Category Archives: Art and Soul

Face to face with Sobha Singh

by Jitendar Awasthi WITNESSING in Chandigarh a recent exhibition, showcasing the original paintings of the icon of the art world, Sardar Sobha Singh, aka Darji, was like a trip to his Art Gallery in Himachal Pradesh. On the screen, vividly … Continue reading

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PBC Art Gallery

In the heart of Delhi’s business enclave, Nehru Place, is the Paharpur Business Centre. Within it lies the PBC Art Gallery™. The art gallery is run by Paharpur Business Centre on a not for profit basis with all its share … Continue reading

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Gustav Klimt

Gustav Klimt (July 14, 1862 – February 6, 1918) was an Austrian Symbolist painter and one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Art Nouveau (Vienna Secession) movement. His major works include paintings, murals, sketches, and other art objects, … Continue reading

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I will always share my spoon with you

A holy man was having a conversation with God one day and said, ‘ God , I would like to know what Heaven and Hell are like. God led the holy man to two doors. He opened one of the … Continue reading

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Anna Kostenko: Paintings not Photographs !

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A man of many parts

by Shriniwas Joshi At the age of 87, he walks straight, sits straight and talks straight. Harish Chandra Rai, an adroit user of knife to paint in oil colour, or brush to make scenery in water colour, of fingers and … Continue reading

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Free-flowing beauty

by Shriniwas Joshi I start with a quotation of WS Landor, “Nature I loved, and, next to Nature, Art.” An artists desire is to have an exhibition of his creations amidst the free flowing natural beauty of Shimla. History supports … Continue reading

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