Artist: Jayant Silva
Art: Devanagri Calligraphy
Jayant is an artist and computer scientist by education. He explores both contemporary and sacred themes in Indian languages through calligraphy. He works in a number of languages such as Sanskrit, Bengali, Tamil and Marathi. Besides traditional media, he also explores the making of letter forms using embroidery,
engraving, embossing, cutting and folding on a number of surfaces such as wood,metal, cloth,leaves, paper mache etc. He has taught University courses on the Siddham script. His work is part of the permanent collection of the Museum of Sacred Art, Belgium as well as private collections. He has most recently been invited to contribute his work to the prestigious Klingspor Museum, Germany.
Jayant will be conducting a workshop with us this weekend! Join and learn the art of Devanagri Calligraphy with a twist, in a relaxed simulating setting! .
Limited seats available, registration link in bio! .