The algorithmic lace bra that won the 2019 Lexus Design Award

New Delhi, May 10 -- What does tech do well? And what can we do well with our hands?" These questions occupy Lisa Marks as we go over her presentation a few hours ahead of the announcement of the Lexu... Read More

At Art Basel Hong Kong, women show they can paint

New Delhi, April 19 -- What would Helen Gorrill say about Indian representation at Art Basel Hong Kong? Gorrill, a British art historian, is the author of the much-anticipated book Women Can't Paint:... Read More

Opinion: Why do you hate Anish Kapoor?

New Delhi, April 5 -- At Art Basel Hong Kong last week, among the thousands of works by 242 international galleries on exhibit, there were a handful of sculptures that had photo-hungry crowds constant... Read More

Art Basel sees India as a great driver of art market: Marc Spiegler

New Delhi, March 30 -- Would you marry someone you only met online?" asks Marc Spiegler, global director, Art Basel. I'd asked him if virtual fairs could replace physical fairs in the foreseeable futu... Read More

Can waste brass and beetroot juice spell the future of fashion?

New Delhi, March 23 -- Beetroot juice as make-up, cotton dyed with food and floral waste as clothing, and jewellery made with waste metal and glass-not the conventional elements for a fashion shoot. I... Read More

Opinion: The hidden jewel in the National Museum

New Delhi, March 15 -- In Delhi's National Museum, on a velvet cushion inside a rotating vitrine, rests a 185-carat diamond. Unlike the violent past and bizarre superstitions that come with the Koh-i... Read More

Gandhi, Guernica, and an India pavilion at the Venice Biennale

New Delhi, March 9 -- In 2011, India announced that it would participate in the Venice Biennale for the first time in the art event's storied, 116-year history. Art critic and curator Ranjit Hoskote w... Read More

An artist brings back Mother India

New Delhi, March 2 -- Months after the Statue of Unity, a colossal statue of the late statesman Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, was inaugurated in Gujarat as the world's tallest statue, and as conversations... Read More

Opinion | Will India get second time lucky with 'architecture's Nobel'?

New Delhi, Feb. 28 -- Yesterday I was a judge of the Pritzker Prize and we made the choice. it was extremely interesting, the number of Indian architects and Southern American architects ." Richard Ro... Read More