Arun Patua-Patua Painter

Profile of Artist:

Arun Patua is a born artist who picked up the skill of folk and patua painting from his Guru Banku Patua who was his father. Patua is a delightful traditional art which takes on a per formative nature. Arun started painting at the tender age of eight, his father being a state award winner was an expert in story telling through his art.

The vibrant and expressive folk art by the patua community from West Bengal is a truly colourful one, which is being sustained in times of change.

For generations, The 'Patua Chitrakars' have painted narratives from Hindu mythology as well as Sufi traditions.

Arun Patua has collection of more than 100 years old Patua painting.

Contact Detail:
Address: Village & P. O.– Satpalsa, P.S.– Mayureswar,District- Birbhum, Pin- 731234. WEST BENGAL
Phone No: 956 461 9320, 03462 243554
whatsapp No: 956 461 9320