DISCOVER THE CITY ANEW
EXHIBITION @ Studio3 Art Gallery
An exhibition of Paintings “The eternal city of Benaras” by artist Ashif Hossain will be displayed at the Studio3 Art Gallery, Veer Nariman Road, Churchgate. Ashif masterfully uses acrylic paint to create stunning scenes of Benaras in a multitude of shades. Ashif Hossain hails from Kolkata and his paintings predominately dwell on life.
Time: 11am to 6pm
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The Ultimate Women Entrepreneurs Carnival 2017 @ The Art Hub, Atria Mall, WORLI
FICCI Ladies Organization hosts FLO Mumbai Magic Bazaar 2017. The ladies organization of FICCI, this will be one big gala affair with 100 women entrepreneurs from across India. Clothing to Accessories, Home Furnishing to Spices, from bead bags to shoes from food specialties to artistic jewellery, the event will house all unique products under one roof. Demonstrations on Gond art, Warli art, saree draping workshop, wire art by, face shape analysis will keep the visitors immersed. The show also promises a combination of power packed activities like Workshops on latest trends like Bridal Tips, Talks and Live Demonstrations, Contests, Fashion Show and more at the 2-day carnival. The event will be honoured by Chief Guest, Karishma Kapoor.
Date: February 17 (11am) and 18
Indo-China Music Festival @ ROYAL OPERA HOUSE
To enhance Indo-China relations and improve cultural exchange, Musician's Federation of India (MFI) is hosting the second edition of “Silk Road", an Indo-China music concert tour that will be held at Charni Road, near the Girgaum Chowpatty beach. Eight artists from China will be performing with 3 Indian artists. Several popular and talented musicans like Cao Yanli, Chen Feng, Luo Zhangcheng, Chen Yuqi, Xie Dongxiao, Chen Yifei, Zheng Ce, will be performing at the festival. Free donor passes will be available at the venue.
Date: February 18
Raasta Bombay Presents Argenil @ ROHAN PLAZA
Make your way down to Raasta Bombay for a special evening by Argenil. Get yourself down on the dance floor, moving and grooving to the beats while you enjoy some delicious drinks. Creators of Hindustani House music, a new, unique genre of dance music blending Indian classical music and western EDM has already given Argenil widespread success. They have been featured on radio stations across the globe involving many European radio stations as well as over two dozen stations across North America.
Date: February 17 Time: 9 pm onwards
Talk on Art and Legal Framework @ PIRAMAL MUSEUM OF ART
The event will shed light on the nuances of the Indian legal system and its position on art sale transactions. The talk will be preceded by a Walk with the Curator. Legal expert Tejeshree Savara Mathur’s lecture will introduce the audience to Art Law and dwell on the rise of fakes in the art world, the issues of authentication that arise and the importance of due diligence while transacting art. Art Historian and Director of Piramal Art Foundation, Ashvin Rajagopalan’s lecture will focus on his experience in dealing with the Indian legal system as an art gallerist and director of an art foundation.
When: Feb 17
Time: 6:30pm to 8.30pm
Jazz Concert @ TATA THEATRE, NCPA
The romance and popularity of jazz classics like ‘Take Five’, ‘Satin Doll’, ‘Take the A Train’ and others will be brought to life in a concert. The band, led by India-based American bass player D Wood has a star-studded line-up comprising Australian tenor soprano saxophonist Mike Rivett and a rhythm section featuring Japanese drummer Ko Omura. Rivett is currently Australia's leading saxophone player and was awarded first place in Australia's National Jazz Awards. Omura is the most sought after drummer/percussionist in jazz-crazy Japan because of his versatility. D Wood, a veteran jazz musician on the Mumbai scene is a jazz master, player, arranger and mentor.
Date: February 18 Time: 7pm
Friyayy Ladies With DJ SIMORRISH Live? ?@ Escobar
Ladies, boogie-woogie all night long with friends and family listening to foot tapping music by Simorrrish, today. A night dedicated to the striking beauties of Mumbai, gulp down Kamikaze's shots and Sangria on the house till 11:30 p.m. Played alongside Alan Walker, Flo-rida, Kill the buzz, Yellow Claw etc. Simorrish are DJ's & music producers from India who have already made people dance at festivals, clubs and house parties of repute. From tougher, dirtier electro house on club floors, to pumpy Bollywood grooves, they venture into hip hop, rock, deep house etc.
An Ode to Lord Shiva @ NCPA
The evening will begin with vibrant Bharatanatyam performer – Pavitra Bhat. He has established the Pavitra Art Visual Institute (P.A.V.I.), Mumbai, and is a gold medalist in dance from Mumbai University. Shivarasa is a dance presentation about the nine emotions by the cosmic dancer in the form of Nataraja – the king of dance. Shiva, the cosmic dancer who performs the majestic tandava, is the lord of the rajasabha who dances to the beats of the damaru. Shivay by Anuj Mishra & Troupe Anuj Mishra is impanelled as an established artiste in ICCR and is the main member of the International Dance Council from Europe.
Date: February 17 Time: 7pm
Fresh Pix: Revelations @ NCPA
The film is about Shobha, a young Tamil woman, who lives in Kolkata with her husband Sekhar. She is grappling with tensions in her four-year-long marriage, which leads her to form a complex relationship with her new neighbour Manohar, a middle-aged reclusive Tamil man, who has a mysterious past of his own. Admission on a first-come-first-served basis.
Date: February 17
Time: 6:30 pm
GET MAD OVER DONUTS and win a YACHT TRIP!
One lucky winner from Mumbai gets to win an all-expenses paid yacht trip that will be anchored in the beautiful Arabian Sea, off the Gateway of India! Mad Over Donuts outlets will celebrate with three delicious new heart shaped donuts in stores, and if the stars are smiling on you, you could win an all-expenses paid yacht trip!
Date: Till February 21
EAT YOUR HEART OUT
Indulge in Burgers @ ZOOBAR
Burger lovers, here is the place to indulge in some juicy burgers! A delightful burger with a juicy patty and truckloads of cheese is what you must expect. Zoobar offers some freebies. Check into facebook and get some complimentary fries. You can even get a free mocktail by uploading an image on Instagram and adding location!
Time: 12pm - 7pm
Authentic Biryanis @ Umraan
Feast like a royal with authentic Awadhi stye biryanis at Umraan. Layered with a beautiful amalgamation of spices and traditional cooking methods like 'Dum', the bhuna biryani comprises of ten different spices slow roasted separately at distinct temperatures to ensure the best flavours are extracted from of all the ingredients. Topped with brown onions and fresh mint to accentuate the taste, the biryani offers a delightful experience to all the foodies.
Price: Rs. 270
EXCLUSIVE MEGA FASHION BONANZA
LIQVD ASIA, a leading digital marketing agency, has launched India’s First Ever Online Exhibition gateway - ExFirst.com in collaboration with iKarmik.com. To kick-start the initiative, the first exhibition will feature select designers and brands from the fashion and accessories industry. It will be an upscale, online exhibition providing a concise mix of carefully curated collections including Bridal, Trousseau, Resort Wear, Fusion and High-Street Prét. With participation of 150 successful designers.
Dates: February 17, 18 and 19
Learn Japanese Art of Flower Arrangement (Ikebana) @ Indo Japanese Association
Learn various styles of Ikebana : Rising form, Yosoi (Double vase), Moribana, slanting moribana, Heika,Rimpa and more styles.
Material : Vase, Pinholder and fresh flowers. Courses : Elementary, Secondary, Semi-Advanced and Advanced Teacher Training level.
Date: February 17
YOU KNEAD DONUTS @ Wisk by Cakesmiths
Learn how to make perfect, artisan-style donuts through a recreational class. On the menu are Gooey Dark Chocolate Ganache Donuts, White Chocolate Drizzle Donuts, Rich Dark Chocolate Donuts and Cinnamon Sugar Donuts. Expert pastry chefs will teach you tips and tricks. Registration closes 24 hours prior to the class date and time. Log on to wisk.cakesmiths.in or call 022 3021 3333.
Date: 18th February Time: 10 am to 2 pm
Price: INR 4,203.25/- (all inclusive)
WORKSHOP @ KJ Somaiya Comprehensive College of Education, VIDYAVIHAR
Computing plays a bigger role in the lives of young people today than ever before. Yet, there is a widespread lack of knowledge of what constitutes the core of computing. As a part of its national seminar to discuss “New Challenges and New Pedagogies for 21st Century Education”, K J Somaiya Comprehensive College of Education, Training and Research along with CSpathshala, is organising a workshop.
Date: February 17 Time: 2pm to 4:30pm
SHOP TILL YOU DROP
SHOP THE COOLEST @ THE STYLECRACKER NIGHT MARKET
Shop for the coolest fashion at the Mini Club House, Mahalakshmi Race Course; lifestyle and beauty brands with the help of StyleCracker personal stylists. Apart from the eclectic mix of over 80 designers handpicked by their in-house stylists the Night Market will also see an exclusive fashion show curated by StyleCracker showcasing the must-know trends from the upcoming SS 17 season. Free entry for all. Download the StyleCracker App to get access to exciting prizes! Flash the app at the entrance and enter fuss-free!
Date: February 18 and 19
Time: 2pm to midnight
‘Joules by Radhika' a Mumbai based designer jewellery brand gives you a meaningful symbol of love with its latest offering – ‘Beads and Tassels’ collection. Joules by Radhika specializes in stylish earrings & semi-precious neck pieces, allowing women to intensify their silhouettes through traditional and western designer jewellery. Handcrafted with high quality of semi precious stones, combined with fresh water and baroque pearls with animal figures. Available at www.shopjbr.com
Price: Rs. 3,500 onwards