Li Yundi 39, began playing piano as a small child and studied in China and Germany before becoming the youngest winner of the International Chopin Piano Competition in 2000 at age 18.
Of the many childhood memories, one is about a circus. I remember that the circus ground looked like a fantasy world with all the lights and once inside, I first heard a lion roar, a trapeze artist perform and the rings of fire, capes and tights, and tiara’d young women in sequined outfits astride elephants, sliding down. I must have been six or seven then.
Nibedita believes in exploring uncharted paths, leading to new challenges and newer sensibilities.Her reflective research Gitanjali and Sea Inside: Parallel Journeys was sponsored by the Government of India (ICCR) as a solo-travelling exhibition to be exhibited in the Palais-de-glace at the National Museum of Art, Buenos Aires; Gallery Marcel Du-Champ, Belgrano, Buenos Aires amongst many other places.
Through her praxis of lingual anarchy, Sen reflects on issues of purposiveness, utility, translatability and communicability of language, and moves towards an examination by inflicting disorders of language.
While minimalism and post-modernist thoughts are the main influences that inform his work, it is based on in-depth research on the subject. He aims to create much more than superficially beautiful objects
Claymodeller Kaushik Basu claimed that the idol was 10-feet long and made a bit taller than the standard size as requested as overseas idol sales saw a revival this year after lifting of Covid-19 restrictiopns.
The Earth Anthem has been put to music by renowned artist Dr L Subramaniam and sung by veteran singer Kavita Krishnamurti.
The singer did not receive a single nomination for her 2020 album 'Manic', which included the chart-topping single 'Without Me'.
With festivities around the corner, manufacture and sale of locally produced and eco-friendly products are getting a push.
Album a way of bridging chasms between minds and countries through music.
Bhanu Athaiya won an Oscar for her work in the 1983 film 'Gandhi'. She passed away peacefully in her sleep on Thursday after battling from a prolonged illness.
The artists say if the government was interested in opening cinema halls, it could have renovated defunct cinema halls in Srinagar.
It has been curated by Scottish historian and author William Dalrymple.
The novelist, playwright, film and drama critic, and screenwriter both in Marathi and English was one of the most significant writers of post-colonial India.
I don't think I brought the topic unnecessarily or said anything irrelevant. According to me, it was the perfect platform for raising the questions that I did.
Ahmed who has been in the trade of designing for more than three decades also does costume designing for films and theatre in Assam.
Many artists from Afghanistan having fled the country seek refuge in India.
Here’s what to expect at the fourth edition of the India Art Festival, Delhi
Members of the Muslim community conduct Friday prayers in an open site amid heavy police presence, during protests by residents and members of various pro-Hindu organisations, at Sector 12 area, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Bihar Governor Fagu Chauhan presents a memonto to President Ram Nath Kovind at Raj Bhawan, in Patna.PTI Photo
A worker arranges lanterns at a shop ahead of the Diwali festival, in Thane.PTI Photo
A security person stands guard near the venue of Union Home Minister Amit Shah's scheduled public meeting, in Jammu.PTI Photo
Workers weigh groundnut at Khetiwadi Utpann Bazar Samiti yard at Bedi in Rajkot.PTI Photo
SRK’s persona evokes the kind of Indianness that denies categorisation into singular, exclusive identities. And thrives on making others feel welcome.
Shah Rukh Khan is the soothing balm for millions of Indian women living an oppressive life in an insensitive, patriarchal society.
How the larger-than-life Hindi film hero of yesteryears gave way to the relatable charm of Shah Rukh and the other Khans.
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates