The Contemporary arts training titled “winter art camp” was organised at Trashiyangste by Vast Yangste with Vast Bhutan from 20th to 27th December, 2017 . The Department funded the training. The training was a 7 day program with an objective to promote contemporary arts and provide skills to youth on this field.
The training commenced with an opening remarks by Dasho Dzongdga. 30 students participated in the training. Trainers were seasoned artists from VAST, Thimphu. The Participants were taught on tie-dye skills, contemporary paintings and also on the traditional paintings.
The training concluded with the award of certificates to the participants by Dasho Drangpoen with an exhibition of art works by the participants and a small cultural program.