Art Satva Magazine

Art Satva is a collective of events, opinions, essays and stories on art and artists that shape our cultural history. The online magazine strives to curate information on artistic practices and pursuits that will inspire, engage and activate a wider appreciation of the arts.
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Tanya Mendonsa

“What I propose, readers, is to take you on a journey backwards, to those happy days when a poem illuminated the universe, or to unhappy days transformed by a story that took you into another world.” Read More
Tanya Mendonsa
poet, artist, columnist

Masterpieces Of The Rose Empire

‘The Rose Empire’ by the Louvre Museum at Lens is an ode to the Qajar dynasty of Iran. The exhibition, the first of its kind in France, displays over 400 works – many of them making their debut appearance in the world – dedicated to the magnificent art of the glorious sovereigns who ruled Iran from 1786 to 1925.

The Dissidence Doctrine

Riyas Komu showcased Holy Shiver, a solo exhibition responding to a State in deliberate conflict with its founding principles. The title ‘Holy Shiver’ is a reference to the conceptual strand discussed by the Nobel Prize winning ethologist, Konrad Lorenz.

URU Art Harbour

A Riveting space full of artful possibilities, this center of arts is a gamechanger. Another pioneering initiative by Riyas Komu and his able team that will breach new ground for art in India.

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