Kuchipudi Art Academy, an academy of art and culture, is located at Raja Annamalai Puram in Chennai
. Established in 1963, it is a center for art and culture, focusing on the revival and reinterpretation of
and Andhra heritage. The center aims to promote Kuchipudi dance in India and abroad.
Chennai International Airport at Tirusulam, 7 km south of the city, is the nearest airport. Chennai Central Railway Station is the nearest railhead.