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Weekend Jam at CKP, Bangalore at ChitraKala Parishad

January 13, 2019 from 11:30am to 2pm
We are drawing at Chitrakala Parishath tomorrow.CKP hosts many arts and craft exhibitions throughout the year. We get to choose from drawing nature, people,colorful stalls and the temple by the banyan tree.We often round up at the canteen come lunch time and continue to draw as we are engrossed with discussions and some delicious Masala dosa!Go on pack your tool kit and see you there!This week's announcement sketch is by…See More
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Chitra Santhe - 2017

Posted by Soman Patnaik on October 25, 2016 at 12:00am 0 Comments

Chitra Santhe 2017

Forms are out and selling at Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath

Date January 15, 2017

Fee: Rs 300/-

Last Date to submit forms with requisite attachments: November 30, 2017

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Karmarkar magic from the Konkan coast - studying the great sculptor

Posted by Prosenjit Roy on July 28, 2016 at 7:30pm 4 Comments

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My apologies for not turning up more often. Priorities, distractions, excuses, etc...

Recently I treated myself to some wonderful magic on the Arabian Sea coast, namely, at the Sasawane village in Maharashtra's Raigad district (near Alibag). I stayed there for a fortnight, studying the amazing sculptures of the late Vinayak Pandurang Karmarkar (1891 - 1967). He had reached the pinnacle of fame during his career, even though not many will…

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