artist

June 16, 2022
June 16, 2022

The unnecessary glorification of the tortured artist

At the end of the day, art that spreads joy is not lesser than the one sharing their hardships.

June 24, 2021
June 24, 2021

Dreams of Dameer

In conversation with the young, rising musician.

November 17, 2018
November 17, 2018

Hockney painting bags record $90m

A masterful swimming pool painting by British legend David Hockney sold for $90.3 million in New York on Thursday, smashing a new auction record for a living artist.

February 8, 2016
February 8, 2016

Adele 'biggest global artist' of 2015

The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) awards Adele its global artist of the year prize in recognition of her "simply phenomenal" success.

September 27, 2015
September 27, 2015

World's oldest street artist: 104-year-old 'yarn bomber'

Street artist is probably not the first word to come to mind when thinking of Grace Brett.

July 24, 2015
July 24, 2015

Madonna compares herself to Picasso

Singer Madonna has compared herself to painter Picasso, saying she sees similarities between herself and the late artist.

June 12, 2015
June 12, 2015

Top Indian artist Nek Chand dies

Indian artist Nek Chand who created a famous garden of sculptures in the northern city of Chandigarh has died, aged 90.

May 7, 2015
May 7, 2015

Novera, pioneer of progressiveness in Bangladesh

Pioneer of Bangladesh’s modern sculpture as well as the forerunner of contemporary women emancipation in the country, Novera Ahmed is a name that has worn away in seclusion.

April 24, 2015
April 24, 2015

Art itself is more powerful than the artist-- Monirul Islam

People often say they don't understand what an artist depicts. Internationally-acclaimed artist Monirul Islam says art, aesthetics and

February 17, 2015
February 17, 2015

The highs and lows of being Krishnokoli

Quazi Krishnokoli Islam, aka Krishnokoli is a renowned singer-songwriter. Born and raised in Khulna, her mother inspired her to join the world of music. Trained by Shadhon Ghosh (Rabindra Sangeet) and Basudeb Biswas (classical music), Krishnokoli believes that fame has its positives and negatives.