Rainbow-2016 registration continues
Registration continues for Drawing and Painting competitions “Mazhavillu (Rainbow 2016)”with the caption of “Emergence of True Colors” scheduled on to 11 November 2016 at Carmel School, Khaitan from 1 pm. The competitions are classified in to 4 groups as Kindergarten (LKG&UKG), Class 1~4 (Sub Juniors), Class 5~8 (Juniors) and Class 9~12 (Seniors). First prize winners of each category will presented with Gold Medals (Gold Coins) followed by 2nd, 3rdprizes and several attractive consolations prizes. Online registrations are made available though www.kalakuwait.com. The inaugural session will start at 12.30 pm at Carmel School Auditorium. For parents and interested artists of Kuwait to participate, KALA-Kuwait is arranging a Community Canvas. A few selected works will be suitably rewarded with prizes.
Kerala Art Lovers Association, KALA-Kuwait, one of the biggest Indian associations of Kuwait registered under Hon Embassy of India, conducts several programs in Kuwait targeting entire Indian community in Kuwait such as yearly Balakalamela (Youth Festival for Indian Students) and undertake several Charity programs as well as many Cultural events.
Noted artist of Kerala and Secretary of Kerala Lalithakala Academy Ponniam Chandran, will be the Chief Guest. Mr Chandran, holding masters in Political Science is a leading Artist of Kerala and did his studies in painting from School of Arts Thalassery as well as at Ecole Des Bour Art Caebm France. Being an artist, he has conducted several exhibitions all over India as well as abroad. Further he is recipient of several awards including Lalithakala Academy and scholarships from India as well as from Government of France to visit and study.
The highlight of Rainbow 2016 will be the “Painting Workshop” on “New Techniques on Painting” exclusive for students registered for the painting competitions. This will be an Audio Visual event describing the history of painting from the ancient era to current transitions in the modern days. The schedule of the painting workshop shall be from 6 pm to 8 pm at United Indian School, Abbassiya, on 10 November 2016. Thereafter, Mr Chandran will have an Technical Interaction on the “Ethnic Arts and Modern Visualization” with the professional artists of Kuwait at Mangaf KALA Centre from 8.30 pm. The entry is open and all are welcome.