Phoenix United Mall, Bareilly organized a one-of-its-kind art exhibition “ART 2020” on 02 october to commemorate the birth anniversary of the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi. For this one-day event, 10 eminent artists from Bareilly were invited to paint live on the canvas. The event presented the Enchaining fusion of art and entertainment done together. The paintings created by talented artists will now be showcased as permanent artwork across the panels placed in the mall foyer.
The event was organized with the intent to maintain the high spirits of the shoppers, who have been facing the CoVid-2019 pandemic bravely. This event also aimed to give a distinctive and elegant experience to the shoppers visiting the mall, be it art connoisseurs or first-time visitors. All the artists displayed their talents and were greatly cheered by the audience present at the event.
The works expressed the lively spirit of the artists through the prism of art. The importance of the artwork was to highlight the intense and of momentous creations, which underlined the significance of Heritage, Culture, Festivity, Abstract, Contemporary, Positivity, new World and Vision.
Amongst the artists who brushed the canvas with their idea were Azim Nida Mansoori-Buddha Painting, Umesh Gangwar- Contemporary Art, Dr. Anchal R. Agarwal-Abstract Painting, Parmanand-Modern Art, Sunil Kumar-Feather-Modern Art, Darakshan-Modern Art, Aditi Rastogi- Realistic Landscape, Nahid Akhtar-Landscape Painting, Vinita Saxena-Realistic Art, and Pushpa Gautam-Landscape Painting.
Sharing his thoughts, Centre Director at Phoenix United, Mr. Sanjeev Sarin said, “We at Phoenix United are committed to enhancing the experience of our customers by combining art, entertainment and shopping. We are here to spread happiness with fun-filled shopping during “ART Alley 2020” at the Mall.”
Mr. Sarin further added, “Phoenix United has been organizing such events regularly; however, there was a break in this series, due to pandemic. Keeping in the view the impact of a pandemic, Phoenix United has made all de rigueur arrangements for the safety of our visitors. No mask No entry rule has been strictly implemented. The shoe sanitizing mat has already been in place along with social distancing markings at the entrance. Any visitor entering the mall premises, his temperature is being monitored by a thermal scanner. Proper sanitization at every 2 hrs of all the touchpoints like escalator belts, railings, lift buttons, etc. has been maintained. We are here to spread happiness with safe & fun-filled shopping during “ART Alley 2020” at the Mall.”