Tree of Life: Kalamkari painting by Sudheer


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Size : Large
Dimensions : H 8ft by W 4ft | H 96 inches by 48 inches
Medium : Natural Colors on Cloth

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DETAILS:

  • Size-  8×4 feet
  • This painting is made to order 
  • Price is for unframed painting and painting would be sent without a frame
  • Kalamkari painting by artist Sudheer
  • Painting on wood / canvas using natural colours made by the artist


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Artist


Sudheer

Sudheer is the family's first generation Kalamkari artist. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. For his outstanding efforts in Kalamkari, he received the Andhra Pradesh State Award in 2007, the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Award in 2006, and the Konaseema Chitrakala Parisad Award in 2009. He has also participated in a number of art camps.

Art Form

Kalamkari

Kalamkari refers to the ancient style of hand painting done with a tamarind pen, using natural dyes. The name Kalamkari originates from Persian words qalam (pen) and kari (craftsmanship). Paintings made on fabric and fabric scrolls are mentioned in ancient Hindu, Buddhist and Jain literature. Under medieval Islamic rule, the term Kalamkari was derived from the words "kalam", which means "pen" in Telugu, and "kari", which means craftmanship. This became popular under the patronage of the Golconda sultanate. Motifs drawn in this ancient art of Kalamkari, include flowers, peacock, paisleys and also divine characters from Ramayana and Mahabharata. Kalamkari colours are made mostly from vegetable dyes. The popularity of this exquisite form of painting has earned international repute for the state of Andhra Pradesh. Kalamkari art was the household occupation of several rural women and craftsmen in the ancient times and continues to be passed down from one generation to the next. Artforms like Kalamkari have started gaining more and more popularity in recent times because of their no-chemical process of creating printed textiles.



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