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A Brief History Of Lithography In India

While the rest of the world was moving to typography, the lithography technique of printing had gained immense popularity in India. Although the reproduction of written material dates back to Indus Valley times, ‘printing’ in India is less than 500 years old.

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Traditional Art in the Digital Era: Challenges and Opportunities

A Glimpse Into The Beauty And Heritage Of Indian Traditional Art In a world dominated by digital innovation and contemporary art forms, the traditional art of India is facing the threat of extinction. Indian paintings have a rich cultural heritage and hold immense significance in the country’s history. However, due to various factors, this invaluable

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The Evolution of Kalighat Painting: History, Themes, Techniques

Kalighat painting is a traditional Indian art form that is known for its themes, techniques, and style. Originating around the 19th century in the Kalighat Temple area of Kolkata, the Kalighat art form has left behind a huge legacy. The mastery of the art, the bold outlines, vivid colours, and expressive depictions have been the

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Princess Brijeshwari Kumari Gohil, art conservator & curator.

Princess Brijeshwari Kumari Gohil on a Royal Quest to Preserve Cultural Traditions

Princess Brijeshwari Kumari Gohil, a renowned heritage expert, is making significant contributions in the realms of art conservation, curation, and entrepreneurship. She boasts an impressive academic background in archaeology, the history of art, and heritage management. Her expertise and accomplishments have garnered widespread recognition. Accordingly, she has collaborated with esteemed institutions such as the Durham

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Vakataka Paintings

Know All About Vakataka Paintings

A Peek Into The Cave Of Enlightenment Wall paintings can be traced back as early as 10,000 years in Indian art history. In the form of petroglyphs and pictographs; which is evident enough to say that painting has been practised in India since prehistoric times. Over the years, a number of dynasties have advocated the

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