Events of 2017/2016
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PAST EVENTS
Gurusaday Museum is organising 'SANAT KUMAR MITRA MEMORIAL LECTURE' on KALIGHAT PAINTING, on 30 JUNE 2017 at 4 p.m. at the museum; - a joint endeavour with the organisation ‘Sahitya Prakash, Kolkata’.

The lecture will be delivered by Dr. Shyamalkanti Chakravarti, former Director of Indian Museum, Kolkata and former Executive Secretary, Gurusaday Dutt Folk Art Society, Gurusaday Museum.

Professor Pallab Sengupta, eminent folk Culture Specialist and former Vidyasagar Professor of Rabindrabharati University, Kolkata, has kindly consented to preside over the session.

The invitation is extended to all by Dr. Bijon K. Mondal, Executive Secretary, Gurusaday Museum.

Sanat K Mitra Memorial Lecture

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Gurusaday Museum jointly with NRLC (Lucknow) are organising an awereness workshop on PREVENTIVE CONSERVATION from 7 MAR 2017 to 11 MAR 2017 at the museum.
Conservation Workshop 2017


Kalighat Painting Exhibition

On the occcasion of the 75th year of Bratachari Village and 57th All Bengal Bratachari Camp, Gurusaday Museum and Bangal Bratachari Samiti is organising the Handicraft Fair 2016 from 23 DEC 2016 to 31 DEC 2016 at the Gurusaday Ground of Gurusaday Museum, Joka, Kolkata. The exhibition shall remain open from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. daily.
Contact: +91-33-24676048
Handicraft Fair 2016

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A Workshop/Seminar for Artisans of Schedule Caste Category on "Sourcing of Raw Material and techniques of Packaging" was held at Patna, Bihar, on 23 and 24 JUL 2016. The workshop was sponsored by D.C Handicrafts, Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. The workshop was organised by Gurusaday Museum, Joka, Kolkata. For photos olease check in Photo Gallery.

A Design and Technical Development Workshop on Jute Craft was inaugurated by Mr. S. K. Gupta, Assistant Director, D.C. Handicraft, Eastern Region on 20 JUN 2016 and shall run till 20 JUL 2016, at Satyanarayan Pally, Dakshin Behal, Kolkata - 700061. The workshop is sponsored by D.C Handicrafts, Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. The workshop is organised by Gurusaday Museum, Joka, Kolkata.
Jute workshop
At the inauguration: from left - Dr. Bijan Kumar Mondal, the Executive Secretary,Gurusaday Museum; Mr. S. K. Gupta, Assistant Director, D.C. Handicraft, Eastern Region; Mr. Snehangsu Sekhar Das, Designerfrom Ministry of Textile; Ms Sudipta Dutta, Empanelled Designer under D.C., Handicraft. More photos in Photo Gallery.

For Photos check in Photo Gallery

Diffirent competitions were held between 15th and 22nd May, 2016 at Gurusaday Museum Hall and Prize distribution ceremony held on 22nd May, 2016 to celebrate the 135th Birth Anniversary Celebration of Shri Gurusaday Dutt, I.C.S., whose collection are showcased in the museum.
For photos please check in Photo Gallery

Design & Technical Development Workshop on "Solapith" at Village: Bankapasi , Dist.: Bardwan, West Bengal from 16th March - 16th May, 2016. It was extended till 17 JUN 2016. Sponsored by Development Commissioner (Handicrafts), Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. Organised by Gurusaday Museum, Joka, Kolkata. (More photos, including that of the Closing Ceremony on 17 JUN 2016 are given in Photo Gallery)

Integrated Design & Technical Development Workshop on "Pata Painting" of village Nankarchak, Chandipur, Dist.: East Medinipur, West Bengal from 15th March - 14th August, 2016. Sponsored by Development Commissioner (handicrafts), Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. Organised by Gurusaday Museum, Joka, Kolkata.
(More photos in Photo Gallery)


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Gurusaday Museum, Incredible India and Altamira are organising Children's Festival from 20 - 27 MAR 2016 at Gurusaday Museum, Joka, Kolkata. There will be Painting Exhibition, Puppet Dance, Cultural Evenings & Competitions, Science Exhibition, Craft Workshop and screening of documentary film. Contact: 9674067357 & 9836887483

Another programme on Kantha (Babnan Chikankari work) of "Integrated Design & Technical Development Workshop" held on 16-01-2016 at Babnan, Hooghly. Photograph of inaugural session given below:
Babnan_inauguration

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