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Annual all island art competition launched to promote the artistic talents of studentsand youth island wide. Many talented students from rural and disadvantagedbackgrounds benefit from this initiative
Sithuwam aims to provide a platform for youth to display their aesthetic skills in the domain of painting and be recognized for their talent. In addition, we intend to support the technical skills development of selected students and aspiring young artists by organizing a skills development workshops under the patronage of renowned experts.
We successfully conducted a skills development workshop for the shortlisted students of EDEX Sithuwam 2015 all Island Art Competition and it was held parallel with the EDEX Sithuwam 2015 exhibition. The participants were the award winners selected by a panel of judges in the final round. A leading renowned artist Mr. Shantha K. Herath shared his knowledge and experience with the participants and taught them how to create a good work of art.