Bhubaneswar, April 25(LocalWire): Summer vacations are here and as everyone looks forward to it with several plans in tow, Crafts Museum Kala Bhoomi brings its Summer Experience to town.
The Kala Bhoomi Summer Experience, part of the Crafts Reimagined for Experience, Absorption, Trial and Experience, aims to provide an opportunity for individuals to experience and engage with their cultural heritage and also hopes to bridge the gap between consumer, craft and craftsmen.
The event has been divided into three categories.
For the Young adults of 16 years, there will be externship craft modules; straw crafts, terracotta, handlooms, palm leaf etching from from 6-18 May, Preteen to 15 years will externship, craft modules; terracotta, pattachitra, handlooms, palm leaf etching from 20 May 1June and for the age group 9 to 11 years from 3 to 9 June there will be storytelling, craft modules; terracotta and pattachitra.
Crafts museum, as per the International Council of Museums definition of museums, is ‘a permanent institution in the service of society and its development, open to the public, which acquires, conserves, researches, communicates and exhibits the tangible and intangible heritage of humanity and its environment for the purposes of education, study and enjoyment.’
The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily except Mondays.
The entry fee is Rs 50 for adults and Rs 20 for students.
Registration is open with fees for pre-teen INR 700, Teens INR 1200, Young adults INR 1200.
Log on towww.odishacraftsmuseum.comsince the last day is on 27 April Saturday.