Category Archives: publication

TREASURES OF THE DECCAN
JEWELS OF THE NIZAM

Authors Usha R Balakrishnan and Deepthi Sasidharan offer a glimpse into the opulent court of the Nizams of Hyderabad in the first part of a two volume work “Treasures of the Deccan: Jewels of the Nizams “. Published by Graf Media in 2018, this seminal book explores one of the most exquisite collection of jewels […]

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MAHARANIS
WOMEN OF ROYAL INDIA

This unique book, edited by Abhishek Poddar & Nathaniel Gaskell, presents a rare collection of portraits of royal women in India from the mid-19th to the mid-20th century. Pramod Kumar KG’s contribution in this book provides a historical perspective of royal portraits in India. Published in 2015 by Mapin Publishing, this book was produced in […]

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AMRAPALI MUSEUM JAIPUR

This catalogue of select pieces was released along with the inauguration of the Amrapali Museum in Jaipur, in January 2018. The Amrapali Museum was curated by the Managing Director of Eka, Pramod Kumar KG. This museum is dedicated to the vast and varied collection of traditional jewellery acquired by the founders of Amrapali Jewels, Mr. […]

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RAJA DEEN DAYAL
THE STUDIO ARCHIVES FROM THE IGNCA COLLECTION

This book was an accompaniment to the exhibition ‘Raja Deen Dayal: The Studio Archives from the IGNCA Collection’ in November 2010. The exhibition showcased the photographic material and studio artefacts from the Studio Archives of the renowned photographer Raja Deen Dayal, that was acquired by the Cultural Archives of IGNCA. Curated by Jyotindra Jain and […]

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Indira: A Life of Courage

With a foreword by Smt. Sonia Gandhi, and authored by Deepthi Sasidharan and Pramod Kumar KG (Co-founders of Eka), the book Indira- A Life of Courage published by Harper Collins India, was brought out on the occasion of the 100th Birth Anniversary of India’s former and only female Prime Minister. The book was accompanied by […]

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Bhartiya Lok Kala Mandal, Udaipur

A pioneering cultural institution of Udaipur, the Bharatiya Lok Kala Mandal preserves and celebrates the folk traditions of Rajasthan, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh. Established in 1952, the institution’s mandate is to propagate folk dances, literature and other arts.

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Kasturbha Lalbhai Museum, Ahmedabad

The Sanjay & Jayashree Lalbhai Collection is a private collection of historic artifacts. Eka has documented and catalogued this collection of miniature paintings, sculptures and modern and contemporary Indian art.

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Amrapali Museum, Jaipur

Amrapali Jewels was founded in 1978 by Mr. Rajiv Arora and Mr. Rajesh Ajmera. The brand encapsulates the vibrant culture and rich heritage of India. With the goal of reviving and re introducing India’s traditional jewellery on a global scale, the founders began their journey in the most remote and rural parts of India.

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Art of Heritage Collection

Client: Art of Heritage group, Riyadh December 2010 – ongoing The Art of Heritage Group (AHG) previously The Heritage Center (a division of Al Nahda Charity) holds a vast collection of traditional textiles, carpets, jewelry, artifacts, doors and other material objects important to the culture, tradition, heritage and history of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. […]

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Long Exposure The Camera at Udaipur, 1857-1957

Book launch on the occasion of International Museum Day

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Jagatdhatrimata Trust, Udai Bilas Palace Collection, Dungarpur

Opening of ‘The Ajaibghar’ Maharani Manhar Kumari Museum, Dungarpur, Rajasthan

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Raja Deen Dayal: The Studio Archives from the IGNCA Collection

Exhibition on the life and work of Raja Deen Dayal in collaboration with the IGNCA. On view from 1000 – 1730 hrs daily (except Mondays and National Holidays) at IGNCA, CV Mess, Janpath, New Delhi 110001.

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Bhutan: An Eye to History

An exhibition of photographs which trace the history of Bhutan’s earliest encounter with photography to the contemporary photographs taken by His Majesty Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, King of Bhutan. Eka was contracted to curate and collate materials for the exhibition, as well as create an accompanying catalogue.

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City Palace Museum, Udaipur

Eka is the Museum Consultant to,The City Palace Complex Udaipur, the oldest and most prestigious Rajput palace complex in India. We are advising on every aspect of its re-presentation – i.e. display, archiving, storage, planning, publication, outreach, gallery improvements and recruitment.

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Anokhi Museum of Hand Printing

Prototype Anokhi garments from the 1970's featured in Vouge and worn by Queen Sofia of Spain Anokhi Foundation, Jaipur, India

Anokhi Museum was conceived, designed and curated by Pamod Kumar K.G. It houses a rich tradition of hand-printing or block-printing fabrics found in Rajasthan.

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