NAARI | Jan-Mar 2021

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“I WANTMYART TO MAKE PEOPLE TELL THEIROWN STORIESOF OLDBANGALORE” He is one of India’s most popular cartoonists, illustrators and artists. His art is a cheeky, insouciant take on life, especially of happy bygone times in cities like Bombay, Goa and Mangalore. But, Paul Fernandes’ muse has always been his hometown Bangalore, especially of the swinging ‘70s. KAVITHA SHANMUGAM drops into his studio in Bangalore for a chat with the artist

ALL ILLUSTRATIONS REPRODUCED ARE BY PAUL FERNANDES

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Girish Karnad also paid Paul a big compliment by telling him that he had done for Bangalore, what cartoonist Mario Miranda had done for Goa and Mangalore

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