Adorn your homes with some beautiful folk art from different parts of India - Kalighat, Pattachitra, Pichwai, Phad, Thangka, Madhubani & Bhil Paintings.
1. Jaba Chitrakar, is a renowned Patua (artist) of Naya in Pingla, Medinipur District, West Bengal. She started learning the art of Kalighat and Patachitra during her childhood from legendary Patua Dukhushyam Chitrakar. Jaba has participated in exhibitions and events across India and has visited France twice where she also participated in a workshop.
2. Sushil Soni started learning the art of Pichwai Paintings from his father at the age of 10. He continued his art education at college level, graduating in Drawing and Painting from Nathdwara College, Rajasthan. He has won many state level competitions and was honoured by the Government of Rajasthan in 2000.
3. Niranjan Samal from Odisha doesn't come from a family of painters, but developed an interest in Pattachitra at an early age. He has been painting for a long time now and plans to pass-on the art to his children.
Catch them all and more at INSIDE & OUTSIDE - THE HOME BAZAAR, 17th-28th August, 11am-730pm at Nature Bazaar, Andheria Modh, Chhattarpur, Delhi.
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