About the walk

Sculptureone of the most enduring forms of art known to manhas played a significant role in the evolution of Eastern culture. Sculptures were a key indicator of the cultural achievements of the Harappan civilisation, and became an important influence on the development of Mauryan and Gandhara art in the Indian subcontinent. 

From the prosperity and spirituality of Chola art to the intricacies of the visual language of the Pala-Sena empire, sculpture has been used to express a wide range of themes. Although continuously evolving, sculptures are still a prominent method of expressing and commemorating both historical figures and events.

On this art walk at the Government Museum and Art Gallery, Chandigarh, let's explore the stories of the past and understand the silent language of sculptures.

 

This guided tour is free.

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Walk Date
Meeting Time
10:15 am
Unravel the Sculptures of Chandigarh’s Government Museum
In Association with
Fun Pitara

Walk Leader

Jyoti J. Khemka
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Duration

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Meeting Time10:15 am

Meeting Point

Outside the reception hall, Government Museum and Art Gallery, Sector-10

MediumEnglish, Hindi

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About the Walk

Sculptureone of the most enduring forms of art known to manhas played a significant role in the evolution of Eastern culture. Sculptures were a key indicator of the cultural achievements of the Harappan civilisation, and became an important influence on the development of Mauryan and Gandhara art in the Indian subcontinent. 

From the prosperity and spirituality of Chola art to the intricacies of the visual language of the Pala-Sena empire, sculpture has been used to express a wide range of themes. Although continuously evolving, sculptures are still a prominent method of expressing and commemorating both historical figures and events.

On this art walk at the Government Museum and Art Gallery, Chandigarh, let's explore the stories of the past and understand the silent language of sculptures.

 

This guided tour is free.

Please Note

  • Ample parking space is available near the museum.
  • Photography is allowed.
  • There is an entry fee of Rs 10/- (for ages 12 and above) and Rs 5/- for photography, to be borne by the participant.
  • Please wear comfortable shoes and carry water.
  • You may carry your cameras and notebooks.

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