Karigari is a one day event held on 22
January 2015 at Ramanbhai Amin Auditorium, Vadodara celebrates the
craftsmanship of the Indian craftsman who gives shape to numerous craft forms
of our nation. Crafts being inherent part of society became an extension of
community it originated from. It provides a cultural identity, taking a form of
various Craft Traditions in various parts of our nation. Our Craft Traditions
have two prime factors- The Karigar (craftsperson) and his Karigari
(skilfulness). The National Craft Seminar 2015 'Karigari: Crafting the Future'
basically hold discussions on topics like Craft Design Collaborations, Craft in
Interior Architecture and Entrepreneurship and Market Perspectives for looking looks
towards the future of the Karigari of Indian Karigar.Garvi Gurjari National Craft Fair and Summit 2015Government of Gujarat is organizing "Garvi-Gurjari
National Craft Fair & Summit 2015" at Rajmahel road in Baroda, India at
Polo Ground from 20-28 January 2015.This event on a common platform shows
handicrafts and handloom products of Gujarat and from all over the country. It
provides an opportunity for the artisans to directly interact with buyers for
their business to get enhance and share the values acquired with the people.