What are the different Indian art forms?

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What are the different Indian art forms?

Here are 8 Indian art styles which you should know about.

  • Madhubani Painting- Bihar. Image Source.
  • Tanjore Painting- Tamil Nadu. Image Source.
  • Warli Art- Maharashtra.
  • Pattachitra Painting- Orissa.
  • Mughal Painting- Mughal Era.
  • Rajput Painting- Rajputana.
  • Kalamkari Painting- Andhra Pradesh.
  • Gond Painting- Madhya Pradesh.

What are the 7 different forms of visual art?

The visual arts are art forms such as painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, photography, video, filmmaking, design, crafts and architecture. Many artistic disciplines such as performing arts, conceptual art, and textile arts also involve aspects of visual arts as well as arts of other types.

What is Indian visual arts?

Ajanta, Badami, Panamalai, Sittanavasal, Tanjore, and Polotmaruva schools of painting as well as Pali illuminated manuscripts and late classical Buddhist art in Bengal and Sri Lanka.

What are the art forms of Rajasthan?

Rajasthani Art and Dance

  • Ghoomar. Rajasthani folk dances are graceful, colorful and lively saltations and reflect the vivid, rich culture of the state.
  • Bhavai Dance.
  • Terah Taal.
  • Dandiya.
  • Kachi Ghodi.
  • Kurjan.
  • Wall painting.
  • Batik painting.

What is the famous art in Rajasthan?

Apart from the architecture of Rajasthan, the most notable forms of the visual art of Rajasthan are architectural sculpture on Hindu and Jain temples in the medieval era, in painting illustrations to religious texts, beginning in the late medieval period, and post-Mughal miniature painting in the Early Modern period.

Why do we call Rajasthani arts as Rajput arts?

Rajput painting, also called Rajasthan painting, evolved and flourished in the royal courts of Rajputana in northern India, mainly during the 17th and 18th centuries.