Mixed Media Painting
Mixed media tends to discuss with a piece of visual art that combines many traditionally distinct visual art media.
Bob Marley, the great Jamaican reggae musician and singer. This potrait amazingly showcases the ever present smile that used to be on his face. The eyes that were always twinkling and the enthusiasm in them presenting the love for spirituality that his songs represented. The painter has truly reflected his soulful persona on paper.
The parents of the artists have spent their entire savings of their lifetime in the development of the artist, It is a way of saying thank you to one's parents and showing that how much we are indebted to them and nothing we do can overcome the devotion they have showed.
The artist has tried to depict the inner reflection of a person through this artwork. He has used a mirror in this painting which is a symbol of inner reflection as one cannot hide anything from himself. The artist has also used different mediums to paint this unique artwork.
This work is inspired from the stone carvings in the Birla Mandir in Kolkata. The elephant figures denote royalty and power . According to Religious belief the head symbolizes the wisdom of an elephant and the ears are to hear everything but retain only the good that is said.
This painting has been specially made for holi festival(festival of hindu). This festival is full of colours so as this painting. It is an abstract form of art describing Lord Krishna playing holi with Radha and Gopi. Palette knife has been taken in use for this work on canvas.