Press Release 28th November 2018

PRESS-NOTE 28Nov2018-Press Note-Kannada28Nov2018-Press Note-English 28Nov2018-Press Note-Kannada DATED – Wednesday, 28th November 2018 Sub: Appeal of the Artist Community to the Government of Karnataka Regarding proposed demolition and reconstruction of Venkatappa Art Gallery (VAG) Copy to various Departments: Department of Kannada & Culture, Department of Archaeology-Museums & Heritage, Department of Tourism Yet again, the visual artists…

Longest Performance day 14th February

27 Performance Artists marathon curated by Dorothea Rust, Irene Muller, Suresh Kumar and Smitha Cariappa on the 1 year anniversary of VAGforum formation.

12th February

On this day, 12th February 2017, videos of all the events and protests against the adoption which was taken up by Venkatappa Art Gallery Forum, were streamed in the gallery. The video display relived the emotions and togetherness of the artist community. The gallery wore a festive mood, with colour and light decorations. An exclusive…

VAG Sambrama Tribute to Media

We are pleased to share with you, our happiness in the successful start to ‘Sambhrama2017’. ‘Sambhrama 2017′ is an event to commemorate the coming together of artists for a democratic cause on 14th February 2016. The artists’ resistance to Venkatappa Art Gallery being given away in adoption to a private gallery, saw a series of…

Exhibition 1 : ‘Private Collections Public Museum’.

‘Private Collections Public Museum’. May 3rd to May 5th Venkatappa Art Gallery  Alaka Rau, Anjana Chetty, Avinash Veera Raghavan , Ayisha Abraham, Babu Eshwar Prasad, Detritus Emeritus, Dimple shah, Gurudas Shenoy, HA Anil Kumar , Lalitha shankar, Prabhavathi Meppayil, Prakash A M, Pushpamala N, Raghu Wodeyar, Shamsunder S , Sheela Gowda , Smitha Cariappa ,…