Panaji: August 10, 2016 …. The Directorate of Art and Culture, Panaji, will be organizing a series of Printmaking Workshops at Graphic Studio Sanskruti Bhavan, Panaji. The first workshop of the series will be on “Platography Printmaking”, which will be conducted by Shri Ajit Seal, Senior Printmaker, Head of Department of Graphic Art at Kala Bhavan- Visva Bharati Shantiniketan, West Bengal.
The seven days workshop will be held from August 23 to 29, 2016 between 9.30 to 5.30pm at the Graphic Studio, Sanskruti Bhavan, Patto, Panaji.
Shri Ajit Seal shall conduct a workshop on the advance medium of “Platography Printmaking”. Only 15 to 20 practicing fine artists and fine Arts students who have specialization degree in Printmaking and students who are undergoing training in printmaking shall be selected to participate in the workshop. The participant must have practiced/worked in the medium of etching and lithography will be allowed to participate in this workshop
The practicing artists/art students must register their willingness of participation for the workshop by filling a prescribed application form available at the office, which will consist of a brief Bio-data and attachment of 10 photographs of artworks done by him/her in the printmaking subject.
The application form must be submitted on or before August 16, 2016 during working hours. The application received from the practicing artists/art students will be shortlisted. The participants selected for the workshop will be informed by the department.