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Gurcharan Singh

 (born 1949)
Gurcharan Singh was active/lived in India.  Gurcharan Singh is known for painting.

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Gurcharan Singh


Born in 1949 in Patiala, southeastern Punjab, Gurcharan Singh started his artistic career at the Government College of Arts & Crafts, Chandigarh, in 1973.  Gurcharan's signature paintings of ordinary folk, men, women, children and animals often reflect the plight of the underprivileged, the social underclass, the invisible and the exploited in India.

As the artist states, "These are all things that I remember from my childhood, which I relate to even now." (Artist statement, S. Mehta, 'Gurcharan Singh displays new works', Hindustan Times, 15 January 2012)

His passion for colorful and large scale works continued, and he has held solo exhibitions in several art galleries in New Delhi, Mumbai, Paris  ...  Displaying 750 of 960 characters.



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About  Gurcharan Singh

Born:  1949 - Patiala
Known for:  painting