Embassy of India in Serbia Host Art Exhibition
The Embassy of India in Belgrade and the National Assembly of Serbia, in association with Indian Council for Cultural Relations, is organising an art exhibition “Rumals of Chamba: Embroidered Expressions of Pahari Women” at the House of National National Assembly, Nikole Pašića Square 13.
On 1st November H.E. Indian Ambassador Mr Bhattacharjee inaugurated the exhibition. The inaugural event was attended by Serbian Government and Parliament Officials, University Professors, cultural personalities, friends of India and media.
The exhibition is based on explorations, revivals and innovations using diverse stitches and textures in Pahari (hills) embroidery. The products like partitions, coverlets, wall hangings and apparels have been embroidered on a diverse range of fabrics with naturally dyed yarns based on traditional themes. The exhibition is conceptualised and curated by Dr. Rohini Arora, academician and design consultant who has researched, revived and worked with traditional embroiderers.
The exhibition will run from 1-7 November 2018. It is open to public and entry is free.
Glimpses of the inauguration of a unique exhibition of an exclusive embroidery collection ‘Rumals of Chamba’ from Himachal Pradesh, India in Berne on Dec 17...
The exhibition of 50 pieces of embroidered artwork “Rumals of Chamba: Embroidered Expressions of Pahari Women” was inaugurated today at the National Assembly House.
Venu: Kamaladevi Complex, Main Building, India International Centre (IIC), 40 Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate
The exquisite art of embroidery where miniature paintings meet weaving, dating back to the 16th century or beyond, christened the Chamba Rumal, is named after its place of origin.