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Painting To Defeat Hunger

A group of artists has come together to display their artwork to contribute their bit for the campaign, ‘Hunger Free India’. With the sale of their artworks, they attempt to raise funds for the nutrition of vulnerable and malnourished children. “Art … Continue reading

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This French Artist Is Facinated By Indian Gods

Who would say that the paintings displayed at the Varija Gallery, DakshinaChitra on Indian Gods is by an artist from Paris? Olaf Van Cleef has been painting since his childhood. His work talks more about his understanding of Indian culture, … Continue reading

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ON THE BEAT WITH…

Every time I come to Chennai, I leave having met and known more people than I did the previous time. The city feels smaller every time as I get to meet so many new people. Chennaiites are far more welcoming, … Continue reading

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A Blend of Fact and Fiction on canvas

One wall tells colourful tales of people’s life and the cultural values of  India and the other side. Another wall features fiction. Raw realities and fancy fiction make an exquisite ensemble at the  art exhibition cum sale  at Kasthuri Sreenivasan Art Gallery. The … Continue reading

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Emotions of sorrow to solace on canvas

  An independent woman who has chosen to live life in her own terms; the power of love and affection beyond boundaries; the pain of society’s bully against transgender; a bleeding hurt face of a woman in pain and distress, … Continue reading

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Conserve nature to save life

  Early morning serene scene of temple with birds chirping from their cozy nest, before the sun hit our face; a hard working farmer is on the way to farm on his two-wheeled bullock cart. Ploughing the fields is on … Continue reading

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Spiritual experiences of mind and universe at ‘Mandala’

Circular figures on canvas representing a sense of completeness, self finding in the infinite universe. It’s a world of the dreamers, the spiritual minds and those who see colours, beautiful happy world beyond the universe, through their strong practice of … Continue reading

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