Mangaluru, Sep 28 2019: An art exhibition "Samvedana" organised by Karavali Chitrakala Chavadi at Prasad Art Gallery at Ballalbagh in Mangaluru was inaugurated on September 27, Friday by V U George, Editor of Mangalore Today. The exhibition will be held upto October 3 and will be open for public from 10 am to 8 pm.
The Chitrakala Chavadi aims at providing the funds collected by way of sale of paintings towards the relief of flood affected people in various parts of the district including Belthangady. Owing to this reason, the paintings on display here will be sold at 30 to 60% discount.
A total of 74 paintings by 24 artistes are on display. Paintings depicting the folklore and culture of Tulunad including Yakshagana, Bhootharadhane,Nagaradhane, cock fighting, Kambala are the main attractions.
’Kadri Rocks’ art gallery Director, Harsha D’Souza also spoke on the occasion. Prasad Art Gallery founder K. Koti Prasad Alva, well known environmental activist and noted artist Dinesh Holla, Ganesh Somayaji and others were present.