin, you may think that using a moisturizer is the last thing you should do. But, as the body's largest...

  • International Dance Day: Is virtual technology viable for dance? International Dance Day: Is virtual technology viable for dance?

    The Covid-19 pandemic has proven to be hard for the performing arts, especially dance, with its protocols restricting physical pedagogy, performance and collaboration in what is essentially an...

  • Aishwarya Vinu Nair to represent India at Miss Teen Earth Aishwarya Vinu Nair to represent India at Miss Teen Earth

    Aishwarya Vinu Nair is a 16-year-old belonging to the Alleppey district of Kelara, however, raised in the United Arab Emirates.

  • India, a key country with regards to sustainable fashion India, a key country with regards to sustainable fashion

    With all the emphasis on craft, sustainable materials, organic dyes and clothes that last forever, India's dressing traditions are certainly having a moment.

  • Red carpet makes a comeback at history-making Oscars Red carpet makes a comeback at history-making Oscars

    The red carpet is back. After the coronavirus pandemic forced awards shows to be canceled or go virtual over the past year, movie stars and Hollywood A-listers returned on Sunday to strut their stuff,...

  • Israeli fashion designer Alber Elbaz dies at 59 Israeli fashion designer Alber Elbaz dies at 59

    Israeli fashion designer Alber Elbaz, best known for being at the helm of Lanvin from 2001 to 2015, has died at the age of 59, luxury conglomerate Richemont said.