Indian Hippy launches quirky, hand painted signboards inspired by Bollywood

  • Signboards feature whacky messages (along with matching art) inspired from iconic Bollywood dialogs, songs & scenes
  • Hand painted on pinewood by the last few remaining Bollywood poster artists in India

Mumbai, India, March 13, 2012 — Indian Hippy, (www.hippy.in) today announced the availability of its innovative hand painted signboards inspired by Bollywood.

Featuring whacky messages (along with matching art) inspired from iconic Bollywood dialogs, songs and scenes, the signboards are hand painted by the last few remaining Bollywood poster & billboard artists in India.

The hand painted signboards will be showcased at the upcoming “Wassup Andheri” festival on 16th, 17th & 18th March at Indian Hippy’s art stall. Thereafter, customers can purchase the same from Indian Hippy’s exclusive retail outlet at Atria Mall or via its online store: www.hippy.in

“The signboards are hilarious digs on some of the most iconic Bollywood one liners in history,” says Hinesh Jethwani, Founder & Head, Indian Hippy (www.hippy.in).

Indian Hippy’s quirky hand painted signboards can be displayed inside homes and offices, with a few specific designs intended for display outside doors.

“Hand painted signboards are near extinct in today’s digital age. Our collection is an attempt to revive this beautiful art and in the process of doing so, have a little fun with it,” concludes Hinesh.

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About Indian Hippy

Indian Hippy was born over two years ago when entrepreneur Hinesh Jethwani (31) learned how digital printing had rendered the beautiful art of hand painted Bollywood movie posters obsolete. Today, the organization works with the last few remaining Bollywood movie poster artists in India with a core social responsibility and commitment towards breathing fresh life into this virtually extinct art form, and in doing so, provide a means of employment to the last surviving artists in the trade. Indian Hippy offers a gamut of products and services that rekindle the magic and charisma of old school, hand painted movie poster art by infusing it with a fresh dose of innovation.

For more information, please visit:   www.hippy.in

Contact
Indian Hippy
Atria Mall,
Shop No. 243, 2nd Floor,
Dr. Annie Beasant Road, Worli, Mumbai – 400 018
Website:  www.hippy.in
Phone: (+91) 80808 22022