Liberation/ Revelation/ Representation: The art of Bhupen Khakhar

When I feel I’m telling the truth, then there is no restraint. – Bhupen Khakhar   The exhibition is on at the Swaraj Archive till the 15th of April ’18. Do drop by!

From the Collection

“In my paintings, I try to transform myself into the things that I paint, whether it is the radiant light or the darkest shadows. I surrender to the speed of the running deer or to the calmness, action or repose of the environment. I try to surrender to the object, whatever it may be, living,Continue reading “From the Collection”

From the Collection

  “What I dream of is an art of balance, of purity – and serenity, devoid of troubling or depressing subject-matter, an art which could be for every mental–worker, for the businessman as well as the man of letters, for example, a soothing, calming influence on the mind, something like a good armchair which providesContinue reading “From the Collection”

Arpana Caur touching up her 2001 non-commercial mural on Environment on the outer wall of the Venkatappa Museum, Bengaluru

“The mural had become dull. The work deals with Buddha, one of my favourite subjects and makes an important statement. I don’t come to Bangalore often and just wanted to utilise the opportunity,” says Arpana.