Integrative Seminar – Poem Reviews + Own Poem on Bombay

Below, are reviews of two poems that I read over the weekend, with little doodles that I made while reading the same. TRAFFIC LIGHTS – ARUN KOLATKAR   Traffic Lights is a very fast paced poem. There is no punctuation throughout the poem, and so, you end up reading the poem, without a pause. It…

Objects as History -Iconography of 11th Century Ganesha Idol :

For this assignment, I was assigned the 11th Century Ganesha Idol, that was found in Thane, Maharashtra. This idol, is now kept at the CSMVS (Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya) Museum in Mumbai. So, me and my group of friends visited the museum, to collect more information. 11th CENTURY GANESHA IDOL: Indians worship Ganesh on…

Drawing and Imaging- Self Portrait

We began our Second Midterm with this exercise. Groups were made in class, and each group picked a particular Art Movement for ex. surrealism, modernism, impressionism, etc. along with a few artists of that period. Each group then did their research and explained their respective Art Movement. Mainly, we focused on Self portraits of the…

Integrative Seminar and Studio – Typography

For this assignment, we were asked to select a word out of a list of diverse words. This word was to be represented  on an A1 poster using typography as well as going really deep into the meaning of the word (tangible an intangible) and representing that on the poster. Here are a few drafts…

Integrative Seminar – Fontainhas

The following essay is based on my most-loved place. I’ve tried writing it in “third person”. Fontainhas:   The place that Atika is most attached to, is her home in Fontainhas. Fontainhas is a heritage place and most houses there are pretty old. The reason Atika is so attached to this place was because she…