About Us

Mission

PotliArts sources and curates original pieces of Indian Tribal & Folk Art, Craft and Hand Made Weaves and promotes them with new modes of communication, revives original pieces of work, and spreads awareness by researching and then educating clients on India's rich heritage.

The PotliArts range in Arts covers Tribal paintings of Gond, Warli, Saora,Santhal, Chitrakathi, and Folk paintings of Kalighat, Mithila, Kalamkari, Patachitra, Palm Leaf among others.

Textile range includes fabric, hand woven and hand printed saris, dupattas, shawls, stoles in Cotton, Khadi, Silk covering Tussar, Ikat, Ajrakh, Alpona, Mithila, Chanderi, Paithani etc among others. Shawls and stoles of Bhujodi and Lambani. Bed covers and cushion covers in Organic Khadi, Tanka embroidered hand woven, Lambani and Applique.

Chhau masks from West Bengal, Pattachitra Orissa artifacts like Masks, Coconut craft, Palm Leaf bookmarks, wooden artifacts, dolls and toys etc.

The Indian states covered by PotliArts for sourcing at present include Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Orissa, Gujarat, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Chhatisgarh,Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Maharashtra, Karnataka.

Many of the artisans whose original work is curated by PotliArts belong to families that have many generations of having adopted the Craft.

EXHIBITIONS

  • 6 Solo Exhibition since 2010 at Commaraswamy Hall Prince of Wales Museum, Mumbai
  • 1 Solo Exhibition at Artisans, Kalaghoda
  • India Art Festival, Mumbai (Year 2012, 2013)
  • Kalaghoda Festival, Mumbai (Year 2014)
  • Invited By Sahchari Foundation At Taj Mahal Hotel Mumbai (Year 2014)