Legacy School Bangalore to host interschool fest on Art & Design – ‘Chiaroscuro 2017’


Bangalore: Legacy School Bangalore (LSB) will organize ‘Chiaroscuro 2017’ – an interschool competition at its Hennur campus on Saturday, September 16, 2017, with an objective to provide platform to the students with an artistic talent and exhibit their creativity using the medium of their own choice.

With this year’s theme as ‘Aeonian – Timeless Art’, the institute invites schools across the city to be a part of the mega fest. The competition categories include – Photography/ Videography, Native Art, Shoe Painting, Face Painting, Sketch Swap, Installation & Story Board. Students from Grade 6 to 12 can participate in the fest. The registration for the fest closes on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.

A major highlight of this 5th edition of the fest would be bringing together the artistic efforts of all participants, students, faculty and judges to create a huge canvas with a doodle artwork. Amidst the lively atmosphere of canvases and cardboards being painted, there would be a workshop on Character Design for Animation by Dr. Leonardo Beltran, a globally renowned name in animation and founder of Dr. Beltrans School of Animation & Visual Wonder, Bangalore.

“We are quite delighted to host the fest and we hope to witness the creative ideas and works of exceptional talents this year”, said Mr. Saad Sait, Executive Director, Legacy School Bangalore. Chiaroscuro as the fest is called, refers to the use of light and shadow to create the illusion of light from a specific source shining on the figures and objects in painting.