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2 edition of Nek Chand. found in the catalog.

Nek Chand.

Nek Chand

Nek Chand.

by Nek Chand

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Published by Raw Vision in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL20562567M

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The incredible story of the world's largest visionary art environment: the Rock Garden of Chandigarh, kept secret by artist Nek Chand for fifteen years. As a refugee during the partition of India in , Nek Chand Saini was resettled in the city of Chandigarh with nothing but the stories he carried in his heart from his homeland. :: Nek Chand and various authors: Books. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Hello.

AWARD BOOKS. The Secret Kingdom: Nek Chand, a Changing India, and a Hidden World of Art by Barb Rosenstock; illustrated by Claire A. Nivola (Candlewick Press, ). In , Nek Chand began building a Rock Garden in Chandigarh, India, using natural and discarded manmade materials, including broken glass, porcelain from chipped sinks, old bicycles and rusty pipes. South Asia Book Award for Children’s and Young Adult Literature Award Winners The Secret Kingdom: Nek Chand, a Changing India, and a Hidden World of Art by Barb Rosenstock; illustrated by Claire A. Nivola (Candlewick Press, ) In , Nek Chand began building a Rock Garden in Chandigarh, India, using natural and discarded manmade.


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Nek Chand: Healing Properties Essay by Leslie Umberger, from an exhibition at John Michael Kohler Arts Center. The Arts Center's permanent collection includes works of concrete and fabric figures and animals created by Nek Chand, the largest Nek Chand.

book of his work outside the Garden. Essay by Leslie Umberger. 6 pp., 17 color illus., The Nek Chand Foundation, a registered charity, was formed in with the aim of supporting Nek Chand's work and raising awareness of the Rock Garden throughout the world. The Foundation's projects include: creating surveys, publishing much- needed documentary and publicity material; arranging exhibitions and coordinating semi-annual.

The Secret Kingdom is a picture book biography of Nek Chand who built a secret rock garden in the outskirts of Chandigarh. Nek Chand was born in a village of Berian Kalan in Punjab. He grew up Nek Chand. book to stories and folk lores that fascinated him/5(11).

A picture book biography of Nek Chand, a man who grew up in the region that is now part of Pakistan, escaped as a refugee when the countries divided, and settled outside of Chandigarh where he secretly started an art project he developed over years using only reclaimed materials/5.

Nek Chand, in full Nek Chand Saini, (born DecemBerian Kalan, Tehsil Shakargarh, India, British Empire [now in Punjab province, Pakistan]—died JChandigarh, India), Indian self-taught artist best known for transforming trash and debris into the Rock Garden of Chandigarh, an assemblage of thousands of sculptures in a forest on the outskirts of Chandigarh, India.

A Orbis Pictus Honor Book The incredible story of the world’s largest visionary environment: the Rock Garden of Chandigarh, kept secret by outsider artist Nek Chand for fifteen years. After the partition of India inNek Chand Saini settled in the city of Chandigarh, with nothing but stories brought from his homeland.

Nek Chand Saini (15 December – 12 June ) was a self-taught Indian artist, known for building the Rock Garden of Chandigarh, an eighteen-acre sculpture garden in the city of Chandigarh. He hailed from Shakargarh garh was previously in Gurdaspur district in British India, but now falls in district Narowal in Pakistan).

There are many books and listings of fantastic architectures around the world, unfortunately, not many mention the Indian Nek Chand, writes Prof B.N.

Goswamy. His Rock Garden in Chandigarh is as much a testament of architectural fantasy as Antonio Gaudi or Simon Rodia. Nek Chand's Story Article by Anton Rajer This article originally appeared in The Folk Art Messenger, Vol Number 1, Winter/Spring Chandigarh, India, is an unlikely location for the world's largest folk-art environment.

Chandigarh, a stark 20th-century utopian dream city, was designed by the Swiss architect Le Corbusier. Nek Chand’s Rock Garden in Chandigarh, India demonstrates the imaginative vision and fervency of creation that animates the greatest of outsider artists.

It is a twenty-five acre artwork containing over two thousand sculptures and naturally formed rocks dramatically placed throughout a multi-chambered environment filled with lush vegetation.

Rosenstock weaves the story of folk artist Nek Chand Saini and the magnificent secret garden he built in Chandigarh, India Compelling, delicate, and spare, this book brings both artist and garden to life. Buy Nek Chand's Outsider Art: The Rock Garden of Chandigarh by Lucienne Peiry, Philippe Lespinasse (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on. Nek Chand's Outsider Art: The Rock Garden of Chandigarh Hardcover – January 3, by Lucienne Piery (Author), John Maizels (Author), Philippe Lespinasse (Photographer) & 0 more out of 5 stars 4 ratings/5(4). The Secret Kingdom: Nek Chand, a Changing India, and a Hidden World of Art Barb Rosenstock, illus.

by Claire A. Nivola. Candlewick, $ (48p) ISBN   With The Secret Kingdom, Rosenstock and Nivola tell the story of a creativity, passion and perseverance that spanned decades, producing one of India's most popular tourist destinations.

Born in the Punjab region, Nek Chand grew up farming and hearing stories, so. Nek Chand, a Changing India, and a Hidden World of Art Book by Barb Rosenstock Illustrations by Claire A.

Nivola Text Set Compiled by Lorraine Magee NF Ada’s Violin: The Story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay. The Secret Kingdom Nek Chand, A Changing India, and A Hidden World of Art (Book): Rosenstock, Barb: The incredible story of the world's largest visionary environment: the Rock Garden of Chandigarh, kept secret by outsider artist Nek Chand for fifteen the partition of India inNek Chand Saini settled in the city of Chandigarh, with nothing but stories brought from his homeland.

A Orbis Pictus Honor Book The incredible story of the world’s largest visionary environment: the Rock Garden of Chandigarh, kept secret by outsider artist Nek Chand for fifteen years.

After the partition of India inNek Chand Saini settled in the city of. This luminous picture book tells the fascinating true story of artist Nek Chand and how his secret art project—hidden away in a jungle—became one of India’s most treasured wonders, second only to the Taj Mahal.

In the bustle of the busy streets of Chandigarh, India, Nek Chand saw something no one else did. The secret kingdom: Nek Chand, a changing India, and a hidden world of art by Barb Rosenstock (Book); Outside in by Jennifer Bradbury (Book); The collection, the ruin and the theatre: architecture, sculpture and landscape in Nek Chand's Rock Garden, Chandigarh by Soumyen Bandyopadhyay ().

The very first line of THE SECRET KINGDOM: NEK CHAND, A CHANGING INDIA, AND A HIDDEN WORLD OF ART written by Barb Rosenstock and beautifully illustrated by Claire A.

Nivola, is so lilting, so rhythmic, you know you’re in for a treat before you even turn the page. The book tells the true tale of folk artist Nek Chand.Télécharger le Le royaume de Nek Chand - ePub, PDF, TXT, PDB, RTF, FB2 & Audio Books La ligne ci-dessous sont affichées les informations complètes concernant Le royaume de Nek Chand: Le Titre Du Livre: Le royaume de Nek Chand Taille du fichier MB Format Type:PDF, e-Pub, Kindle, Mobi, Audible Nom de fichier: Le royaume de Nek The Secret Kingdom: Nek Chand, a Changing India, and a Hidden World of Art by Barb Rosenstock and Claire A.

Nivola. Raised in a village in the Punjab region of Asia, Nek Chand Saini is surrounded by read more. Raised in a village in the Punjab region of Asia, Nek Chand Saini is surrounded by stories told by his family members and traveling.