The New Indian Express

Dhan Murti – Paddy Craft Art

Dhan Murti or the art of making idols with de-husked paddy is an indigenous art of Orrisa that is seeing a revival of sorts after being on the brink of extinction. At a recent craft and art showcase by the Dastkar Samelan Committee to bring forth art through the eyes of the Mahatma I met… Read More Dhan Murti – Paddy Craft Art

Deccan Chronicle

Manasa, The National Conference on Art Craft & Design

If art appeals to you, then a visit to Manasa, The National Conference on Art Craft & Design is something that should be on your agenda this weekend. This conference is the finale of a series of events by Art Mantram in the city. The conference aims to bring together practitioners and thinkers at the… Read More Manasa, The National Conference on Art Craft & Design

Deccan Chronicle

Yakshagana workshop by Shwetha Shrinivas

Did you know that Yakshagana is a 400 year old folk theatrical dance form? Well this Karnataka folk dance marries music, costumes, dance styles, gestures, acting and extemporaneous dialogues and is a vibrant, living form of folk theatre art. And this weekend is when you have a chance to come up close and personal with… Read More Yakshagana workshop by Shwetha Shrinivas

Miscellaneous

My Art Project

Art of the Matter I am a keen believer of all things hand made and have a small venture with my sister called AA Custom Art. We work on small orders to make hand made cards, painted diyas, book marks, custom paintings and more. We specialize in Warli and Madhubani inspired art and everything is hand… Read More My Art Project