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I understand the nuances of designs: Interior designer Krsnna Mehta

I understand the nuances of designs: Interior designer Krsnna Mehta

"Sometimes, clients are not able to bring to form what they visualize and that's where the design experts come to play. One's home is where one's story begins and every corner speaks about something. Being a designer in the industry for almost two decades, I understand the nuances of designs an...

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Of photorealism and treescapes

Of photorealism and treescapes

Chandan's works are meticulously carved upon medium density wood-fibre matrixes; these woodcuts nonetheless spring from the digital photographs which Chandan has earlier captured for reference. The artist's inspired translation of these photographs, and highly skilled hand craftsmanship, is astoundi...

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Passion for music, perseverance drove us a long way: Meet Brothers

Passion for music, perseverance drove us a long way: Meet Brothers

The makers of popular songs like 'Baby Doll' and 'Chittiyaan Kalaiyaan' are judging the season 3 of Smule Mirchi Cover Star. The season aims at identifying and giving a platform to each one irrespective of the place or situation they are in at any point, and allows contestants to participate from th...

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Bio-aesthetic points: A new approach to fight off ageing

Bio-aesthetic points: A new approach to fight off ageing

<br>Cosmetic Dermatologists adopt various techniques to turn back the clock and make one look youthful. While a popular approach employs the technique of relaxing wrinkle causing muscles, other procedures work to lend more hydration to thinning skin or volume to sunken areas on the face. Effec...

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Technology enables fluid lifestyle across cities, generations

Technology enables fluid lifestyle across cities, generations

"A New Sense of Place", a study conducted by Script (a Godrej Venture) reveals how technology is melding work and play for Indians across cities and generations. The report highlights transformations in lifestyle habits and consumer behaviour. For instance, the living room, which used to b...

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You can buy 2020's best-shot images to raise funds for children

You can buy 2020's best-shot images to raise funds for children

<br>Leica Camera India conceptualised the idea of 'Leica 20 of 2020', wherein numerous Leica users submitted their best shot images of 2020, a year which will always be remembered in history for the Covid-19 pandemic and for introducing us to a "new normal" in life. In the turbulence...

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Covid-19 altered cultural, entertainment scenario of Goa: Amit Satija, IAS

Covid-19 altered cultural, entertainment scenario of Goa: Amit Satija, IAS

<br>"The Covid-19 pandemic altered our behavioural pattern, right from the way we interact with people, socialise to the way we conduct events. While comparing this year's IIFI to the previous edition, which was its golden jubilee edition, our approach was entirely different, we aimed to ...

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Couturier Rahul Mishra debuts as jewellery designer

Couturier Rahul Mishra debuts as jewellery designer

New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANSlife) Fashion designer Rahul Mishra has made his debut into jewellery designing. The 2014 International Woolmark Prize winner has joined hands with Confluence to create a limited-edition collection called 'An Ode to Spring'.The collection features statement pieces based on Mis...

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Online abuse cannot be normalised, says Zoya Akhtar on cyberbullying

Online abuse cannot be normalised, says Zoya Akhtar on cyberbullying

<br>Population Foundation of India and the Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) recently organised a session titled, 'Cyber Bullies: Anonymity and Accountability'. The conversation between acclaimed director Zoya Akhtar and Mihir Sharma, a Senior Fellow at the Observer Research Foundation undersco...

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Study of Pose

Study of Pose

<br>The FDCI and WTC will initiate the process with online applications from aspiring models. Interestingly, to break the mould of perceived "perfection", it will be inclusive. So whether you are regular, petite, plus-size or transgender, everyone is welcome to apply.The fortunate 15...

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