Blog Post

Kala Ghoda Art Festival 2020, Kandinsky’s Art

Kandinsky's Art, A study of Concentric Circles and synesthesia | Know Your Art When you hear a sound does it stimulate other senses like visual or tastes? If so you are blessed with synesthesia. A lucky condition that the great master artist Wassily Kandinsky shared. He could hear music and translate the sounds on canvas [...]

Know Your Art Contest

Download entry form Know Your Art Contest

Vermeer’s Girl with Pearl Earring 29th July, 2018

Vermeer's Girl with Pearl Earring 29th July, 2018 This monsoon, we painted the dutch master Vermeer's iconic Girl with a Pearl Earring, a fine example of Expressionism with a slight twist. New York based artist Shonali Garud has created a unique mosaic version of this iconic painting. We tried to create a similar version of [...]

Summer Art Camp 3rd-5th June, 2018

Summer Art Camp 3rd - 5th June, 2018 Summer 2018, a very dedicated group of children joined us to learn about 3 famous artists. Each day we had discussions on art and recreated some famous paintings from genres ranging from Expressionism from the Dutch and Norwegean master to the parrots loved by Indian Modernist artist [...]

Kahani Tree – 18th March, 2018

Kahani Tree - 18th March, 2018 A workshop held at Kahani Tree with our young audience age 4-7, launching the 2nd edition of the Mondrian art kits. We spoke about primary colours, the influence of Mondrian's work on everyday life and created our own Mondrianesque designs.

Art Explorer: Trash-Asura by Arzan Khambhatta

Art Explorer / View a unique installation Most symbols of evil can be destroyed. But not plastic. It lives on, adding to the waste that is choking our planet. This installation is on view until 9th October 2019 at Carter Road, Mumbai and has been created by the noted sculptor Arzan Khambhatta. Sponsored by MTV, […]

Art Explorer: The Indigo Touch, Ahmedabad

Art Explorer / Museum visit: The Indigo Touch, Ahmedabad Its the onset of spring and I am in the city of my ancestors, Ahmedabad. With ample of time on hand, I had already seen and visited my usual hangouts. I had heardabout a new museum, the Arvind Indigo Museum being set up. The brain child […]

Art Explorer: Holiday Cheer in Mumbai

Art Explorer: Holiday Cheer in Mumbai As the holiday season nears, festive cheer and joy is in the air. Fairs and mela’s galore, we suddenly have a wide range of activities to choose from. Sneaking out a few precious hours from the weekend chores we decided to visit a couple of interesting art shows in […]

Art Explorer: Navratna

Art Explorer: Navratna Last Saturday we visited the Bhau Daji Lad Museum in Byculla. The snarling Lower Parel traffic dampened our spirits a bit, however, when the museum came into view it was all forgotten. The magnificence of the museum in the evening light was breathtaking. Furthermore the stair case and intricate restored ceilings were […]

Art Explorer: Traversing Terrains

Art Explorer: Traversing Terrains This weekend, we followed the journey of noted progressive artist S H Raza at ‘Traversing Terrains’, an ongoing retrospective show at the Piramal Museum of Art, Mumbai. The show follows the Master’s work from his early days in Princess Street to Paris and onwards…and is an extremely absorbing experience. The exhibit […]