By education, I have no connection with art. For ten years after my MBA in Marketing and a Mechanical Engineering degree I worked in the area of marketing and innovation. Every time (whenever I had time) I would be at the easel, experiencing a feeling never felt before.
My wife and family were extremely supportive, and I quit corporate job to be with art.
The journey after that has been very interesting, always making me feel that I was...
Through my first solo exhibition titled WITHIN, I wanted explore the layers of the worlds that lies within us.
Starting out from the dissonance of urban working mind, WITHIN was a quest of a more fulfilling life.
Our identities are based on social choices rather than individual ones, leading to a mindless herd, thus keeping us away from discovering our identities. Through this narrative I have tried to question the journey to discovery of identity. The turbulence in our minds, to me, is an outcome...
abstract art and hindustani classical music : all in context of goosebumps
each swara in itself is a definite frequency of sound which has variable length and variable texture based on the voice.
colours are an artists notes. each reflecting only a certain frequency of light. many many of them. which can be arranged in spectral order like the sounds. black and lack of black almost become the saptakas. same colour but million tones.
the length - width of patch, transparency / opacity - form the te...
when a creation happens, the form and the essence are one. But when the creator gets locked into the form, he starts composing - some elements of the form are moved around, and through the gaps the essence is lost, even before one knows. the language is no different from the essence. in fact the language or form is the shape the essence takes to express itself.
Every individual has his own sense of beauty (and may be truth).
He looks at the world in a certain way.
What he finds beautiful - whether abstract or real, is in the world around him.
The artist immerses himself in finding his truth, his sense of beauty. He starts living in the things he loves - or his sanctuaries, experiencing and exploring the connections they make with his soul, again and again.
That's what the artist really works on. As the artist understands himself honestly a...