Category Archives: ARTS & CULTURE

#SitaWarriorOfMithila is all about the power of a woman

India is eagerly waiting for celebrity author Amish Tripathi’s new book Sita-Warrior Of  Mithila, the second one in his Ram Chandra Series. The cover of Sita-Warrior Of Mithila was released in the first week of May and is trending on social media. “The cover captures

Culture shapes the way we see the world: Vice President

The Vice President of India, M. Hamid Ansari, has said that the culture shapes the way we see the world and it has the capacity to bring about the change of attitudes needed to ensure peace and sustainable development. Culture can be an important element

Biennale is irremovable from Kochi: MoMA Director Glenn D Lowry

Influential museum head commended KMB 2016’s spaces, curatorial vision after visit on Thursday Kochi: Describing the Kochi-Muziris Biennale as a landmark event in the contemporary art world, influential art historian and Director of the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York Glenn D. Lowry

VR stories provide immersive 360° experiences to KMB 2016 visitors

Kochi: Urgent, yet ignored, stories from India’s hinterland are presented in a newly installed 360° virtual reality experience courtesy award-winning filmmaker Anand Gandhi at the ongoing third edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale (KMB). As many as four short documentary films by independent filmmakers are being

Under three weeks to go, KMB 2016 plans to culminate with a flourish

Kochi: As the ongoing third edition of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale (KMB) inches toward a close on March 29, its last few weeks will feature an exciting line-up of performances, music concerts, film screenings among other not-to-miss events and experiences. Following public demand, the ‘Closing Week’,