The 1950s in India and Pakistan : in photos by Frank Horvat

The early 1950s were a fascinating blend of promise and uncertainty in recently-independent India and a newly-formed Pakistan. This was also a time when...

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The Double Statue of Mephistopheles & Margaretta : Salar Jung Museum

This is probably the most-photographed sculpture at the Salar...

India, on display : The Great Exhibition of 1851

Between May 1 - October 11, 1851 more than...

Pierre Jeanneret House Museum, Chandigarh

The first ever house built in Chandigarh was that...

Virasat-e-Khalsa : A Museum on Sikh Heritage

A masterpiece of rich Sikh culture and religious history, the...

Each Night Put Kashmir in Your Dreams : a series by artist Nilima Sheikh

From being ‘paradise on earth’, to being stereotyped with...

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In art: Indian Weddings and Betrothals!

Is it that time of the year already? Love is in the air as yet another wedding season is upon us. Today's photo album...

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In (art) posters: the French Open

Issue #15|June 5, 2022|Reading time:9 mins|Read online In 1980, the French Tennis Federation and the French Open Tournament Committee partnered with Galerie Lelong & Co....

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The 1950s in India and Pakistan : in photos by Frank Horvat

The early 1950s were a fascinating blend of promise...

Albert Hall Jaipur: a site for 19th century colonial and cultural diplomacy

We tend to think of museums as secular repositories...

Women Artists, Wildlife, and Printmaking: 400+ high resolution images.

A collection of some 400 prints and drawings from...

An Alphabet book from Colonial India

This Colonial-era alphabet book, introduces young English-readers to domestic...

Indusudha Ghosh : an artist with a revolutionary spirit

This comic is based on an original article by Shilpi...