RCA GALLERY based in Ratanagiri, Maharashtra; will create a local entrepreneurship for all art activities in this project. Shubhalakshmi Shukla and Hansodnya Tambe are writers who will write about the current activities in English and Marathi respectively. Deepali Dawane will be project assistance . These Three members form the core team at RCA GALLERY
Mr. Hansodnya Sahadeva Tambe had his formal studies from Mumbai University. He completed his BFA, MFA and Dip. ED. from Sir JJ College of Arts, Mumbai. He received the gold medal from Sir J.J. College in 2002. He has participated in several significant group and solo shows. Since nine years he has practiced as art educationist in art colleges. He has taught in Bandra L.S. Raheja, Latur Kala Shiksha Vidyalay, Ratnagiri Devrukh College of Design and Sir J.J. Full time art teacher. He created the concept Kala Swadhayay during this time while he experimented with his own visual language in his studio. Based on the above experiences he continues to write on art, practice art and critique contemporary practices as well as review shows. This journey continues with him till today.
Shubhalakshmi Shukla is a Mumbai based writer. She has studied M.A. History of Art from M.S. University, Baroda in 1997. She has been writing and publishing her views on contemporary art and culture since 2007 in leading art magazines. She has published her first book Imagined Locales in 2015, launched by The Studio X, Mumbai.