|Early Times Report|
JAMMU, Oct 20: Six artists from the city of temples Jammu displayed their art works at the 85th All India Exhibition of Arts-2019, organized by Indian Academy of Fine Arts (IAFA) Amritsar, at The Indian Academy of Fine Arts, MM Malviya Road, Amritsar today.
The artists who showcased their talent include Bhushan Kesar, Gaurav Kapoor, Bhupinder Singh Sasan, Payal Chadha Gupta, Shruti Arora and Mahua Gupta,
Bhushan Kesar, an eminent artist and founder of Kesar Art Circle from last 45 years known for his colorful strokes to display his abstract art work 'Harmonising Forms'.
While the works of other artists Gaurav Kapoor's sketch work 'Capture the moment', Bhupinder Singh Sasan's Sketch work 'Survival' and painting 'Serenity' are displayed .
Payal Chadha Gupta's 'Internal Love', 'The Red Lady' by Shruti Arora and 'Life On the Strings'- by Mahua Gupta - all paintings are exhibited in the exhibition.
Ram Vanji Sutar ji, Padma Vibhushan and Padma Shri recipient, known for creating 50 monumental sculptures and most importantly the man behind India's tallest statue-'Statue of Unity' made his presence as the chief guest of the event.
The exhibition had around 793 art works by 421 artists across the country out of which 302 Works that include 138 paintings, 56 drawings, 46 graphics, 30 photographs and 32 sculptures got selected and were exhibited.