PHOTOGRAPHY: KARAN VAID

Rising and Shining Jaago by Lifafa

Suryakant Sawhney’s new album heralds change and closes distances.

INTERVIEW OF THE WEEK

Ashvin Kumar in a still from the film

Valley of Heartbreak
 No Fathers In Kashmir, Ashvin Kumar

In conversation with the director of one of the most controversial and critically acclaimed movies of this year so far.


PROFILE OF THE WEEK

Tanushri Shukla Chindi

To find a lasting solution to the problem of textile and fashion waste, a group of thinkers, makers, doers and designers came together to create the label Chindi.


SHORT TAKE

SHORT TAKE

Masaba Gupta

Describe 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.

An event from the past that has most influenced you?
I once asked a friend what I should do with my career when I was 17 and she said, ‘You are just aggressive. So don’t know what you can do with that. I showed her. Obviously.

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.


'Watch any televised street protest and march, the younger generation of consumers wear their heart on their sleeves, literally. Their clothes announce to the world how unique they are and what they stand for.'

Bandana Tewari

Celebrating Music

Three music festivals to look forward to this month.

Raju Baraiya

The recipient of the 8th edition of the ‘Emerging Artist of the Year’ award by the Glenfiddich Artists in Residence programme.


FASHION ISSUE 2019

  • pg. 19

    Fashion

    Retrospective

    THE FASHION OF NOW: Miroslava Duma, Bandana Tewari, Manish Arora

  • pg. 33

    Fashion

    Forecast

    Wajahat Rather, Shreya & Priyal Mewara, Viraj & Vishesh Khanna

  • pg. 45

    Film

    Talent

    Ridham Janve: The Gold Laden Sheep

  • pg. 50

    Design

    Talent

    Tanushree Shukla, Lijo John Mathew & Madhushitha Aravind, Malaika Carr

  • pg. 56

    Inform

    Umeed Mistry: The Man with Gills

  • pg. 58

    Music

    Talent

    No Honey: Abhilasha, Keshav & Suyash

  • pg. 60

    Art

    Talent

    Amshu Chukki: The Tour, Onomatopoeia & Other Works

  • pg. 72

    Literature

    Extract

    The Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters by Balli Kaur Jaiswal

  • pg. 79

    Film

    Life's Realities

    Three Identical Strangers by Tim Wardle

  • pg. 84

    Film

    Interview

    Vasan Bala

  • pg. 86

    3 Minutes

    Jim Sarbh

  • pg. 90

    Lifestyle

    Travelogue

    Narendra Bhawan Bikaner, Atlantis The Palm and Chambal.