Contemporary Indian art is the medium that chronicles the ever expanding awareness of India, in tandem with the rise of globalisation and technology. Owing to India’s ancient artistic legacy the inventory of knowledge that the artists are privy to, it extols an artistic blend of truth when amalgamated with the futuristic expressions of the 21st century.
The awareness about art spawning from India has never been as prevalent as it is today, a higher number of private and government backed initiatives justifies this thought. Therefore the importance of Contemporary Indian artists and their practices are valued in great stead all over the globe.
Astaguru has been on the forefront of the contemporary art culture in India.
After having created multiple national as well as international records for Indian contemporary artists, the premium online auction house diversified the existing contemporary portfolio by including the works of some of Southeast Asia’s most exciting and talented names during the course of their debut Southeast Asian Contemporary art auction that took place in the year 2018.
Following suit this year Astaguru’s is geared to curate a bigger version for SEA art auction in the month of August, 2019.
Astaguru’s research based curating approach ensures that the lots presented are relevant and in their truest sense encompass the spirit of Contemporary art. The driving force behind Astaguru’s ethos and endeavours is Tushar Sethi.
He intertwined his business acumen with his passion for Indian art. Under his leadership, Astaguru has expanded its portfolio by venturing into exciting categories such as Southeast Asian Contemporary Art, Vintage Jewellery, Celebrity Memorabilia, Indian Antiques, Rare Books, Numismatic etc.