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Kaiko Moti

 (1921 - 1989)
Kaiko Moti was active/lived in France, India, United Kingdom.  Kaiko Moti is known for animal, botanical, landscape.

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Kaiko Moti


KAIKO MOTI

Kaiko Moti's philosophy, a philosophy he lives, is Art.  More contemplative than descriptive, he endeavors to analyze his sensations before nature in order to better recreate its almost divine essence.  The tree is not a tree, the rock is not a rock; it is the spirit which animates the tree, it is latent power in the rock.  The same quest underlies each one of Kaiko Moti's works, the quest for that entity which makes the illusory differences of the real vanish.

Born (Kaikobad Motiwalla) in Bombay, India on December 15, 1921, Moti was first educated at the Bombay School of Fine Arts but his talent led him onwards to study at the University College in London (on scholarship) and at the Slade School of F  ...  Displaying 750 of 2184 characters.



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About  Kaiko Moti

Born:  1921 - Bombay, India
Died:   1989
Known for:  animal, botanical, landscape