Go
You Search for :

art and culture

  • Search in :
  • Current Affairs

श्रीपद येसो नाइक ने ललित कला अकादमी की 60वीं वर्षगांठ समारोह का आरंभ किया

केंद्रीय संस्कृति व पर्यटन मंत्री श्रीपद येसो नाइक ने 5 अगस्त 2014 को ललित कला अकादमी की 60वीं वर्षगांठ समारोह का आरंभ किया.

Tags : Central Culture and Tourism Minister Shripad Yesso Naik , 60th anniversary celebrations of Academy of Fine Arts , केंद्रीय संस्कृति व पर्यटन मंत्री श्रीपद येसो नाइक , ललित कला अकादमी की 60वीं वर्षगांठ समारोह

Published on : 06-Aug-2014

Union Ministry of Culture and Tate signed MoU

Ministry of Culture and Tate has signed a MoU to develop collaborations focused on modern and contemporary art.

Tags : Union Ministry of Culture , Tate , modern and contemporary art Joint Secretary of Ministry of Culture , Head of International Partnerships ,

Published on : 07-Feb-2014

103 वर्षीय पार्क मेन्शन इमारत वर्ष 2013 के विरासत पुरस्कार से सम्मानित

103 वर्षीय पार्क मेन्शन इमारत को इंटेक विरासत 2013 का पुरुस्कार दिया गया.

Tags : Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage Award 2013 , INTACH , Park Mansions , भारतीय राष्‍ट्रीय कला और सांस्‍कृतिक विरासत न्यास , पार्क मेन्शन

Published on : 18-Dec-2013

Anjolie Ela Menon awarded with Dayawati Modi Award

Anjolie Ela Menon, a contemporary artist was awarded with Dayawati Modi Award for Art and Culture and Education by Dayawati Foundation

Tags : Anjolie Ela Menon , Dayawati Modi Award for Art and Culture and Education , Dayawati Foundation

Published on : 20-Nov-2013

Exhibition on Development of the Hungarian Cultural Roots Inaugurated at NGMA

The exhibition entitled From Organic Forms to Light Art: Selection from the Contemporary Hungarian Art was inaugurated at NGMA, New Delhi.

Tags : National Gallery of Modern Art , From Organic Forms to Light Art: Selection from the Contemporary Hungarian Art , Hungarian cultural roots , Hungary

Published on : 18-Oct-2013

Bono Honoured With Highest Cultural Award of France- the Commander of the Order

Bono the frontman of rock band U2 was awarded with the Commander of the Order of Arts and Letters on 17 July 2013 for the contribution to music.

Tags : Bono , Paul Hewson , Commander of the Order , Commander of the Order of Arts and Letters

Published on : 18-Jul-2013

Alfredo Guevara, the Cuban Filmmaker and Arts Leader Died at 87

Renowned filmmaker of Cuba, cultural and intellectual leader Alfredo Guevara died on 19 April 2013 due to heart failure.

Tags : Alfredo Guevara , Cuban Filmmaker and Arts Leader

Published on : 22-Apr-2013

Bollywood Actress Hema Malini Selected for Bharat Muni Samman

India Current Affairs 2012.Famous Bollywood actress and Bharatanatyam exponent Hema Malini had been selected for the prestigious Bharat Muni Samman of year 2012 for her outstanding contribution to the field of art and culture...

Tags : Hema Malini , Bharat Muni Samman , Pandit Birju Maharaj , Bhubaneshwar

Published on : 13-Dec-2012

China donated 1 million US dollars to Nalanda International University

International Current Affairs 2011. Chinese Ambassador to India, Zhang Yan on 17 November 2011 handed over the cheque of 1 million US dollars for construction of a library in Nalanda International University (NIU)

Tags : India China , Nalanda Univeristy , Current Affairs November 2011 , Chinese Art and Culture

Published on : 17-Nov-2011

Delhi Tourism organised Kite Festival upholding the Rich History of Flying Kites

India Current Affairs 2011. Two-day long Kite festival was organised by the Delhi Tourism to educate masses about the history of flying kite

Tags : current affairs November 2011 , Kite festival , Delhi Tourism , Delhi Government's Department of Art and Culture , Dilli Haat

Published on : 14-Nov-2011

First Consultative Workshop on Formulating a Water Policy organised in Delhi

India Current Affairs 2011. Delhi Jal Board in association with Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage organised the first consultative workshop on formulating a water policy for Delhi

Tags : current affairs September 2011 , National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage , Delhi Jal Board , water policy , density of population , water distribution system , sewage treatment

Published on : 15-Sep-2011

Secretary of Sri Lalithakala Academy Foundation and an Art Critic, B.S.S. Rao died

India Current Affairs 2011. Secretary of Sri Lalithakala Academy Foundation and an art critic, B.S.S. Rao died on 4 July 2011 in Saraswathipuram

Tags : current affairs July 2011 , Sri Lalithakala Academy Foundation , art critic B.S.S. Rao died , Carnatic music , Indian dance forms , national-level dance festivals , South Central Cultural Zone , M.S. Subbulakshmi Memorial Music Festival

Published on : 05-Jul-2011

पिकासो की ला लेक्चर पेंटिंग 4 करोड़ डॉलर में बिकी

स्पेन के प्रख्यात चित्रकार पाब्लो पिकासो की ला लेक्चर नामक (Pablo Picasso's La Lecture) पेंटिंग लंदन के सोथबी नीलामीघर में 40.7 मिलियन डॉलर में 8 फरवरी 2011 को बिकी. पाब्लो पिकासो ने अपनी प्रेमिका मेरी थेरेसी वाल्टर की इस पेंटिंग को वर्ष 1932 में बनाया था....

Tags : Pablo Picasso , La Lecture , Art , Culture , Painting , पाब्लो पिकासो , ला लेक्चर , कला , संस्कृति , पेंटिंग

Published on : 11-Feb-2011

Cambridge Project to Preserve Endangered Languages

The Cambridge University in the second week of December 2010 launched a project to preserve endangered languages in India and elsewhere in the world.

Tags : Cambridge University , the project on lost languages , Cambridge project on India , art and culture , world’s lost languages , language , India’s lost languages , Current Affairs December 2010

Published on : 13-Dec-2010

Katrina Kaif Voted the Sexiest Woman on Earth

Katrina Kaif was voted the sexiest woman on earth for the third consecutive time by the British weekly newspaper Eastern Eye.

Tags : katrina Kaif , art and culture , eastern eye , priyanka chopra , biapasha basu , fredia pintu , bollywood

Published on : 13-Dec-2010

11th cycle of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture

11th cycle of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture awarded to five projects.

Tags : award for architecture , Aga Khan Award for Architecture , Museum of Islamic Art , Islamic culture

Published on : 26-Nov-2010

Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity-UNESCO

Three of India's art forms inscribed in the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity of UNESCO in 2010.

Tags : art forms , UNESCO , Mudiyettu , Chau dance , Kalbeli community

Published on : 18-Nov-2010

INTACH Indira Gandhi Lifetime Achievement Awards

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit presented the INTACH Indira Gandhi Lifetime Achievement Awards for Conservation of Cultural Heritage-2010 at a two-day All-India Convenors’ Meet of the Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage on 27- 28 Jan 2010.

Tags : cultural heritage , conservation of culture , INTACH , Sheila Dikshit ,

Published on : 23-Oct-2010

The First Tagore Literature Awards-2009

Eight people from the fields of art, literature and culture were awarded the first Tagore Literature Awards-2009 in New Delhi on 25 Jan 2010.

Tags : Rabindranath tagore , literary awards , Tagore Literature Award , Sahitya Akademi , Samsung Electronics

Published on : 23-Oct-2010

Namaste France Inaugurated with Adi Nriitya

Adi Nriitya, or India's indigenous dances was held in the auditorium of the Quai Branly Museum on 16 April 2010. This marked the opening a year-long Indian art and culture festival, Namaste France in Paris and the French provinces.

Tags : Adi Nriitya , Paris , Namaste France , ICCR , Kalbelias , Bhils , Gonds , Rathwas

Published on : 22-Oct-2010

Montblanc Launched Special Edition Pens

Swiss luxury giant Montblanc recently launched a new series of special edition pens featuring Queen Elizabeth I as a part of Montblanc''s Patron of Art Edition honouring a legendary benefactor of the arts and culture. This special writing instrument line was conceived in 1992. 2010 edition is dedicated to an all time great cultural force - Elizabeth I.

Tags : Swiss luxury giant Montblanc recently launched a new series of special edition pens featuring Queen Elizabeth I as a part of Montblanc''s Patron of Art Edition honouring a legendary benefactor of the arts and culture. This special writing instrument line was conceived in 1992.

Published on : 12-Oct-2010

Exhibition of Indian contemporary Art at AIFACS gallery

A daylong exhibition of Indian contemporary art was held at the All-India Fine Arts and Crafts Society (AIFACS) gallery on 31 July & 1 August 2010.

Tags : AIFACS , San Gaetano cultural centre , contemporary art , Padova town ,

Published on : 10-Oct-2010