Past Events

Raja Ravi Varma

Royal Lithography and Legacy

NGMA Bangalore

An exhibition showcasing the most comprehensive display of lithographs, prints reproductions from the Ravi Varma press. On display were 131 pieces produced from the various Ravi Varma press between 1899 and 1903. The display was accompanied with explanatory notes and references. This exhibition was visited by more than 10,000 art lovers, aesthetes, aficionados and academicians.

The opening ceremony at National Gallery For Modern Art, Bengaluru, was inaugurated by Chief Guest, former Chief Justice of India, M N Venkatachaliah.

Rupika Chawla, author of 'Raja Ravi Varma: Painter of Colonial India' was the guest of honour. She also conducted an outreach programme the day after the formal inaugural of the exhibition, that was attended by an audience full of RRV enthusiasts.

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The Press coverage of this historic event is available on our site here.

Inaugural Function

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