Happy girls are the prettiest

I stumbled upon Ma Earth Botanicals a natural boutique beauty care product line on my visit to en Inde SPACE, 125.126 Meharchnd Market, New Delhi, because of my love to visit new stores and design spaces. With the change of weather and the pollution levels going up globally it’s seeming imperative for me (despite the regular beauty…

My leather fetish

I discovered vidhiandarpan a creative duo at the Dastkaar mela this January, in Delhi. Their leather accessories had a rustic yet a finished appeal, that now occupies the space between the global luxury brands and the normal high-street ones.Personally, their products represent somebody who is aesthetically inclined but with a pragmatic bent. When I saw the…

A visual tribute to the medium I love

This is a continuation from a novice’s point of view about sculptures that I captured as they appealed to me at the India Art Fair 2014. It is my attempt to pick on some famous people’s thoughts which seemed to be echoing mine as a student of art, ever since I learnt to draw.

Love ‘seats’ exquisitely

When I came across “I am drawn to furniture design as complete architecture on a minor scale” a quote by Brad Pitt it reminded me of Monica Echavarria Modak whose similar passion led to the inception of KAYU with her friend Ritu Vij. First look at their furniture urged me to create romantic spaces within the confines of…

Contemporary rules the roost

Sally Fuerst, Mohan Singh, Madhvi Parekh, Jagdeep Smart, Seema Kohli, Shipra Bhattacharya, Maya Burman and Moushmi Biswas are some names I remember from my favourite genre of art in contemporary form at the India Art Fair 2014.  Another favoured one was Subodh Gupta but his largest exhibition ever EVERYTHING IS INSIDE is still on at the National…