Film Screening & Book Launch: World of Vanishing Wall Paintings

Ram Partap Verma
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The event intertwines the book launch of "Wall Paintings - The Vanishing Treasure" with a captivating film screening titled "Bhiwani - The World of Vanishing Wall Paintings." This event celebrates the richness of art, culture, and heritage, providing a rare opportunity to immerse oneself in the enchanting world of Indian wall paintings.

Through the film "Bhiwani - The World of Vanishing Wall Paintings," journey through the artist's cherished hometown and uncover the hidden realm of these extraordinary artworks. With personal anecdotes and nostalgic recollections, the film breathes life into the vibrant streets of Bhiwani, where the artist's artistic passion was kindled. Witness the awe-inspiring wall paintings that adorn the havelis, as mythological narratives come alive before your eyes. The film pays tribute to the artist's beloved wife and serves as a clarion call to preserve these fading treasures.

Complementing the film screening is the launch of the book "Wall Paintings - The Vanishing Treasure," a humble endeavour that encapsulates the aesthetics and creativity of a bygone era while charting a course for future generations. Explore the innocence, spontaneity, and profound creativity that permeated the paintings of that era. Discover the natural pigments used and gain insights into their preparation, offering a glimpse into the technical aspects of the artists' craft. The book also delves into the lifestyle of the artists, vividly portraying their world.