JAMMU, Dec 14: FIGURATIVAS2019, the most prestigious representational art competition of Europe and America has opened at the European Museum of Modern Art (MEAM) in Barcelona.
The prestigious event opened with the award ceremony in a solemn act in the MEAM halls.
The international Jury including the names of the living masters like Antonio Lopez Garcia, Odd Nerdrum, Jacob Collins, Alex Kanevsky and Eduardo Naranjo met and selected only 57 finalists out of some 2000 entries received worldwide.
Suman Gupta is the only artist from India whose art work titled ‘Song of the River’ was the only Indian entry representing India among the Asians, European and Americans in a packed opening museum party.
Suman Gupta’s art work shall eventually become the permanent collection of the Museum (MEAM) whose acquisition committee had shown a keen interest to acquire it.