Weekend Art Digest: Vol. 21

Hand-picked content from the world of art for your weekend reading and viewing.

Art + Design -

Kamu Iyer, Bombay’s last great architect, passed away last week. Architect and poet Mustansir Dalvi’s heartfelt tribute in The Wire offers a valuable glimpse into his life and his lasting contributions.


Still not convinced about ‘street art’? Perhaps if you asked our cave-dwelling ancestors, they would beg to differ. A refreshing take in The Guardian about the merits and relevance of this notorious and controversial form. 


As Tantra sinks deeper and deeper into the stereotypes of sex and the wellness industry, a new show by the British Museum aims to shatter these cliches and offers a refreshing look at its revolutionary philosophy and its contribution to visual culture. A detailed review by The Guardian


Studio Ghibli has started making hundreds of high-res frames from its beloved movies available for download. Their only request? Just apply common sense while using them. Head over to Hyperallergic for all the details! 

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