ART & DESIGN

Dutch Golden Age Period

The Dutch Golden Age was a period in the history of the Netherlands, roughly spanning the 17th century, in which Dutch trade, science, military, and art were among the most acclaimed in the world. The first section is characterized by the Thirty Years’ War, which ended in 1648. The Golden Read more…

By Varun Yadav, ago
ART & DESIGN

SoCultures Magazine March-April 2019

SoCultures presents again a very precious and informative issue.  This issue explores our beautiful world and gets inspiration from cultures and incredible culture curators from the world over. There are stories of excellence and innovation in different fields of creativity- art, music, heritage, architecture etc. As someone has said, “Everything Read more…

By So Cultures, ago
ART & DESIGN

Culture Curators! Art!!! Henry Geldzahler was once described as ‘the most powerful and controversial art curator alive’. A true cultural curator… Henry Geldzahler (July 9, 1935 – August 16, 1994) was a Belgian-born American curator  of contemporary art in the late 20th century, as well as a historian and critic of modern art.  The revered culture curator is best known for Read more…

By So Cultures, ago
ART & DESIGN

Some glimpses of Origami workshop

So Cultures was elated when Santhrupthy Das, the Origami artist, was excited and happy and wrote on her facebook wall….     “Teacher says, and I quote, “Allow yourself to engage in an artistic frivolous endeavour. Appreciate the subtleties of the beautiful things in life.” Maybe I don’t understand all of it today, Read more…

By So Cultures, ago