Vadodara Events

Date/Time Event
18/05/2019
3:30 अपराह्न - 5:00 अपराह्न
Family Fun @ Maharaja Fatesingh Museum

To commemorate International Museum Day which is celebrated the world over on 18th May every year, a family programme was conducted by RC Vadodara in collaboration with the Maharaja Fatesingh Museum. It included a guided walk-through of the museum and shared anecdotes from the lives of various rulers from the Gaekwad family, the erstwhile rulers of Baroda. Prominently, it discussed the history and evolution of the city of Baroda and the contributions of the Gaekwads, till the present day context.


Contact No –
7567895399


Venue:  Maharaja Fatesingh Museum, Vadodara, Gujarat
04/05/2019
11:00 पूर्वाह्न - 12:30 अपराह्न
Buddhist Art: Symbolism and Mythology

The museum walk explored mythological stories and symbolism related to Buddhist art and philosophy. It began with historical narratives and various incidents from the life of Gautam Buddha and proceeded to explain the symbolic representations of these characters and images in the sculptures and other artworks displayed in the museum galleries. It was held by RC Vadodara in collaboration with the Baroda Museum and Picture Gallery, Vadodara.

 Resource person:Mr.Sudip Das,Asst. Professor, Department of Art History and Aesthetics, Faculty of Fine Arts, Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda

Contact No – 91- 7567895399


Venue:  Baroda Museum and Picture Gallery, University Road, Dak Bunglaw, Sayajiganj, Vadodara
03/05/2019 - 08/05/2019
10:30 पूर्वाह्न - 12:30 अपराह्न
Exhibition of SAMPARK Summer Camp

On the completion of the five-day summer camp SAMPARK 2019 (from 22nd-27th April), which was a collaboration between IGNCA Vadodara Regional Centre and the Baroda Museum and Picture Gallery, Vadodara, an exhibition was organised at the museum’s exhibition hall. The exhibition displayed the artworks created by the children during the camp.


Venue:  Baroda Museum and Picture Gallery, Vadodara
22/04/2019 - 27/04/2019
10:30 पूर्वाह्न - 12:30 अपराह्न
SAMPARK Summer 2019

A five-day summer camp SAMPARK 2019 (from 22nd-27th April), was organised as a collaboration between IGNCA Regional Centre, Vadodara and the Baroda Museum and Picture Gallery, Vadodara for childrenaged 7-14 years. It included five activities: Mask-making, puppet making, origami, calligraphy and clay modelling. All the activities were designed around the museum’s collection on display.


Venue:  Temporary Exhibition Hall, Baroda Museum and Picture Gallery, Vadodara
16/04/2019
11:00 पूर्वाह्न - 12:30 अपराह्न
PatanPatola- Silk Craft of Gujarat

The lecture was conducted by IGNCA Regional Centre, Vadodara in collaboration with the Baroda Museum and Picture Gallery. The lecture began with a brief introduction to textiles in general and the peculiar characteristics of ‘PatanPatola’, followed by the screening of the documentary film on the topic. Mr.Salvi spoke on various aspects of the craft and displayed some of his Patola saris and natural die samples.

Resource Person : Dr. M. Balamani, an eminent art historian based in Baroda.
Guest of Honour : Mr.KannaiyalalSalvi, a master weaver of PatanPatola.


Venue:  Auditorium, Baroda Museum and Picture Gallery, Vadodara
20/07/2015 - 25/07/2015
11:00 पूर्वाह्न - 6:00 अपराह्न
Africans in India: A Rediscovery a travelling exhibition

Africans in India: A Rediscovery a travelling exhibition put together by the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi and the Schomburg Centre for Research in Black Culture, New York, retraces the lives and achievements of some of the talented and prominent Africans of yesterday who became an integral part of the socio-cultural heritage of India. In association with Faculty of Fine Arts, The M.S. University of Baroda, Vadodara, the exhibition will be showcased at the Exhibition Hall and Pushpa Baug Building of the Faculty.

 The event will be inaugurated on 20 July 2015 by an eminent artist, Prof. Jyoti Bhatt at 5:00 p.m

Press Update

Exhibition Hall and Pushpa Baug Building, Faculty of Fine Arts, Prof. C.C Mehta Road, M.S.U Campus, Sayajigunj, Vadodara, Gujarat 390002 Time: 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Contact Information (Faculty of Fine Arts, Vadodara):   RSVP: 0265-2795520

Email: econtact-ffa@msubaroda.ac.in
Website link: www.msubaroda.ac.in


Venue:  Exhibition Hall and Pushpa Baug Building, Faculty of Fine Arts, Prof. C.C Mehta Road, M.S.U Campus, Sayajigunj, Vadodara, Gujarat
29/12/2014 - 30/12/2014
All Day
Two day National Seminar on ‘Indian Arts enshrined in Textual Traditions: with special reference to Gujarat’ - Organized by Kalakosa of IGNCA, New Delhi in association with Oriental Institute, Maharaja Sayajirao University, Vadodara

Introduction by Deven Patel

Presentations by Speakers

1 R.K. Panda — Jain Mahakavyas of Gujarat
2 Shweta Jejurkar – Iconographical Peculiarities of Surya With Special Reference to Suryopanisad

Presentation 01  |  02

3 Sharmila Bagchi — Jain Sanskrit Dramatists of Medieval Gujarat
4 Meena Pathak — Sthalapurana, Jnatipuran and Mahatmyas of Gujarat: An Overview

Presentation

5 Sweta Prajapati — Vijnaptipatras: Socio-cultural portrait of Western India
Presentation 01 |  02 |  03 |  04

6 Mahesh Champaklal — Purvaranga in Bhavai
7 Parul Shah — Dance in Gujarat : From Then to Now

Presentation

8 Gaurang Bhavsar & Kedar Mukadam — Lokvadhyas of Gujarat
9 Ratan Parimoo — Jain Manuscript Paintings

Presentation 01 |  02

10 Dipak Kannal — Yaska and His Nirukta: Origin of Indian Iconography
11 Reena N. Bhatiya — Revitalization of Saudagiri: The Trade Textile of Gujarat

Presentation

12 Kaladhar Mutwa — Embroidery and Textile Tradition of Banni and Kutch

Presentation

13 Jayram Poduval — Shift of Patronage: Development of the Art of Book in Gujarat
14 Ambika Patel — Buddhist Art and Architecture of Gujarat
15 Rajesh Kelkar — Gujarat: Contribution to Indian Musicology


Venue:  Oriental Institute, MS university, Vadodara
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