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The Art Arena Exhibition 2024

10th-12th May


Bhau Daji Lad Museum, Mumbai

Brought to you by EkiBeki

Venue sponsor
Organised by


Kalangan- the Art Arena Exhibition 2024

Exploring History through art: In the bustling city of Mumbai, EkiBeki invites you to a vibrant aangan where creativity knows no bounds. Kalaangan- the Art Arena exhibition is an immersive showcase that brings together a diverse array of artists, shopping, entertainment where traditions meet the modern aesthetics. We invite you on a journey of exploring Indian history through its art forms

Diverse Exhibits:
Step into Kalaangan- the Art Arena Exhibition. Surround yourself with a kaleidoscope of ethnic art forms and handcrafted beauties. From traditional home decor ideas that meet modern aesthetics, to sculptures and installations that keep traditional skills relevant. Each exhibit tells a unique story, offering insight into the world where they were created, adapting to our world today. 

Interactive Experiences:
Kalaangan- the Art Arena Exhibition encourages active engagement with the artwork. Visitors are invited to touch, interact, and even become a part of the creative process. Whether it's participating in a collaborative workshop, shopping for handcrafted decor to jewelry, sampling traditional street food, or engaging in thought-provoking discussions with the artists themselves, there's no shortage of the chance to connect our history with modernity. 

Celebrating Diversity:
One of the hallmarks of Kalaangan- the Art Arena Exhibition is its celebration of diversity. Here, artists from all walks of life come together to share their unique perspectives and experiences. From emerging talents to established masters, the exhibition showcases the richness and variety of the traditional karigars adapting to machine made modernity. 

Community Engagement:
Beyond showcasing artwork, Kalaangan- the Art Arena Exhibition serves as a hub for community engagement and cultural exchange. Through partnerships with local organizations, educational institutions, and social initiatives, the exhibition seeks to enrich the lives of visitors and create lasting memories as a family. 

We hope you will join us. Lets make this an unforgettable experience together. 

Here are the details

Venue: Bhau Daji Lad Museum, Mumbai

Date: 10th to 12th May, 10am to 8pm

Includes shopping, workshops and talks, live art displays. And food, entertainment galore. 

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Seeking partners

EkiBeki has artisans we work with coming in for the exhibition. If you are an NGO that is design driven like we are, or would like to participate, do fill the form. We would love to include new partners too for the exhibition, and showcase your products. 


Current line up


  • Endangered arts

  • Artisans stalls

  • Design driven NGOs


  • Meet the artisans

  • Why are handicrafts important in history

  • Others


Live events

  • Folk songs

  • Live pottery making

  • Umbrella painting

  • Sholapith

  • Others


  • Pani puri, vada pav, gola and kulfi stalls


Location information

Bhau Daji Lad museum has been host to many exhibitions in the past and needs no introduction to most of us.

While some areas are being renovated, we have a wonderful location for our summer exhibition, that includes an air conditioned area for workshops and meets. Open air stalls for live events and shopping. High connectivity and ample parking spaces. We look forward to setting this up with everyone. 


Booth pricing

Single booths with a table in the relevant section. 

EkiBeki will revert on final confirmation, do share your details with us. 

Shared power plug point included for early bird applications

Artisans: Free

NGO: Rs. 15,000

On a set schedule

This will be slotted on a pre set schedule, events are through the day

Premium live demonstrations are planned for the evenings

Charges: TBD 

Indoors in the air conditioned area

On a first come first served basis

Charges: TBD

Tickets to be sold to the public

Currently, we look for entertainters like malkhamb artists to the traditional giant wheels. Please share names and numbers of any troupes you may know. Call us on 98202  38227  |  98202  06534

Currently, we look for gola walas to pani puri stalls. Please share names and numbers of any troupes you may know. Call us on 98202  38227  |  98202  06534

Seeking vendors, partners and sponsors

Booth applications are open. We have an excellent location at the Bhau Daji Lad Museum, and we envision lots of fun, family-friendly activities and retailers under one roof, a host of speakers and workshops, and more. 

We would love to welcome you, whether as a vendor, a partner, sponor or even as our guest. Your details remain safe with us. Do make the time to fill in your details. This makes it easier for us to call you. 

Application instructions

These details allows us to: 

1. Understand your brand.

2. Create an interest and awareness of your brand among those planning to visit the exhibition.

3. Create high-value collaborations between your brand and EkiBeki. 

This form takes approx. 20mins to fill (we recommend using a laptop!) 


Please have the following info readily at hand: 

1. Registered company name

2. Brand name

3. A long description of your business (max 500 characters: approx. 77 - 100 words)

4. A short description of your business (max 120 characters: approx. 18 - 24 words)

5. Your website URL

6. Social media handles

7. The images we can use in our communication for the exhibition- about 5-6 images

8. Your logo in a 1:1 format

9. Photos to use for publicity. We will check back with you if you want to update this from time to time. 

Thank you!

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