Monday, September 19, 2011
Thursday, September 15, 2011
INDIAN ART AND GREAT INDIAN ARTIST
“From the knowledge of the art arises divine knowledge, and such knowledge leads to liberaton. This liberation is truly the essence of the knowledge of art. He who realize this, attains.”
Art is man’s intellectual sensibilities, raising him to level of ultimate reality.
Painting is defines as means where by an artist gives expression to his or her conceptual intentions in which ever way and whatever forms he believes it is best manifested to reflect their own realities, ideas ,symbols, motifs, their own interpretations and their own new language combination of sketching, drawing and composition. This can be done on any surfaces like wall, canvas, pottery, jewellery, cloth, building, furniture, send ,and even on human body also.
In Indian means Art was meant to enrich both maker and viewer, transporting them towards higher levels of consciousness. As Artist connects with work of art and itself to divine bliss. Painter or artist were motivated by spiritual factors rather than financial gains. They work on divine inspiration. Here like every thing else painting is also connected to Dharam or spirituality. It is matter of self explanation of God ‘ s creation.
In Indian Art Scenario there are many painter or artist who give glory to Indian art like
· Noble Prize winner Rabindranath Tagore
· Raja Ravi Verma
· Abanindranath Tagore
· Amrita Shergil
· Ghulam Mohammed Sheikh
· Tyeb Mehta
· Bhupen Khakhar
· Syed Haider Raza
· M.F. Husain
· Shakti Burman
· K.G. Subramanyam
· Jogen Chowdhary , etc list is endless.
Above are few names that fame around the world. There various artist whom art is
not present in front of world for unknown reasons. May be they do not get right platform to present their art.
Source: Book- Indian Art
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
"Youth is not a time of life; it is state of mind.People grow old only by deserting their ideals and by outgrowing the consciousness of youth. Years wrinkle the skin,but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul................
You are as old as your doubt ,your fear,your despair.The way to keep young is to keep your faith young. Keep your self-confidence young.Keep your hope young"
Dr. L.F. Phelan