A special art exhibition to commemorate Sri Lanka’s 75th Independence titled ‘Art of Sri Lanka’ highlighting Sri Lanka’s pride was held under the patronage of the Ambassador of Thailand Poj Harnpol on February 4 at the J.D.A. Perera Gallery, University of Fine Arts in Colombo.
As per President Ranil Wickremesinghe’s instructions, this elaborate art exhibition, highlighting Sri Lanka’s pride, was organised by veteran artist H.S. Sarath with the contribution of new and talented artists in conjunction with the 75th anniversary celebration of the country’s Independence.
According to Sarath, as expected, a large number of painters of all ages from around the country, including those involved in the ‘Aragalaya’ had submitted paintings for this art exhibition.
This art exhibition which commenced on February 4 will be held till February 10 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the J.D.A. Perera Gallery, University of Fine Arts in Colombo 7.