Jammu: O P Sharma, well known senior artist of Jammu & Kashmir has been invited to participate in Online International Art Exhibition- 2020- 21 ‘Celebration of Indian Art’, organized by Sanskar Bharti at Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) from 3rd January to 7th January, 2021.560 Artists from 38 countries of the world are participating in this international online show. Dr. Rekha Rani, the Converer of the event told that the registration for participation was done between 20th November and 20th December, 2020.
Dr. Uttam Pacharne, Chairman, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi, Padamshree Yogendra Baba, Founder, Sanskar Bharti, Padamshree Dr. Rajeshwar Acharya, President, Sangeet Natak Akademi, New Delhi, Dr. Sitaram Kashyap, President, Rajya Lalit Kala Akademi, UP, Girish Chandra, Vice- President, Rajya Lalit Kala Akademi, UP, Dr. Naveen Srivastava, Member, Rajya Lalit Kala Akademi, UP, Dr. Sharad Mani Tripathi, Dr. Ashish Tripathi, Virender Gupt, Dr. Rekha Rani Sharma, Convener and Prem Nath, Secretary, Sanskar Bharti, Gorakhpur participated in the virtual inaugural ceremony of the exhibition.
The painting of Sharma has been displayed with the works of well known artists of India, America, Australia, Turkey, Thailand, Behrin, Indonasia,Bangladesh, Taiwan, Bulgaria, Canada, Vietnam, Nepa, Bangla Desh etc. It may be mentioned here that O P Sharma has displayed his art at International, National, Regional levels and in Group Art Shows in India. He is also the founder Director of Jammu & Kashmir Centre for Creative Arts (JKCCA), Jammu which has conducted International ans National level Art Exhibitions and Camps. He has also been honoured at National and International levels by many organizations.