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Monday, March 11, 2013

Chitrakala Academy Exhibition

The annual exhibition of paintings was held by the Chitrakala academy at The Kasturirangan Trust Art Gallery at Coimbatore during  last week.We visited the same on Sunday (yesterday) and were treated to a display of spectacular,colorful & amazingly creative paintings. Most of the artists were from Coimbatore.These painters have really weaved magic with their paint brushes which is evident from below pictures.
Enlightened Face of Buddha
Young girl making chapati ( Indian Bread)
Decorated Camel
Radha & Krishna
Mahatma Gandhi
Shy Tribal Girl
Sunlight in the forest
Rural Kerala scene
Business in an open bazaar
Ladies amongst the lilies - above & below
Shere Khan
South Indian Temple Tower
A romantic couple
Krishna & Radha again
Romance in myriad colors
An Indian Goddess
A stream in the forest
Windmill
Flowers in vase
A jungle dwelling
Wooden Bridge across a stream
Senior Citizen
Kaleidescope
Mighty Twins

40 comments:

  1. Absolutely amazing set of pictures!

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  2. Indian art is always very colorful and that's why I am enjoying the art in your post.

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  3. I like seeing all these beautiful art pieces

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  4. awesome art...i need to visit this place!

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    1. The paintings have been well appreciated by fellow bloggers.

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  6. Ram, thanks for showing these lovely paintings filled with warmth and light.
    Did you buy?

    Enjoy your week,
    Ruby

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    1. Glad you enjoyed the paintings. No I did not buy but hope to do so in the near future.

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  7. I could barely take my eyes off each painting and will visit this page and scroll through these often. You have truly given us a gift of these photos today.

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    1. This post has been shared with the artists group.They will be delighted to see your appreciative & motivating comments. Thanks GA !

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  8. A delightful set of images, great variety of styles, each one beautiful! :)

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  9. Oh! amazing! I love to visit galleries and this seems a very good one!

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  10. I think all of these are beautiful and very well done, Ram. What a joy this must have been! I like the wide variety from very traditional painting to very modern. Delightful.

    My favorite, though, is the portrait of the "Senior Citizen." :)

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    1. Thanks Lowell. The Senior Citizen is one of my favorites too !

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  11. Beautiful and wonderfully captured..!

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  12. The 'senior citizen' looks like a photo! Very nice! 'Romance' and 'Radha Krishna again' also are good. Buddha and the next one 'girl making chapaathi' also are good!

    Thanks for sharing, Sir!

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    1. Thanks for your elaborate appreciation. This post has been been shared with the artists group & they will be thrilled to see these nice comments.

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  13. Brilliant paintings! Thanks for sharing this.

    http://rajniranjandas.blogspot.in/2013/03/river-narmada.html

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  14. Great! Masterpieces ...all of them. Thanks for sharing.

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  15. Lovely paintings. Thank you for sharing!

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  16. Glad they allowed taking photos on the paintings. So that we also able to admire those precious painting. Amazing arts! I liked more the portraits

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    1. The organizers are personally known to me. Hence taking photos was not a problem.

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