Kerala Lalithakala Akademi
State Award Presentation
State Exhibition 2016
Durbar Hall Art Centre
1stMarch 2016, 10.30 a.m.
It is our great pleasure to invite you to the 45th State Award presentation ceremony and the prestiguous State Exhibition 2016. Hon’ble Minister for Cultural Affairs Shri. K.C. Joseph will inaugurate the function and will present the awards. Prof. K.V. Thomas M.P. will inaugurate the State Exhibition. The event is scheduled to be organised onTuesday, 1st March 2016, 10.30 a.m.at Durbar Hall Art Centre, Ernakulam.
Expecting your esteemed presence.
1st March 2016, 10.30 am
Shri.Vaikom M. K. Shibu
(Secretary, Kerala Lalithakala Akademi)
Prof. Kattoor Narayana Pillai
(Chairman, Kerala Lalithakala Akademi)
Inauguration & Award Presentation
Shri. K.C. Joseph
(Hon’ble Minister for Cultural Affairs)
Inauguration of the State Exhibition
Prof. K.V. Thomas M.P.
Release of Book (Paithrika Dhrisyakala)
Shri. Benny Behanan M.L.A.
Release of Book (The Art of Sculpture)
Shri. Hibi Eden M.L.A.
Release of Catalogue
Smt. Soumini Jain
Smt. Soumini Jain
State Award Recipients
(Nandan P.V., Deepa K., Dinesh P.G., Ajit Kumar G., Sunil Vallarpadam)
Vote of Thanks
Shri. P.N. Krishnankutty Nair
(Vice Chairman, Kerala Lalithakala Akademi)
State Award for Visual Art of Rs. 25,000/-
Nandan P.V., Deepa K., Dinesh P.G., Ajit Kumar G., Sunil Vallarpadam
Honourable Mention for Visual Art of Rs. 10,000/-
Akhil Mohan, Guruprasad A., Jayan V.K., Suresh Koothuparamba, Vinod Ambalathara.
Special Mention for Art Students of Rs. 5,000/-
Abhirag S., Ajeshkumar A, Lisa Herzeline Raphael, Sangeeth Vattolipurakkal, Sarundas Cherukattil
Sankara Menon Endowment Gold Medal for Landscape / Portrait
Vijaya Raghavan Endowment Gold Medal for Landscape
Award for Book on Art and Artists
Dr. Shaju Nellai
Exhibition wii culminate on 11th March, 2016