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The White Desert Is Calling!


Saturday, December 2, 2017

An expanse of white sand stretching out to meet the golden colors of the sky during a sunset that is so spectacular that you’d be hard-pressed to forget it, this is a sight that takes place every day in the Rann of Kutch. Nature works in such mysterious ways and sometimes the most unexpected of ...

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A look at artist Lyla Freechild

MY BODY, MY ART


Saturday, December 2, 2017

Henry Ward Beecher said, “Every artist dips his brush in his own soul and paints his own nature into pictures”. One such artist is Lyla Freechild who has reinvented herself to be an artist who isn’t bound by the shackles that society dictates. She herself is an extension of the art she creates and more often than not she ...

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Here’s why you should be at this artist residency program

Here’s why you should be at this Jaipur Art Expo!


Thursday, November 2, 2017

Someone has very rightly said that art is one of the finer pursuits of life. Art good or bad is ultimately an extension of thoughts, emotions, and ideas in a language that is universal and timeless, Jaipur Kala chaupal is a 14-day long artist residency and exhibition program that was started along this line of ...

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Happiness is a two way street!


Sunday, October 22, 2017

Not everybody has the courage to come back to their hometown after a successful internship at UNESCO to pursue a dream that wasn't even clear at that point, meet Shraddha Jain, from Jaipur the woman who did this and then some. Shraddha is the founder of Art घर, an interactive and collaborative platform for art events, ...

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Jan Bonito

This Makeup Artist Can Transform Himself into Anybody!


Tuesday, August 8, 2017

  Having loads of free time is great! Right? To most people this is a wonderful opportunity to relax and distress, basically not do nothing at all. But there are others who make use of this time to do something productive like this like this Colorado-based makeup artist named Jan Bonito who can transform himself into ...

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Artist Defies Convention By Using His Palm to Paint


Wednesday, July 26, 2017

A typical painter needs two elements in order to make art: paint and a canvas. But this artist takes it to the next level by defying these conventions of art. Instead of painting directly on paper, first-grade school teacher Russell Powell paints realistic portraits directly on his hand, an unconventional surface, with oil paint, then ...

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