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2nd Bundelkhand National Annual Art Exhibition& Awards-2019

November 28, 2019, 12:00 am - November 30, 2019, 12:00 am

Bundelkhand Art Society is to promote and encourage Fine arts, culture, artists, artist community & all type of artistic activities in Bundelkhand region. In addition to this, in year 2018,we introduced our ambitious annual project-“1stBundelkhand National Annual Art Exhibition-2018” at National level. Through this project, we are trying to create a National level atmosphere here in Bundelkhand for the Artist of this region as well as for the national artists exploring new possibilities, opportunities & platform for every artist. With these objectives, we again hosted our “2nd Bundelkhand National Annual Art Exhibition& Awards-2019” from 28 to 30 Nov 2019 in Govt. Museum, Jhansi.

New Things in the Programme:  This time we didn’t have only exhibition. We had awards too; so our title of the project was- 2nd Bundelkhand National Annual Art Exhibition & Awards-2019”

Date & Duration: It was three days programme in association with Govt. Museum Jhansi from 28 to 30 Nov 2019. The schedules of program were as follow:

Inauguration              : on 28 Nov 2019 at 3 pm in Art Gallery of Govt. Museum Jhansi.

Award Ceremony       : on 29 Nov 2019 at 3 pm in Auditorium of Govt. Museum Jhansi

Closing Ceremony      : on 30 Nov 2019 at 4 pm in Art Gallery of Govt. Museum Jhansi.

Chief Guest & Special Guests of the Programme:

Chief Guest: Prof. J. V. Vanshpayan, Vice- Chancellor Bundelkhand University Jhansi.

Special Guest:Dr.Dhannu Lal Gautam, Deputy Chairperson, UP Sangeet&NatyaAkadmy

Special Guest:Dr. Suresh Dubey, In-charge Officer, Regional Archaeological Unit (Bundelkhand Area), Jhansi.

Programme: This whole program has 3 stages:

First stage- Photographs of any two works, bio-data & artist photo were asked as an entry in soft copy from the artist in first stage. Then they were scrutinized for Second level. The last date of submitting these entries were 30 Oct 2019.

Second Stage: The shortlisted artists were asked to submit their selected works to the society by 15 Nov 2019. Only selected artist from First stage were also asked to submit entry fees.

Third Stage: Submitted works were observed by our selection committee to the selection of Awards. The Selection committee choose the artists for various awards.

Artist in Exhibition

S.No Artist/Painting No of Artist
2 Invitee Artists 13
3 Participating Artists in Painting Category 43
4 Participating Artists in Drawing Category 6
5 Participating Artists in Sculpture Category 7
  Total 69


Artwork in Exhibition

Sl. No Art works No of Art Work
1 Paintings 69
2 Drawings 07
3 Sculptures 8
  Total Art Works 84



Artist Detail (State wise, City wise)


S.No State City No of Artists Participated
1 Delhi (3) Delhi 3
2 Chattisgarh (1) Khairagarh 1
3 MP(18) Ashok Nagar 1
Bhopal 13
Indore 1
Ujjain 1
Panna 1
Karera 1
4 Rajasthan (1) Tonk 1
5 UP (46) Agra 1
Aligarh 1
Bulandshehar 1
Banda 1
Greater Noida 1
Jhansi 32
Lalitpur 1
Lakhimpurkhiri 05
Mauranipur 1
Panwari 1
Ranipur 1
Total 69



As per the selection by the selection committee, the following artist & Awards are chosen:

SL. No Award Name of Artist Place
1 Life Time Achievement Award Rakesh Charan Verma Jhansi (UP)
2 Bundeli Kala Gaurav Award Kamini Baghel Jhansi (UP)
3 Bundeli Yuva Pratibha Award Mueen Akhtar Jhansi (UP)
4 Best Senior Artist Award Harikant Dubey Bhopal (MP)
5 Kala Guru Award – (For Art Teacher) Ajay Mishra Tonk (Rajasthan)
6 Best Woman Artist Award Avinash Kaur Indore (MP)
7 Best Young Artist Award GK Ankur Verma Lakhimpurkhiri
8 Special Award in Painting Nikhil Tiwari Khairaharg (Chhatisgarh)
9 Best Drawing Award Sunder Raikwar Jhansi (UP)
Award announced on 28 Nov 2019
10 Best Sculpture Award Arvind Prajapati Jhansi (UP)
11 Art Club Jhansi Special Artist Award R. K. Soni Bhel Jhansi (UP)
12 Special jury Award- Male Durgesh Kumar Jhansi (UP)
13 Special jury Award- female Sahiba Siddiqui Jhansi (UP)


Selection Committee

  1. Sunita, (In-charge)Prof.Fine Art Dep. Bundelkhand University Jhansi
  2. Kishan Soni (Member) Senior Artist , Jhansi
  3. Jagdish Lal (Member) Senior Scrap Artist, Jhansi
  4. Vandana Agrawal (Member)Artist & Social Worker, Jhansi

Organizing Committee

  1. Dheeraj Khare
  2. Meraj Fatima

Closing of the Programme:

The closing of the programme was done on the third day of the exhibition on 30 Nov 2019 at 4.00 pm. In this short programme, senior artist Kishan Soni, Kamini Baghel and Mueen Akhtar gave away the participation certificate to all participating artists. At the end Dheeraj Khare, Coordinator of the exhibition gave vote of thanks to all.

Achievements of the Exhibition

  • For the first time Society introduce Awards in Exhibition and successfully gave away 13 Awards in various categories.
  • For the First Time Society included sculpture, Drawing and other variety of the works.
  • In this exhibition, 69 artists from 20 cities of the five states took part.
  • 84 Art works were displayed in which there are 69 paintings, 07 drawings and 8 sculptures were displayed.
  • 37 Bundeli Artists were given chances to display their work along with other national artists.
  • 7 Bundeli Artists were awarded and recognized in this national level Exhibition.
  • Organizer Name: Mueen Khan
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  • Time: November 28, 2019 - 12:00 am November 30, 2019 - 12:00 am
  • Venue:Govt. Museum Jhansi

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