REGIONAL CULTURAL CENTRES GOVERNMENT MUSIC COLLEGES GOVERNMENT COLLEGES OF FINE ARTS GOVERNMENT DISTRICT MUSIC SCHOOLS
TAMILNADU EYAL ISAI NATAKA MANRAM TAMIL NADU OVIA NUNKALAI KUZHU TAMILNADU JAWAHAR SIRUVAR MANDRAM, CHENNAI TAMILNADU FOLK ARTISTES WELFARE BOARD


GOVERNMENT COLLEGES OF FINE ARTS

  1. Government College of Fine Arts, Chennai
  2. Government College of Fine Arts, Kumbakonam
  3. Government College of Architecture and Sculpture, Mamallapuram

1.Government College of Fine Arts, Chennai

It was established in 1850. Eminent artists have graduated from this esteemed institution. In this College, Four-Year Degree Courses and Two-Year Post Graduate Degree Courses in the following disciplines are offered:

Degree Courses:
  1. Industrial Design in Ceramic
  2. Industrial Design in Textile
  3. Visual Communication Design
  4. Painting
  5. Sculpture
  6. Print Making

Post Graduate Degree Courses:
  1. Painting
  2. Visual Communication Design
  3. Industrial Design in Ceramic
  4. Industrial Design in Textile
  5. Sculpture

Syllabi of this College are approved by the  University of Madras.   Rs.1.88 crore has been provided to renovate the heritage building of this glorious institution. After renovation it will become one of the major tourist attractions in Chennai. 


2.Government College of Fine Arts, Kumbakonam

It was started in 1887. In this College, Four Year Degree Courses and Two Year Post Graduate Degree Courses in the following disciplines are conducted:

Degree Courses:

  1. Painting
  2. Visual Communication Design
  3. Sculpture
Post Graduate Degree Courses:
  1. Painting
  2. Sculpture

Syllabi of this College are approved by Bharathidasan University.  Tiruchirappalli.


3.Government College of Architecture and Sculpture, Mamallapuram

Mamallapuram occupies a prominent place in the history of sculpture. It is a museum for showcasing Indian rock architecture. It has bas-relief. monoliths and cave temples in one place.

The Government College of Architecture and Sculpture was established in Mamallapuram in 1957. Four-Year Degree Courses are offered in this College from 2000-2001. B.Tech in Traditional Architecture, B.F.A in Traditional Sculpture and B.F.A in Traditional Drawing and Painting are offered.  Considering the Development of this Institute a Computer Centre, a separate building for Library, a sculpture part, a mega sculptural studio for sculptors and a school for tourists enjoyment are established.

   Contact:artandculture@tn.gov.in An Official Website Of Tamilnadu Art and Culture Department