In Conversation with Grant Watson

Natasha Ginwala: Let us begin by discussing your most recent exhibition: Social Fabric at Iniva, (London). How did this interest in textile history arise? Is it more than coincidence that the location of Iniva in East London was an epicenter of garment factories, textile markets and weavers’ riots in the 18th century?  Grant Watson: The concern … Continue reading

Ajrakh: Heaven’s Imprint on Desert Sands

Excerpts from my dissertation ‘Ajrakh: Heaven’s Imprint on Desert Sands’  have been uploaded on the Crafts Council of India blog. (This research was undertaken as part of a post-graduate diploma in Broadcast Journalism at The Asian College of Journalism, Chennai.)