An art festival in Abu Dhabi celebrates Indian culture


The Indian Embassy in Abu Dhabi organized an art festival to mark India’s 76th Independence Day. Azadi Art Festival, a three-day art event that kicked off August 13, celebrated Indian art and artists in a unique way with Artscrafts, the art lover’s one-stop destination for all things art .

The festival was opened by the main guest, Dhruv Mishra IFS, Second Secretary (Political Affairs) in the presence of many other notable personalities.

The venue was festooned with floral decorations and a huge floral rangoli was created by artists, reflecting Indian culture in every way during the festival where the Indian community as well as Emiratis joined together to celebrate the art.

“This art festival reflects our spirit as a nation. We celebrate art and at the same time we celebrate our lives as Indians proud of our roots,” said Mr. Anil Kejriwal, Founder and CEO of Artscrafts.

Visitors to the event witnessed dance performances, art galleries and exhibitions, live paintings, children’s art, creative workshops and interactive discussions on all things environmental. ‘art.

Artscrafts distributed medals and t-shirts to the children as a thank you. The live painting was done by eminent artists from different emirates in the UAE, whose paintings celebrated India’s heritage.

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