10 December Saturday

Lalithakala Akademi's 1-month-long Winter Art Residency begins in Kilimanoor

Web Desk‌Updated: Sunday Oct 2, 2022


Kilimanoor: Ruptured sculptor N N Rimson said it is a matter of great pleasure to begin a month-long art residency program in Kilimanoor, the birthplace of the great artist Raja Ravi Varma, on his 116th death anniversary. He was speaking after inaugurating the Akademi's Winter Art Residency participated by the winners of Akademi's awards at Raja Ravi Varma Memorial Cultural Complex at Kilimanoor on Sunday. Normally, after their art education, not getting a studio to work on is the major crisis faced by upcoming artists. "I was fortunate enough to get such a space in Baroda after my studies there and I congratulate Kerlaa Lalithakala Akademi to start such a residency program in Kilimanoor," he added.