Dharamshala: The Nijh World Society in association with North Central Cultural Zone under the aegis of union government ministry of culture is holding a 7 days National Artist Camp at Mecloadganj. The camp opened on 24th and concludes on 31st March .
Speaking to Hill Post, Mrs. Harinansha Bhardwaj, President, Nijh World Society said,“Art and Nature are the most blissful elements of life, when put together adds which compels us to host an art camp in this excellent natural surroundings of Mcleodganj. We have previously hosted art exhibition on account of Environment awareness day, and other occasions. This time we have 10 talented artists from North East, who will work live in this campaign.”
Speaking on behalf of the organisers Mrs Bhardwaj added that the Nijh World Society has been established with the vision of creating a platform for artists, art lovers, curators and critiques to gather together and experience the beauty of art. The society promotes and helps artisans from all walks of life to exhibit their work. The society has been previously associated with Supreme Court of India, National Commission For Women, Northern Railway, and NCERT.
The participants in the art camp are some of best artists from North East India. Those participating in the art camp include, Arundhati Choudhary, Golmei Gandumpu, Chandan Bazbaruah, Sanajaoba Tensubam, Joydeep Bhattacharjee, Rajib Rudra Paul, Kaushik Kundu, Navakash, Kailash Deka and Deepjyoti Das.
The artists are demonstrating live paintings at the camp and in other select spots of the city which includes the Cricket Stadium, where the 4th India – Australia test match is being played.