Architecture of Santiniketan PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Architecture of Santiniketan free pdf Highlights Rabindranath Tagore's architectural vision through his writings. This book explains the different levels of this form of architecture and evaluates it in the context of the present artistic and cultural environment, while connecting it with the Bengal Renaissance. Architecture of Santiniketan: Tagore's Concept of Space is a search for the clues hidden in Rabindranath Tagore's philosophy and architecture that will link the past with the present. This book highlights Tagore's architectural vision through his writings. A product of immense

About Samit Das

Samit Das specialises in painting, photography, interactive artworks and artists' books, and in creating multi-sensory environments through art and architectural installations. He has held solo shows in Delhi, Kolkata, Singapore and London. Samit's research on Santiniketan's architecture started in 1996, for his M.F.A. from Kala Bhavan, Visva Bharati and post experience programme at Camberwell College of Arts, London, with CWIT (2001-02). This research culminated in the exhibitions 'The Idea of Space and Rabindranath Tagore: A Photographic Exhibition' (Lalit Kala Akademi, Delhi) and 'In Search of Frozen Music' (Nature Morte), in 2011. 'The Idea of Space' was also held at Victoria Memorial Hall, Kolkata and was part of a curated show at the Freies Museum, Berlin, in 2012.

Details Book

Author : Samit Das
Publisher : Niyogi Books
Data Published : 14 March 2013
ISBN : 938152338X
EAN : 9789381523384
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 180 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Architecture of Santiniketan



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • The Politics and Reception of Rabindranath Tagore's Drama free pdfThe Politics and Reception of Rabindranath Tagore's Drama

    This is the first volume to focus specifically on Rabindranath Tagore's dramatic literature. visiting translations and adaptations of Tagore's drama. and cross-cultural encounters in his works. As Asia's first Nobel Laureate..


  • A Taste of Tagore free pdfA Taste of Tagore

    A Taste of Tagore brings together a selection of the magical poetry. elegant prose. prayers and contemplations of Rabindranath Tagore. India's first Nobel Laureate. Tagore believed in the essential oneness of humanity..


  • Rabindranath Tagore free pdfRabindranath Tagore

    GITANJALI Rabindranath Tagore's a Bengali polymath. reshaped Bengali literature and music. and Indian art with contextual modernism in the late 19th and early 20th century..


  • Bichitra: The Making of an Online Tagore Variorum free pdfBichitra: The Making of an Online Tagore Variorum

    This book documents the creation of the Bichitra Online Tagore Variorum. a publicly accessible database of Rabindranath Tagore's complete works in Bengali and English totaling some 140.000 pages of primary material..


  • Tagore and China free pdfTagore and China

    Tagore and China is the first full account in English of Rabindranath Tagore's visit to China and its civilizational import. Perhaps for the first time. exhaustive material related to the visit has been collected..


  • Architecture of Santiniketan free pdfArchitecture of Santiniketan

    . Highlights Rabindranath Tagore's architectural vision through his writings. This book explains the different levels of this form of architecture and evaluates it in the context of the present artist