• Book: Ekdin
    Title of Article/Essay: Jibonjatra ebong Shilpakala niye Elomelo Katha
    Translated Title of Article/Essay: (Scattered thoughts on Life and Art)
    Author: Jogen Chowdhury
    Editor: Suman Chattopadhyay
    Date, Year: 2007
    Reference Type: Periodical Article
    Language: Bengali
    Issue: Autumn Number; Sharad Sankhya
    Pages: 7-15
    Publisher: Suman Chattopadhyay for Disha Productions and Media Pvt Ltd
    Place Published: Kolkata
    Country Published: India
    Descriptive Tags: Art, Culture, Cultural Ambience, Relative Connection, Political Culture, Science, Modern Art, Economy, Contemporary, Common Man
    Artist/s Mentioned: Abanindranath Tagore, Gaganendranath Tagore, Rabindranath Tagore, Jamini Roy, Ramkinkar Baij, Binodebehari Mukherjee, Somnath Hore, Vincent Van Gogh, Paul Gauguin, Henri Matisse, Marc Chagall, Paul Cezanne, Edouard Manet, Claude Monet, Camille Pissaro, Salvador Dali, Edgar Degas
    Remarks: An effort to connect art with life and living. Chowdhury has been discussing the state of Bengal with respect to the other more economically affluent states of India to get an idea of how standards of living could be instrumental in the making of art. He has also been looking at the history of art, bringing in discussions regarding the Western scenario of art practice through ages. Note: The Year of Publication in the text is mentioned as 1410 following the Bengali Calendar. It has been converted to 2007 according to the Gregorian calendar.
    Where we found it: Personal Archive: Jogen Chowdhury, Kolkata