I just received a new research publication – “Group 1890, India’s Indigenous Modernism” from DAG and this re-kindled the various arguments on modernism in India and my thoughts on the history of modernism in India. Continue reading India’s Indigenous Modernism
Jamini Roy And His Painting Mediums
Jamini Roy’s studio from the 40’s or so basically consisted only of his son Amiya (nicknamed to ‘potol’ in the classic bengali tradition of coming up with the most useless nicknames that one can find) and another (of last name chatterjee) whose job was to mix and create the tempera – AND NO ONE ELSE !!!
Recording the possible disappearance of two works by Jamini Roy & Abanindranath Tagore Continue reading Jamini Roy, Abanindranath – Jewels Of Indian Art Go Missing