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Panaji, January 29, 2019

Magha 9, 1940

The Directorate of Art and Culture every year organizes various workshops in the field of music, folk art, painting etc. For the first time this Department is organizing Sospeso Art workshop, which was invented and patented by the well known artist (decorator) Monica Allegro from Italy and is popularly used by artists all over the world.

Shri Ashok Parab, Dy. Director of Art and Culture along with Smt. Alpana Kale, Resource Person for the workshop and her assistant Shri Chirag Doshi inaugurated the function by lighting the traditional lamp.

Shri Parab said that this workshop will provide the basic information about the sospeso art and we may conduct the advance stage of the same in the next year by inviting Smt. Kale as the resource person.

Smt. Kale, Resource person mentioned in her speech that, this Sospeso Art workshop has been organized first time in Goa by the Department of Art and Culture. She said that, Sospeso is creative 3D art and craft from which involves heating and shaping flat patterns and designing them into beautiful 3D art pieces.

There was tremendous response for this workshop. Total around 30 participants from various parts of Goa are participating in this workshop which will conclude on February 1, 2019.

Shri Sudan Fadte compered the function and proposed the vote of thanks.