Friday 29 September 2023

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Culture | Art

Goa's Art & Culture Dept sets up world record with 4 ISO certifications

Art and Culture Department of Goa government has bagged the biggest international honour of being the first government department in the world to achieve ISO certification in four different sectors. READ

Souza's nude work sold for Rs 6.57 Cr

A nude art work by F N Souza topped Osian's recent art auction, fetching Rs 6.57 crore in net sales. READ

Mario Miranda no more

Renowned cartoonist Mario Miranda, immortalised by his depiction of Goan life and his humorous take on the world around him, passed away at his residence near here today. He was 85. READ

Eminent painters to paint in 4 Portuguese mansions

The four Portuguese-era mansions here have turned into art workshops for the nationally acclaimed artists during the Art Festival that commenced in Goa last week. READ

Pundalik Naik Natya Mahotsav from today

Goa will celebrate one of its most versatile and popular drama writer Pundalik Naik by holding performances of his award winning plays at five different places simultenously, beginning from today. READ

Karnad withdraws resignation; no assurance given: CM

Noted playwright and actor Girish Karnad withdrew his resignation from the Goa Development Council, after chief minister Digambar Kamat spoke to him. READ

Karnad protests over saffron attacks, quits 'Vision Goa' council

Renowned actor and playwright Girish Karnad has resigned from Goa's Golden Jubilee Development Council. READ

Christian Art Museum, a major attraction

India's first museum of Christian art has become a centre of focus these days with the exposition of relics of St Francis Xavier undergoing at old Goa. This 43-day-long decennial exposition will have art lovers ... READ

Goa dresses up for kite festival

The third three-day international kite festival, a carnival of colour will be held at Miramar beach near Panaji from December 10 to 12.“Light is in the East, come fly in it,” is the global message ... READ