The Eternal Trapezoid
by Dnyaneshwar Nadkarni
Prabhakar Kolte is one of the few most innovative painters in western India. At 40, he can look back on rich achievements and project an obvious promise of greater things to come.
Kolte took his diploma in painting from Sir J.J School of Art in 1968. When he was a student, the senior artist Shankarread more
Laced by Light
by Uma Nair
Live performance has a particular protean power. That scene of Prabhakar creating his work and freezing Kerala’s light into the earthly tones of his colourative quest, was an image that stayed in one’s recesses. It is like watching Adoor Gopalakrishnan’s ‘Mathilukkal’ at least twice; like nippingread more