Monday, January 21, 2019

“Art is not something that is commercial”

By Owais Gurkoo | Srinagar, Kashmir “Art is not something that is commercial. It is in the heart, and you have to hold it close....

Shahmali Begum: Mother of Maqbool Bhat

Using portrait as a medium I am trying to re-discover mothers who gave birth to revolutionaries. Women - less celebrated, less remembered - who...
kashmir art

Saleem Qasba walks back Kashmir to save inherited art

Saleem Qasba, 38, walks back to his hometown to save inherited Kashmir art, but he continues to face taxation and hardships. Photograph by Asif...
Breaking News Kashmir

Jajeer Talkies: Kashmiri trio carving a space for comedy

A group of three youth from Kashmir - Faheem, an MBA student in Bangalore; Aahmed, also an MBA distance student from Srinagar; and Shoaib...
Breaking News Kashmir

Behind the lens, on a Shikara

On the calm waters of Dal Lake, surrounded by the Zabarwan mountains on one side and Hazratbal Shrine on another, he ceaselessly rows his...

In the streets of Kashmir

The summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, Srinagar, early this year had got its first art gallery. Worthy of its name, Gallerie One, unlatched...