Bhopal Arts and Culture Painter Kaushal Prasad Tekam exhibits paintings showing the relationship between nature animals and humans

Publish Date: | Sat, 16 Oct 2021 06:41 PM (IST)

Bhopal Arts and Culture:Bhopal ( Navdunia Reporter). Man has always had a very close relationship with nature. From time to time, painters have also made many paintings on it. It talks about the relationship between nature, animals and humans. A similar view is being seen in the Shalaka-18 exhibition organized in the Tribal Museum, where Gond painter Kaushal Prasad Tekam has displayed 26 paintings narrating the story of nature, animals and humans. Kaushal Prasad Tekam has carved trees on canvas, story of woodcutter, Bada Dev worship, fish, bird on bamboo, barsinga pair and environment. The exhibition can be viewed till 31 October.

Painting learned from mother in childhood: Gond painting artist Kaushal Prasad Tekam says that he learned to paint in his childhood. On the occasion of festivals, he used to help the mother and sisters in the painting of the house. From there the story of his becoming a painter started. After this, his painting became good with constant efforts. Once Gond painter Anand Singh Shyam organized a workshop in the village to train the youth in painting, in which he also participated. In this he learned to draw on walls and on paper.

Nature and man are based on trees

Each of the paintings of painter Kaushal Prasad Tekam are based on nature, animals and humans. Tree cutting is depicted in a picture in the exhibition. It has been told in the painting that the birds have made their house on the tree, while along with them humans are also plucking fruits from the tree. On the other hand a woman is tying a thread on a tree, while a woodcutter is cutting the tree. Along with this, animals are also sitting in the shade of the tree. It is depicted in this painting that a tree is a support for nature, man and animals, where we get fruits from it, it also gives shade to animals. Even after this we cut the tree for our convenience.

Posted By: Lalit Katariya

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