India

Rudra Dev Sen

Rudra Dev Sen was born in 1974 West Bengal, India.

 

He’s Bachelor in Fine Arts was from Kala Bhavana, Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan, West Bengal and Masters in Fine Arts from Kala Bhavana University, Santiniketan, West Bengal.

 

Rudra was student of Jogan Chowdury so is well schooled in the style of West Bengal art tradition.

West Bengal ink drawings involves Indian ink and squirrel brush on smooth hot press paper.

 

Rudra explains that to make a line smooth and with energy, he needs to execute one stroke in one breath.

While drawing flowers, holding and releasing breath are also important.

Watch Marjorie explain in video “Art Forum year end sale: Ink Drawing”

Read Marjorie’s blog on “Return to Santiniketan, India”

Rudra drawing and ink and brush 388KB.jp