ZimSculpt : Modern Zimbabwean stone sculpture exhibition at the Dallas Arboretum

Summer at the Dallas Arboretum is beautiful with the gardens brimming with colorful summer blooms and beautiful water features around to cool off. This summer is extra special as the garden is dotted with special sculptures – known as Shona sculpture, these contemporary pieces can be as large as seven Read More …

Art Uncorked : An artsy afternoon in Plano, painting and arranging Flowers

We got to spend a fun afternoon at Bottle & Bottega Plano sipping on some Fuzi wine and munching on delicious cakeballs by Amazeballz while we got artsy.  Bottle & Bottega is a beautiful art studio located in Preston Park Village in Plano.  You can channel you inner Monet or Picasso Read More …

Get your Art on : Spring 2017 Art Festivals around DFW

Whether you are sidewalk chalk artist or an accomplished artist Spring is a good time to be in Dallas. The weather is breezy and beautiful, blue bonnets are blooming filling up the medians and sidewalks. Texans love to maximize on the balmy weather this time of the year – be Read More …

Arizona Biltmore : The Jewel of the Desert

I was fascinated with The Arizona Biltmore, when I learnt about the history and the unique art works at the resort so decided to join the resort’s tour to understand the resort’s secrets, read on to see how my fascination with the hotel is justified and why it is called the Jewel Read More …

The man and his mountain : Paul Cezanne and Sainte-Victoire

Paul Cezanne painted the Sainte-Victoire mountain over 60 times Aix-en-Provence is a quaint town that is full of French countryside charm, colorful Provencal markets, Plane tree line streets where every fountain holds a secret, each mansion house has a story to tell. Cézanne’s colors are all around you, you’ll actually feel like Read More …

DMA Nights : A date with Jackson Pollock

Jackson Pollock is one of the most influential and provocative American artist of the twentieth century.  Pollock perfected his revolutionary drip technique somewhere between 1947 and 1950.  Hovering over a large piece of canvas stretched out on his studio floor, he poured, dripped and flicked paint from the end of Read More …

Tate Modern, London : A lesson in Cubism

Tate Modern was on my must do list for London trip. It is home to several of Pablo Picasso – the father of Modern Art’s paintings etching and sketches.  The art gallery houses UK’s largest collection of modern and contemporary art including Kandinsky, Dali, Picasso, Braque and many more. Tate Modern In December 1992 the Tate Trustees announced Read More …

Picasso Museum Barcelona : More than meets the Eye… Or Eyes in wrong places!

The highlight of our visit to Spain last summer was to see the Gaudi masterpieces and the Picasso museum in Barcelona. I wanted the kids and Mr. Suburbia for that matter to see Pablo Picasso’s early works and the evolution of the great master of modern art. They know Picasso Read More …

Musee de l’Orangerie : A museum walk

We all love Paris for the café culture, shopping, famous landmarks and but mostly for the wonderful museums.  From the Louvre to Musee del l’Armee .. there is so much to see, learn and experience…  I love Musee de l’Orangerie’s compact size perfect for visits with kids, everyone knows the famous Read More …