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MULTI-IMAGING

Intended multi-Imaging technique : When I tried to achieve the technique of hiding an image in another first thing came to my mind was the movie “ National Treasure”. In that movie the main character was reading a hidden map through ocular colored glasses. Back of my mind I had an idea that though they made that seen through special FX but the whole concept is around that particular scene. I search google but didn't get much help about what I intend to do. Neither my previous research opened up a way, but then I realize its all about the relation between ...

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SENSING COLOR IN ART

INTRODUCTION As a painter when developing style my goal is always remain to do something different but simple and inspiring by day to day life. To achieve that my work also get inflected by my graphic designer part. For a long time I wanted to make a painting subjected to me and my mother in pixelated style. But the idea is, both of our faces will not be visible all together, One will be visible looking through a colored glass. It’s a technique of underpainting is what I want to realize. The technique, I could not plan yet! But the main ...

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A Short Summary: ‘New Sensorium’ and Digital Media

Analyzing New Sensorium The show named ‘New Sensorium Exiting from Failures of Modernization’ is to experiment with visual dimension; These late 1980 born Asian & Eurasian Artists trying to reconcile within the framework of how globalization and digital technologies effect the appearance of human being, existence and universe as ‘New Sensorium’. An assorted visual evidence how alteration in our information environment and alteration in digital technology transforming our relationship between material, information and our existence. Their works are highly moved by dynamic situations occurred by association and disassociation of traditional cultural memories with contemporary in realm of growing modernism and capitalism ...

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On Cloud Nine (Acrylic on Stretched Canvas)

Acrylic on Stretched Canvas 30" X 36" I breeze in to love, not knowing how to fly And I never know where am I, Where I am going, what the end is. Mind can go in thousand directions. But on this beautiful path, I walk in silence, Feel the wind on my face, That deep silence sings melody of its own With each song, I have been taken to cloud-nine...

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The Making of “Anna Through The Forest” Illustrations

In our lifetime, we pass through many phases, changes, wanted & unwanted situations. When this ‘Anna through the Forest’ script came for illustration, it was not a smooth time for me. I have always been a bookworm (not a geek). I mean to say, I always had real interest in printed words except study books. Well, I didn’t totally hate them, but can’t say that I enjoyed them. That is a whole different topic. So, when these illustrations needed to be done, I was really struggling with life. I started reading that small poetic story ...

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Upcoming Project : "Face & Mind"

In my early days of life I was quiet unconscious about myself. With my life I have learned to love myself . But I always wonder about my inner self. I can feel different personalities and moods inside me. That makes me fascinated about my inner self. People says- "face is the mirror of mind". By capturing different mood and expression of my face I intend to have a journey to my soul to know me better. This is a reason that in near future I am planning to make an interesting series of my own portraits. [more about my painting]

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A very strict teacher by heart: Prof. Ramlal Dhor

When I entered the college Prof. Ramlal Dhar was the first teacher I met. He taught us for two years. Students used to know him as a very strict person. But he has a true heart of an artist. He cant hide his emotion. He was a person who can express his unlikeliness without hiding it and can show his happiness like a child also. People find him a little unpredictable sometimes. His ironic discipline pulled the best out of us. What we were really needed at the early stage of learning is technical things. He always told us ...

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Dr. Sohini Dhar & Ramlal Dhar’s home (2003)

Sohini & Ramlal Dhar's beautiful home featured on the February 2003 issue of Inside Outside - an architectural design magazine from India . . . . The images and content of this page have been provided by Dr. Sohini Dhar and Ramlal Dhar to share this article featuring their home, which appeared on the Feb 2003 issue of "Inside Outside" - an Indian design magazine. [Previous]

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THE GODDESS DURGA – Another Concept Art by Dipanwita Biswas…

Few years back I went to an interview for a comic book company. From that day the concept of Durga as a warrior princess was in my mind. Finally I did this on paper few days back. It is showing a detailed instruction of this character. I have become fascinated about it.

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New Artist from India: Ananta Mandal

Ananta Mandal - About the Artist: I have spent five years with Ananta Mandal  in Govt.  College of Art & Craft Kolkata as classmate.  He is not only a very charming friend also a up-growing artist from India.  He straggled all alone with experimentation on his painting style. As a good friend I have  experienced  the journey of  his life as a painter  till today.  In his work  he captured  rain-soaked city as well as seascape with  watercolor, acrylic and oil color. As Mithun Pramanik from  Kolkata said "The artist who has always been miles away from limelight will be a special ...

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THE TREE – Another Contemporary and Modern Indian Art by Dipanwita Biswas…

We have a “Chatim” Tree just beside the front gate of our college. In Bengali we call it “Chatim”, I don’t know the scientific name. We are used to sit under the tree time to time. That tree I really like to see. It is standing high spreading its branches in round shape, really wonderful. It gives a lovely feeling. Several night I dreamed about it and as a little girl wondering about it. On this canvas I tried to give a vision to that dream of mine.

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La La Land – Another Background Art …

La La Land – Another Background Art …

Here is a Background Art of a peaceful landscape. Which I like to call “La La Land - Land of Happiness & Glory". This is a briefly detailed and fully rendered scene. This Art work is showing mood and atmosphere of this place with color balance.

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I found a great teacher: Prof. Manoj Sarkar

I can remember very well the time when I was ready to do anything to enter an Art College. I only knew that I have a gift and a dream but didn't know the way. But I was lucky . In that tough time I found a great teacher like Manoj Sarkar. I clearly remember the first day I met him. He is of  lower average height with an athletic build and a stony expression on his face. His sharp eyes shows intelligence and a touching soul. He was always a topper at his academics and achieved many national and international ...

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Covt. College of Art & Craft: The premier art institution of Kolkata

Government College of Art and Craft, Calcutta (or GCAC in short), the premier art institution of Eastern India, is situated in a picturesque campus covering 1.58 acres of eco-friendly land in the heart of Kolkata. I have spent seven Years during My graduation and masters In  this College. This is a life time experience to be a part of this Institution under Calcutta University, India. 36 reputed artists and academicians looking after different subjects of specialization in theory and practical lessons. Web page:  http://gcac.edu.in

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MAGNOLIA (Acrylic on canvas) – Another Contemporary & Modern Indian Art…

. This painting has its own story behind it. I painted it on 2009 when my sister was getting married. Sign of vermilion powder on her forehead symbolize in India of "being married". The woman is looking at the flower with a little smile on her face, it shows her happiness and completeness of life. Her expression also shows peacefulness, haplessness and lovely dreams of future. and colorful curtains making a barrier between life inside and out side home. Smalls kites in the sky indicates her past free live as a individual. I tried to express the life ...

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