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Gond images are filled with patterns, and each pattern is unique to a particular artist, making it his or her signature.
Bhajju Shyam: My pattern is made up of linked leaf chains that make up the canopy of a tree.
Bhajju Shyam: I have combined the rooster, the symbol of time in Gond art and Big Ben, the symbol of time in London.
Bhajju Shyam: A plane taking off is as much of a miracle as a heavy elephant flying.
Bhajju Shyam: In Gond belief, there is another world below, ruled by the earthworm — in London it is the Underground.
Bhajju Shyam: Animals – and the human beings – originate from the egg.
Bhajju Shyam: In the beginning, before the creator made the world, there was emptiness… nothing at all. Then came water.
Bhajju Shyam: Into this place, the creator streamed the breath of life. Air was born.
Bhajju Shyam: The creator gave us the gift of the earth not only to live, but also, in turn, to create.
Bhajju Shyam: All life comes from a source, a small seed that holds the possibility of life.
Bhajju Shyam: The Peepul tree is so perfect that seen against the sky, it seems to have the same shape as its own leaf.
Bhajju Shyam: The earth is held in the coils of the snake goddess, so a snake symbolizes the earth.
Visual narrative brings together stories of origins, transformations and endings from the Gond tribal community.
Gallery of irresistible felines, by some of India’s best known indigenous artists.
Activity book introducing lndian art traditions: art is as much about the imagination as it is about depiction.
A cosmic vision of trees: exquisite art and folklore from the Gond tradition of central India.
A gently perceptive exploration of the psychology of fear, with illustrations by Gond artist Bhajju Shyam.
38 extraordinary folk and tribal artists from India reflect on the museum as an institution.
Visual travelogue from a Gond tribal artist reverses the anthropological gaze.
Bhajju Shyam: A fat cat being troubled by mice.
Stories and exquisite art from some of the finest living artists, on the most universal of themes: the sun and the moon.