Tuesday, December 15, 2009

In the shadow...

Yet another fascination with homes, with poverty, simplicity and colors and the vibrancy they bring. this is also about the freedom the maid servants enjoy. In this painting the house wife is deep inside and under the shadow where as the maid servant is sitting on the threshold - comfortable and confidant. The Indian maid servants have this freedom from taboo's and voyeurism of peeping into everyone's lives while the master's like to keep to themselves in the darkness of the shadow's............................

12 comments:

sreenivasa ram makineedi said...

wow. excellent subject and nice treatment.

ruchi singh said...

Thx so much!!

Ramesh Jhawar said...

Nice one Ruchi! The cots are painted very nicely.
Thanks for placing your comment on my blog :)

Madhu said...

I can see lot of texture in your painting. especially i like the way baskets are created and mystery inside the house.

RUPESH PATIL said...

nice painting ruchi!

ruchi singh said...

Thx everyone!!

Megha Chhatbar said...

Such a thoughtful painting. I can see you have a keen observation. Well done!

Happy New year in advance!! :)

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Marie said...

magnifique !

aswani said...

thats good one the female face this is very feel

aswani said...

good

supriya said...

Hey Ruchi...I love your work n would like to get in touch with u. I am an architect and an interior designer. And hence, keep on looking for Artists for my Projects.
You are really very Good.