Author: pradeepatil

  • 2024 Imprinting Justice

    THEME, 2024 Truthful art is the voice of the artist for what is important to them and for their contributions to a better world. For this IPEP 2024 we would like to invite artists to use their print as their voice to reflect on an issue of social justice that is close to their heart…

  • 2022 One World

    The theme of the IPEP India 2022 edition is ‘One World’, a concept that determines the individual milieu, and within that, actions of independence and of personal and collective conscience. For humans, it is a celebration of freedom of speech and a space of one’s own. Moreover, this one world has diverse layers of experience…

  • 2021 Threshold

    A threshold is a space of transition, a passage from one place into another. To think of a threshold is to think of movement, of leaving something behind and engaging something new. And yet, a threshold is also a space unto itself. To connect here to there, it must have its own structure, whether defined…

  • 2020 Double Vision

    In medical terms, double vision, or diplopia, is a condition in which a person sees two images of a single object. The condition has a number of potential causes ranging from an irregularity of the cornea to brain trauma caused by injury to the head, and can sometimes even be brought on by stress. Whatever…

  • 2019 A voice to a voice

    A voice to a voice and a word to a word spring into a dialogue. The voice might not be audible, or the word may remain unwritten. But the dialogue goes on. While the perpetual inner dialogue leads to an outer one and connects individuals, it is soliloquy that guides us to a journey within…

  • 2017 Homeland

    ‘Homeland‘ an idea that evokes a feeling of belonging. We have chosen the theme for IPEP India 2017 as Homeland, aiming at an emotional appeal that crosses the ethnic borders and hierarchy of societies. The concept of space that we call as home, bonds with the root that has a collective identity. It shapes our…

  • 2016 BreakingNEWS

    “BreakingNEWS” draws attention to the heavy dependence of our very existence on sensational news. Incessantly bombarded by the media, news permeates our subconscious. It is a pertinent search in the contemporary lifestyle that an artists must look out how the psyche of creativity is at the mercy of this phenomenon. Adriana Lucaciu, RomaniaAlberto Balletti, ItalyBabiscia…

  • 2015 FEAR:Horror|Terror

    ‘FEAR : Horror|Terror’ is a universal experience which haunts humanity in its multitudes as an effect of differences between individuals or communities. The world is filled with these notions as commune, country, race, caste or creed. The differences arising from socio-political agendas, difference of faiths, gender, economic interests. Thus, fears exist about war, terrorism, uncertainty…

  • 2014 Indigestible

    DELISH masticating time between the hollows of my mouth i surrender myself to the sap of our loving. i nibble spaces (they pop) i peck at memories (they sizzle and pass on) who says food feeds us? The circuitous routes and reasons for ingesting, rejecting and lusting after food are many. Food and relationships may…

  • 2013 Untitled

    A COLLECTIVE VISION Printmaking has always thrived in the collective; it is a social medium and is as much about expression as it is about sharing. The history of printmaking as a fine art practice in India is short, but filled with interesting movements and the contributions of numerous artists who have shaped modern and…