Events : Politics & Governance

Presentation on "The art market and the Bangalore visual art scene" by Nalini Malaviya

Held on Thursday, 28th May, 2015 at 6.30 PM

Bangalore International Centre had arranged a Presentation on "The art market and the Bangalore visual art scene" by Nalini Malaviya, Well-known art Consultant, writer and Blogger on Thursday, 28th May, 2015 at 6:30 pm at its auditorium.

The presentation by Nalini Malaviya provided an orientation to the visual arts scene in our city and an overview of the art market in the Indian context with a look at gallery functioning and some of the factors involved in pricing of art. It included tips on buying art, and on displaying artworks and maintaining them to prevent damage.

The art market was explored further through the art scene in Bangalore, and it looked at some of the public and private spaces in the city that one could visit to view art exhibitions, learn about art and buy art. The session concluded with a brief mention of select Bangalore based artists, who have made significant contributions through their work..

The presentation was well-attended and appreciated.