India Craft Week PREVIEW at LCW, London

Ply-Split Braiding
Tangalia Weaving
Kharad Weaving
Bidri Metal Craft
Rogan Textile Art
Chamba Embroidery
Pinjarakari Wood Craft
Phad Painting

Pashmina Calligraphy Weaving

Kagzi Clay & Pottery

For the first time, Craft Village bring 10-rare crafts from India to the UK under ‘India Craft Week (ICW) Preview’ at fifth edition of London Craft Week. The ICW will showcase montage of 5000-years of rich Heritage & Culture through Indian Crafts forms in Wood (Pinjarakari), Textiles (Kharad, Chamba Rumaal), 3-D Textiles (Rogan, Tangalia & Camel-Belt Braiding), Metal (Bidri), Narrative Art (Phad Paintings), Weaving (Pashmina) & Pottery (Kagzi). All these Rare Craft forms would be exhibited & demonstrated by National & International Award Winning Masters. A diversity of Folk Art, Textile Tradition, and Material Culture will showcase finest Indian Craftsmanship in building “Timeless Treasures”. The idea of the exhibit is to connect global audience with long lost tradition & culture, that has for centuries worked for sustainable culture, community development, know-how of local & natural resources in effective manner, recycle and reuse. India Craft Week Preview is aimed to share “Good stories untold” and share "Fascinating Narratives, Less Explored Culture & Tradition, Celebrated Folklore & Celebration of Creativity & Imaginative Trails & extra-ordinary lives of Artisans and Craftsperson" to the world. ICW Preview in London is an experience of authentic culture more than just a destination.

8-10th May 2019

More details coming Soon!