“Corridors of Time” Painting Exhibition at Lionel Wendt, Colombo

Corridors of Time – Artistic Narratives of Heritage and Nature …. at … the  Harold Peiris Gallery at the Lionel Wendt,  Col-7 ,,, Opening: 2nd November 2023 @ 6pm …. continuing from 3rd-5th November …  with Paintings from Royden Gibbs & Joseph Rodrigo


About the Artists:
Royden Gibbs is one of the senior-most contemporary artists in Sri Lanka and is known internationally with a career spanning six decades. He is best known for his watercolours on historical sites and landscapes, but is equally versatile in many other media such as oils, pastels, ink, line and wash, to mention a few, and is proficient in a wide variety of subjects from still life, figures, portraits, wildlife, to landscapes and buildings. With a deep connection to Sri Lanka’s cultural heritage, his works often explore themes of conserving tradition and history.
Joseph Rodrigo is an artist/advertising creative director. As an artist, she is constantly examining contemporary themes using classical techniques to create her work which makes it a distinctive style. She explores more nature based subject matter and communicates the importance of environmental conservation, the human relationships with nature, interesting trees or even the day-to-day nature we take for granted. Using her skills in advertising and fine art, she constantly tries to communicate a message to the public. She is a contemporary artist celebrated internationally. www.dillai.com
Inspiring the spirit of conservation to aid efforts of the Wildlife and Nature Protection Society of Sri Lanka (WPNPS) …. The history of wildlife protection in Sri Lanka is almost synonymous with that of the Wildlife and Nature Protection Society of Sri Lanka. At 129 years old, the WNPS is the third oldest Non-governmental Organization of its kind in the World. Our mission is to safeguard Sri Lanka’s rich biodiversity, protect endangered species, and promote sustainable practices that harmonize human development with nature. We work tirelessly to raise awareness about the importance of wildlife and habitat conservation, advocating for policies and initiatives that ensure the long-term well-being of our ecosystems. https://www.wnpssl.org/

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