Art

Hepworth Prize winner Helen Marten pledges to share £30,000 sculpture award

The winner of the first Hepworth Prize for Sculpture has pledged to share the £30,000 award with her fellow nominees. Helen Marten, who is also up for this year’s Turner Prize, said she felt “the hierarchical position of art prizes

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Bob Dylan: Nobel Literature Prize left me speechless

US singer-songwriter Bob Dylan says he accepts his Nobel Prize in literature, ending a silence since being awarded the prize earlier this month. He said the honour had left him “speechless”, the Nobel Foundation said in a statement. The foundation

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Indian start-up Kulture Shop brings artists together

India is full of colourful symbols and distinctive icons, but artists who want to give those images a modern twist have very few places to display their art. One start-up, called Kulture Shop, is bringing together urban artists and turning

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Riyas Komu and Bose Krishnamachari ranked 83 in ArtReview’s list of the year’s 100 most influential people in the contemporary art world

As Kochi-Muziris Biennale grows in acclaim, so do its founders. Riyas Komu and Bose Krishnamachari ranked 83 in ArtReview’s list of the year’s 100 most influential people in the contemporary art world, three notches up from last year’s spot at

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Backbone of Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2016

(L-R) Kochi-Muziris Biennale (KMB) co-founders Bose Krishnamachari and Riyas Komu, and curator for KMB 2016, Sudarshan Shetty The men behind the Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2016, on bridging the gap between the traditional and the contemporary at this year’s biggest art event

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A Clarion Call for Volunteers :2016 Kochi-Muziris Biennale

A Clarion Call for Volunteers!! The Kochi Biennale Foundation is forming an interpretation support corps for the the 2016 Kochi-Muziris Biennale. The function of the corps will be to facilitate visitors’ contact with the artworks at the Biennale exhibition. Members

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