Expanding museum for women artisans of Kutch India

by Kala Raksha

Expanding museum for women artisans of Kutch India

Expanding museum for women artisans of Kutch India
(view small | med | large | orig)

Expanding museum for women artisans of Kutch India

Expanding museum for women artisans of Kutch India
(view small | med | large | orig)

Hinaben studies a 100 year old fan

Hinaben studies a 100 year old fan
Artisans study traditions to understand design and find inspiration for new work (view small | med | large | orig)

Artisans learn colour from tradition

Artisans learn colour from tradition
Museum collections focus on the artisans traditions, enabling them to learn theory in a practical way (view small | med | large | orig)

Artisans study library books

Artisans study library books
The museum includes books which support and extend the collections and are invaluable for inspiration (view small | med | large | orig)

Artisans draw from traditions

Artisans draw from traditions
The hands on aspect of the museum enables artisans to examine the objects closely and draw inspiration (view small | med | large | orig)

Teachers learn from artisans in the interaction

Teachers learn from artisans in the interaction
The artisans' information becomes an important part of the exhchange (view small | med | large | orig)

Jivaben and colleagues in the KR Museum

Jivaben and colleagues in the KR Museum
Photo from Progress Report 'KALA RAKSHA MUSEUM REACHES FROM LOCAL TO GLOBAL' (view small | med | large | orig)

Camel cover that inspired Art Pet dog coat

Camel cover that inspired Art Pet dog coat
Photo from Progress Report 'KALA RAKSHA MUSEUM REACHES FROM LOCAL TO GLOBAL' (view small | med | large | orig)

upgraded image of SR-86 Kanjaro from SIndh

upgraded image of SR-86 Kanjaro from SIndh
Photo from Progress Report 'KALA RAKSHA MUSEUM REACHES FROM LOCAL TO GLOBAL' (view small | med | large | orig)

Organization Information

Kala Raksha

Location: ta. Bhuj, Kutch, Gujarat - India
Website: http:/​/​www.kala-raksha-vidhyalaya.org
Project Leader:
Judy Frater
Ms
Kutch, Gujarat India

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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