A Journey of His Own

A Journey of His Own

A self-taught artist, Balraj Khanna was born in Punjab, India. He traveled to London in the Swinging Sixties to study English, instead, he took to art – eventually becoming ‘one of the most distinguished painters...
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Art, Design & Tattoos

Art, Design & Tattoos

Designer Manvee Singh graduated from the prestigious National Institute of Fashion Techology (NIFT) in 2002. For a couple of years after, she worked for various export and buying houses before she launched her label...
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Designer & Dancer

Designer & Dancer

Miti Desai is an alumnus of Sophia Polytechnic (India), Portfolio Centre (USA) and Bauhaus(Germany).  She won many awards and medals in her original field of Graphic Design, but the urge to feel body design led...
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Merging Modern Design With Indian Artistry

Merging Modern Design With Indian Artistry

Designer Paulami Saha graduated from the prestigious National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) with specialization in craft. She has always been creatively inclined, probably because of her genes. Her father, an electronic engineer, was...
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Contemporary Classic Tulsi

Contemporary Classic Tulsi

Neeru Kumar graduated from the prestigious National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad, India  with A specialization in Textiles and a keen interest in weaving. She loves discovering new crafts from the places that she travels...
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Love for Leather

Love for Leather

Friends Vidhi Sharma and Arpan Patel, both share a fascination for leather. After pursuing his Masters degree in Arts & Design from the University of Arts, London, Arpan started off creating leather furniture. While Vidhi specialized...
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Photography

The Thames & The Ganges

The Thames & The Ganges

Designer Deshna Mehta holds a BFA from Sir J.J Institute of Applied Art and a Masters in Graphic Design from London College of Communication. Her approach to design is more content driven, where the solution to a project could be a book, a photograph, an installation or a piece of writing. In 2009, Deshna...

Fabulous Fine Art Fotos

Fabulous Fine Art Fotos

Fine art photographer Sanjay Nanda has a fascination for geometric architecture. He sees monuments and the processes of time as beautiful sources, resonating with strong form and textural interest. His work often combines multiple photographic layers of urban imagery. Sanjay has a knack for capturing the beauty in the right composition of time, light,...

OUTSIDER

OUTSIDER

Divya Otswal is a Strategic Design Director and Editorial Photographer. As a photographer, Divya often accesses people’s private spaces, uninvited, to sense each situation as it unfolds and to capture with maximum sensitivity, the feel and atmosphere of the people and their surroundings. Divya was the only Indian artist invited to exhibit her series of images in...

Intense India

Intense India

Photographer Navid Baraty‘s curiosity with photography goes way back to one of his classes in junior high where for an assignment he wandered around the playground taking pictures, and then developed his photos in the school darkroom. That was the only class that he ever had in photography. Photography has always been Navid‘s passion,...

Writing

Sunday Reading Sunday Reading

    . . Ismita Tandon Dhankher likes to call herself a ‘Lesser known...

Cool. Hilarious. Graphic. Novel. Cool. Hilarious. Graphic. Novel.

Tejas Modak is a writer and artist based in Pune, India. Being a huge...

Enchanting Stories from the Mughal Era Enchanting Stories from the Mughal Era

Indu Sundaresan grew up listening to her father and grandfather’s stories on themes like...

This is Silly! This is Silly!

Few days back I got invited to Gary Taxali’s Book/Product launch coming up on...

‘Rocking’ Poetry ‘Rocking’ Poetry

Poet, Designer, Photographer, Lyricist, Entrepreneur -Aju Thomas is a man of many talents. Apart...

Awesome twosome Awesome twosome

Let me introduce you to Anita and Amit Vachharajani,a husband-wife duo that is passionately involved...


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