Drawing from the City

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Author: Tejubehan

9789383145966 | HB | pp. 32 | 2017 | Tara Books

In Drawing from the City Tejubehan drawn her remarkable journey from poverty into the rich inner world of art.

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“Take me to the city,” the young girl whispers to the train, as it passes her dusty village. Her name is Teju. She is now a middle-aged woman, a migrant worker-turned-artist, and in this book, she reflects on her incredible journey from poverty into the rich inner world of art. This book of richly detailed drawings, featuring Teju’s self-taught style of lines and dots celebrates the life of a gentle, spirited woman who continues to paint her way through difficult times.

This new edition of Drawing from the City is one of Tara’s new experiments with the Risograph, an eco-friendly printing system. Riso printing combines the technology of screen-printing and a photocopier machine, and uses organic, soy-based inks, resulting in a unique textural experience.

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Author:

Tejubehan

ISBN:

9789383145966

Binding:

Hardback

Pages:

32

Year of Publication:

2017

Publisher:

Tara Books

Edition:

First

Condition:

New

Country of Origin:

India

About the Author

Born in a village in Rajasthan and to music, artist Tejubehan belongs to a community that wandered the streets, singing devotional songs. After moving from her village to the city, Teju married Ganesh Jogi, and the two began to work together, initially singing, but after a chance encounter with an encouraging artist, also painting. Teju has developed her own style, and she loves drawing women.

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