Artist's Profile

Ram Singh Urveti

Ram Singh Urveti was born in 1970. He is one of the leading painters, who started painting around the same time as Jangarh Singh Shyam. His works are exhibited in India and abroad, and have received several awards. His books include the co-authored “The Night Life of Trees” and “Sun and Moon” among others, published from Tara Books. His painting themes are broad, and include the tribal life, rituals, myth and folklore. The patterns he employs come from the necklace that Pardhan Gond used to wear.