Artists from as many as 25 countries will be participating in the 4th edition of the Jaipur Art Summit (JAS) to be held from 7th of December to 11th of December this year. Over 500 types of art and artists from countries such as Algeria, Bangladesh, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hungry, Iran, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea, Kuwait, Myanmar, New Zealand, Singapore, Sri-Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Taiwan, Ukraine, UAE, UK, USA, Vietnam will be participating in the event. This was informed by Founder of JAS, Shailendra Bhatt.
Some of the renowned artists who will be a part of the Summit include John Antoine Labadie, Margie Beth Labadie and Leroy Parker from USA; Keunyoung Song and Eun Sook Lee from Korea; Suneth Priya Aravindana and Thisarana Ilangasinghe from Sri Lanka; Adwaita Gadanayak, Rini Dhumal and Somenath Maity from India, among others.
The 5 – day event will witness various activities like International Artists Camp; Interactive Sessions; Contemporary Art Talk & Discussions; Art Movies; Art Performance Shows; Calligraphy; Demonstration of Tribal & Traditional Arts; Book Releases; Interactive sessions with authors; Art Exhibition; Site Specific Art Installations; Video Art Installations and Graffiti & Street Art, among others. There will also be Classical Music and Rajasthani Folk Performances during the summit.
The 4th edition of Jaipur Art Summit event will be held at Ravindra Manch in Jaipur.
In order to promote the local art of Rajasthan, Jaipur Art Summit in partnership with Uber displayed artwork on Uber cabs bonnet (#ARTONWHEELS). This artwork from local artists will be displayed on more than 100 Uber car bonnets. The artwork comprised the name of the artists as well as the upcoming Jaipur Art Summit. Uber will be giving 3 absolutely free rides to all riders who are first to ride in a particular #ARTONWHEELS car which will be available through the UberGO option in the Uber app. Also, Uber will give a chance to its riders to win custom made paintings from local artists by taking a minimum of 3 rides before 5 December along with an applied ARTONWHEELS promo code.