2005 – 2006


An exhibition was conducted at Vennirul Art Gallery in July/August 2005. Kurumba artists participated and gave demonstrations of their art skills.

Christan Journet a French man admired the art of Kurumbas displayed in Vennirul Art Gallery. He is from a organization called “Association Duppatta”, France, and requested the help of the Foundation to meet the Kurumba artists in the Nilgiris to know more about their art tradition. After meeting them, he purchased a number of their art and put them on display at exhibitions at France.