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Kahani Mein Art - Episode 1

Kahani Mein Art is a new series by our team to spur creativity and imagination. Our first episode talks about drawing the characters of famous tale "Tortoise and the Hare".


HENRY OSSAWA TANNER: THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN PAINTER OF BIBLICAL THEMES

Achieving international reputation through the depiction of landscapes and biblical themes, the American artist, Henry Ossawa Tanner, was acclaimed as the foremost African-American painter of the early 20th century.

Famous as the first African-American painter to gain global recognition, Tanner was born on June 21, 1859, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.


Can Art be disturbing

How could any art be disturbing? Art is often and as known to the most is beautiful and mesmerizing. But yes, at the same time they can be disturbing as well. We have significant pieces of art with gruesome stories related to them.


HENRY OSSAWA TANNER: THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN PAINTER OF BIBLICAL THEMES

Achieving international reputation through the depiction of landscapes and biblical themes, the American artist, Henry Ossawa Tanner, was acclaimed as the foremost African-American painter of the early 20th century.

Famous as the first African-American painter to gain global recognition, Tanner was born on June 21, 1859, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.


CORNELIUS KRIEGHOFF: THE PAINTER OF CANADIAN LIFE

Depicting the French-Canadian life and Canadian landscapes in a detailed, romanticized and anecdotal style, the Dutch-Canadian painter, Cornelius Krieghoff, is celebrated as the finest Canadian artist to describe the Quebec life in the mid-nineteenth century.

One of the most well-known and sought after artist in his own life time, Krieghoff was born on June 19, 1815, in Amsterdam, Netherlands.