7 Things You Didn't Know About Madhubani Paintings

7 Things You Didn't Know About Madhubani Paintings

Bright colours, auspicious motifs, slender characters with exaggerated features—Madhubani paintings are in great demand worldwide. Also known as Mithila painting, these artworks are characterized by their vivacious hues and lack of empty spaces.
February 11, 2021 — Team Bimba
5 Professional Tips for Choosing Artwork for Your Home

5 Professional Tips for Choosing Artwork for Your Home

‘What would be the perfect centerpiece for my hall?’, ‘What would suit the corner of my reading room?’, ‘What direction should I put a particular artifact in?’, ‘What size should I pick for a painting for my bedroom?’ and a hundred other questions that put you in a terrible dilemma while thinking about modern artwork for home
February 08, 2021 — Team Bimba
Five Fine Art Print Gifts For The Art Lover

Five Fine Art Print Gifts For The Art Lover

The gift of art is truly special as a single picture can express thousands of words. Fine art prints make for excellent gifts for professional artists. It gives them a sense of validation as they aspire to excel in the world of art. It also makes them feel understood as you attempt to dive into their world and pick a gift from their field of work. However, if you’re thinking of how to leave an impression with your gifts for the art lover, here are our top recommendations:
February 08, 2021 — Team Bimba
Affordable Modern Indian Art Paintings for Home Decoration

Affordable Modern Indian Art Paintings for Home Decoration

Our homes are a reflection of our personalities – we take care of them, adore them, and bedeck it to our hearts’ contents. In today’s urban Indian households, one can always find decorative work of art in all forms, sculptures, paintings, posters, wall hangings, extravagant lights, vintage furniture, and even fancy floorings! But modern artwork has been the most loved and desired form of art that has also become an affordable art for home.
February 05, 2021 — Team Bimba
7 Van Gogh Paintings and Their Interesting Stories

7 Van Gogh Paintings and Their Interesting Stories

With a brief artistic career spanning a decade and a staggering 2100 artworks to his credit, including 860 oil paintings, Vincent Van Gogh was one of the most prolific artists of all times. Today, having a Van Gogh artwork is like owning a treasure as they are some of the most expensive paintings in the world. Van Gogh was the son of a pastor and didn’t really have any formal training in painting. In fact, he left Antwerp Academy within three months of enrollment due to a clash of ideas and his refusal to follow their rules. So what makes a Van Gogh painting so special?
February 05, 2021 — Team Bimba
Top 10 Most Popular Artists in the World 2021

Top 10 Most Popular Artists in the World 2021

“Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.”  - Edgar Degas

Now there may be several artists who make you peek into your soul, but only a few of them have managed to leave an indelible imprint there. These are the ones whose names you see in history books and popular culture. Their fame grows because of their ability to stay relevant through centuries of social, political and cultural change.

January 31, 2021 — Team Bimba
The 10 Art Forms You Must Explore in India

The 10 Art Forms You Must Explore in India

The corners of our homes are adored by them while few are worshipped within the sanctum sanctorum of temples; they are diverse in nature and yet connected by the common thread of painting – spread across several states in India. The culture, heritage, and art forms in India is a reflection of the diverse nature spread across several states. It’s not only about the skill set that comes with every painting and the artists behind it but also the social, cultural, and religious sentiments which are attached to it that make it extra special – today, we’ll tell you about the 10 artforms that you must explore in India!
January 31, 2021 — Team Bimba
Friends or Foes? Paul Gauguin and Van Gogh’s Relationship

Friends or Foes? Paul Gauguin and Van Gogh’s Relationship

The story of Paul Gauguin and Vincent Van Gogh’s tumultuous relationship is as intense as a Shakespearean play and has the potential to become a blockbuster movie. Several biographers and journalists have reported the incident of Van Gogh’s self mutilation, but very few ponder upon the circumstances leading up to it. In Paul Gauguin’s Intimate Journals, we get a glimpse of their relationship replete with drama, love and action. 
January 02, 2021 — Team Bimba
Kalighat Painting: Everything You Need To Know About Kalighat Paintings!

Kalighat Painting: Everything You Need To Know About Kalighat Paintings!

The folklore of story-telling in traditional Indian art has had a long-drawn history and its continued presence through the years can be attributed to its relationship with arts, paintings, religion, and customs. One such engaging art of storytelling can be traced back to 19th-century rural Bengal and the fascinating process of narrating epics like Mahabharata and Ramayana through pattachitras ‒ village to village, story to story. This tradition of storytelling in rural Bengal eventually led to the birth of an iconic painting style ‒ Kalighat paintings or Kalighat patachitra.
What is Classical Indian Art? Types of Indian Classical Paintings

What is Classical Indian Art? Types of Indian Classical Paintings

Classical Indian Art has an almost magical quality. It transports you to a bygone era and makes every scene come alive. Each canvas is more than just colourful brush strokes—it’s a lesson in history. These paintings teach us a lot about ancient customs, traditions, food, fashion, and so much more.