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Mumbai 25th August, 2010: The Bombay Store today announced the launch of The Art Competition that will see artists use their creativity in Art & Design using the Theme “‘FESTIVALS OF INDIA’ in POP Art Style. The Competition is in two categories a) Open b) Students. The Bombay Store has initiated this art competition to recognize and reward promising talent in India and is looking to bring artists and their work into the limelight while serving to promote a culture that has a lively interest and appreciation of art.

Online PR News – 27-August-2010 – – • The Bombay Store launches its art competition to recognize and reward promising talent.
• Themed “‘FESTIVALS OF INDIA’ in POP Art Style entries accepted for the competition from 25th of August to the 22nd of September

The contest is open to all residents of India and participants will be in two categories ‘Open’ & ‘Student’. Commencing on the 25th of August the contest will run through to the 22nd of September and all entries will close on that day end of business hours at All Mumbai outlets of The Bombay Store (P.M. Road, Fort, Phoenix Mills, Lower Parel, Inorbit, Malad & Vashi)
All artwork/ submissions in both the categories must incorporate the Theme ‘FESTIVALS OF INDIA’ in POP Art Style. The competition will have no restrictions to the kind of art that is presented provided it is in keeping with the theme and provides an adequate interpretation of the same. Forms for the entries are available at all outlets of The Bombay Store.
Speaking on the occasion Mr Asim Dalal, Managing Director The Bombay Store said “At The Bombay Store we are constantly innovating with our range of products and in our ways of reaching out to our clientele. We believe that our clients Discover a New India when they buy our products and what better way to showcase the New India than with the art designs and styles of a contemporary India. Art and craft in India have evolved and there are various interpretations of traditional art forms and techniques.”

About The Bombay Store
The Bombay Store is one of Mumbai’s oldest and most recognized popular shopping destinations. The product line boasts of exquisite artifacts in clay, metal, leather, paper and wood in the home décor range. It has a large product range including, western and ethnic Garments for Men & Women, Accessories, Home Linen & Furnishings, Home Products, eco-friendly handmade stationery, Body Care Products, Organic Food Products such as tea, herbs and pot-pourri and semi-precious and costume Ethnic Jewellery.

The Bombay Store has 12 stores in 7 locations across India in Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Goa, Lonavala and Navi Mumbai. Mr. Asim Dalal is the Managing Director of the company.

The idea for the Bombay Swadeshi Co-operative Stores Co. Ltd. was conceived on 14th December, 1905 by Bal Gangadhar Tilak, along with eminent industrialist and businessman Munmohandas Ramji. The flagship store was inaugurated by Dr. Dadabhai Naoroji on 14th December, 1905.