artist

November 13, 2022
November 13, 2022

On living in the suburbs of Dhaka: Kanak Aditya

Kanak Aditya, Director and Chief Creative Officer at Deshal is a true artiste in all senses. Renowned musician, seasoned painter with a professional degree from the Faculty of Fine Arts, DU, involved with Prachyanat since his university days – he knows the ins and outs of the creative world. Star Lifestyle went to visit this creative, in his relaxing den, in the outskirts of Dhaka and discovered the actual secret behind his brilliance.

November 9, 2022
November 9, 2022

Bangladeshi art director credited in ‘God of War Ragnarok’

Tanvir M N Islam is a Canada-based, Bangladeshi artist who has worked as an Art Director in Sony’s latest game, “God of War Ragnarok”.

October 27, 2022
October 27, 2022

Messi, Ronaldinho's boot painter looks to bring colour to World Cup

Lili Cantero, a 29-year-old Paraguayan artist famed for painting intricate and personal soccer boots for stars including Lionel Messi and Ronaldinho, is preparing a new colourful show of her work to take to the World Cup in Qatar.

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.