28 Mar 2019
World's first 'Vagina Museum' coming soon: Details here
After a penis museum in Iceland, the world is ready to explore the mysteries of female genitalia.
10 Feb 2019
Amol Palekar interrupted at NGMA event for speaking against government
Veteran actor-director Amol Palekar was repeatedly interrupted on Friday during his speech against the Ministry of Culture by some members of the National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) in Mumbai.
06 Oct 2018
Artwork sold for $1.4mn self-destructs at auction leaving audience stunned
On Friday night, a rare piece of art by renowned and mysterious street artist Banksy went up for sale at the Sotheby's auction in London.
24 Aug 2018
Sampark Kranti coaches now look so pretty, courtesy Madhubani painting
It's makeover time for the 165-year-old Indian Railways, which plans to revamp close to 30,000 coaches of mail and express trains.
22 Aug 2018
#InternationalWatercolorFestival: 56 international artists from 24 countries to participate
The International Watercolor Festival, starting in Ranchi from tomorrow, aims to bring local artists in touch with the international art and promote the rich art and culture of Jharkhand.
30 Jul 2018
After angry Hanuman, artist Karan Acharya creates stoic Ram
Karan Acharya from Mangaluru became a household name after his angry Hanuman vector art was seen almost everywhere.
15 Jul 2018
South Delhi slums transformed into colorful spaces with street art
Bland walls and drab surroundings of many slums in south Delhi have now been transformed into vibrant and colorful spaces, thanks to a street art project that seeks to meaningfully engage people with the residents of such colonies.
06 Jul 2018
World's first all-digital psychedelic art museum unveiled in Tokyo
The world's first all-digital psychedelic art museum called the "MORI Building Digital Art Museum" has been unveiled in Tokyo.
23 Feb 2018
World's oldest cave art crafted by Neanderthals, not humans: Study
A latest study has revealed that the world's oldest known cave paintings were created by Neanderthals and not modern humans. It shows that our extinct cousins were far from being uncultured brutes as previously believed.
29 Jan 2018
Haryana village takes up wall art as an employment source
A village in Haryana's Nuh district has taken up wall art as a source of generating employment for its residents.
16 Jan 2018
Google Art & Culture app matches selfies to famous paintings
Google has updated its Arts & Culture app to add a facial recognition feature that matches your face to a museum portrait.
16 Nov 2017
Leonardo da Vinci's Salvator Mundi fetches a record $450mn
A 500-year-old painting by acclaimed artist Leonardo da Vinci has been sold in an auction in New York for a record $450.3mn.
01 Oct 2017
Leonardo da Vinci might have drawn a nude Mona Lisa
After a month of tests on a particular painting, curators and scientists at the Louvre in Paris have determined that Italian Renaissance polymath Leonardo da Vinci might have drawn a nude Mona Lisa.
21 Jul 2017
Air India's missing paintings: Case solved with Jatin Das' recovery?
A fortnight after the reports first emerged, Air India has solved the mystery of its missing paintings: it has received a lost Jatin Das artwork by courier, sent from a fictitious-address.
07 Jul 2017
Air India's paintings vanish from HQ, reappear in open market
Trouble appears to be a constant companion of the Maharaja. Air India, after many summers of failed revival, is finally prepped up for disinvestment.
27 Jun 2017
Air India puts its museum plan on hold
With Air India in talks of privatizing its carrier, it faces major hurdles in funding and thereby stalls its state-of-the-art museum. The museum, which was once a much talked about affair as it has some gem collections worth exhibiting will be now biting the dust.
24 Jun 2017
Google Maps enables feature to find art work
Art aficionados can now explore the newest feature that Google Search and Maps offer.
19 May 2017
Basquiat painting fetches record $110.5mn
A painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat has broken several records by selling for a whopping $110.5mn.