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H A KARUNARATNE’S WORKS CHRONICLED BY TAPROBANE COLLECTION

Anoli Perera pens the story of Sri Lanka’s most senior and revered living visual artist Book contains rarely seen artworks from private collections Taprobane Collection website also to be launched on June 21st The Father of Sri Lankan Abstract Art H A Karunaratne’s 60 years of...
Posted On 10 Jun 2019
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Leo Art curates the Lionel Wendt Festival of Art’s exhibition – ‘Palettes of Modern Art’

Leo Art, an artists-in-residence programme by Leo Burnett   Sri Lanka, recently curated the exhibition at the Lionel Wendt Festival of Art which took place from the 23rd to the 24th of February, under the theme ‘Palettes of Modern Art’. Organized by the Lionel Wendt Memorial...
Posted On 27 Feb 2019
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Leo Art curates the Lionel Wendt Festival of Art 2019 exhibition, in memory of an iconic patron

Running under the theme ‘Palettes of Modern Art’, the Lionel Wendt Festival of Art 2019 is set to take place from the 23rd to the 24th of February. Organized by the Lionel Wendt Memorial Fund, the festival will be a colourful celebration of Sri Lankan modern art featuring an...
Posted On 18 Feb 2019
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Collectors look to investment in Art as investment yields increase to 160% within one year

Colombo, Sri Lanka – M Sequence – an exclusive showcase of artistic intent was recently conducted by artist Kesara Ratnavibhushana in consultation with Mario Stubbs, Founder Genesis Global Consultancy and Hospitality Consultant and Le Grand Galle, by Asia Leisure. The...
Posted On 17 Feb 2019
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Kala Pola 2019 – Sri Lanka’s Largest Open-Air Art Fair – Opens On 24th February

Since its inception in 1993, Kala Pola – Sri Lanka’s largest open air art fair – has been enjoyed by a multitude of both locals and expats including a coterie of VIPs, celebrities, art connoisseurs and students. A panel discussion, which segued into the announcing of...
Posted On 11 Feb 2019
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30 by Geshany Balder: An expression; an experience.

30 is Geshany Balder’s 3rd solo exhibition, which welcomed over 100 art, music and wine lovers to its opening reception on Friday (December 14 2018) at Hatch, Sir Baron Jayathilaka Mawatha, Colombo 1. The showcase will be open to the public from December 15 – 20 2018. The...
Posted On 28 Dec 2018
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Galle Face Hotel Hosts Pimm’s and Art

South Asia’s Grande Dame, the Galle Face Hotel, recently hosted Pimm’s & Art, a unique immersive experience to unleash our creativity. Guests enjoyed sipping on their freshly made Pimms cocktails while they tried their hand at painting and browsed the various arts and crafts...
Posted On 27 Oct 2018
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Regeneration – An Exhibition by Shaanea Mendis D’Silva

The BAREFOOT GALLERY is pleased to announce it will be exhibiting  Shaanea Mendis D’Silva’s new series of work, “Regeneration” from October 12th to November 4th 2018. The oldest contemporary art gallery in Colombo, The Barefoot Gallery has been serving as a platform for artists,...
Posted On 11 Oct 2018
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Triad featured in Lürzer’s Archive 200 Best Illustrators Worldwide 2018/2019

Triad has been recognized as the only Sri Lankan agency in the largest creative resource globally, “Lürzer’s International Archive 200 Best Illustrators Worldwide 18/19”. Triad competed with over 4000 illustrators globally and triumphed as one of the Top 200 Illustrations. This...
Posted On 12 Sep 2018
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Soulscapes by Dillai Joseph

With well over 15 years of experience in crafting out inimitable pieces of art that is a true reflection of creativity, Dillai Joseph is a self-taught artist who later honed her skills under the tutelage of Nadine David. The latter was a student of David Paynter. Dillai’s art can...
Posted On 08 Sep 2018
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AkuruCON; Typography and Type Design Conference for Font Lovers

AkuruCON is an annual conference on typography in Colombo, Sri Lanka will be held on the 1st of September 2018 consisting of presentations from international and national personalities focusing on Sinhala and Tamil letterforms, specifically from the Dutch era. The inaugural...
Posted On 23 Aug 2018
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Floral Diplomacy: The Embassy of the Kingdom of Netherlands hosts floriculture event at National Day celebrations

On Wednesday, 25 April the Embassy of the Kingdom of Netherlands perfumed Trace Expert City with the scent of flowers, as it held a series of events to celebrate the floriculture industries of Sri Lanka and the Netherlands. The programme consisted of a floral arrangement...
Posted On 05 May 2018