The observations of a discerning artist

India Art Week is round the corner- 30th Jan. to 2nd Feb’20. Capital’s art galleries are busy playing up to the hype. Amidst all this Gallery Art Motif is currently (20th Jan-15th Feb’20) exhibiting ‘The Art of Hand Painted Textiles’ by Ajit Kumar Das which is a sell-out (with just 2-3 paintings left to go)…

Every artist was first an amateur

Samanta Batra Mehta’s work have been included in private collections in the Americas, Asia and Europe. She did her Bachelor of Arts in Economics from St Xavier’s College, Mumbai and a Master of Science in Analysis, Design and Management of Information Systems from London School of Economics, London, UK. But it’s the various art classes…

ART is fair in love’n’war

Some pictures of India Art fair summing up the great Indian enthusiasm, yet conservative market. Sought out artworks were by Subodh Gupta, Gautam Bhatia, Jitish Kalat, T.V. Santosh, Sachin George Sebastian, Marc Chagall, Andy Warhol, Takashi Murakami, Damien Hirst, Somnath Hore, Hema Upadhaya, Krishna Murari, Fabian Bercic, Tayeba Begum Lipi, Pakpoom Silaphan, Samanta Batra Mehta,…