Meet the Artist (MTA) is a permanent in-house program of JDCA, where invited artists, craft persons or scholars through their illustrated presentations create an appreciation of all forms of visual art.
Since 2001, 255 such MTAs have taken place on the second Saturday of every month. Currently, our session is in collaboration with the India International Centre, New Delhi and are online.
255 Meet the Artist Programme
Secretary of Ramsons Kala Pratishtana
RG Singh, on:
Magnificent Mysore Paintings
at 6 pm, Saturday, 14 May 2022
R.G. Singh is the Secretary of Ramsons Kala Pratishtana, Mysore, an art trust. He has been collecting Mysore paintings since 1987, and has been instrumental in patronising the revival of this style. A sizeable collection is housed in a private museum of the trust “Ramsingh Museum”. He has lectured extensively on art and heritage, written several monographs and organized exhibitions.
He heads Mysore's well-known handicrafts store 'Ramsons' which organises annual traditional doll exhibition 'Bombe Mane' (since 2005) and 'Kreedaa Kaushalya' is the biennale of traditional boardgames (since 2007) to promote traditional art and craft heritage.