The contemporary art scene in India is still evolving. I speak from an artist’s viewpoint, and I believe that while India has some great contemporary artists, the art scene needs to mature in terms of understanding, appreciating, and acknowledging art for art’s sake.
Among the contemporary artists of India, I have special respect for:
Raja Ravi Verma
Anjolie Ela Menon
A list of the best contemporary artists of India would also include
F. N. Souza
This of course isn’t an exhaustive list, but the list of those artists whose works I’ve seen and appreciated.
Art is limbic. It arises out of feelings and spreads upon the canvas. The need to fit it into a structure it doesn’t exist. When we think of stuff like the rule of thirds, we try to game the creation… Continue Reading →
Painted an oil portrait (40 inches x 30 inches.) This Sikh couple have been sort of guardian angels to us. This painting is of their slightly younger selves (they are in their early eighties now.) ... See MoreSee Less