K K Hebbar Gallery to Open in Manipal

K K Hebbar Gallery to Open in Manipal on June 24

Manipal: Kattingeri Krishna Hebbar (1911-1996) was an art celebrity to brought fame to a small village in Udupi district, earlier in undivided Dakshina Kannada.

kk-hebbar-gallery-20160611

Based in Mumbai, Hebbar gave new dimensions to art paintings. He was adept in sketch art also.

To perpetuate his memory, the K K Hebbar Gallery and Art Centre (HGAC) is set to open at the Manipal Centre for Philosophy and Humanities, Manipal on June 24.

The inauguration ceremony will be followed by discussions and screenings. The gallery houses 25 portraits of K K Hebbar donated to the Manipal University by the K K Hebbar Foundation.

Curator Srajana Kaikini has informed that the HGAC seeks to extend this art space as a venue for creative expression by all creative cultural and reflective practitioners in and around the region and beyond.

Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of www.mangalorean.com or any employee thereof. www.mangalorean.com is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of www.mangalorean.com to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at  info@mangalorean.com. Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here