Anand PKC: ‘A New Day Rising’ The Society February 14, 2013 Art, News of Note 1 Comment Anand PKC’s “transcendental realism” is on view now through Feb. 27 at Walter Wickiser Gallery, Manhattan, NY. Featured Image: A New Day Rising, Oil on canvas, 48″ x 34″, 2011 Related Post ‘Déja’ and Other Poetry by Philip Whidden Déja Do you remember when a piece of art Held truth or meaning in its oil or stone— And beauty even? Paintings would impart Aesthetic tru... Tell the world:FacebookTwitterTumblrPinterestRedditLinkedInEmail One Response Bruce Dale Wise February 28, 2013 A NEW DAY RISING: AFTER ANAND PKC “In India, diamonds are everywhere, as they are in China, in America.” —Sri Wele Cebuda By Bruce Dale Wise The water is so blue, the leaves of grass as dry as twigs beneath the similar-hued elephant, so huge, beige-brown and firm, beside the azure sky and branching trees, big, rugged, clumsy, elegant, not in a china shop but in the wide outdoors, important and magnificent, significant. Right at the forefront of the scene, one sees forms—scores— large ears, eyes spread, long trunk past tusks of ivory, thick legs, splayed feet, on one of nature’s many floors, an ambling, like nothing else in Tennessee, or India. I wonder where this is. I sigh… my sight—a new day rising, free. Where can it be? Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.