Re: Deaf marbling artists in Hyderabad
- Hi Iris,
I remember you mentioning this to me, but don't think I've ever
discussed this with Alex. If you find out anything more, do let us
Incidentally, I've found another marbling artist by the name of
Shivkumar Pundkar. He claims to have developed an original method of
blowing on a brush loaded with color, according to this blog on
Contemporary Indian art:
"Shivkumar Pundkar, a doctor from Dhule, M.P., claims to have invented
a new technique, since his method is one of blowing into the brush
loaded with water colour pigments. His exhibition of "doc art water
surface painting" (KCP, Nov 24 to 30) indeed evoked plenty of watery
sensations, which happened nevertheless quite on the 'surface' level.
The smallish abstractions rely on intended and chance effects created
by colours bleeding and marbling or forming vein-like patterns."
You can see some of Mr. Pundkar's work here on Yessy:
--- In Marbling@yahoogroups.com, "irisnevins" <irisnevins@...> wrote:
> Jake...this is great. I will report this to GBW next time and maybe
it will help them out a bit.
> Do you remember a number of years back Alexandra Soteriou had come
across a village made up of orphans who supported themselves by
marbling? If you remember the details it would be appreciated. I can
ask her too, not sure if she is on the list.
> Iris Nevins