Kali Mata in Madhubani by Izhar Ansari


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Dimensions : H: 11.7 (in) | W: 8.3 (in)
Medium : Acrylic Colors on Canvas

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Izhar Ansari’s Madhubani painting vividly portrays the fierce and powerful form of Kali Mata. This artwork captures the goddess in her most formidable aspect, exuding an aura of both terror and protection. Kali Mata stands commanding, brandishing her weapons in multiple hands, each symbolizing her readiness to combat evil and protect the righteous. Her bloodthirsty tongue, extended and fierce, adds to the fearsome expression, embodying the raw and untamed energy she wields. Draped around her neck is a garland of skulls, signifying the destruction of ego and the cycle of life and death she governs. The traditional Madhubani designs that embellish the painting infuse it with rich cultural significance and intricate beauty. The detailed patterns and vibrant colors characteristic of Madhubani art bring out the divine intensity of Kali Mata, contrasting her ferocity with the delicate artistry of the form. Ansari’s use of traditional motifs and vivid hues creates a captivating contrast, highlighting both the divine and the terrifying aspects of the goddess. This piece is not just a visual representation but a powerful evocation of Kali Mata’s relentless strength and protective nature, capturing the essence of her divinity through the lens of Madhubani tradition.


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Izhar Ansari, a Madhubani artist from Kusinagar, Uttar Pradesh, has been steadfastly practicing his craft since childhood. Despite his dedication and talent, he faces significant challenges in promoting and selling his artwork, primarily due to societal biases and misconceptions regarding the compatibility of his Muslim background with the traditional art form. Despite these hurdles, Izhar remains resolute in his pursuit, aiming to use his art as a medium for societal change and to challenge preconceived notions about religion and art.

Educated at Rashtriye Intermediate College and Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University, Izhar's artistic journey has been marked by local recognition, including winning prizes at exhibitions. Yet, his aspirations extend beyond regional acclaim, with a desire to showcase his work on a broader scale and to foster a deeper understanding and appreciation of Madhubani art. Despite facing resistance and skepticism, Izhar's passion for his craft drives him to continue creating and sharing his unique perspective with the world, hopeful that his art can catalyze shifting societal perceptions and foster inclusivity within the artistic community.

Madhubani


Madhubani art (the term ‘Madhubani’ translates to ‘forest of honey’) originating from the Mithila region of Bihar, India is a traditional art form celebrated for its beautiful patterns, vibrant colors, and rich cultural significance. Traditionally, these paintings were executed by women on the walls and floors of homes during festivals, weddings, and religious ceremonies. The paintings depict subjects based on Hindu mythology, nature, folklore, and everyday life. Overall, Madhubani art is the creative representation of all the motifs, colors, and forms found in the vicinity and incorporates a blend of history, tradition, and mythology. Legend There are various legends associated with Madhubani art. However, one of the popular beliefs states that King Janak (Father of Sita mentioned in Ramayana) commissioned craftsmen to decorate the state to celebrate her daughter’s wedding with lord Rama. Hence, establishing the tradition of Madhubani art in the region. Tradition and Technique Madhubani artists use natural pigments derived from plants, flowers, and minerals to create the art. Traditionally they hand-painted the designs using bamboo sticks or twigs; however, brushes are generally in use these days. The common motifs used in the composition include geometric shapes, floral designs, peacocks, fish, elephants, and scenes from Hindu epics. Each motif carries its own symbolism, often representing fertility, prosperity, love, and harmony. In the 1960s, a severe drought prompted the Indian government to support local artisans which gained international recognition for Madhubani art. Since then, Madhubani art has evolved from wall and floor paintings to various mediums, including canvases, textiles, pottery, and even contemporary art installations. Manju Devi, Ganga Devi, Jagdamba Devi, and Bharti Dayal are some of the notable Madhubani artists. 



Product Details

Title
Kali Mata in Madhubani by Izhar Ansari
Artist
Izhar Ansari
Art Style
Madhubani
Medium
Acrylic Colors
Size
Medium
Dimension
11.7 in(H) X 8.3 in(W)
Themes
Kaali
Color
Black, Yellow, Multicoloured
Country of Origin
Uttar Pradesh, India

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