As part of the National Book Week celebrations, a book exhibition and sale has been organised at Institute Menezes Braganza (IMB), Panaji which will conclude on November 23.
A portrait painting workshop will also be held from November 21 to November 23, which is jointly organised by Institute Menezes Braganza (IMB), Goa College of Art, Althino and All Goa Art Master Association. It will be inaugurated by former principal of Goa College of Art, Mahesh Vengurlekar. Addressing a press conference on Monday, chairman of Institute Menezes Braganza, Panaji Sanjay Harmalkar said: “Every year we organise a portrait painting competition wherein participants have to create portraits from live models of eminent Goan personalities from different fields. So this is the seventh edition of the competition and for the exhibition 11 portraits will be on display.”
And on November 22 and November 23, there will be a painting demonstration by Pramod Kurlekar and over 300 artists are expected to attend the same. Also present will be the 11 models on whom the portraits are done, who will give a 10-minute talk.
On November 24, IMB will celebrate its Foundation Day and chief guest for the day will be Sachin Kandolkar, followed by a cultural programme.
(The exhibition and sale is on till November 23 at Institute Menezes Braganza (IMB), Panaji. It is open to all)