Month: January 2017

Success

” Your paintings are masterpieces. One day you will get recognition. See, sometimes artists will get their success at the end of their lives or after their death ’’ he said to me sympathetically. ” Do you call it success? ” I asked him. Waterscape    Artist:Magunta Dayakar (Excerpt from my book … ‘Everyday Experiences of a Struggling Artist’)

By the time the artist realizes this truth …(From The Painter’s Heart)

He is an artist. He does paintings regularly. To him it’s passion. For livelihood, he used to paint sign boards for shops and offices. He is living with some happiness, because he is getting some money for his day to day needs from sign boards and he is doing paintings which he likes very much. …

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Understanding … (From the painter’s Heart)

Picture View  Artist:Magunta Dayakar Someone asked me..” Why you are teaching painting is such a serious way? ” I told him…” It’s understanding the beauty of life. ” ”Beauty of life ! … I don’t understand. ” he said ”Beauty of life means understanding God…” I told him. ”What is the connection between God and painting? I don’t …

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