Chandigarh October 11, 2021
The Photography exhibition by the students of USOL, Panjab University was inaugurated at Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademy ’s Gallery at underpass connecting Sector 16 and 17, by Dr. Bheem Malhotra, Chairperson, Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademy (CLKA) and Prof. Madhurima Verma, Chairperson, University School of Open Learning, PU. The exhibition is supported by CLKA. A total of 20 students pursuing PG Diploma in Photography (PGDP) from University School of Open Learning (USOL), Panjab University, Chandigarh are exhibiting their 55 works. The exhibition is open till 19th October 2021 (Tuesday).
Prof. Madhurima Verma congratulated the students for displaying their art work for the general public and motivated the students of USOL to further hone their skills and creativity. Dr. Bheem Malhotra interacted with artists and appreciated their exhibited works.
The photography exhibition was curated under the mentorship of Jeesu Jaskanwar Singh, Coordinator, PGDP and CLKA and in informed that this exhibition is part of the practical paper in the curriculum. The works of Amandeep Singh, Arrush Chopra, Abhinav Poonia, Deepak Gupta, Amanpreet Kaur, Tushar Narula, Suresh Kumar, Sahil Chaudhary, Vikas Kapila, Shubhangi Ambashtha, Neha Sharma, Sourav Joshi, Sarabjit Singh Bhinder, Sakshi Gaur, Vishal Chauhan, Hargobind Singh, Gagan Mittal, Jagdeep Singh, Paramdeep Singh and Jaspinder Singh are exhibited in the Group Photography Exhibition.
During the USOL’s Personal contact Programme (PCP) students got insight into various aspects of Photography from Sh. Swadesh Talwar, Kulbhushan Kanwar, Vikas Kahol, Pradeep Tewari, Guldeep Singh, Sudhir Baweja, Shivali Raj, Praveen Jaggi, Anurag Malhotra, Neetu Katyal, Rajni Chauhan, Hitesh Vig, Sukhjit Singh, Vikram, Arun Bansal, Kamal Kishore Shankar and Pawan Sing. Besides that, students learnt about art of exhibiting the photographs from Sh. Gurdeep Dhiman, Gursharan Kaur, Michaelangelo and Jaspal Singh. The exhibited works covers wide range of topics like wildlife, nature, street photography, photojournalism, night photography, art photography, etc.