Emerging Artist Contest by Prafulla Dahanukar Art Foundation
08/21/2014

The Prafulla Dahanukar Art Foundation (PDAF) has announced the ‘Emerging Artist Contest’, to encourage talented artists by recognizing their work.

Online PR News – 21-August-2014 – Maharashtra – The Prafulla Dahanukar Art Foundation (PDAF) has announced the ‘Emerging Artist Contest’, to encourage talented artists by recognizing their work with Gold, Silver, and Bronze Awards in each of the following disciplines: Painting, Sculpture, Ceramics, Print Making, Installations, and Photography.

The awards are specific to each State and therefore 18 individuals will be awarded in each of India’s 30 States, amounting to a total of 540 awards. In addition, the Foundation will present 18 awards on an all-India basis; one of them being the coveted ‘Emerging Artist Award for 2015.’

The winner of this award will be felicitated and given the opportunity to hold a solo exhibition at a prominent art gallery in Mumbai, with all expenses paid for by the foundation. Furthermore, the winning artists will be showcased on the internet, in the ‘Directory of Emerging Artists’, that will be created by the Prafulla Dahanukar Art Foundation, along with a yearbook for the same. The Prafulla Dahanukar Art Foundation is a registered charity trust founded in memory of the award winning Indian painter and artist Prafulla Dahanukar. For more information, please visit: www.prafullafoundation.com