Artist RB Bhaskaran looks back on 60 years of being an artist, trainer and mentor as his biography launches amid an artwork present on the DOT School of Design

Artist RB Bhaskaran looks back on 60 years of being an artist, trainer and mentor as his biography launches amid an artwork present on the DOT School of Design

Meet RB Bhaskaran, an artist and trainer. He was the previous principal of Government College of Fine Arts, former principal of the College of Art, Kumbakonam, and ex-chairman of Lalit Kala Akademi Delhi.

Bhaskaran spent the final six decades bringing tutorial rigour and artistic approach to the Madras Art Movement. He continues to be an lively mentor to the Indian artwork fraternity.

Bhaskaran continues to stress the significance of self-discipline, construction and fixed reinvention, on canvas and in life.

He has just lately launched a biography titled Navigating Culture Through Formal Aesthetics – Six Decades of RB Bhaskaran’s Journey by Ashrafi S Bhagat. It was held on the DOT School of Design, at Ambattur Industrial Estate, Chennai. To accompany the launch, about 60 of the artists’ work from his private assortment punctuate the school’s gallery partitions.

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