Gangtok,December 5 2020 : (IPR) A four days Painting Workshop organised by North East Zonal Cultural Centre in collaboration with Culture Department, Government of Sikkim commenced on January 5, 2020 today to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi .
Art enthusiasts from all over state gathered at Manan Bhavan braving the cold weather to participate in the workshop which will go on till 8th January 2020. Renowned Artist and president of Oviya Art Circle Ms . Deepa Rai speaking during the inaugural function thanked Culture Department Government of Sikkim and NEZCC for facilitating such platform for the art enthusiast to assemble and work together. ‘Such initiatives facilitate the Artists to showcase their creativity , interact and encourage budding artists to open their talents for economic ventures ‘ , she commented. The workshop was inaugurated by Deputy Director Culture Department, Government of Sikkim .