BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:icalendar-ruby CALSCALE:GREGORIAN BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTAMP:20161203T202257Z UID:56917 DTSTART:20090412T000000 DTEND:20090913T000000 DESCRIPTION:

Rich in vibrant colors and infused with stories both ancient and new\, Mithila paintings from the Bihar region of India debut at CAFAM this spring. Rooted in traditional wall and floor paintings\, modern Mithil a painting is created on paper and illustrates both religious gods and godd esses\, and modern themes such as gender politics and social commentary. Mi thila paintings have raised the status of its women artists and the economy of this poor region as the art form continues to gain international acclai m. This exhibit traces the extraordinary development of this vibrant painti ng tradition that straddles both the modern and the ancient.

LOCATION:Craft and Folk Art Museum\,5814 Wilshire Blvd. \nLos Angeles\, CA 90036 SUMMARY:Ancient Gods and Modern Politics: Mithila Painting END:VEVENT BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTAMP:20161203T202257Z UID:56918 DTSTART:20090412T180000 DTEND:20090412T200000 LOCATION:Craft and Folk Art Museum\,5814 Wilshire Blvd. \nLos Angeles\, CA 90036 SUMMARY:Ancient Gods and Modern Politics: Mithila Painting END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR