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Metropolis: We Migrate. We Compete. We Survive.

Metropolis: Urban Winter Festival humbly began in 2013 as a festival to bring the art and culture of Northeast India to the forefront. The cultural diversity of the Northeastern states remains largely unexplored, except for […]

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Sketchnotes: Broti Bhattacharya

Broti Bhattacharya’s work is unclassifiable and variegated, yet coherent enough to look like creations of the same hand. Broti is an alumnus of the Communication Design from the National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT). He has worked at Turmeric […]

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Claymen by Aman Khanna

Aman Khanna and his practice – Infonauts, in New Delhi first caught our attention at the 2013 Kyoorius Design Awards. More recently, we accidentally came across this poster and signage for the Crafts Museum in New Delhi, […]

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Keeping it Local at the Kochi Muziris Biennale

We are just coming off a weekend that saw a flurry of events all over the country. In the North, there was Magnetic Fields and the UnBox Festival; in the West, Mumbai played host to […]

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A Grown up Approach to Digital

Over the last few years, one thing is certain — there has been a significant rise in the level of conversation around all things digital. Clients seem to be more committed than ever to get digital right. How much […]

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The flickering wick of calligraphy

Born in the family of renowned Dhrupad musicians, Qamar Dagar’s life is a sonnet in search of a higher purpose in life, beyond “success”; a quest for spirituality and an immersion of herself into her […]

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A look into UnBox’s three-day excursion into the weird and wonderful

If you’re a firm believer in the ideology that creativity and truly great ideas emerge at the edges of disciplines – at the spaces were art and science, technology and craft, culture and innovation, touch: The […]

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Sketchnotes: Kashmira Sarode

“My mother is an artist and she started teaching me how to draw as soon as I could hold a pencil.” So began Kashmira Sarode’s life as a designer and artist. Her art is a […]

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Of Graffiti Jams, Dance Battles and India’s hip-hop culture

India’s hip hop culture is loud, ambitious and often receptive to diversity: and this could not be exemplified better than at St+art Mumbai’s Graffiti Jam at Aseema school in Bandra last Saturday. “The world’s most […]

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Kyoorius Knocks: Madhavan Palanisamy

“Photography helps me grab hold of this huge, invisible universe and share it with others”, Madhavan Palanisamy or Maddy, writes as the opening line in the ‘About’ section of his website. Reading a little further, […]

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The Designer: Ahmed Kazi

“Kites give these young children a reason to look up in the sky and to play in it. And that is not any ordinary action; it will give them the ability to dream,” a 70 something Mansood Khan […]

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Sketchnotes: Vishnu M Nair

Dark, outlandish and extensively monochromatic, Vishnu M Nair’s creations defy interpretation. Here is a body of work you can’t just scroll through. Bold and continuous strokes plunge the page into abstract, often intricate compositions and […]

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St+art Mumbai enters its final week

St+art Mumbai is entering its final week, and you can still spot artists hard at work, finishing up their murals all around the city, especially Bandra, as well as admire some of their finished work. […]

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Tumbleweed? Disconnection

Some companies are lucky. Every single project they do is astounding and brilliant. Everyone is happy and their employees’ satisfaction levels are off the scale. They never work late and take decent holidays. The rest of us are left […]

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KDY Conversations: Todd Rovak

Todd Rovak is Managing Partner at Fahrenheit 212 and the mind behind the unique theory, capabilities and talent that drive the company’s innovation process. He oversees F212’s ability to predictably unlock growth on behalf of […]

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Sketchnotes: Mrunal Save

28 year old creative freelancer Mrunal Save’s visual musings are a treat. Pleasant, sinuous shapes and scalloped patterns frolic along her pages, lending an easy rhythm to her drawings. Her lines are graceful, and her […]

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