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The Multiple Cultural Worlds of Raja Ravi Varma

September 28, 2019 | 10:30am-12:30pm
The San Diego Museum of Art Boardroom

Raja Ravi Varma (1848–1906) is one of the greatest painters in the history of Indian art and the pioneer of “modern” Indian art. His work, which fuses European techniques with Indian subjects, was known and coveted world-wide, and he was notable also for making his art available to the public through affordable lithographs. Sushumna Kannan, adjunct faculty at San Diego State University, discusses the life and art of Raja Ravi Varma.

FREE for Support council members | $10 Museum members | $15 nonmembers | $5 students

Painting by Raja Ravi Varma



yellow mandala seperator with red lines