K. S. CENTRE FOR CULTURE, ART AND HERITAGE (KSCCAH)

K. S. CENTRE FOR CULTURE, ART AND HERITAGE (KSCCAH)

K. S. CENTRE FOR CULTURE, ART AND HERITAGE (KSCCAH), is a platform to nurture tangible and intangible culture and heritage of India. The center creates a digital repository under various categories for culture and heritage. It Offers research, publications, documentation (photos, videos, 2D, 3D), mobile applications, recreating the past using digital technology. Reaching out to the society through workshops, seminars, development of products and programmes.

VISION :
KSCCAH nurtures tangible and intangible Culture and Heritage of India and projects the same using the digital technology.

MISSION :
KSCCAH will engage with the study, documentation and research of the content which showcase to the public pictorially, graphically and with immersive experiences.

Areas Of Interest :

  • Knowledge on Tradition and Culture.
  • Murals, Paintings, Sculpture, Arts and Crafts.
  • Architecture of the past and present
  • Ecological Heritage.
  • Building Conservation.

Areas Of Work :

    KSCCAH works on wide range of topics on tangible and intangible Heritage like :
  • Historical Places : Religious architecture, Royal Palaces and Forts,Museums, Civic Buildings etc.
  • Visual and Performing Arts : Sculpting, Crafts, Murals / Paintings, Dance, Music, Puppetry, Theatre, Rituals and Festivals.
  • Culture, Traditions, Philosophy, Social life and Cuisine.
  • Textile, Pottery, Installation and artifacts.

For Details on KSCCAH
Areas Of Interest
  • Knowledge on Tradition and Culture.
  • Murals, Paintings, Sculpture, Arts and Crafts.
  • Architecture of the past and present
  • Ecological Heritage.
  • Building Conservation.
CERTIFICATION COURSE ON INTRODUCTION TO INDOLOGY

OBJECTIVE :

This course explores the link between interpretation of philosophy in art and craft. and their impressions or influence on architecture.

COURSE OUTLINE :

The entire course will be carried out in three levels spread through three levels namely :

  • NATYASHASTRA
  • SHIPLASHASTRA
  • VASTHUSHASTRA

N A T Y A S H A S T R A

An Essence Of Indian Performing Arts

This level focuses on on an overview of NATYASHASTRA as philosophy by covering the following topics :

  • The advent of Natyashastra and its need
  • Who needed this philosophy
  • The limbs of Natyashastra
  • Means and Sources of Natyashastra
  • Its Manifestation in practice.

S H I L P A S H A S T R A

An Essence Of Indian Arts and Crafts

This level focuses on an overview of Shilpakala or Indian Sculpture Art as manifestation of philosophy by covering the following topics :

  • Structure of body to create an art form
  • Sense of rasa in intellect to understand about proportions
  • Evalution of concept of proportions, scala and balance through Shilpashastra
  • Learning from case studies / examples.

V A S T H U S H A S T R A

An Essence Of Indian Architecture

This level focuses on an overview of Vastukala as the physical expression and influence of the philosophy of Natyashastra and Shilpakala by covering the following topics :

  • Scale and proportions converted into spatial, physical form through Architecture
  • Studying various examples of this expression in temple columns, panels, facade etc
  • Various examples of Karanas ( Captured frozen dance movements) in temples.
METHODS

  • Lecture Sessions with specialized guest faculties
  • Case studies
  • Discussions
  • Research
  • Field Trips

ASSESSMENT

The group or individual assessments will be assessed via mock-ups, presentations and reports.

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