About the Artist
The recent work in acrylic colours on canvas illustrates the intrinsic ambition
Of Rajan Raghavan, the artist to reveal the obscure desire prevalent in every Human being to showcase his strength and nerve. He has used narrow brush lines to make figures in his works and showcased the textural peculiarities Via the relevant iconic metaphors of matt finish on the faces of the character in light grey colour. He has demonstrated the innate desire in the subconscious mind of the character by comparing himself with the bull or horse and thereby arouse his genuine instincts to reveal the power or strength in him. He has incorporated some intensive revelations at strategic arenas in the work which indicate the catastrophes or hidden impediments in his life journey which do obstruct his forward march .Also, he has specifically shown the interaction between the sensitive mind of the character and the strong mind of bull / horse and effectively Hinted an inseparable association between them inapt perspectives and arenas.
The works in his typical style, more or less, are quite similar in thematic peculiarities which, in turn, reveal the genuine talent and creative instinct of the artist. Also, there is an ample yet apt illustration of vivid emotional mindscapes of the character with a firm emphasis on showing harmony of associations between the human being and the powerful animal like bull or horse and their interactive affirmity and associations.
Rajan Raghavan has artistically amalgamated his thoughts and creative instinct in his latest works which amply illustrate wide ranging experience he has as well as the genuine genre in him which have totally laid a lucid and interesting visual perspective and dimension to his new creations that receive ample applauds and appreciations from the present art world.