This book was published by Fukuinkan Shoten Publishers, Japan.
‘THE LIGHT OF THE EARTH OF INDIA’
This exhibition consists of original illustrations from picture books conceived and illustrated by Ramachandran.
It also showcases his collection of folk paintings, like Madhubani paintings, woodblock print illustrations of Ramayana epic, Yantra diagrams and shadow puppets, which have provided some of the influences for picture books created by Ramachandran.
See original illustrations of books including ‘Ten Wood Cutters’, ‘Hanuman’, ‘The Song of Circles’, and ‘Land of Romol’.
The artist will give a lecture on folk paintings and his picture books in early June.
The exhibition continues till 28 June 2009 at the Kijo Picture Book Village at Miyazaki prefecture in Japan.
Kijo Picture Book Village (Kijo Ehon No Sato)
475 Ishigouchi, Kijo-machi, Koyugun, Miyazaki-ken, Japan
Phone: (81) 983-39-1141
Mrs. Kazuyo Mori, Secretary General, Kijo Picture Book Village