Panaji: November 5, 2016 … The Directorate of Art and Culture, Panaji, will be organizing a series of Printmaking Workshops at Graphic Studio, Sanskruti Bhavan, Panaji. The third workshop of the series will be on “Gum Etch Printmaking” which will be conducted by Shri R.S. Sham Sunder, from Bengaluru who is a Senior Printmaker of India and Retired Professor Department of Fine Art and S.N. School University of Hyderabad. This seven days workshop will be held from November 23 to 29, 2016 between 9.30 am to 5.30 pm at the Graphic Studio, Sanskruti Bhavan, Patto Panaji.

Shri R.S. Sham Sunder will conduct a workshop on the advance medium of “Gum Etch Printmaking” . Only 15 to 20 practicing fine artists and fine Arts students of Goa who have specialization degree in Printing 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 may register their willingness of participation for the workshop by filling a prescribed application form available at the office of Art and Culture, which will consist of a brief Bio-data and attachment of 10 photographs of artworks done in the printmaking subject.

The application form must be submitted on or before November 17, 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.