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Corpn artfully reclaims defaced city walls

The Times of India 26 Jun 2022
Greater Chennai Corporation has reclaimed various city walls that are notorious for defacements with artful wall writings and posters ... as ones in Basin Bridge, those beneath the Mint flyover in north Chennai, subway and opposite college have been given a facelift with wall art.

‘My life is resistance’: Pa Ranjith

Indian Express 26 Jun 2022
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National Award-winner Thota Tharanis daughter to join him as art director in Gentleman 2

TeluguStop 24 Jun 2022
Chennai, June 24 . Rohini Tharani, the daughter of well known National Award-winning Art director Thota Tharani, will join her illustrious father. Read More. ....

Eswaramoorthy appointed director of TN collegiate education

The Times of India 22 Jun 2022
CHENNAI ... Arts College in , as full additional charge of director of collegiate education.

Chennai exhibition traces the genesis and growth of commercial art from Madras

The Hindu 20 Jun 2022
Chennai-based Ashvita Gallery’s latest display traces the genesis and growth of commercial art from Madras — from calendars to advertisements and, of course, cinema posters ....

Cultural performances, art fest to mark this Pride Month

The Times of India 17 Jun 2022
Chennai ... The Chennai Rainbow Art Festival 2.0, to be held on Saturday as part of the Pride Month celebrations ... This year, the Pride events in the city include art festival as well as Vannangal, a cultural performance event organised by Orinam and Nirangal, on June 25.

Rare rock arts found in cave in TN’s Tiruvannamalai district

The Times of India 16 Jun 2022
CHENNAI. Archaeological enthusiasts have discovered , or rock arts, in a cave near Thondamanur village in district of Tamil Nadu ... A petroglyph is an art form created by carving the rock surface, usually using a stone chisel and hammerstone ... and a human figurine in this rock art.

Rare rock art found in cave in Tiruvannamalai

The Times of India 16 Jun 2022
Chennai. Petroglyphs, an art form created by carving the rock surface, spread over an area of 10x10ft have been discovered by archaeological enthusiasts near Thondamanur village in district ... art forms, which consist of concave depressions not more than a few centimetres in width.

Chennai’s Forum Art Gallery to conduct ‘A Brush with Nature’ exhibition

The Times of India 14 Jun 2022
CHENNAI. Chennai’s Forum Art Gallery will conduct a ‘A Brush with Nature,’ an exhibition of paintings and sculpture by Raghu Akula, from 11am on June 18.

Rare works by Indian modernists to be auctioned

The Times of India 11 Jun 2022
CHENNAI. The latest edition of AstaGuru’s Modern Indian ArtCollectors Choice’ online auction, scheduled for June 23-24, will present bidders with works by celebrated names of modern Indian art. The collection presents works from different periods of modern Indian art and includes ...

SRL Diagnostics to set up central reference lab in Chennai

Business Line 09 Jun 2022
On June 20, the diagnostic lab chain will open its state-of-the-art central reference laboratory in Chennai, which will offer the latest diagnostic services, including molecular biological testing, transplant immunology tests, and Human Neutrophil Antigen (HNA) typing, among other tests.

Women wall artists paint change across Chennai's walls

The Times of India 07 Jun 2022
Chennai-based wall artist Kowshigha Rajendran’s foray into wall painting was accidental but a fulfilling one ... But I took a one-year break in between,” she begins and goes on to add, “While studying, I used to spend my free time with the fine arts department students ... That’s how I got into street art.”.

Arts and culture have no place for superstitions: Stalin

The Times of India 06 Jun 2022
Chennai. Any form of art and culture should promote rational thoughts, not superstitions, for the benefit of people, said chief minister M K Stalin on Monday as he presented awards to artists on the 41st year celebration of Muthamizh Peravai ... different forms of art and culture.

Indian American recreates native cuisine through food art

The Times of India 03 Jun 2022
Visits to art ... “I loved how other cultures created food art ... Indian cuisine is famous globally and now I am hoping it will also get recognition through the world of art,” says Sarasvathy who was born in Pondicherry and grew up in Chennai before moving to Abu Dhabi with her parents.

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