Jangarh Singh Shyam
(1962 - 2001)
Jangarh Shyam is known for painting.
Biography Jangarh Singh Shyam
Jangarh Singh Shyam belonged to the Gond community of Mandla district in Madhya Pradesh. In 1981, artist J Swaminathan discovered his talent and brought him to work at the Bharat Bhavan in Bhopal, when Jangarh was just 16. Here Jangarh developed his own style, a brilliant mix of tribal and modern contemporary art.
After moving to Bhopal, Jangarh perfected his art and evolved into a specialist in Brush and Pen Paintings.
Jangarh's works reflect the innocent vision of the tribal mind executed with the confidence of a creative genius. Some of his famous paintings include those of the leaping tiger, images of deities from the tribal pantheon, images of birds and peacocks, to name a few. His paintings have
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