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Our Favourite Articles inspired by Democracy

Artists have time and again used their art to demand proper representation, better governance, and henceforth a healthy democracy.So, in March, we turned the...

5 Indian Political Satires That’ll Leave You In Splits (And Make...

In a nation where political criticism often decorates you with death threats, and history & science is ‘literally rewritten’ by ‘leaders’ (with a little...

Searing, sarcastic and subversive: Abhilash Baddha’s art will make you stop...

“The principles of true art is not to portray, but to evoke” - Jerzy KosinskiArt is inseparable from social reality. The objective of art...

Top Indian Webcomics That Are Redefining Political and Social Satire

As another election looms in our collective future, the air is electric with political conversations. On one hand, we see the pseudo-intellectuals ranting about their...

Bright Walls, Ugly Truths: 7 Street Artists Transforming Our Cities

From spray painting phone numbers on walls to showcasing artistry at festivals, street artists in India have come a long way; indeed, so has...

Online project ‘Happily unmarried’ celebrates Indian women who stay single

“Why aren’t you married as yet?!” This is a question many Indian women have had to field over the years, from parents, friends, relatives,...

Priya Dali’s comic is an Introspection on Childhood Games and Sexuality

A self described work-in-progress, illustrator Priya Dali uses her art to deal with questions of sex and identity. Her graphic story ‘I Wanted to...

Artist Devika Sundar’s latest series is about deconstructing the idea of...

Normal is an insidious idea that more often than not, makes people doubt and question themselves. It is a subjective concept that varies according...

Healing through Art: The Art Outreach Society

On a Sunday afternoon, the children at Udhaya Bhavan showed us the models of houses they'd made from ice-cream sticks, smiling with pride. Each...

A display of platonic love: Indian Men Holding Hands

Fingers intertwined.Fingers laced.Holding hands has been used to symbolize romantic love by Western authors for as long as the written word has existed. As...

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