natural grandeur of the valley had a magic effect on young
Walli's mind who was simply bewitched by the colourful phenomena
pervading throughout the length and the breadth of Kashmir.
Veer Munshi has not only
painted his own experiences of Islamic fundamentalist and terrorist forces
in Kashmir, but has done a yeoman service to depict the overall human
rights situation in Kashmir through his paintings.
Kaul's genre is of course varied - except for some portraits.
The painter has struck to his original inspiration, he has been
only true to himself.
born 1940 has been working as a professional painter since 1962. Held ten
solo shows in Delhi, Bombay and Calcutta.
Santosh was born in Srinagar, Kashmir in 1929. He took to many
devotions-painting, weaving, papier-mache and then to kashmiri poetry.
Sh. Suraj Tiku was not only
very interested in painting but also theatre was his passion. He acted in
dramas staged by the first theatre group Kala-Kendra in the beginning at
its Shivalaya stage and later at Tagore Hall, Srinagar.