Category: News

Latest news and updated about the art and craft industry from Indian and across the world.
Jul 22
Shanti Banaras’s new line of Tapestries reimagines Banarasi weaves with Pichwai motifs

One of India’s renowned heritage textile designer families introduced 80 intricately…

Jul 19
Kerala and Ahmedabad featured in TIME Magazine’s world greatest go-to place

Apart from their delightful quirks and historical landmarks, the southern state of…

Jul 13
Dressing like an Architecture – Designer Kshitij Jalori’s spring collection is inspired by Rajasthani heritage sites

Some designers don’t seem to draw much distinction between fashion, architecture…

Jul 12
Indian-Origin architect & design advocate Nairita Chakraborty appointed for coveted role of Commissioner of Historic England

Grown up in Delhi with extended family roots in Kolkata, Nairita Chakraborty acquired…

Jul 05
‘The Shoemaker’s Stitch’- A book carries the bygone story of cobbler’s craft from Gujarat 

Documenting the the tales of celebrated Mochi embroidery craftsmen of Gujarat, ‘The…

Jul 04
India is among top 30 teams selected for #BeChangeMaker project by WorldSkills

Under the #BeChangeMaker project, 30 teams will start their online training programme…

Jul 02
After Varanasi, Northern Railway’s Lucknow division rolls out ‘One Station One Product’ scheme across UP

After successful implementation of ‘One Station One Product’ pilot project for…

Jul 01
Who Speaks for the Chariot Makers? – A Group Of Craftsmen Make Identical Jagannath Chariots Every Year

As we celebrate the oldest and grandest Rath Yatra with much fanfare, it is worth…

Jun 29
At G7 summit, world leaders get the essence of Indian art & crafts

Presenting a plethora of gifts handcrafted by artisans hailing from different states,…

Jun 24
Art of the Swoon- Rajasthan’s Sarangi maestro Lakha Khan to perform at Denmark’s Roskilde Festival

With the Nordic country gearing up to host a roster of summer activities, which…