A brand new feature is coming up at the Jaipur International Airport, which will satiate the love of art lovers visiting the place and provide a gateway for the artists to showcase their talent to domestic and foreign travelers.
The Tourism and culture and the Aviation department of central government which incidentally is headed by same minister has collaborated to promote contemporary and traditional art in all forms through the Airport Authority of India’s 125 airports throughout the country among which Jaipur International Airport is on high priority in this regard. The upcoming art gallery will be a part of the beautification aspect of the ongoing up gradation of the airport campus. The Art and culture of Rajasthan will find prominence in the proposed art gallery. Statues of Maharana Pratap and other Indian warriors will also be displayed.
City’s amateur and budding artists will find a new platform to showcase their talent. The artists whose art objects will be on display will be provided with an opportunity to sell their products. 10% of the proceeds will go to AAI as a token money. Only those artefacts which are in line with Indian social and cultural norms will find a place in the gallery.
So art lovers and artisans gear up your selves to visit a new art destination very soon.