Indian Art and Design Educators Association

The Indian Art and Design Educators Association aims to provide support, direction and advocacy for quality Visual Arts education. A first of its kind initiative in India it hopes to as empower Art Educators to become leaders, encourage innovation, research and reform.

IADEA was launched at the first Annual Creativity in Schools Conference – Create change! – at the Piramal Art Foundation in Mumbai on 15th and 16th February 2018. It is an initiative by RainbowFish Educational Trust.

The first edition of the annual conference was a big success. It was a peer-sharing platform where leading Art Educators shared their insights, experience and free resources with over a 100 Art Teachers from schools in Mumbai, Bangalore, Delhi, Madurai, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Jaipur and other parts of India.

The 9 Knowledge partners – Foundation or Indian Contemporary Art, Dharavi Art Room, Art 1st, RainbowFish Studio, Tara books, Tulika books, Piramal Museum of Art and Dakshina Chitra worked together to host a panel of the finest minds in this space from both India and abroad.

This panel of committed and talented people will go on to host a series of local events as well as share knowledge both online and off-line on an ongoing basis for Art Educators from across the country.

Do contact us to be a part of our movement – as an educator, knowledge partner or donor info@arteducatorsindia.org or +91 (44) 2447 0438.