YASALA BALAIAH'S batik and acrylic paintings
reflect the life and nuances of a seeker. And it's surprising that he sees
much of his world from
his small studio in Siddipet. In
an age of instant gratification and mindless marketing the unassuming retired
in painting equipped only with an innate ability to grasp,
assimilate and apply.
Yasala Balaiah known for his
delightful paintings of Telangana Women, drawn from
the beautiful rural backdrop of his native
land. His colorful paintings of brightly attired, dark
complexioned, straight nosed strong boned Telangana
with a native candor brings a refreshing whiff of rural splendor.
Yasala Balaiah, an established senior artist
expert at Batik Painting, at one earned himself the nickname, "Batik
fascinating people all over the world with his dexterous experiments
in this medium.
Says Balaiah, It's all from
imagination. Not based on live art. Which is surprising as the brightly
attired, dark complexioned
women in regular activity are reminiscent of rural life that is as close as
possible to reality. The artist never fails to mesmerize
and in his superb work his lines crisscross with exceptional
energy and power.