Thota Vaikuntam is one of the most renowned artists from India. Thota Vaikuntam paintings are known to portray rustic beauty from Indian villages particularly those belonging to the states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. He was born in a family which did farming for a living in the year 1942. Having grown up in villages surrounding farms and women roaming around fields, he became an expert in painting them.
One of the most famous Thota Vaikuntam paintings is the one named ‘Women in Gossip’. It was a screen print done using more than 30 colours. It was done on paper. You can find that painting online in almost all the major indian art stores.
He has held plenty of solo art shows and exhibitions all around the country. His paintings are loved by many people. He has many fans for his artwork. He is around 75 years old now. But, Thota Vaikuntam paintings have never grown old. Even young artists and art lovers adore his work.
He is known for bringing out the unique quality of villages through his paintings. This is the reason why his paintings are known to be more original than the ones created by many other Indian artists. He is currently residing in Hyderabad and is still pursuing his passion.