The Noble Sage Art Gallery

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The Noble Sage Art Collection is a London contemporary art gallery, opened by Jana Manuelpillai in 2006.[1][2] Commercial art gallery opened to specialise exclusively in Indian, Sri Lankan and Pakistani contemporary art. The majority of their collection are paintings, sculpture and works on paper from South India – Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Karnataka. Collection now located in Belsize Park in North London, it represents over 40 artists and its collection includes more than 500 artworks. [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9]

Exhibitions[edit]

Asian Arthouse Film Night[edit]

Since June 2007, The Noble Sage has been screening films from the Indian Subcontinent. Films screened:

Asian Literary Evenings[edit]

The Noble Sage has hosted literary evenings highlighting Asian writers and poets.[14] They include:

Sources[edit]

  • Indian Art Since The Early 40s - A search For Identity, Cholamandal Artists' Handicrafts Association, Janatha Press, 1974
  • Contemporary Indian Art, Glenbarra art Museum Collection, Japan, 1993
  • Iromie Wijewardena Paintings, Gamini Jaisinghe, Sarvodaya Vishwa Lekha Publications, 2006
  • Major Trends in Indian Art, Rm. Palaniappan, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi, 1997

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ Shirlaw, Andrew (December 2006). "The draughtsman at the Noble Sage". The Archer. Retrieved 5 February 2011. 
  2. ^ Manuelpillai, Jana (15 May 2006). "Indian art comes to London". Asians in Media. Retrieved 5 February 2011. 
  3. ^ "Desi DNA South Asian Art - Gallery owner Jana Manuelpillai". BBC Asian Network Desidna. Retrieved 2011-02-05. 
  4. ^ "Sri Lanka art exhibition in London". BBC Sinhala. 12 November 2007. Retrieved 2011-02-05. 
  5. ^ "The Noble Sage Art Gallery - Barnet, London Arts & Culture Reviews". TrustedPlaces. Retrieved 2011-02-05. 
  6. ^ The Saatchi Gallery. "The Noble Sage Art Gallery". Saatchi-gallery.co.uk. Retrieved 2011-02-05. 
  7. ^ "Never alone but together@The Noble Sage Art Gallery | The Asian News - menmedia.co.uk". The Asian News. 2008-08-11. Retrieved 2011-02-05. 
  8. ^ "mattersofart: Priyantha Weerasurya's Solo at the Noble Sage". Mattersofart.blogspot.com. 2009-06-13. Retrieved 2011-02-05. 
  9. ^ "(AIM) Magazine | » Controversial Pakistani artist comes to London". Asians in Media. 2007-06-13. Retrieved 2011-02-05. 
  10. ^ "Never alone but together@The Noble Sage Art Gallery". Asian News. August 11, 2008. Retrieved 5 February 2011. 
  11. ^ "'The beating heart of Kerala'". Asian News. 21 January 2009. Retrieved 5 February 2011. 
  12. ^ "The vibrant world of Asia". Hendon & Finchley Times. 10 June 2010. Retrieved 5 February 2011. 
  13. ^ "'Fire' To Screen At The Noble Sage Art Gallery As Part Of 'She India'". 4RFV. 14 September 2007. Retrieved 5 February 2011. 
  14. ^ "A South Indian Storytelling Journey". ClickWalla. Retrieved 5 February 2011. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 51°29′26″N 0°09′32″W / 51.4906°N 0.1589°W / 51.4906; -0.1589

Artists shown in The Noble Sage Art Collection[edit]