Drawing in places

A tuesday ( May 14th, 2019)  full day spent travelling and drawing at different places. An Art Library, a Coffee shop inside a metro station, an office space and on the queen size bed at home. Inside the Art library i drew in the afternoon around 1 pm as it was the beginning of my…

drawing out a lecture

Part of a 2 day seminar in New Delhi, these drawings reflect how information is captured through drawing out the words being heard in pictorial , text form. The First Speaker The information is in the form of a lecture. Words are being spoken by the speaker and a projector projects images, sound, video, text…

The Workshop

9 Students from The fine Arts department gathered for a workshop on Drawing and Thinking for an approximate period of 5 hours. First exercise – Respond to the recent news of the discovery of the black hole. 3 of them had not heard of the news and browsed on the net before drawing their thoughts….

Mark Making Workshop 1

Change in Mark Making: Drawing at the Metro Station, Mandi House – First Marks made Drawing on the way to the Cafe at Bengali Market Drawing in the Cafe at Cafe Coffee Day Visual Perception exercise at Railway station     The Drawing at the Metro Station led to drawing from seeing things around us….

first thought

is there something as first thought ? the primary thought which is laid down on paper in a sketchbook or in other mediums. I will stick to the experience of creating the same in the sketchbook and then repeating the thought, the idea multiple times in the sketchbook. I kept coming back to the first…

black marble

I am attempting to make a necklace. Or now it is becoming a sculpture. Notes on mark making, making a line, shifting from a line on paper with a pen to drawing with a tool which is used to break a stone.   the tool used to create a line, and then trying to cut…

drawing a line

The section lines in technical drawing, also known as hatching lines are drawn continuously at an angle of 45° clockwise. There is no other way to draw them. The Meteor lines during a meteor shower are also having an impact angle of 45°. Both are parallel in nature. I am drawing the hatching lines on…

the flower market

I’m not sure how to express these emotions through drawing. I’m not sure how to begin sketching the character or the scene on paper. The scene is the emotions of going to the flower market early morning. In this the character is alive and can not be distinguished from the flowers. They merge into one….

notes on mark making-platform blind spot.

making a mark through drawing in a designated public space means saying something which did not exist otherwise. It’s also a way to understand how one decides to choose a space to draw upon. In the above image, I am on a cycle and I have been cycling through a forest area from basel to…

Story of rocks- Stage 1

some of the earliest formation of questions that i am dealing with as of now: the changes in drawing the change from drawing on paper to using material. understanding the material through drawing. creation of an object.   the Changes in drawing  sketch 1 sketch 1 a sketch 1 b sketch 1 c One can…

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…