logging in or signing up Narratives on M.F. Husain JuliaSingh Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Uploaded from authorPOINT lite Insert YouTube videos in PowerPont slides with aS Desktop Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Copy Does not support media & animations WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 725 Category: News & Reports.. License: All Rights Reserved Like it (1) Dislike it (0) Added: June 10, 2011 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 1 Presentation Description No description available. Comments Posting comment... By: KUSHALSAINI (19 month(s) ago) --still not downloadable... Saving..... Post Reply Close Saving..... Edit Comment Close By: poo_jim (23 month(s) ago) please allow downloading as it is badly required in a school for art class Saving..... Post Reply Close By: JuliaSingh (23 month(s) ago) Hi, Thanks for your feedback, i have made it downloadable. Saving..... Edit Comment Close Premium member Presentation Transcript Narratives on M.F. Husain: Narratives on M.F. Husain http://www.sfexaminer.com/files/f5890050e1839f0cef0e6a7067003992_0.jpgSlide 2: The great Indian painter, Maqbool Fida Husain, followed his passion, took pride in his decisions and celebrated his gifts. M.F. Husain was popularly known as ‘M.F.’ or ‘Picasso of India’. http://cupidspeaks.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/mfhusainaskmeany1-218x300.jpgThe Early Years…: The Early Years… http://bppostscript.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/husain.jpgSlide 4: Husain's mother, Zunaib, died in his infancy and the father remarried.At the age of 20, he moved to Mumbai where he was admitted to the J. J. School of Arts and got married in 1941. http://artistscentre.webs.com/earlydays1.jpgSlide 5: The 1950’s and '60s… In 1951 Husain travelled to China and had his first solo exhibition in Zurich. Over the next few years his work was growing popular in Europe and the USA. http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-4x-R7oIUQRA/TcpVNlEuVaI/AAAAAAAAADY/-c4thCr3Ai8/s1600/DSC01073.JPGSlide 6: The 1970’s… This was the time when he produced some of his best known works such as Sufi paintings, and were first exhibited at the Pundole Gallery in 1978. http://www.burnaway.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/Husain2007_013.jpgSlide 7: The 1980’s… During these years M.F. Husain slowly grew into a public figure, often embroiled in controversies. http://www.sfexaminer.com/files/a2d15295e1839f0cef0e6a706700a2b9_0.jpgSlide 8: The 1990’s and 2000’s… The early '90s saw several collections of Husain’s paintings being made public in exhibitions of permanent galleries. The most interesting of these is the Husain-Doshi Gufa in Ahmadabad, a collaboration between the painter and an architect in the construction of a gallery. http://www.grosvenorgallery.com/images/work/Photo_PartI_3%20copy.jpgBrewing of controversies against M.F. Husain: Brewing of controversies against M.F. Husain In the 1990s some of Husain's works became controversial because of their portrayal of Hindu deities in the nude or in an allegedly sexual manner. http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_qPOdhOhvQcs/TMemWuE08yI/AAAAAAAAAvk/m1AWBu5JyoI/s1600/mf_hussain_paintings.jpgSlide 10: In 1998 his house was under attack by Hindu groups like Bajrang Dal and the art works were vandalized. Husain was also charged in February 2006 with ‘hurting sentiments of people’ because of his nude portraits of Hindu gods and goddesses. http://ridingtheelephant.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/husain-img_5165-cropped.jpgSlide 11: M F Husain died at the age of 95 on June 9, 2011 after being unwell for several months at the Royal Brompton Hospital in London. http://lh4.ggpht.com/-hWdsVtexu3w/Rt7INXb4WyI/AAAAAAAAAZ8/iOdGs51YwcQ/IMG_0260.jpgSlide 12: His most memorable works are ‘Mother India’, ‘Mahabharata’ and illustrations to ‘Ramayana’. M.F. Husain was honored for the best of his art with Padma Shri (1995), Padma Bhushan (1973) and Padma Vibhshan (1991). http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-8G9QJrJ8-Q0/TfCaq4rIb0I/AAAAAAAAB78/sz0HHcP-IO4/s1600/_I6H9332.jpgHail thou Picasso of India: M.F. Husain!: Hail thou Picasso of India: M.F. Husain! http://www.cyberadsstudio.com/SPEAR/hussain/artistimages/selfwithhorse.JPG You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.