by Shraddha Nair Apr 08, 2021
Based in New Delhi, the multi-talented artist Aditya Verma, known by the artist name Ratyaditya, talks to STIR about his painting, his music and finding your ‘sa’.
by Manu Sharma Apr 06, 2021
Chinese artist Ding Peng’s bleak vision of the future is explored through his art practice.
by Rahul Kumar Mar 31, 2021
Artist Shilo Shiv Suleman discusses feminism and social justice through her multi-disciplinary practice that straddles art and activism.
by Dilpreet Bhullar Mar 18, 2021
Peruvian contemporary performance and installation artist, Cecilia Paredes, underscores the reality of relocation and assimilation through her in an effort to not lose one’s identity.
by Dilpreet Bhullar Mar 09, 2021
Immersive and experiential public art installations by the collective LeuWebb Projects, led by Christine Leu and Alan Webb, draw a balance between creativity and criticality.
by Shraddha Nair Mar 04, 2021
The exhibition at Odunpazari Modern Museum in Turkey brings together over 30 international and Turkish artists, while inviting the viewers to reflect on the past, present and future.
by Rahul Kumar Jan 20, 2021
STIR interviews Abhishek Poddar on the recent launch of MAP and his vision to present varied forms of Indian art and crafts under one roof.
by Shraddha Nair Jan 18, 2021
At her first exhibition in Belgium, traveller and artist Anna Boghuigian shares a series of her old and new installation works.
by Manu Sharma Jan 16, 2021
American painter Gregory Jacobsen takes STIR on a journey through his corpulent and violent realm.
by Jones John Jan 09, 2021
The Absurd Beauty of Space at the Hamburger Kunsthalle self-consciously attempts at integrating architectural contexts within its curation.
by Dilpreet Bhullar Dec 22, 2020
The sixth edition of ASIA NOW: Paris Asian Art Fair at Avenue Hoche focussed on Indian art scene with leading Indian artists on its list.
by Shraddha Nair Dec 18, 2020
Jonathan Sims creates a dark gallery space, allowing the light-based artworks to shine in their own light at HoloCenter in Long Island City.
by Jones John Nov 26, 2020
Through the works of eight Southeast Asian artists, the Singaporean art gallery grapples with the complex colonial histories of photography and their continued influence today.
by Shraddha Nair Nov 04, 2020
STARS brings together Yayoi Kusama, Takashi Murakami, Lee Ufan, Tatsuo Miyajima, Yoshimoto Nara and Hiroshi Sugimoto, exploring the arc of post war contemporary art in Japan.
by Shraddha Nair Oct 01, 2020
A creator who started off as a musician, Bolton began to develop immersive visuals for some of the biggest musicians globally. He talks to STIR about his developing practice.
by Sukanya Garg Sep 05, 2020
Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama’s immersive polka-dotted, phallic-sculptured infinity room - Love is Calling - is a culmination of her journey towards the sublime.
by Meghna Mehta Sep 03, 2020
STIR X LOCO Design pair Dutch designer Maarten Baas with Indian artists Jiten Thukral and Sumir Tagra who discuss breaking barriers of defining one’s self and one’s practice.
by Rahul Kumar Sep 02, 2020
In an exclusive interview with STIR, Roobina Karode looks back at her journey to evolve KNMA into a world-class museum and shares her views on the role of arts.
by Sukanya Garg Jul 31, 2020
STIR speaks to Daehyung Lee, the Artistic Director of CONNECT-BTS, a global project at the crossroads of music and new media art in London, Berlin, Buenos Aires, Seoul and New York.
by Rahul Kumar Jul 24, 2020
On the 95th birth anniversary of Tyeb Mehta, STIR presents an exclusive interview with Sakina Mehta, wife of the late artist, who takes us down the memory lane.
by Shraddha Nair Jul 21, 2020
In part three of the series, STIR speaks with TGC's game designer Atlas Chen to discover the story behind the endeavour to bring compassion into video games through gameplay.
by Shraddha Nair Jul 08, 2020
The first in the series of eight stories examines video games as a formal media in the purview of contemporary art.
by Shraddha Nair Jul 07, 2020
Young Indian artist Sarah Naqvi talks about the limitations of labels, her exploration of media and her current work at the De Ateliers Residency in the Netherlands.
by STIRworld Jul 07, 2020
STIR X LOCO Design present candid conversations among creative professionals across geographical borders and creative disciplines of architecture, design, art and beyond.
by Sukanya Garg Jun 26, 2020
STIR in conversation with the curators of the osloBIENNALEN, Norway, which will explore new formats in the arts ecosystem over a course of five years, from 2019 to 2024.
by Rahul Kumar Jun 17, 2020
STIR speaks to the trio of New Delhi-based Raqs Media Collective about the forthcoming Triennale in Japan, focusing on its curatorial framework and relevance in current times.
by Shraddha Nair Jun 16, 2020
STIR looks at contemporary artist Sajid Wajid Shaikh’s creative practice thriving during the global pandemic.
by Shraddha Nair Jun 10, 2020
Artist Daniel Popper talks to STIR about his motivations to create shared spaces for people through installation artworks, which bring together nature and sculpture.
by Shraddha Nair May 19, 2020
STIR takes a deep dive into the artistic practice of one of its favourite finalists for the ‘Sovereign Asian Art Prize 2020’. Part 1 of 3 discovers Japanese artist Katsumi Hayakawa.
by Sukanya Garg May 12, 2020
STIR in conversation with Korean artist Yiyun Kang whose latest installation Beyond the Scene in Seoul is part of BTS’s global public art initiative involving 22 artists.
by John Jervis May 11, 2020
John Jervis writes about the people and ideas that shaped the world’s most successful art gallery, and how it will need to find a new approach in a world of reduced tourism.
by Sukanya Garg Apr 23, 2020
In her latest solo, Silently, at the Centre for Contemporary Art in New Delhi, artist Pooja Iranna talks about encroachment and urban overgrowth, urging for ecological redressal.
by Rahul Kumar Apr 17, 2020
Artist Vibha Galhotra employed traditional processes and urban media at her solo show in New York that referenced the impact of human actions on the ecology.
by Sukanya Garg Apr 13, 2020
German artist Mischa Kuball, the winner of STIR UP 2020 contest for his light art installation DYS(U)TOPIA, urges to rethink the future of society in these dystopian times.
by Shraddha Nair Mar 23, 2020
Speaking with STIR, Chevalier takes us through his artistic journey which grew alongside the development of technology through the turn of the century.
by Sukanya Garg Mar 21, 2020
STIR in conversation with Alwar Balasubramaniam about the nature-based processes, techniques and conceptual narratives in his work, at the Talwar Gallery in New Delhi.
by Shraddha Nair Feb 26, 2020
The Singapore Biennale, on till March 22, is an exciting adventure for contemporary art lovers, featuring works from upcoming and award-winning artists from across the world.
by Jincy Iype Feb 22, 2020
The inauguration of the museum in Shunde, featuring an oculus skylight and a double helix staircase, has been postponed due to the Coronavirus outbreak in China.
by Sukanya Garg Feb 10, 2020
STIR speaks to artist Mirpuri, whose exhibition Dear Women at Method Art Space in Mumbai addressed the themes of trauma, pain and the subsequent healing undergone by women.
by Rahul Kumar Jan 28, 2020
Contemporary Indian artist takes STIR on a special guided tour of the monumental show, his solo in five years, at the Famous Studios in Mumbai.
by Rahul Kumar Jan 27, 2020
An exclusive preview-interview with contemporary artist Marcel Dzama at India Art Fair, the biggest art event in New Delhi, to be held from January 30 - February 2, 2020.
by Sukanya Garg Jan 03, 2020
The international art fair (January 17-19, 2020), with a line-up of 99 leading galleries, will feature 23 galleries from Taiwan while providing exposure to a growing number of artists.