'RUMALS OF CHAMBA' EXHIBITION IN SWITZERLAND
Glimpses of a unique exhibition of exclusive embroidery collection ‘Rumals of Chamba’ and presentation by Curator Dr. Rohini Arora at Hotel Schweizerhof in Berne on Dec 19.
Dr. Rohini Arora, Curator of ‘Rumals of Chamba’, with Ambassador Sibi George and Second Secretary Rajiv Kumar at India House in Bern on Dec 20. The weeklong unique embroidery exhibition witnessed huge turnout in Switzerland.
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.
Arora was speaking at an event, ‘Museum popular lecture,’ at Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya (IGRMS) in the city on Wednesday.