Tradition and Transformation: Mithila Art of India
The William Benton Museum of Art
Mar. 24, 2023 - Jul. 30, 2022
Mithila art is an indigenous form of painting originating in the northern state of Bihar in India. Historically created as sumptuous wall murals, over the decades Mithila art has evolved as works on paper and canvas which has both preserved the tradition and generated new themes.