TAPI

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Delve into facets of the collection through reviews, articles and press coverage.
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23.08.2022
First Post
The Shoemaker’s Stitch’ is a love letter to Gujarat’s Mochi community and its Aari work
19.08.2022
The Daily Guardian
The Shoemaker’s Stitch: Mochi Embroideries of Gujarat in the Tapi Collection
10.08.2022
The Wire
Exploring the Intricate Embroidery of Gujarat’s Historic Mochi Community
17.07.2022
Financial Express
The Shoemaker’s Stitch: Mochi Embroideries of Gujarat in the Tapi Collection
05.07.2022
authindia
The Shoemaker’s Stitch – A book carries the bygone story of cobbler’s craft from Gujarat
03.07.2022
Live Mint
'The forgotten story of an embroidery by India’s cobblers in The Shoemaker’s Stitch
04.03.2021
Times of India
Parsi Gara: A spinoff from Surat-China opium trade
18.11.2020
VOGUE
This collection of miniature paintings gives us a peek into the sensuality of 16th-19th century Indian art
07.11.2020
Devdiscourse
Indian miniature paintings subject of art historian Losty’s new book
07.11.2020
Business Standard
'Indian creativity in miniature: Book Review of Court & Courtship: Indian Miniatures in the Tapi Collection
07.11.2020
Hindustan Times
Indian Miniature paintings subject of art historian JP Losty’s new book
14.03.2019
Medium.com
The Look Book: when they saw us, and how!
14.09.2022
The Tribune
For the Company Bahadur
13.01.2019
Mumbai Mirror
Shilpa & Praful Shah have devoted their life to hand-crafted textiles and art that tell the India story
06.01.2019
Scroll.in
How the Indian everyman became a subject of art
28.12.2018
Quartz India
What did 19th century Indians do for a living? These paintings tell their stories
07.12.2018
Hindustan Times
Snapshots of life from over 200 years ago are on display at a city museum
2018
Gopika Nath
Masters of the Cloth: Exhibition of Trade Textiles from the Tapi Collection, Surat at the National Msueum, New Delhi
2018
Gopika Nath
Trade, Temple & Court: Indian Textiles from the Tapi Collection
15.08.2016
Tapestry & Design
Kashmir Shawls: The Tapi Collection
24.05.2015
The Telegraph online
History of a Weave
21.04.2015
Textile Society of America
Sahib, Bibi, Nawab: Baluchar Silks of Bengal
01.03.2015
The Free Library
Sahib, Bibi, Nawab: Baluchari Silks of Bengal 1750-1900
22.01.2015
The Tribune
The History of the Baluchar Saree
10.01.2015
NDTV.com
Sahib, Bibi & the Baluchari saree
13.12.2014
Mint
Bengal beauties
10.12.2014
Scroll.in
Women smoking hookahs? Saris from 19th century Bengal depict the rapidly modernising world
30.11.2014
DNA
Invoking the magic of lost weave: A Baluchari saree exhibition in Mumbai
14.06.2013
Business Standard
Trading Textile
17.01.2013
FASHION UNITED
Wendell Rodricks unveils book on Kashmir Shawls
07.01.2013
ArtDaily Book Review
Kashmir Shawls: The Tapi Collection
05.12.2012
India Infoline News Service
Saffronart hosts launch of the book Kashmir Shawl – The Tapi Collection
27.11.2012
The Saffronart Blog
The Tapi Collection Of Indian Textiles: An Interview with Shilpa Shah
10.08.2010
Wedding Sutra
Garas: Prized Possessions
06.12.2005
Rediff.com
Indian’s rich textile legacy
04.12.2005
The Tribune
Art & Soul – Woven Chants
21.11.2005
India Today
14.12.2002
The Times of India
UK historians weave strands of India’s textile history