30 Years Of Covering Mumbai
Home > 48 Hrs > Exhibition Platographic Expressions

Exhibition Platographic Expressions

Friday, January 15, 2016

Three years in the making and still going — artist, teacher and printmaker, Kashinath Salve, says it’s “nearly complete” — the Platographic Portfolio project explores an alternate technique to lithography. Printmaking is a tedious process that requires expensive equipment, and involves different techniques and mediums. Art from the programme will be on display at a show titled Platographic Expressions, curated by the International Creative Art Centre (ICAC). “What I found out soon after retiring from Sir J J School of Art in 2001 disturbed me. Students or artists who are interested in printmaking had no access to practice the art, because it requires an elaborate and expensive setup involving presses, inks, chemicals, rollers, a facility for acid bath, plate making and the like. The process requires a well-equipped studio. I started this initiative with a basic print making setup at the Robert Money Institute at Grant Road, but soon realised that a permanent solution with a well-equipped studio was the need of the hour, which is an expensive proposition. It was then that the idea of organising a portfolio programme came up as a fund-raising initiative. Today, after almost three or four years of rigorous efforts, the programme has successfully reached its final stage,” says Kashinath.

When January 12 to 28, from 11am to 7pm
Where Jehangir Art Gallery, Kala Ghoda (from January 12 to 18), and ICAC, Atria Mall, Worli (from January 19 to 28)
Contact 22843989 (Jehangir Art Gallery)/ 9167851179 (ICAC)

Facebook
Tweet
COMMENTS
No Comments Posted
POST YOUR COMMENTS
Name:  
Email:    
Comments:
 
Bollywood
With Deepika Padukone opting out of Salman's ''Su
If grapevine is to be believed, then all ...
After wowing her fans with her acting talent ...
Myth of simultaneous orgasms We have been marrie
Dr. Rajan B. Bhonsle, M.D. (Bom)
Consulting Sex Therapist & Counsellor
Dr. (Mrs.) Minnu R. Bhonsle, Ph.D.
Consulting Psychotherapist & Counsellor
Astrology
Select Sun sign:
 
Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 20)
Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 20)You will capably handle a tricky meeting and sign a fresh deal on good terms. Hard work has been your plus point but it should not result in over strain affecting your efficiency at work. Find time to relax. Some of you are likely to travel on work-cum-pleasure.
Tarot for Love
Select Sun sign:
 
Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 20)
Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 20)What the cards say: Generosity will bring you love Path: To seek out true friends. Don’t be self centered Ally: Aquarius will help you find balance. Be wary of critical Virgo Card for the week: Tarot key no. III The Empress. Time for abundance and giving. The more you give more you will get
- Advertising -
Everything that you put into your system affects
Bad gut bacteria can have an adverse effect on yo
Can’t go without caffeine for too long? Katha Nau
Read More