In a thrilling announcement, Retro Kolkata Magazine has declared Ravi Pandey as one of the featured photographers for the upcoming International Photography and Painting exhibition. The highly anticipated event, scheduled to take place from June 16 to June 18 at Arts Acre in Newtown, Kolkata, promises to showcase a diverse range of artistic talents from around the world.
Ravi Pandey, a passionate photographer hailing from Rewa, has garnered attention with his exceptional skills behind the lens. While working as a Development Officer at LIC OF INDIA since 2010, Ravi discovered his love for photography and embarked on a creative journey that has led him to this remarkable achievement.
In his own words, Ravi Pandey shared, "My journey of photography started a few years back, initially capturing anything that caught my eye. However, as time went on, I began to delve into the basics of photography and developed a particular interest in portraits and street photography. The emotions that a face carries have always fascinated me, and I found joy in conveying stories and emotions through my work. Photography has gradually become my soul."
Ravi's talent has already gained international recognition, as one of his remarkable portraits titled "ARDH – SATYA" has been selected for the prestigious TTA2023 (Travel Tale Awards 2023). This captivating piece will be showcased at various photography events and exhibitions in Rome and Milan, Italy. Now, Ravi's artistic journey continues with Retro Kolkata Magazine, further solidifying his reputation as a talented photographer.
Expressing his gratitude, Ravi Pandey said, "I feel deeply honored to be associated with Retro Kolkata this year. Thank you so much to the team at Retro Kolkata Magazine for providing me with such a great opportunity and honor."
The International Photography and Painting exhibition organized by Retro Kolkata Magazine promises to be a vibrant and immersive experience, celebrating the artistic brilliance of photographers and painters from around the world. Attendees can expect to be captivated by a wide range of visual delights, including Ravi Pandey's evocative works that beautifully capture the essence of human emotions.
As art enthusiasts eagerly await the opening of the exhibition on June 16, Kolkata and the art community at large are buzzing with excitement to witness the talent and creativity that Ravi Pandey and other renowned artists will bring to this grand event.