Exhibition of Recent Paintings

Exhibition of Recent Paintings
05 Apr 2000 – 30 Apr 2000
Paradise Road Galleries

It’s very clear here, that Geethanjana has reached dynamic combination of both abstract gestural and representational features, in these works, there is great variety of signs, texture, feel, scheme and configuration that weaves an extremely interesting pictorial surface,. Yes if one looks at painting, as a process of creating an interesting surface, there is no doubt that Geethanjana is one of the most versatile artists in doing this. Most of his current works present us a puzzling environment within which an enigmatic face or a bust is either place, caught or entangled. The uncertainty of the predicament of this central character of the painting endorses it with a profoundly severe but yet meaningful psychological dimension. Thus his works present themselves as ideograms’ and psychodramas of a mind that is intense

-Jagath Weerasinghe, 2000