I love new year, any new year, Chinese New Year, Parsi New year or Ugadi (meaning dawn of a new age) the Kannada new year. I love the fact that I can leave a whole year behind me, irrespective of whether it was good, bad or average. I like that kind of closure. I love […]
Wishing everyone a very happy Ugadi!
When I went to art school, I was just having fun. I realised that was the last chance I had, and then I would have to get a job. – John Baldessari I don’t want to sound as bleak as Baldessari so I’m going to focus on the fun parts. 1. One of my biggest […]
Respect has no gender. Strength has no gender. Talent has no gender. A hand print has no gender. This hand print drawing titled ‘S/HE’ serves as a small yet powerful reminder that each of us needs to push for change, strive forward and press for progress. Through this drawing, I want to convey a message of […]
The Oscar Awards 2018 awards just concluded early this morning (India time) but I haven’t seen the results yet cos I want to watch it later today. No spoilers please. It’s the one event I look forward to every year – and I make sure I’ve watched most if not all the movies that are […]
If you actually sit down and reflect, it’s not that difficult to be nice to people. Even to complete strangers, all you have to do is not be mean. Sounds easy, doesn’t it? I really like Kate Spade, the quirky fashion designer and she said, ‘Throw kindness around like confetti’. I mean when I was […]
Virtuous Retail commissioned me this year to create a work of interactive art as part of their annual public art festival, Whitefield Art Collective 2018. As an artist, I’ve always felt it’s important to me that my art is not only exhibited in the context of the art world, but is also seen and experienced […]