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

    Literature

    Dialogue 1

    Amitav Ghosh: Caught in a Daydream

  • pg. 48

    Art

    Profile 1

    Jagdip Jagpal: Fair Play

  • pg. 36

    Film

    Dialogue 2

    Inside the Writers' Room: Alankrita Shrivastava

  • pg. 34

    Film

    Dialogue 2

    Inside the Writers' Room: Varun Grover

  • pg. 136

    Design

    Design 2

    Saurabh Mahajan: Nimboo

  • pg. 52

    Art

    Profile 2

    NIkhil Chopra: The Artist and The Act

  • pg. 56

    Film

    Profile 3

    Prashant Nair: Tryst with Destiny

  • pg. 118

    Film

    Film 1

    Ronny Sen: Cat Sticks

  • pg. 96

    Art

    Photography

    Vikram Kushwah: The Education I Never Had

  • pg. 60

    Fashion

    Visual Story

    Let's Art

  • pg. 173

    Lifestyle

    Name Place Animal Thing

    Kalki Koechlin: At Home With

  • pg. 186

    ELD

    Samyukta Nair: Jamavar & Bombay Bustle