Of all the things that you could possibly think of, Indian artists have always been on the backburner for a lot of people. When it comes to artistic tastes, most of the people prefer to go European rather than thinking about the Indian subcontinent. This is the reason why Indian painters like Thota Vaikuntam have not been able to gain the kind of exposure that would actually help them in their journey to become great painters. However, the time has come for Indian painters to get their own share of limelight.
With a lot of galleries opening up across India, painters such as Thota Vaikuntam have been able to put up their paintings and it has been able to gain it is due recognition from the global audience. With a lot of galleries coming up, it can only be said that Indian painting is on the rise. With more and more people placing their patronage on different kinds of Indian painters, one can definitely look at the resurgence of Indian painting industry as a whole. With more and more artists displaying their art in front of the canvas, it can be honestly said that painting is no more known as a hobby, but rather as a profession in India.