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.

Artisan students study Museum collections

Artisan students study Museum collections
Photo from Progress Report 'KR MUSEUM ACCESSIONS THREE COLLECTIONS' (view small | med | large | orig)

embroidered blouse from eastern Kutch

embroidered blouse from eastern Kutch
Photo from Progress Report 'KR MUSEUM ACCESSIONS THREE COLLECTIONS' (view small | med | large | orig)

Jivaben walks the KRV fashion show ramp

Jivaben walks the KRV fashion show ramp
Photo from Progress Report 'Kala Raksha Vidhyala Celebrates 7th Convocation' (view small | med | large | orig)

Kanchanben receives KRV certificate

Kanchanben receives KRV certificate
Photo from Progress Report 'Kala Raksha Vidhyala Celebrates 7th Convocation' (view small | med | large | orig)

Graduate Lakshmiben delivers a convocation speech

Graduate Lakshmiben delivers a convocation speech
Photo from Progress Report 'Kala Raksha Vidhyala Celebrates 7th Convocation' (view small | med | large | orig)
 
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