During the first semester of the course, we have visited two artists’ studios – Atul Dodiya’s and Reena Saini Kallat’s. Both studios were impressively large and awe-inspiring spaces. Ironically, in a city which seems sometimes to crowd in a dizzying claustrophobic breathlessness, these open spaces that allows the artist to breathe took our breath away.… Continue reading Rendezvous with an Artist: Reena Saini Kallat
There were four goals in May that I completed but did not yet blog about. One of them I will not reveal just yet. There is a corresponding secret goal attached to it for the month of June. And I will reveal the big secret once I have no need for superstitious secrecy. The other goal… Continue reading Step by Step
Goal # 6 for 6th May: Organise Desk Truth be told, this goal is not yet fully complete. I have indeed cleaned the dust and Simba’s hair from everything on the desk, and I sorted out what was meant to be kept and threw out what was no longer in use or of use. But,… Continue reading bouquets of sharpened pencils
Ever since I can remember, I have felt the need for something that pushes my boundaries. Especially after abandoning my 101 goals in 1001 days, I have been lazy, listless, and under-productive. Beginning of this year, in January, a group of macrame artists on Facebook hosted a 30 day challenge. I happened to join the… Continue reading 30 Day Challenge
My (parent’s) apartment is being renovated. And today the workers installed the jazzy new main door. The top still needs to be covered with a glass frame. We hope to move in sometime soon, if the work continues at this pace!
I swam at this beach in Nago on my last day in Okinawa.