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India@75: Painting Competition

High Commission of India

Victoria, Mahe

 Nation-wide Painting Competition by High Commission of India and National Arts Council

India will celebrate 75th Independence Day on 15th August 2021. To mark the same, the Government of India and High Commission of India is organising various cultural events and competitions under the India@75 - Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav celebrations.

In this series, the High Commission of India in Seychelles, in partnership with National Arts Council of Seychelles, is organising a Painting Competition on the themes "India and Seychelles" or "What India means to me". The painting competition is open for all ages and all categories including professional artists and the top prize is Rupees 5000. Artists are free to choose their medium and size of painting. Winning entries will be showcased in an Art Exhibition to be organised in May 2021.

 The entry forms can be downloaded from the link: https://www.hciseychelles.gov.in/pdf/whatsnew/Entry_Form_742021.pdf or can be collected physically from the High Commission office or at National Arts Council at the Victoria Car Park. The last date to submit your artwork along with the entry form is 10th May, 2021.