Kapu Rajaiah- Folklore in Modern Art జూన్ 5, 2007Posted by Telangana Utsav in Art, Articles, Culture, English, Identity, Personalities.
Tags: Siddipet, Telangana art
Kapu Rajaiah, born in a poor family in a remote place of Siddipet of Medak district, is known for revolutionary changes in modern Indian art. His work popularized the rural breeze moist with fragrance of earth and sweat of toiling masses.
He made an imprint for introducing folklore and rural traditions of art into Indian modern art. His paintings speak of men and women of varied communities characteristic of Telangana villages.