Ripple effect

Two contemporary creators, Zishaan K Latif and Sahil Vasudeva, on how water flows through their filmmaking, photography and music practice

Madras Talkies – Reading List

Titles from the Sarmaya library that will draw you further into the heart of Tamil Nadu’s culture through music, architecture, photography and art

Means of Transport and Music and Dance

This print is from Auguste Racinet’s “Le Costume Historique,” (Paris, circa 1880).  Auguste Racinet’s ‘Le Costume Historique’, published in France between 1876 and 1888, was the most extensive costume study ever attempted for its time. The six-volume work is highly peculiar in its details and attempts to cover the history of style from around the world,… Read more »

Beyoncé & Jay-Z at the Louvre

How did two of the biggest stars in the world manage to pull off a secret shoot at one of the busiest museums in the world? Some of the logistics are explained in this video. Plus, we enjoyed this guide by The Guardian to some of the artwork featured in ‘Apesh*t’ by the Carters—click here to… Read more »