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Rich orchestrations

Abstract art tends to be regarded by many contemporaries, with some justification, as a highly suspect form of activity. The painters who style their work as abstract usually express on the canvas an emotional outburst as content, a mood or a sensation. Source link قالب وردپرس

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All the world's a stage

On a Saturday afternoon if one strolls along Cathedral Road in Calcutta, across from St. Paul’s and the Fine Arts Academy, one would see people gathered on the rolling stretch of grass around a huge banyan tree. On the tree hangs a banner, Shatabdi, in Bengali. This is Badal Sircar’s […]

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Books in review

“God’s Tribesman,” even with its religious undertones, is a well written book, and gives a clear insight into the impact foreign missionaries have made in India, especially among the predominantly Christian tribals of Assam, Manipur and Nagaland. Source link قالب وردپرس

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Dancing to a child's fancy

Narendra Sharma, a pioneer in children’s theatre brings to this traditional thinking a new concept in entertainment for children. By appealing to their senses with sound, rhythm and sight, Narendra Sharma infuses in them a love of beauty and life, in a more effective way than either films or teaching […]

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Failing new wave

Former maker of advertisement films, director Shyam Benegal is now concentrating on commercial, feature films. Benegal often called the revolutionary film-maker, has directed two Bombay films so far. The first, Ankur, received the award for being the second best film in the National Film festival that took place on December […]

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Hoping for more

When Begum Abida Ahmed, the artist wife of the President of India, organized the International Art Exhibition of Women Artists with the help of her social welfare enthusiasts on the Mahila Imbad Committee, she had the definite objective of providing another feminist boost to the closing phases of International Women’s […]

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Creative circle

Till 15 years ago, the theatre scene in Delhi, apart from the exceptional instances from Bengal and Maharashtra, where flow of inspiration remained uninterrupted, relied mostly upon English, European, or American plays done in English or adaptations of these plays done in Hindi or Urdu. Source link قالب وردپرس