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I am delighted to announce that the Archaeological Survey of India has responded to our query that was filed through the RTI, and has declared very clearly that
"No permission is required to sketch within the precincts of a monument if any person is NOT using appliances such as camera-stand, stool, chair, table, large drawing board or easel"
This is indeed a victory for our campaign, since this was clearly our intent, and clarifies to us that we NEED NOT get any…Continue
Sketching on location is a movement that is getting great momentum across the globe. It aids one to spend more time with the subjects of interest, and enjoy and relish at a deeper level.
In India, there is a law that prevents sketching at several locations of interest. Many places that come under the projection of Archaeological Survey of India prohibit sketching at the historical…
Dear friends, Our small attempt in Chennai inspired by Bengaluru's Chitra Santhe was a great success, with wonderful participation by around 80 artists and few thousand visitors. It included demonstrations and contests for children, enthusiastically participated. From 8AM to 8PM this wonderfully sprawling park came alive with art all over.
You can find reports in the…Continue