Ishvar Gupta (1983)

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    United Kingdom

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About an Indian artist from Bihar, who used to live and work in London, from 1974-81, when he was deported. It shows the work he completed from 1974 when he came to Britain on a British Council Scholarship, concentrating on two large murals in Nottingham and Coventry. Ishvar speaks about his diffcult life here, his work and views about art and society. Begun in 1980 and completed in 1982.

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