Puducherry Art And Craft Village
Murungapakkam, (Near Govt. Catering College)
For Details please call at +91 413 2358576
EXPLORE! EXPERIENCE! ENGAGE!
Every tourist to Pondy should visit Puducherry Art & Craft Village a premier platform built to sustain and promote this regions indigenous, traditional and contemporary skill sets. Each piece on display is crafted by local artisans in a plethora of mediums including but not limited to terracotta, wood, paint, ceramic, textile, paper and glass!
The history of Indian handicrafts goes back to almost 5000 years from now. The craft traditions of India have withstood the depredation of time and several foreign invasions and continue to flourish till date. Live demonstrations and audio visuals of our long-survived efficacies educates the contribution of our ancestors. Indulge by giving shape to wet clay, pluck the strings of the violin or chisel a bowl from a block of wood – learning need not stop. Choose the art or the craft that calls to you and enroll to develop your skills. Stop by for a session or stay for an entire course.
The essence of true art by the artisans’ unique craft and adroitness that freezes the hearts with awe & bewilderment is exhibited for display and sale. It was with the object of giving some visible expression to these creations that the Art and Crafts Village is built.