14-MAR-2018: AMU begins ?Art Niche 2018?
Aligarh, March 14: The ?Art Niche 2018?, an art carnival organised by Fine Arts Club, Cultural Education Centre (CEC), Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) got off to colourful start with a splendid sight as Japanese candles were drifted into the sky during the inaugural ceremony of the extravaganza at the Abdullah Hall, Women?s College, AMU.
Internationally renowned artist and TEDx Talk speaker, Mr Aditya Dev Sharma with Bharti Sapra (Head, ADIFA Fineart, New Delhi) conducted an interactive workshop engaging students in discussions of ideas of life and world unity. During the workshop Mr Sharma motivated participants by saying that ?don?t follow fashion, but become the fashion?.
A major highlight of the day was the inaugural of an international Art Exhibition at Moinuddin Ahmad Art Gallery by eminent artist, Mr Gulrez Ali, Prof Madhu Rani (Chairperson, Department of Fine Arts) and calligraphy artist, Mr Gori Yusuf Husen. The exhibition had art on Syrian war by Zainul Abdi and Ayaan Madaar and works of Jamel Ahmed and Abdul Hasan on display.
CEC lawn in AMU was decorated with Rangoli patterns with calligraphy and fashion sketch on display. The installation of creative art structures was conceptualized by Sabir Khan with the support of Ranjan Kumar, Faizullah Ahmad and Ayaan Madaar.
Meanwhile, Swaad Niche, a Commercial Bazaar, with a 3D photo booth and gaming zone attracted many people.
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