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FICA Institutes Art Grant in memory of Amol Vadehra

FICA  is instituting THE AMOL VADEHRA ART GRANT. Unlike our grants which are made via applications, the Amol Vadehra Art Grant is a nominated award. The awardee will be selected via a pool of nominations received from invited members of the art community. Nominees will be expected to make a formal proposal to FICA about a work or body of works they wish to produce. The final recipient of the award will be announced in January 2016. The Grant is a production grant and aimed at supporting an Indian artist under the age of 40 years to develop a body of works. The grant amount is Rs. 2 lacs and the period of the grant is one year. The funds can be used to cover the artist’s direct costs towards creative development and production of a body of artworks. Read More>>

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS | EMERGING ARTIST AWARD 2015

FICA opens applications for the Emerging Artist Award 2015. The Award seeks to promote young artists studying or practicing in India who demonstrate extraordinary skill and promise in the visual arts. The award includes a 12 week residency in Switzerland (Oct-Dec 2015) and a solo exhibition in New Delhi in 2017. FICA is collaborating with Pro Helvetia - Swiss Arts Council and Vadehra Art Gallery for this year's award. Deadline is 30 June 2015.

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Register now | MASTER CLASS BY ORIJIT SEN

Workshop on Comics by Orijit Sen. The workshop is designed as an introduction to the diverse practises of visual storytelling, with a focus on Comics as a medium. Participants will be guided through the process of conceptualising and executing a short comics project over the course of the week. They will have the opportunity to explore, among other things, time and space in comics, visual narrative construction and editing, character design, page layout and the use of graphic styles and techniques. A strong interest in drawing, combined with a love for telling and listening to stories are pre-requisites. Dates: July 6 – 11, 2015, Venue: FICA Reading Room. Read More >>
 

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OPEN FORUM | workshop by gagan singh

FICA invites you to be part of a workshop on drawing with artist Gagan Singh. This is the first interaction as part of our series Open Forum - the focus of the workshop will be to look at sketching and the act of drawing in a sketchbook. Dates: 29 June 2015 | 11 am to 6 pm, Venue: FICA Reading Room. Read More >>

The Open Forum is a proposed site for independent artists and organizations to collaborate with FICA on specific events. We invite proposals from artist and researchers to for the Open Forum. Read More >>

 
 

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REGISTER NOW |  Telling Tales, INTERVIEW WORKSHOP, by Prof. Kathryn Myers And Mrs. Neeta | utsha foundation, bhubaneshwar

REGISTER NOW |  Telling Tales, INTERVIEW WORKSHOP, by Prof. Kathryn Myers And Mrs. Neeta | utsha foundation, bhubaneshwar

 
Call for applications | Pro Helvetia Swiss Arts Council Residencies 2015-2016

Call for applications | Pro Helvetia Swiss Arts Council Residencies 2015-2016

 
ADMISSIONS OPEN FOR MASTERS AND PHD AT SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES AT SHIV NADAR UNIVERSITY - APPLY NOW!

ADMISSIONS OPEN FOR MASTERS AND PHD AT SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES AT SHIV NADAR UNIVERSITY - APPLY NOW!

CALL TO INDIAN CURATORS FOR RESIDENCY | DELFINA FOUNDATION, INLAKS SHIVDASANI FOUNDATION AND CHARLES WALLACE INDIA TRUST | DEADLINE: 30 MARCH 2015

CALL TO INDIAN CURATORS FOR RESIDENCY | DELFINA FOUNDATION, INLAKS SHIVDASANI FOUNDATION AND CHARLES WALLACE INDIA TRUST | DEADLINE: 30 MARCH 2015