Tvm: Alliance Française de Trivandrum in association with the Embassy of France in India will present Glimpse of Kerala, a month long exhibition of paintings by Sheeba Manghat Narayanan. The exhibition will be inaugurated by noted Malayalam litterateur, Dr Chandrika Balan (Chandramati) on August 7, 2010 at 5.30pm at the Art Gallery in Alliance Française de Trivandrum.
The exhibition is a first time presentation of works by Sheeba Manghat Narayanan. Her focus is on Kerala, Keralites, nostalgia and also on the disappearing ways of life of Malayalees. Glimpse of Kerala is a series of 21 paintings which happened as a result of nostalgia, evoked by her being abroad for a few years. According to her a few years in Paris made her aware of the significance and charm of Kerala. She has “tried to highlight the ‘glimpses of Kerala’ which we fail to appreciate”. Her paintings evoke nostalgia in the Malayalee heart and untold yearning for the losing charm.
Kerala IT News