Royal Enfield motorcycles are built in Chennai, where they are painted by by hand
The Art & Life of Annie Truxell
[via mefi projects
]: Annie Truxell is a well known painter who has lived a long and fascinating life. Her adventures have been legendary, encompassing Greenwich Village in the 50s, London in the 60s and India in the 70s. She was friends with Franz Klein, Bill de Kooning, Truman Capote, Terry Southern, Mati Klarwein & many other wild & woolly people.
India's Ancient Art.
"Fifth-century painters created
in dim man-made caves. A gifted photographer
brings them to light
." [more inside]
- 'an on-line exhibit of folk paintings by women artists who live in the Madhubani district of northern India.' With a gallery
of paintings depicting, among other things, interpretations
Related :- an exhibition of Maithil paintings
at asianart.com; Patterns and Prints of India.