Private Art Tour: Cholamandal Artists' Village in Chennai
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Discover India's rich art culture on this private tour of Chennai’s Cholamandal Artists’ Village, the largest self-supporting artist commune in India. With the help of your expert guide, gain a deeper insight into the culture and lifestyle of local artists and learn about how they pioneered the Madras Movement of Art, which brought modernism to South India. You'll tour several galleries, interact with the artists and watch first hand as they create their art.
Learn about the Madras Movement of Art, which occurred during the mid- to late 1900s and brought modern art to South India, and discover how this village played a vital role in establishing this groundbreaking movement.
As you explore the village, meet local artists and see fantastic displays of local modern art in the many galleries. You will also tour the village museum to see a large collection of art that is representative of the Madras Movement.
- Private tour
- Professional english-speaking guide
- Entrance fees
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Transport in an air-conditioned vehicle
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
What isn't included
- Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drinks