From Kalighat To The World

Discover MAP Artists

Kalam Patua belongs to a tradition of artists who developed the Kalighat style of painting in 19th century Kolkata. Check out how he interprets this older art style and gives it a contemporary twist.

This Discover MAP pack includes:

  • An exploration guide – Learn about Kalam Patua's background and explore his paintings in detail.
  • Colouring Sheet – Try your hand at colouring some of Kalam Patua's drawings.
  • MAP Stories With Art – Retell an old fairy tale using art and text.

[ZIP file with 3 PDFs]


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