The much-awaited Jaipur Art Summit was successfully launched at the Bombay Art Society, Bandra. Over 150 art pieces of 150 artists were showcased at the summit. Paintings made by families of the Indian Army are also on display for sale.
This Mumbai edition of Jaipur Art summit was inaugurated by H.H. Maharaja Jai Sinh Sisodia, Maharajkumari Vidita Singh Barwani, Col. Lalit Rai, Ms. Nisha Jamvwal, Ms. Iram Habib, Ms. Giorgia Andriani and Mr. Shailendra Bhatt.
Among the highlights of the summit were informal Talk & Art Tours, Visual Studio Art Connect, Mumbai Live Art, Demonstration, Author Interactions during New Art Book Launch and Art films produced by eminent artists etc.
The Jaipur Art summit offered a platform for people to have direct exposure to the depth and range of art forms i.e. rare, traditional, folk, tribal and contemporary art forms, currently existing within India and globally.
The schedule of the Mumbai Edition includes-
|Jaipur Art Summit | Mumbai Edition Schedule|
|2nd October||1 PM – 6 PM||Live Performance Mapping the Mind – Interaction with Artist Krishna Mahawar
Live Demonstration of Fire Art – Interaction with Artist Ajit Kumar
|2 PM – 4 PM||Live Poetry & Art Creation – Interaction with Artist Chaula Doshi & Artist Manish Kumawat
Book Release – Interaction with Author Herman Sukhathankar, Book – The Last Nomad
|4th October||2 PM – 6 PM||Special Exhibition of Paintings by Indian Army personnel – Interaction with Army Artists Family and Auction of their artwork|
|5th October||1 PM – 4 PM||Artist Talk & Discussion – Traditional Artforms as work of Art in the wake of Modern & Contemporary Art
Live Demonstration of Urdu & Arabic Calligraphy – Interaction with Artist Mehmood Shaikh
|6th October||1 PM – 4 PM||Artist Talk & Discussion – Outreach for Artists; Managing their Public & Media Relations
Poster Release of Next 8th Edition at Jaipur & Closing Ceremony