Nagaland

Nagaland Art Center Inaugurated at Dimapur

Nagaland Art Center Inaugurated at IMC, Dimapur on Saturday, October 17, 2020
(Pastor, DCF, Supong Jamir, inaugurating the Nagaland Art Center at IMC, Dimapur | Photo: DIPR)

Dimapur, October 18 (NEx): Coinciding with the 2nd Nagaland Art Festival which started from October 15-17, Pastor, DCF, Supong Jamir, inaugurated the Nagaland Art Center at IMC, Dimapur on October 17, 2020.

During the inaugural programme, Coordinator of Eastern Art Council, Myingthungo Ababe Ezung said that the purpose of opening the art gallery is to provide a platform for artists to showcase and to promote their works. He said that Naga artists get very less opportunity or platform except during Hornbill Festivals.

Thanking Chuba Pongen and his wife (in-laws) for lending a space at IMC for setting up the art gallery, Ezung, informed that the art gallery which was opened last year at Super Market would now be operating at IMC, Dimapur.

(Some of the paintings displayed at the Nagaland Art Center at IMC, Dimapur | Photo: DIPR)

According to DIPR report, altogether 31 artists participated with their works ranging from 3000-150000 rupees.