Month: July 2019

Kuldeep Singh

Profiled Artist: Kuldeep Singh

Kuldeep Singh (b. India), is a multi-disciplinary artist using his intensive, decade long training in Indian dance form Odissi to deconstructs components in movement and acting, sound/percussive mnemonics and spatial arrangements as re-arranged fragments…

Cool Indian Treats

Cool Indian Treats to Beat Summer Heat

Given the Indian climate, it’s no surprise that Indian cuisine offers many delicious ways to cool off. Sweet, chilled desserts and drinks (and combinations of the two) are a mainstay throughout the…

Anil Jayachandran

Profiled Artist: Anil Jayachandran

Anil Jayachandran is an Indian artist who works mainly with oil on canvas, approaching subjects in vivid colors and bold strokes. Jayachandran draws inspiration from nature and his stays in Egypt, Dubai,…

Jameela Jamil's Crusade

Jameela Jamil’s Crusade Against Body Shamers

For most Americans, Jameela Jamil first attracted attention as Tahani Al-Jamil, a stuck-up, elitist British socialite on NBC’s The Good Place. Although that role was her first in Hollywood, Jamil actually started her career…

Harpreet Kaur Wins Emmy

Harpreet Kaur Becomes the first Sikh female Emmy winner

Harpreet Kaur, known for making documentaries such as ‘The Widow Colony’ and ‘A Little Revolution,’ reportedly became the first Sikh woman to have won an Emmy award for a documentary on a…
Swapna Das

The Captivating Worlds of Artist Swapna Das

Growing up in a typical middle-class Indian family, Swapna Das never imagined she would travel the world or become a professional artist. When she got into the University of Delhi’s College of Art, her…