Exhibition of Paintings by Intellectually Disabled Persons
India International Centre, New Delhi, India on 18thDecember 2017

Art Exhibition Rules


  1. The exhibition is open to persons with intellectual disabilities from All over India.
  2. There is no entry fee.
  3. A person can submit a maximum of two entries
  4. Each entry should be certified, by the principal/in-charge of the institute/organization artist is associated with or parent/guardian, as the original, unaided work of the artist. Entries should be an individual effort and not a combined work. Please complete and submit the form below along with the painting.


All entries must reach SAMADHAN, Centre for Human Resources, Sector 2, Pocket 2, Dwarka, New Delhi – 110075, by 15th October 2017.  Please factor in mailing time when sending your painting.
Theme, Medium & Size

  1. The theme of the painting should be either ‘MY WORLD’ or ‘MY FAMILY’.
  2. Any medium can be used. Example: crayons, oils, acrylics, water colours etc. Computer printouts/lino¬cuts/batiks will NOT be accepted.
  3. The painting should be on paper and NOT canvas. Any kind of paper can be used but it must be a strong one. For example: chart paper, cartridge paper etc
  4. The size should not be less than 30cm x 40cm
  5. Each entry should carry the following information in English (Block Letters) or Hindi, at the back of the painting: • Name in Full (First name, Last Name) • Gender • Date of Birth • Category of Disability • Nationality • Theme of the painting

Packing & Mailing

  1. The painting should NOTbe mounted/framed.
  2. Please DO NOT FOLD the painting while packing.Please make sure that the packing is strong enough to withstand possible rough handling in the post
  3. All packets should be pre-paid/adequately stamped and mailed directly to reach:  SAMADHAN, Centre for Human Resources Sector 2, Pocket 2, Dwarka,New Delhi – 110075.
  4. Entries sent by cargo/parcel will not be accepted.

Prizes & Certificates

  1. The entries will be judged by the organizers with the help of a jury. The judges’ decision will be final.
  2. The three best paintings will be selected for an award.
  3. Artists, whose paintings are selected and displayed, will be awarded Special Recognition certificates.

Please note: No entry will be returned. The copyright of all entries will rest with SAMADHAN.

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