Learn more about the art of Kalam Patua
“In the technique or effect of my work, some things are visible and some are not. Some things that were coming up are submerged.” – Arpita Singh
Born in pre-Independent India, Arpita Singh ranks among India’s most well-known contemporary artists. For an artist not given to complex explanations of her own art, Singh’s works are quite complex – in themes, techniques and use of colour.
With this resource, explore patterning and techniques, colour palettes and symbols, create your own comics and more!
This Discover MAP pack includes:
- An introduction to Arpita Singh through a close look at her works, exploring her unique style
- MAP DIY Guide – playing with textures and their effect
- MAP Activity Sheet – puzzle out the meanings that might be hidden in Arpita Singh’s works and create your own symbolic painting
- MAP Stories with Art – bring some Arpita-inspired superheroes to life
[ZIP file with 4 PDFs]