Top Artists Announced for Indian Art Showcase

Kala Sutra, the Indian art extravaganza, which is set to take Dubai by storm in October announce the names of some of India's top artists who will be on display.

Last year, art enthusiasts from all over the UAE were treated to a Dubai “first” when Indian art was showcased for the very first time in Dubai.  Now, Sanchit Art, in association with the Kataria Foundation and BAQAA Glamour Weddings & Events, bring a bigger and better showpiece with 16 top Indian artists committing to participate, each one an icon in his or her own style. Sanchit Art is delighted to announce that this year’s line-up will include the legendary MF Hussain and the eminent contemporary Indian artists Jogen Chowdhury and Neeraj Goswami, with more top artists to be announced in the coming weeks.

Kala Sutra meaning art series, is fast becoming an international art movement which showcases the very best of Indian Art to the world. The Dubai edition of Kala Sutra which opens on 15th October 2015 at RIRA Gallery, DIFC, Dubai will give art devotees as well as connoisseurs a vibrant and colourful experience to cherish. The event will run until 2oth October 2015.

This very special event will be displaying contemporary and modern Indian art and promises something for everyone during the week long exhibition.  Organizers are extremely proud to further announce that rare, never before seen pieces will also be on display.  For the first time in Dubai, the general public will have the opportunity to see prestigious works of the late Ganesh Pyne, whose esteemed artworks can only otherwise be seen at private collections and museums.

Speaking about the event, Sanchit Joshan, Director of Sanchit Art, New Delhi said “We are extremely excited to be bringing this event to Dubai, showcasing a timeless collection of artworks by the very best of Indian Artists.  Kala Sutra is exquisitely built upon an aesthetic foundation that includes the finest contemporary and traditional art. Kala Sutra will be an incredible experience. ” said Sanchit

More top artists will be announced in the coming week. For more information contact or visit



About Sanchit Art

Sanchit Art represents the best of contemporary Indian art and it specializes in showcasing quality artworks by artists of various age groups. It aims to bridge the gap between artists working in India and abroad by establishing a platform to show contemporary European art in India while reciprocating the same with curated shows of contemporary Indian art abroad.


About RIRA Gallery

RIRA Gallery is an art space that represents contemporary artists from the Middle East providing a platform to develop their talent, and showcase their works beyond the social and political restrictions of their home country. As the newest addition to the gallery infrastructure of the city and located on the lower level of the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), RIRA Gallery will launch on May 16, 2012 with a group show Respect to Time representing works by a selection of young and emerging Iranian artists along with established international names.

RIRA Gallery aims to provide and strengthen the platform for artists in Iran to exhibit their works regionally and internationally. The gallery will present monthly exhibitions along with a curated program of alternative events that will engage the public and encourage interest towards the constantly developing art movement within Iran and the greater Middle East.


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