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On View at Pradarshak – Landscapes by Student Artists
14th July 2012: Pradarshak presents Vidyarthi
Vishesh Phase I - Landscape Paintings by Students Artists.
Pradarshak is proud to present
"Vidyarthi Vishesh" - the student special in its seventeenth
consecutive year. Participating are around 60 students from leading colleges of
art in Mumbai, Pune, Kolhapur, Sangli, Latur and Nasik. We also have entries
from Gadchiroli and Varanasi this year.
Based on an interactive principle,
the student exhibition extends over a period of 8 weeks and has been
phased out to convenience the art enthusiast.
Phase I – Landscapes.Featured
are works by artists Atul Bangal, Bhushan Bhombale, Rohan Chavan, Priyanka Nandgaonkar,
Sagar Maske, Satish Mane, Nilesh Sutar, Suhas Bhiwankar, Mukesh Chaudhari, and
Rohan More among several others.
Pablo Picasso once said,
“Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.”As a landscape
artist and art lover would say – a diary that records the moods of nature and its
shifting impact on the human psyche.
Such is the power of
nature that the artist is drawn into its realm and can’t resist capturing the
visual for posterity. Many a landscapist is known to paint on
the spot and using the trickiest medium – watercolour on cartridge or hand-made paper. The
brush work, finger-work, knife-work... in varied mediums, at times pure; at
others, mixed; recreates vivid imagery that serves to enhance many an
reiterate a phenomenon that we see time and again - one literally needs to
stand back to view a painting and get immersed into its depth; whilst the
artist has created this marvel at close quarters. This is the most amazing
facet of a landscape painting.