Parvati Pillai

Having spearheaded design at Chumbak, Parvati's illustrations and animations backed by the simplest of philosophies, continue to bring a smile to people's faces.

The Cinema Travellers

Photographer Amit Madheshiya explores the dwindling culture of the travelling cinema.

kalakaarihaath

An architectural and design blend like no other, kalakaarihaath works with craftsmen across the the country to build elements inspired by traditional handicrafts.


PROFILE OF THE WEEK

Untitled Co.

Meet Untitled Co - a new label by Rinzin Lama and Shenali Sema with an unmissable punch of flavours.


The Cinema Travellers | Image Courtesy: Amit Madheshiya and PHOTOINK
The Cinema Travellers | Image Courtesy: Amit Madheshiya and PHOTOINK
The Cinema Travellers | Image Courtesy: Amit Madheshiya and PHOTOINK
The Cinema Travellers | Image Courtesy: Amit Madheshiya and PHOTOINK
The Cinema Travellers | Image Courtesy: Amit Madheshiya and PHOTOINK
The Cinema Travellers | Image Courtesy: Amit Madheshiya and PHOTOINK
The Cinema Travellers | Image Courtesy: Amit Madheshiya and PHOTOINK
The Cinema Travellers | Image Courtesy: Amit Madheshiya and PHOTOINK
The Cinema Travellers | Image Courtesy: Amit Madheshiya and PHOTOINK

The Koniac Net at Sofar, Bombay

Photo Courtesy: Sofar, Bombay

Sofar Sounds

Stripped down music for an audience that's actually in attendance to just listen, Sofar Sounds is a grassroots network upholding the essence of live music.


I feel an actor is lying if he is not putting a part of himself in the character he plays.

Ali Fazal, Actor

Short Take

Short Take

Masaba Gupta, Fashion Designer

Contextualize yourself in one line.
Trying to find some sun in a shady place.  

First memory of Fashion.
Sabyasachi sitting in the front row at my show. 

One thing that a designer is not.
Taken Seriously. Sometimes.

Three things people will be surprised to know about Masaba Gupta?
I HATE going out. I cry easily. I love keeping my house clean and calling people home


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Design Issue [2017]

  • pg. 25

    Listed

    Rukminee Guha Thakurta. Dhara Jain. Sumant Jayakrishnan.

  • pg. 19

    Cover Story

    V. Sunil and Mohit Jayal unfurl their design sensibilities.

  • pg. 33

    Forecast - New Boys On The Block

    Pratik Ghosh. Sajid Wajid Shaikh. Ramakrishna Saiteja. Young turks.

  • pg. 41

    Photo Essay

    Photographer Randhir Singh shifts his lens to Ahmedabad.

  • pg. 61

    Literature

    Poet Rupi Kaur on her second book, the sun and her flowers.

  • pg. 64

    Inform

    Jim Sarbh. The Madhatter. We get to know the man.

  • pg. 68

    Fashion

    Rinzin Lama and Shenali Sema tell us about their label, Untitled Co.

  • pg. 70

    Film

    Mostofa Sarwar Farooki on his debut film, No Bed of Roses.

  • pg. 80

    Photography

    Sweet Life by Sohrab Hura is haunting and beautiful. We take a look.

  • pg. 94

    Life is Gucci

    Bharat Sikka captures Gucci and its creative language.

  • pg. 140

    Centrestage

    Ali Fazal on his debut Hollywood venture, Victoria & Abdul.

  • pg. 146

    3 Minutes

    We dig into the lesser known side of designer Masaba Gupta.