JAMMU, Aug 13: National Exhibition of Visual Arts by Jammu and Kashmir Centre for Creative Arts (JKCCA) at Indian Academy of Fine Arts (IAFA), Amritsar (Punjab) concluded with a valedictory ceremony.
Sunil Dutti, MLA was the chief guest, Luxmi Kanta Chawla was the guest of honour and Rekha Mahajan, Deputy DEO was the special guest of the occasion.
Participating and local artists, writers and intellectuals attended the ceremony.
Welcoming the guests O.P Sharma, Director, JKCCA said that works of 46 young, senior and veteran artists from eleven states of the country were displayed in the show.
Sunil Dutti, in his address appreciated the efforts of JKCCA to organize national art events at Amritsar.
Luxmi Kanta Chawla appreciated the role of JKCCA in bringing its shows at Amritsar.
Rekha Mahajan Deputy DEO also appreciated the role of JKCCA working for promotion of Art Culture and Literature in the country.
The artists whose works were displayed were Antima Manhas, Deepa Soni, Payal Chadha Gupta, Nidhi Jain, Ganesh Kumar Sharma, Amrit Kaur, Rouf Qyasi, Sunita Gandhi, Soumya, Ojas, Rayees , Sheikh Gulam Rasool, Mushtaq Barq, Mudasir Rehman Dar, Shivani Koul Bhat, Mushtaque Ali Khan, Kaunain Zubair, Tsring Youdol; Dharminder Sharma, Gaytri, Sanjeev Kumar Bansal, Atul Matoo, Harsimrat Kour, Mala Chawla, Ravinder Dhillon, Nisha, Arjun Yadav, Sahil Sodhi, Kavi Chouhan, Dr. Mamta Singh, Dr. Rekha Rani Sharma, Pratima Singh, Dr. Disha Dinesh, Dr. Rashmi Saxsena, Dr. Neelam Kanth, Dr. Sagufta Khanam, Pankaj Raina, Sunita Handoo, Minu Dey, Prerana Mitra, Deepika Sehrawat and Shressha Srinivas.