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Museum Name National Gallery of Modern Art, Bengaluru
Gallery Name Sculptures Outside Garden
Object Type Sculpture
Main Material Stone
Main Artist C.Dakshinmurthy
Artist's Nationality Indian
Artist's Life Date / Bio Data 1943
Country India
Dimensions 55 x 34 x 93 (h) cm
Brief Description Dakshinamurthy is inspired by observing the people around him, particularly their unique pattern of behaviour, expression of moods, postures and gestures. His visual vocabulary derives mainly from Ayyanar figures and African sculptures, and is expressed in various media including different kinds of stones, ceramics and bronze. A versatile artist, Dakshinamurthy also paints in mixed media, acrylics, crayons, watercolors and ink on paper and canvas.