Kala Raksha

Kala Raksha aims: to preserve and present cultures of ethnic communities of Kutch (Gujarat, India) through their traditional arts; to facilitate the transformation of traditional art into contemporary products by encouraging innovation within existing traditions; to assist communities in achieving economic self-sufficiency through cooperative efforts; to assist direct sale of contemporary arts, for entire local communities. Artisan initiative and participation are the pillars of our work.

Best Collection winner Adil walks the ramp

Best Collection winner Adil walks the ramp
Photo from Progress Report 'KRV COMPLETES ANOTHER WONDERFUL YEAR' (view small | med | large | orig)

Adil and Ankita with a kaftan prototype

Adil and Ankita with a kaftan prototype
Photo from Progress Report 'KRV TAKES ARTISAN DESIGN TO THE WORLD' (view small | med | large | orig)

Namaben presents her concept, Summer Garden

Namaben presents her concept, Summer Garden
Photo from Progress Report 'KRV TAKES ARTISAN DESIGN TO THE WORLD' (view small | med | large | orig)

KRV graduates thank the Mumbai audience

KRV graduates thank the Mumbai audience
Photo from Progress Report 'KRV TAKES ARTISAN DESIGN TO THE WORLD' (view small | med | large | orig)

Jivaben and Jayantilal, Artisan Designers

Jivaben and Jayantilal, Artisan Designers
Photo from Progress Report 'KRV TAKES ARTISAN DESIGN TO THE WORLD' (view small | med | large | orig)