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Fine Painting as Animal Activism?

by Sophia Powers
Are cute animals the best way to promote environmental awareness?  Well, perhaps.  Why else would environmental agencies have a much easier time raising money to protect individual “charismatic species” as opposed to funding holistic attempts to foster the ecosystems that support them?  This very logic has been followed to a T by Pradeep Mishra, who is not an NGO grant writer of any sort, but rather an up-and-coming young visual artist.  His most recent show, “Love to Live” which just opened at Palette Art Gallery in Delhi, features a number of large and small-scale portraits of... [more]
Posted by Sophia Powers on 8/2/10