The Drip blazer has been constructed using a Vintage Ralph lauren blazer and is reversible, the dual tone pants are made using 2 trousers

Grandma Would Approve

A label with zero waste practice, Grandma Would Approve up-cycles, restores and reconstructs vintage couture handpicked from fashion haunts across the world.

A Voyage of Seemingly Propulsive Speed and an Apparent Absolute Stillness

Gallery Ark’s exhibit brings together politics of perception and identity, through the work of artists Arshad Hakim, Moonis Ahmad Shah and Sarasija Subramanian.

All Things Frida

In celebration of Frida Kahlo’s birthday, we present a Platform edit of books, films and other mediums that have memorialised the legacy of the iconic artist.

'And suddenly you know: it's time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.'

Meister Eckhart

Short Take

Short Take

Gurinder Chadha

Contextualise yourself in one line?

Happy, fun, focused and here to do a job.

First memory of cinema?
Going to see the Wizard of Oz and being extremely disappointed when it was black and white and then it suddenly turned to colour!

If a movie is made about your life, whom would you like to see direct it?
Kathryn Bigelow.

If someone wrote a biography about you, what would the title be?
Anyone Can Cook Aloo Gobi.

*from the archive

  • pg. 22


    Dialogue 1

    Amitav Ghosh: Caught in a Daydream

  • pg. 48


    Profile 1

    Jagdip Jagpal: Fair Play

  • pg. 36


    Dialogue 2

    Inside the Writers' Room: Alankrita Shrivastava

  • pg. 34


    Dialogue 2

    Inside the Writers' Room: Varun Grover

  • pg. 136


    Design 2

    Saurabh Mahajan: Nimboo

  • pg. 52


    Profile 2

    NIkhil Chopra: The Artist and The Act

  • pg. 56


    Profile 3

    Prashant Nair: Tryst with Destiny

  • pg. 118


    Film 1

    Ronny Sen: Cat Sticks

  • pg. 96



    Vikram Kushwah: The Education I Never Had

  • pg. 60


    Visual Story

    Let's Art

  • pg. 173


    Name Place Animal Thing

    Kalki Koechlin: At Home With

  • pg. 186


    Samyukta Nair: Jamavar & Bombay Bustle