Artists, professional and amateur are coming up with a slew of initiatives that are ensuring that people help verified NGOs and organisations in their fight against COVID-19 through their artwork.
Art for COVID Relief for instance is an initiative that aims to encourage the act of donation towards NGOs working on COVID relief, by giving a people a happy incentive of art.
While very often art is considered unaffordable by most of the population, some artists are also coming together to bridge this gap while coming together for a cause of helping India fight COVID.
As art shows in galleries have got postponed, many have taken shows where the art was made visible online and proceeds from such sales have been diverted for COVID relief.
As the COVID crisis has not spared anyone, even artists are at the receiving end and there have also been some efforts to help the artist community.
Read the full story that first appeared in The Tribune dated May 23, 2021 here: