From sustainable living practices to stellar fashion choices, Samantha Ruth Prabhu is a name to be reckoned with. But now the actor has also shown his artistic side as she recently shared a video on Instagram in which she can be seen posing next to a large canvas.
Samantha paints the canvas with an artist to support those affected by the pandemic. Looked!
“One of these days! If you hear a voice saying ‘you can’t paint,’ then paint by all means, and that voice will be silenced,” the actor captioned the post.
Entitled Hope Kosmos, the project also features works by artist Manohar Chiluveru and will be presented as part of a exposure by the Shrishti Art Gallery.
According to Samantha, the project aims to engage with the community and use art as a way to heal and bring people together and promote hope.
“This is a one-of-a-kind exhibition and we invited Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Shilpa Reddy and many others to interact and paint the huge canvases with the artist. The proceeds from this art project will be used to support the creative community in need and alleviate their economic hardship, especially at a time like this, ”the gallery said.
The works of Hyderabad-based artist Manohar include paintings, sculptures and installations where he seeks to represent mundane subjects through visual means, according to Mojarto.com.
Samantha also explained that it was “literally the first time” that she painted. “How important it is right now. Using art as a tool in these times to guide, to help. You don’t have to be an artist. You don’t have to be creative. is literally the first time I have a brush and paint in my hands. I thought I didn’t know how to draw or that I couldn’t paint. This is not for me. But it is about s “Express. So happy to be a part of this initiative,” she expressed in a video shared by the gallery on Instagram.