The Orissa Rural and Urban Producers' Association (ORUPA), a state-level apex body of artisans working in Orissa, is organising an exhibition of Orissa Handicrafts and Art Textiles from the 16th to the 25th of this month. This workshop cum sale exhibition is sponsered by the Department of Handicrafts and also by the Directorate of Jute Industry.
A total of 10-artisans are taking part in this 10-day exhibition where they will showcase their hadicrafts that range from Dhokra work, paintings, wooden paintings, handloom paintings, wall hangings, lamp shades, patchwork, golden grass works, coir works, sea shell paintings, hand-woven silk sarees, lakre items etc. The prices of these artcicals vary from Rs.10 to Rs. 5000.
The inaguration of this exhibition will take place on the 16th of this month at 1600. Mr. S.A. Razzak, Asst. Director of Department of Handicrafts will be the chief guest. The exhibition will be open on all the days from 1000-2100 at Parklane Hotel. For further details please contact 2784-0466.