Salaam Bombay 1

Rout has re-interpreted the Ganjapas (hand painted playing cards from his home state Odisha based on mythological figures), and the city of Mumbai, with his first hand experience as against the preconceived idea of the city through Bollywood. Using the

Salaam Bombay 2

Rout has re-interpreted the Ganjapas (hand painted playing cards from his home state Odisha based on mythological figures), and the city of Mumbai, with his first hand experience as against the preconceived idea of the city through Bollywood. Using the

Salaam Bombay 3

Rout has re-interpreted the Ganjapas (hand painted playing cards from his home state Odisha based on mythological figures), and the city of Mumbai, with his first hand experience as against the preconceived idea of the city through Bollywood. Using the

Train

Train has been inspired by Dilip’s visit to Mumbai during the residency program. The work showcases his versatility to work in traditional subject matters as well as dealing with new motifs and ideas.

Tarpa Dance

In Naresh’s earlier works, he was fascinated with depicting trees which have taken a central place in his paintings, along with newer motifs. He aims to innovate motifs within Warli tradition which can enhance his paintings.

Tree

In Naresh’s earlier works, he was fascinated with depicting trees which have taken a central place in his paintings, along with newer motifs. He aims to innovate motifs within Warli tradition which can enhance his paintings.

City

‘City’ is inspired by the artist’s experiences in Mumbai. The constant motion of cars, buses, and people depict the daily hustle and bustle of urban life in the city.

Birds in Spiral Flight

‘Birds in Spiral Flight’ is inspired by the Tarpa dance of the Warlis. In the painting, the artist has replaced the dancing figures with birds in spiral flight, animating the painting further.

Xeno- Real- 1

This static image is from the hybrid film called ‘Radiant Chromosphere’ which is a part of a solo project based on the manifestation of nomadism. This piece considers the transition from an agricultural economy to the present day tech economy,