ICCR organized an Artists Camp at Jaisalmer where some of the best known artists of the Saarc Region produced some very creative pieces of work over ten days.
The Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh released ”Jaisalmer Yellow”, a catalogue containing the paintings of the Saarc Artists in the presence of heads of Saarc nations.
All paintings and works of art were on display at the Taj Palace hotel in New Delhi. Visiting heads of states went around the exhibition on the evening of 3rd April.
They were in agreement over the need to have similar artisitc and cultural exchanges which could provide artists a platform to showcase their work and allow them to be enriched with each other’s experience and uniqueness.