October 2 is a very special day for India as it marks the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. For National award winner for the movie Mahanati, Designer Gaurang Shah, the day is even more special. He is working on one of the most challenging projects he has ever done. To recreate Raja Ravi Varma’s paintings on khadi sarees. These will be unveiled on October 2, 2019 as the date also happens to be the death anniversary of Raja Ravi Varma, considered the father of modern Indian art.
In this interview to Filter Kaapi’s T S Sudhir, Gaurang Shah gives a peek into the quantum of work that has gone into this tough project and the intricacies involved.
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