Building a Private Art Museum
On today’s episode, we speak to one of India’s most prominent collectors, someone who after several decades of collecting ting, decided to go one generous step forward and share his private collection with the community in the form of a museum. Abhishek Poddar shares his journey within the Indian art world starting with his early steps as a young collector, riddled with several fascinating incidents and serendipitous encounters. He tells us about the adventures involved in getting the Museum of Art and Photography, MAP, as it is popularly known that houses his private collection, off the ground.
Art of the Matter
The topic of art is usually presented using a highly academic approach. Art, however, is meant to embrace and welcome, motivate and stimulate, and every once in a while, challenge one’s sensibilities. These fas ... ascinating aspects that should be informative,