Overview for Contemporary Art in India: A Perspective
A quintessential work that unfolds the origin and development of contemporary Indian art. Covering the last 150 years, the book focuses on the different artistic and stylictic genres and art movements which have enriched the Indian art scenario over the years. With nearly 300 colour and b&w visuals, along with valuable analysis and information, the book stands apart from other publications on the subject. Critics, students, lay readers and connoisseurs of art will find it extremely helpful.
Pran Nath Mago (Author)
Prof. Pran Nath Mago, an eminent artist, educationist and art critic, was a Founder Member of the Delhi Silpi Chakra. He had varied experience-as professor in Fine Art, College of Art, New Delhi; Advisor to the Govt. of Malta on setting up an Art and Crafts School; and Director, Design Development Centre, All India Handicrafts Board, New Delhi. His works, exhibited in India and abroad since 1946, wer critically acclaimed and are in prestigious national and private colletions.