The Prafulla Dahanukar Art Foundation (PDAF) has announced the â€˜Emerging Artist Contestâ€™, to encourage talented artists by recognizing their work.
Online PR News – 21-August-2014 – Maharashtra – The Prafulla Dahanukar Art Foundation (PDAF) has announced the â€˜Emerging Artist Contestâ€™, 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 Indiaâ€™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 â€˜Emerging Artist Award for 2015.â€™
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 â€˜Directory of Emerging Artistsâ€™, 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