She says the gathering will not be solely a tribute to the legend, but additionally her mission to make his work accessible to all
Artist Sangeeta Abhay’s works rejoice not solely the triumph of fine over evil however can also be a tribute to the legendary painter, Raja Ravi Varma.
Her works, titled Timeless Masterpieces, recreate a few of Raja Ravi Varma’s iconic paimtings in a restricted version of 16 clock items. These will likely be on show at gallery g, Lavelle Street, Bengaluru, until the tip of November.
Sangeeta, who began off working on the earth of promoting, provides full credit score to Gitanjali Maini. “She noticed my paintings and impressed me to take to it full time,” shares the artist, who then switched gears and devoted all her time to paints and the canvas.
Hailing from Maharashatra, Sangeeta says the present at gallery g is devoted to rejoice Raja Ravi Varma. “Each artist is impressed by his works. He has been instrumental in giving gods and goddesses the human face. His works are timeless… I needed to do one thing the place his work might attain even the frequent man’s home. That’s the place the thought of clocks got here from,” says the artist. Engaged on Timeless Masterpieces she provides, additionally gave her the “alternative to check Raja Ravi Varma’s works intimately”.
The opposite work that Sangeeta has gained accolades for are her sculptures, that depict the teachings of Gautama Buddha. “Referred to as Reincarnation, this one sculpture makes use of discarded keyboards.” And due to this work, she was additionally featured within the third episode (God and Artwork) of the 2018 BBC documentary Civilisation in 2018. “I’m impressed by Buddha’s teachings. My works primarily based on the Buddha are easy, religious and minimalistic,” she says.