Star Theater Kolkata has stood as a bastion of theatrical excellence, captivating audiences with its exceptional performances and unforgettable plays. Over the years, this iconic venue has hosted a diverse range of productions that have left an indelible mark on the city’s cultural landscape. In this blog, we will delve into the rich history of… Continue reading A Journey Through the Star Theater Kolkata: Celebrating Iconic Plays
The Jaipur Center of Culture and Arts is currently hosting an exceptional art exhibition paying homage to the legendary Indian sculptor, Himmat Shah, on the occasion of his 90th birthday. Organized by the visionary scientist Dr. Tarun Sharda and Monika Sharda, this exhibition is a testament to their deep appreciation for art and culture. Curated… Continue reading Tribute to Sculptor Himmat Shah: Unveiling the Depths ‘Under the Mask’”
The significance of Rathayatra in Bengal: Rathayatra, meaning “chariot procession,” is a festival deeply rooted in Hindu mythology and worship. It celebrates the divine journey of Lord Jagannath, accompanied by his siblings Balabhadra and Subhadra, in lavishly adorned chariots. In Bengal, Rathayatra holds immense significance, particularly in the cities of Kolkata, Puri, and several other… Continue reading The Grandeur of Late 19th century Rathayatra Celebration in Bengal
A talk show on Gods on Canvas Early Modern Bengal 19th Century onwards will held on March 16 ,2023 at Art Frequencies, Kolkata. The art talk ‘Journey of Mythological Paintings’ will be presented by Jyotirmoy Bhattacharya( Curator, Art Alinda). This will be followed by a speech on ‘Preservation of Canvas’ by Shreyan Banerjee (Restorer, Kolkata… Continue reading ART TALK: GODS ON CANVAS EARLY MODERN BENGAL
The book titled “Unish Shotoker Shilpi Bamapada Bandopadhayay” authored by Jyotirmoy Bhattacharya (Curator, Art Alinda) describes the life story of the artist and contains illustrations of his works. It is published by Mandas and available in International Kolkata Book Fair, 2023.
The book “Mythological Oil Paintings: 19th & early 20th Century of Bengal” authored by Jyotirmoy Bhattacharya (Curator, Art Alinda) contains history and rare illustrations of Mythological Oil Paintings in Bengal during 19th Century and early 20th Century. It is published by Mandas and available in International Kolkata Book Fair, 2023. Stall Nos: Mandas -628 Sagnik… Continue reading Publication: Mythological Oil Paintings: 19th & early 20th Century of Bengal by Jyotirmoy Bhattacharya
The quests for art books in Bengali have come to end. The books titled ‘Bamapada Bandopadhyay’ and ‘Trailakyanath Deb’, the artists of 19th Century have become quite popular among the art lovers and students. Both the books released at International Kolkata Book Fair, 2023 are authored by Jyotirmoy Bhattacharya (Curator, Art Alinda). Another book ‘Mythological… Continue reading Art Books :International Kolkata Book Fair, 2023
The Books are available in the following stalls at International Book Fair, 2023: Mandas-628 Sagnik Books-509 Sabujpatra Publication-479 Artist Forum of Bengal-569