Kharghar ( Drawing Exploration)

it is coming true as an experiment, and i am delighted and feel like having besan kay laddu in return regarding drawing and learning about spatial depth, the relation drawing shares with perception, memory, and basically getting to the composition which says what you intend to not only say, but be revealed through drawing only….

Notes on panel drawing -1

A very important discovery in Drawing happened today. The place was Tea Vila cafe, near Kharghar Railway Station, Navi Mumbai. I was facing the under construction metro tracks which were in the foreground to the hills. I had done a run of 2 km at 6.50 min per km to prepare for the upcoming marathon…

Kharghar hills – Second climb

Drawings to be executed: coming down, the marks made in the hill surface. moments of a visual of a fall ( body adjusts the climb down ) Level of Intensity Forced to see I will execute these four drawings. # 1 is about relying on the marks made in the surface of the hill to…

2 moments

maybe i can use this blog article to capture the essence of two incidents which happened today. I’ll try to draw them in my sketchbook and post the images in this article. one is me falling from the marble steps at home, as my chappal was broken and getting a grip within a second as…

kharghar

activities can say a lot about what the mind goes through. And activities can give a lot to a mind which has to go on living activities. This is how time passed by in Kharghar. An activity was always framed as a thought and then attempted in action, to become an activity. But i would…

division in thinking

Division in thinking refers to how thinking formulates Blank surface of a paper ( stage 1 ) 1. first it was a shift of thought of maybe a river ( now i can not remember ) where the form became like a curved river. ( maybe this came because i might have read something or…

Cut Out

I didn’t take any drawing material with me to Colaba. A City place which is two hours away from the mountain cut city Kharghar. Kharghar has been carved out as a city from cutting from the base, hills. Wiping out entire hills to make apartments. Colaba is two hours away which includes a one hour…

The Drawing Table (JNU 2018)

It is strange to discover the nature of activities. Activities here mean exercises devised during an event. The event is a 2 day performance festival at JNU ( Jawaharlal university) new Delhi. The Preplanned¬† activity for Day 01 is: 2 sketchbooks. 1 sketchbook has a guideline of How to do Drawing Conversation. The other sketchbook…

sequence in thinking

The point i would like to make is that: what is this process of thinking where you take a journey to get to a sketch how much is it drawing or how much is it about what you wish to say and drawing just follows as a puppy or a successful method because one has…

notes on drawing 2018

(Image clicked by a mobile phone through the camera of the Instagram application from an A 4 size sketchbook page)   (image of a single page of a A 4 size sketchbook) For me drawing is now somewhere between travelling (with the mind and the body), or spending time with myself which otherwise i may…

Korean cultural center in 2017

This exhibition is where i entered into the working space not knowing how much i would draw on the wall and how much space I would require. I went in very unprepared and felt being spontaneous and drawing anything which may come to my mind will work. But as i stand documenting the show few…

Korean Cultural Centre

If i see this from the perspective of Drawing, then the Project Space at the Korean Cultural centre led to two new directions to think about. As i neared end of making tiny drawings, marks, sketches on the wall, i realised how do i present this to the audience. Not thinking too much about focusing,…