Shilpayan unfurls 'MYSTIQUE' - group show of artists
Details: 'MYSTIQUE' - group show of artists such as Abhimanyu Sinha, Rajkumar Sarkar, Tapas Jana, Nirupama Malik, Eva Ray, Jawahar Roy, Ram Prawesh Paul and Vandana Datta. The different ways of relating to art have been portrayed at various levels even though they are more or less contemporary.
Venue: India Habitat Centre
Reviews: Nothing much to write home about. Mediocre work... well most of it. Some of the paintings were outright bad. Most of the work looked like "being made to sell". Heavily influenced by painters like M. F. Hussain and Manjeet Bawa these paintings have hardly any individuality or creativity.