इन्दिरा गाँधी राष्ट्रीय कला केन्द्र (आईजीएऩसीए)नई दिल्ली            




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Date:                5th – 20th November, 2017

Event :             Exhibition – Kurai Onrum Illai – MS: A Life in Music

The exhibition was inaugurated on 4th November, 2017 at 5.00pm.

Venue:             Art Gallery, Sri Aurobindo Ashram, Goubert Avenue, Puducherry

Time :              9.30am – 11.30am

                       4.30pm  – 6.30pm

Contact No.  :  Dr. Nivedita Rout, Mobile No.- 7598320343


Date :               13th -23rd November, 2017

Event :             Workshop on the Śāradā Script

IGNCA in collaboration with Jammu Kashmir Study Centre, New Delhi is going to organise a workshop on the Śāradā Script

Applications are invited from research students/interested scholars from Academic Institutions. The workshop is open to all research students and scholars; however, the number of participants shall be limited to 30 only. Decision of the committee shall be final and only the selected candidates will be allowed to participate in the workshop.

Pre-registration is necessary. The training is free and open to all scholars. Duly filled application form may be sent on email  

Venue:             IGNCA Conference Room, C.V. Mess, New Delhi

Time :              3.00pm – 5.00pm

Contact No. : 9711055441


Date;                18th -19th November, 2017

Event :             TRIMSHATI PRATISHTHA MAHOTSAV – Celebrating 30th Foundation Day of


                         IGNCA is organising a series of programmes on the occasion of its 30th Foundation


For details, please see the e-invite.

Venue :            IGNCA premises, New Delhi.


Contact No.   011-23388155/9818257521


Date :               22nd – 25th November, 2017

Event :             On the occasion of the 50th Anniversary of Auroville, IGNCA in collaboration with

Auroville Foundation is organising an exhibition and a panel discussion at IGNCA.

Inauguration of the exhibition `Sharing the knowledge and experience of Auroville’s journey”  on 22nd November, 2017 from  2.30pm to 5.00pm  in the IGNCA Svasti Sankul Gallery. The exhibition will remain open till 25th November, 2017.

Panel discussion on `Journey of Auroville : City for Human Unity’ on 22nd November, 2017 in the IGNCA Conference Room, C.V. Mess, Janpath from 5.00pm onwards.

Formal opening by Shri Ram Bahadur Rai, President, IGNCA and Dr. Karan Singh, MP, Rajya Sabha & Chairman, Auroville Foundation at 5.00pm.


Panelists :

Mrs. Anu Majumdar

Dr. Jurgen Axer

Professor Sachidananda Mohanty

Professor Makarand Paranjype

Moderator ;

Dr. Ronald Meinardus

 Venue :            IGNCA Svasti Sankul Gallery & Conference Room, C.V. Mess, Janpath, New Delhi.

Time :               Exhibition  timings : 10.00am – 5.00pm


Background Note

Contact No. : 011-23388155/8525019179


Date :               22nd November – 12th December, 2017

Event :             The World of Rock Art Exhibition in Collaboration with Doon Library and Research

                       Centre, Dehradun and Mahadevi Kanya Pathshala (MKP College) for Girls, Dehradun

Venue:             Mahadevi Kanya Pathshala (MKP College, Dehradun) 10, New Road,

                         Dehradun- 248001, Uttrakhand

Time:               10.00am – 4.00pm

Contact No. : 011-23388014


Date :               27th November, 2017

Event :             9th Suniti Kumar Chatterji Memorial Lecture

                       Lecture by Prof. Pabitra Sarkar / Chairperson – Prof. Ramesh Chand Sharma

Venue:              IGNCA Lecture Room, Kalanidhi Building, 11, Mansingh Road,, New Delhi

Time :              3.00pm

Contact No. : 011-23388374


Date :               28th November – 17th December 2017

Event :             LEELA : An Exhibition on Ramayana Tradition

                         Inauguration on 28th November 2017 at 5 PM

Venue :            Twin Art Gallery, IGNCA, C.V Mess, Janpath, New Delhi – 110001

Time :              11 AM To 7 PM

Concept Note


Contact No. : 011-2338-8016


Date:                28th November – 3rd December 2017

Event:              Lok Gatha Utsav – Festival of traditional arts and crafts

On the occasion of the birth centenary of Rashtrarishi Nanaji Deshmukh, IGNCA in

collaboration with Deendayal Research Institute is organising Lok Gatha Utsav

Inauguration on 28th November, 2017 at 4.00pm.

There will be traditional food courts, traditional craft stalls, textiles crafts workshops and puppet shows. 500 traditional Folk Artists from all over the country will be invited for showcasing the rich traditional cultural heritage of India.

The star attraction of this cultural event is:

– Shri Hans Raj Hans

– Shri Manoj Tiwari

– Shri Mohit Chauhan

Venue:             IGNCA Mati Ghar Lawns, C. V. Mess, Janpath, New Delhi- 110001

Time:               11 AM- 8 PM

Contact No.: 011-23388391/ 23388016


Date:                 Friday, 24th November, 2017

Event:               IGNCA Book Circle  @ Reference Library

Under the Outreach initiative, the IGNCA Book Circle has a monthly event held on the fourth Thursday of every month from 4:00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m. This month, it will be held on Friday, 24th November, 2017.

This month, Dr. Kuldeep Chand Agnihotri will be the Resource Person.   He is the Vice Chancellor of Central University, Dharmshala, H.P. His fifteen books are already published.  Dr. Agnihotri will read from his book Jammu Kashmir ke Jannayak: Maharaja Hari Singh.  This is the first book on Maharaja Hari Singh which opens new path from the pre defined conceptions.

Venue:             IGNCA Reference Library, 1st Floor, , 11, Mansingh Road, New Delhi.

 Time:               4.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.

Contact:            011-23385884/ 9958878920


FILM CIRCLE SCREENING –  2nd & 4th Friday of every month

Date :               24th November, 2017

Event :             Rupa-Pratirup : The Body in Indian Art ( Part-III & IV)

                       The film introduces a variety of Indian aesthetic mediations on the role of art juxtaposing the art

                         of different regions and communities, folk and classical.

                         Director: Vijay S Jodha      Duration: 54 minutes

Venue :            IGNCA Auditorium, Media Centre, 3 Dr. R. P. Road, N. Delhi

Time:                5.30 p.m onwards

Contact No.  :   011-23388815


IGNCA has reactivated its twitter handle @igncakd. Please interact with us actively      


We look forward to seeing you at all our programmes.

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