Raja ravi varma

A Raja Ravi Varma sari weave in progress; a Jamdani weave showcased at ‘Interlace’

Painting Raja Ravi Varma in Jamdani

2 min read . 19 Jan 2019
‘Portrait Of A Barasingha’ by Jangarh Singh Shyam. Photo courtesy: Museum of art & photography

Opinion | Caught between two worlds

5 min read . 21 Dec 2018
By Subodh Gupta. Photo: Artist And Saffronart. (Artist And Saffronart.)

Diwali Special: Wall of fame

3 min read . 13 Oct 2017
The portrait of ‘Mahaprabha’ represents the reality of the world that created the painter. Photo: Courtesy Jay Varma.

The dark shades of Raja Ravi Varma

5 min read . 06 Apr 2017
Birth Of Shakuntala by Raja Ravi Varma<br />

Art for the masses

2 min read . 21 Jul 2016
Shivaswamy with his lithograph collection at Gallery G. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint<br />

Why lithograph is serious art

3 min read . 27 May 2016
Sethu Lakshmi Bayi (seated) and Sethu Parvathi Bayi in their teens. Photograph courtesy Manu S Pillai<br />

The house of Travancore

6 min read . 09 Jan 2016
Debates about nudity often equate freedom of expression with bodily liberation. Above is an untitled painting of Raja Ravi Varma. <br />


3 min read . 27 Nov 2014
Randeep Hooda and Nandana Sen in ‘Rang Rasiya’.<br />

Film Review | Rang Rasiya

1 min read . 07 Nov 2014
‘Prakriti’ by S.H. Raza (Acrylic on canvas, 1999)<br />

Revisiting modern Indian art

1 min read . 16 Oct 2014
<br />Art work of Rameshwar Broota, Roti.<br />

The many moods of desire

1 min read . 20 Apr 2012
<br />Keen eye: Rupika Chawla at her studio in New Delhi. Of the ‘innumerable’ paintings she has examined over the years, she says, ‘just a handful have been real Ravi Varmas’. Amit Agrawal / Mint<br />

The case of the fake Ravi Varmas

7 min read . 11 Oct 2010
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