Daughters of the Thunder God and the source of inspiration for an artist, Muses opens up a vast arena for fine art figure study encompassing a range of styles and moods of a subject’s anatomy. It creates an enigma in the mind of the viewers by artistic and cinematographic casting of shadows of demure beige muses.
Starting from the Renaissance, drawing the figures from life has been considered the best way to learn how to draw, and the practice has been maintained till the present times. Different drawing techniques and exercises have become standards, including gestures, contour, and mass drawings.
Figure study has come a long way from being used for scientific and educational purposes, such as ethnographic studies, human physiology or sex education, and has gradually taken turn to reach the status of modern art, nude photography and digital figure study.
Muses En Kolkata is the fourth instalment of a series of workshops, the first of which has transpired in Delhi.The workshop is being conducted by Jeet Mukerji, a globally renowned Fine Art Figure Study photographer. Come Join us for an enigmatic experience to explore the art.