Nawa Kalakaruwo at J.D.A. Perera Galleries
The Nineteenth yearly exhibition 'Nawa Kalakaruwo' - Emerging Young
Artists - an exhibition of contemporary Sri Lankan art presented by the
George Keyt Foundation, opened at the J.D.A. Perera Galleries, Colombo 7
yesterday (26) with a preview on Friday (25). The art on display are
from a group of artists drawn from all parts of the country and have
emerged through the several exhibitions and presentations 'Young
Contemporaries' and from the 'Kala Pola' of each year over the past
The opportunity for 'Art' these exhibitions and presentations have
provided since the George Keyt Foundation was established in 1988, has
led to an increasing number of participants. 'New Artists' emerge each
year and this year too there are 'First Time' Nawa Kalakaruwo. The
various other galleries which are now presenting individual and small
group exhibitions have also contributed to the growing numbers.
'Nawa Kalakaruwo' showcases new and interesting paths, and different
handling of the chosen medium. The exhibition, being held at Galleries
No. 1 and 2 - University of Visual and Performing Arts, No. 46, Horton
Place, Colombo 7 is open to the public from Saturday September 26 to
Thursday October 1, 2015.
The exhibition is sponsored by Carsons Management Services (Pvt) Ltd.