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Art / Craft / Pottery
The sacred art as an offering to the Gods, and joy of men
historyreads, an informative site for rediscovering art from the past!
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Divyakala - Art inspired by the divine
Drdha Vrata Gorrick is an artist who lives and works in Mayapur, India.
Born and raised in the US and trained in the traditional arts in South
India, Drdha brings the best of both worlds to his creative practice.
His work infuses new life into devotional art by combining religious
styles from different parts of India while staying within a Vedic
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Temples/ Sculptures / Carvings
|C.Velayutham - Specialist in all kind of Wood Carvings, Dwajasthambam, Vahanam, Ratham and Temple car works
website of the sthapathis K.P.Veezhinatha
Acharya & K.P.Umapathy Acharya
|….lets give new life to these
stones…for they are not just stones…but centuries
of knowledge handed down from generation to the
next, coursing through the viens of a master
sculpture… Vijay on Retrieving Thousands of artifacts
India - Paintings
Indian Art Zone - Everyone can find something they will love, from
graffiti, street art to fine art; from small to giant artwork.
Jay Varma , mostly a self-taught
artist who combines a dramatic sense of colour with extraordinary
detail, continues a rich history of artistic tradition, skill and
reputation through several generations of his family. Begun by Raja Ravi
Varma and continued by Rukmini Varma, humanist realism and its inherent
poetry has been a constant inspiration for him.
Varma, a painter from Bangalore, trained by AN Subbarao
Kalamandir, Bangalore and ACH Acharya a sculptor from Devenahalli
Kerala Fine Arts - Murals - Chitramathil or the Wall of Cement Murals is
on the walls of Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit, Kalady, and a
small hamlet in Ernakulam District of Kerala, India and also the
birthplace of Jagadguru Adi Sankaracharya. It was a masterpiece creation
of artist K.K.Suresh. It is 1200x 5 ft. long, unique compound
wall around university campus depicting various themes from Hindu
Mythology and Puranas. It received an entry in the Limca Book of Records
(ref. Pg.93) for being the longest Mural Wall.
|The rhythms of rural India
- Padma Jayaraj
We are familiar with different Indias: technological India, heritage
sites, or physical features highlighting its natural wonders: its water
world, its mountain terrains, deserts and coastal plains. The sights are
many. The diversity of its ethnicity also is remarkable. There is a
need to carry this reality which is the roots and strength of India in
our consciousness as we march on, in time. Suresh Khot, a product of
J.J. School of Art, is projecting a charming face of India in all its
simplicity and beauty. He is a freelance painter who has done solo-shows
in India’s metros.
SURANGI, his painting exhibition (October 18 to 24, 2016) at Jahangir
Art Gallery, Mumbai, is a testimony to his mission: paying tribute to a
land still antique in its rural rhythms.
|Dancing hues: A painted feature on dance|
- Padma Jayaraj, www.narthaki.com, 15 Sep 2016
Dancing Hues by Nirupama Ramesh was a unique show that exhibited a
series of paintings done by her on dance, in Lalitkala Akademi Hall,
|MFPA - supporting disabled artists since 1956|
The Mouth and Foot Painting Artists Association is an
international registered society of disabled artists who paint with
their mouth or feet due to a disability that prevents the use of their
hands. Over the last 60 years, this Association has brought to the
forefront, the aesthetic creations of its' disabled artists by providing
them a platform to express their artistic talent. Instilling a sense of
freedom and dignity, MFPA offers its members an opportunity to earn an
independent, honest and secure livelihood through the sale of their
|Select artists come together as
the Artistes Collective to exhibit and raise
funds for Uttarakhand - a collection of some
excellent works for a cause. At the India Habitat
Centre in New Delhi.
Photos: Anoop Arora
A Collection of authentic Indian Contemporary Art
Masters Collection Art Gallery - Masters Collection is a 10 year old art
gallery based in Kolkata. The gallery offers selected contemporary
Indian art of renowned & emerging artists from India
website that offers wide information about the
beautiful art of colors - Philosophy of Painting,
Famous Paintings, Painters, Painting Styles,
Sanatan Society is an association of students of the late Harish Johari,
joining efforts to promote his teachings of Hindu philosophy, yoga,
tantra, worship and love. Harish Johari was a successful author, a
gifted painter and sculptor, a lifetime scholar, an inspiring teacher, a
splendid cook, an ayurvedic massage miracle, a wonderful chanter of
mantras and a unique composer of Indian music. He is the inspiration for
the entire sanatan society project and the painting tradition that is
predominant in the site, which is justly named the Harish Johari
Hand painted religious icons on wood and
abstract oil paintings by Ioan Popei.
Painitings / Reproductions / Sculpture / Protraits / Posters / Prints / Stock photos
|Giovanni Antonio Canal (Venice,
Republic of Venice, October 28, 1697 – April 19,
1768, Venice), better known as Canaletto,
was a Venetian artist famous for his landscapes,
or vedute, of Venice. He was also an important
printmaker in etching.
|The complete works by Jan Matejko
- Biography, more than 60 images of
|"Montableau Gallery" - Fine
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|The Magical World of Horses
Horse art gallery and short stories by Suzana
Stojanovic Suza, an equine artist and a writer.
Unique and original photorealistic artwork created
in various techniques including oil on canvas
paintings, pastels and pencil drawings of horses,
Arabian horse portraits, landscapes, people.
Enigmatic short stories about life based on
different life experience, temptations, events,
myths, legends, mysteries and fairy tales.
|Oil Painting On Canvas by
Mekdam Nima, a Canadian contemporary artist
His oil paintings are inspired by his love of
life, people, and landscape.
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Textiles / Embroidery
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kurtis, patch work kurtis and sarees, shawls,
bedsheets, table cloths, door curtains, wall
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|Art silk sarees online
Wholesale, retail sellers of art silk sarees,
kanchipuram silk, cotton, pure crepe silk,
|Threads of creativity
Ari embroidery is a way of life for many village
dwellers in Sriperumbudur. A look at the craft and
The Hindu, Friday, Jun 18, 2010
Showroom at Mylapore, Chennai dealing in temple
jewellery, silver and anitque jewellery, silver
gift and pooja articles.
site on gemology - gemstones, precious &
semi-precious stones, rocks used in jewelry.
Kolams / Rangolis