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Chitrakala Mandira School of Art

Chitrakala Mandira School of Art is situated in the heart of Udupi. The school was established in the year 1971. The school is housed in the Jangama Mutt, a monastery built by the Keladi king Somashekar Nayaka in 1740.

Courses include drawing, painting, graphics and sculpture in metal, fiber and clay. Presently 60 full-time students are enrolled in the school. The school has produced more than 1000 artists since its inception. The school arranges art-camps, art-demonstrations and art-discussions. Students are also trained in music and dramatics. The school has a good orchestra and drama team and well known artists from all spheres of fine art have lectured there.

The school is surrounded by a garden, a pond and 4 wells. Also, the school has an art gallery. The school hosts exhibitions and sponsors functions for the promotion of art.

Updated on 7th November, 2023
District: Udupi District
Location: Jungama Mutt
Near City Bus Stand Udupi
Phone: +91 820 2522342


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