Goddess, Lion, Peasant, Priest: Modern and Contemporary Indian Art From The Collection of Shelley and Donald Rubin

by Rebecca M. Brown

Other authorsSusan S. Bean (Contributor), Edward Wilkinson (Contributor)
Paperback, 2010

Status

Available

Call number

EX.USA.GLP

Publication

Oglethorpe University (2010), Edition: 1St Edition, Paperback

Description

Goddess, Lion, Peasant, Priest: Modern and Contemporary Indian Art from the Collection of Shelley and Donald Rubin is an exceptional collection of modern Indian works. This is the first public display of more than 50 works from 30 of India's most famous artists, including Francis Newton Souza, Sakti Burman, Seema Kohli, and Maqbool Fida Husain. The Huffington Post called the collection, 'important and extraordinary'. With imagery from all walks of life, from the poorest citizens to dynamic deities, the works in this exhibition focus on India's people: individual characters gazing back at us, men and women inhabiting spaces, urban and rural, kneeling bodies meditating and praying. India's modern and contemporary art affirms that modern is global.… (more)

Physical description

11.7 inches

Language

ISBN

0981480446 / 9780981480442
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