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HindustanTimes Fri,25 Apr 2014

Artist’s work spanning 70 yrs on display at Fort

Riddhi Doshi, Hindustantimes.com  Mumbai, March 26, 2013
First Published: 02:46 IST(26/3/2013) | Last Updated: 02:48 IST(26/3/2013)

The 42 works showcased in the exhibition span 70 years of the Mumbai-based modernist’s work and include sketches and paintings on canvas and glass sourced from the JJ school’s collection, private collectors and Raiba’s studio.

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“The 4th Year Party, which shows different breed of dogs, two of them barking at each other, is a satirical work that reflects Raiba’s days in college, when some of his seniors disapproved of his artistic practices,” said Sumesh Sharma of Clark House Initiative, co-curator of the exhibition, along with professor Anant Nikam.

Also on display is an untitled painting from Raiba’s Vasai series, created in 1982.

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