Available for sale from Vadehra Art Gallery, Benode Behari Mukherjee, Mussorie- Landscape (Coolie) (1953), Watercolour on paper, 11 × 15 in Email alerts for new artworks on sale BENODE BEHARI MUKHERJEE 2 Artworks. Benode Behari Mukherjee was born on 7 th February, 1904 in Behala (Now a suburb of Kolkata), West Bengal. Works for sale (2) Auction results. The film is an intimate investigation of Mukherjee's creative persona and how he copes with his blindness being a visual artist.[3]. Born in 1904, Binode Behari Mukherjee joined the Vishwa Bharti University and Kala Bhavan at Santiniketan, in 1919. Rs 1,98,240 During 1937-38 he spent a few months in Japan with artists such as Arai Kampō. The first solo presentation in Europe devoted to Mukherjee, the exhibition focuses on the artist’s collages from the late 1950s and 1960s, after he lost his sight. These Lots are not situated in India and therefore, may only be purchased in USD. Untitled, 1952. User Name is required. 1904, Kolkata; d. 1980) Landscape (Taladhwaj Bari) (ca. With its conceptual breadth and synthesis of elements from Giotto and Tawaraya Sotatsu, as well as from the art of such ancient Indian sites as Ajanta and Mamallapuram, it is among the greatest achievements in contemporary Indian painting."[1]. Some of these processes, notably his use of large folded paper shapes for an exterior mural executed in glazed tile, were recorded in Satyajit Ray’s film The Inner Eye of 1973. foreign exchange regulations to make payments overseas. Mukherjee was one of the pioneers of Indian modern art and a key figure of Contextual Modernism. Labelled abstract-impressionist paintings, his works are filled with light and colour. He joined his alma mater as an art teacher in 1925. 4 Binode Behari Mukherjee (1904-1980) played a crucial role in the evolution of visual art in India. If you have any other questions, please contact us. Mussorie- Landscape (Coolie), 1953. In 1958, he returned to Kala Bhavan, and later became its principal. He was one of the earliest artists in modern India to take up mural as a mode of artistic expression, and his murals displayed a subtle … Artworks | VAG Exhibitions | Biography | Press. After Sight David Zwirner is pleased to present an exhibition of work by Indian artist Benode Behari Mukherjee (1904–1980) at the gallery’s London location. Benode Behari Mukherjee (1904 - 1980) was active/lived in India. Persons residing in India, wishing to bid in USD must be eligible under the various (Inclusive of buyer's premium). Contact for price. works, Copyright © 2016 Saffronart Management Corporation. Some of these processes, notably his use of large folded paper shapes for an exterior mural executed in glazed tile, were recorded in Satyajit Ray’s film The Inner Eye of 1973. O Horizon reflects upon modernist theories of dance and song developed by Tagore and the experimental practices of mural, sculpture, painting, and drawing developed by India’s great modernist artists affiliated with Santiniketan: K.G. With Binode Bihari Mukherjee, Satyajit Ray. Modern Evening Sale | Mumbai, Live The Inner Eye is a 1972 short documentary film made by Satyajit Ray on Benode Behari Mukherjee, a blind artist and a teacher from Visva-Bharati University, a university founded by Rabindranath Tagore at Santiniketan. Works. From 1951–52, he taught at the Banasthali Vidyapith in Rajasthan. 26-27 March 2014, Winning bid His grand murals inside the Visva-Bharati campus are testimony to that. David Zwirner is pleased to present an exhibition of work by Indian artist Benode Behari Mukherjee (1904–1980) at the gallery’s London location. He took lessons in calligraphy from travelling artists from Japan. 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Showing Creative Circuit: The Art of K G Subramanyan, Winter Online Auction: Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art and Collectibles, The Symbolism of Swaminathan: A Journey Through the Years, 1919-24 Kala Bhavan,Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan, 1917-19 Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan, 2012-13 Nandalal Bose & Benode Behari Mukherjee at Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi, 2011 'Ethos V: Indian Art Through the Lens of History (1900 to 1980), Indigo Blue Art, Singapore, 2011 ‘Manifestations VI', Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi, 2008 ‘Freedom 2008: Sixty Years of Indian Independence’, Centre for International Modern Art (CIMA), Kolkata; Museum Gallery, Mumbai, 2006-07 'Binode Behari Mukherjee: A Centenary Retrospective | 2006-2007', in collaboration with National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), New Delhi at Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi, 1995 'Man and Nature:Reflections of Six Artists', National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), New Delhi, 1921 Indian Society of Art (ISOA), Kolkata, 1977 Honorary Doctorate degree by Vishva Bharti. 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