India Foundation for the Arts
invites you to the launch of the
Arts Education Film - 7 years of Kali-Kalisu
Friday, August 18, 2017 | 07:00 PM | Rangasthala, Rangoli Metro Art Center
Beside MG Road Metro Station, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Shivaji Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001
Save-the-Date for the upcoming launch of our film on the Arts Education programme at IFA on Friday, August 18, 2017 at 07:00 PM, Rangasthala, Rangoli Metro Art Center, Bangalore!
Join us for an interactive evening and meet our grantees who enable diverse projects and the filmmaker behind the camera.
The Arts Education programme, called Kali-Kalisu and translated as learn and teach in Kannada, seeks to integrate arts in the curriculum through grants made to teachers and artists, and training workshops and block level events for teachers and administrators working in government school contexts, across the state.
Under Kali Kalisu IFA has enabled 7 Years of training, 47 art projects with teachers and artists in government schools in Karnataka; covering 20 districts, with over 1000 government school teachers, 100,000 children and families!
Watch a snippet from the film, featuring Prajna Hedge, a government school teacher in Haveri District,
North Karnataka, and her beautiful rendition of a folk song from the region.
We invite teachers, educationists, principals, administrators and all who are interested in the arts and education. Come, let us explore education in the arts, together!
The Arts Education programme for the years 2009 - 2016 was supported by Goethe Institut/Max Mueller Bhavan, Bangalore.
This film and the Arts Education programme for the year 2016 - 2017 was supported by Citi India.