Two days National Painters Camp organized by J&K Centre for Creative Arts with the support of JK Tourism Deptt at Mansar Lake concludes today. The artists who had come to join the programme created paintings in their individual styles in mediums like oils, acrylics and charcoal etc. The themes also varied from cosmic ones to the landscapes.
On the concluding day Sh. V S Rahi , a veteran painter from New Delhi was felicitated and on the occasion Pt. Kewal Krishan, President, JKCCA was the Chief Guest, Sh. Radhey Shyam and Vimal Magotra, Advisors were the special guests.
Sh. V S Rahi in his nineties has contributed in the field of art, colums on art and literary fields. He had been the former Vice- President, All India Fine Arts & Crafts Society, New Delhi and has been associated with syllabus designing of school education by CBSE,
The senior artists of the country who attended the programme includes Dr. A K Dixit and Deepika Dixit, New Delhi, Ramesh Bhosale, Pune, B R Bodade, Indore, Dr. Mamta Singh, Dehradun, S. K S Gill, Dharminder Sharma and Atul Mattu, Amritsar, Pratima Singh, Lukhnow, Jang S. Vermam and O P Sharma from Jammu.