The Changing Dynamics of The Mahabharata Paintings-From Amar Chitra Katha to Adi Parva

The Mahabharata, one of the celebrated epics of South Asia is a part of the ancient oral tradition of the sub-continent. Down the ages it has »

The Life and art of Salvador Dali

"Painting is an infinitely minute part of my personality." How true are these words by Legendary Surrealist painter Salvador Dalí who would have been 111 years »

THE PAINTINGS OF ILYA REPIN – CAPTURING HISTORY AND HEARTS SINCE 1870

To put it simply, 19th century Russian realist painter Ilya Repin single-handedly put Russia on the art map of Europe and the world in general. Such »

The Art of Vincent Van Gogh – A Tribute

“To follow the path that others have laid before you is a reasonable course of action; therefore all progress is made by unreasonable men” – Steve Jobs »

The life and death of Vincent Van Gogh

“There are so many people especially among our pals, who imagine that words are nothing. On contrary, don’t you think that it’s as interesting »

John Atkinson Grimshaw - The painter of the night

Little is known of John Atkinson Grimshaw (1836-1893) as a person, but as an artist he was blessed with a distinct vision of light. In his »

Thoughts behind the Surreal Artworks of Vladimir Kush

Russian born Hawaii-based artist Vladimir Kush defines his goal as: To reflect the world in the mirror of the metaphor. According to him, “Metaphor does not »