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Open Call For Artists!


Submissions are now closed for march 2020

Submissions will open in august for next residency

Dates will be announced soon...

1-week certified residency program for artists in Panchgani, Maharashtra.

Awaken your inner artist amidst the serene mountains of Panchgani and enhance your skill sets while learning new art techniques from expert professionals. Live with like-minded people at a beautiful villa facing the Krishna River as you bridge the gap between amateur to professional and expand the horizons of your artwork.


  • Meet Like-Minded Artists.

  • Get a lot of ME-TIME to indulge in your artwork in your own peaceful space overlooking serene landscapes.

  • Gain knowledge about protecting your artwork, exhibiting your artwork and getting recognized in the industry.

  • Bridging the gap between amateur to professional.

Residency includes activities and conversations with Expert Professionals:


Kshama Thakkar

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day 1

13th March

  • Arrive in Panchgani and check into Saffron Stays Avabodha.

  • Rejuvenate amidst the mountains, overlooking the Krishna River.

  • Spend the evening meditating with art and letting the colours heal your energy.

  • Late evening conversations and Bonfire session with Kshama Thakkar.


  • Age: 16 years +

Submission Guidelines: 

  • Make a Non-Refundable payment of INR 250 towards Submission Fee.

  • Submit your details in the form along with 2 images of your artwork.

  • Once you've received a confirmation email from CEVA in regard to your selection you will be required to make the payment for the residency.

Submission Forms:


Residency Charges Include:

  • Accommodation for 6 nights on double/triple occupancy. (Limited Twin Sharing available)

  • Vegetarian Home Cooked Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Tea and Dinner)

  • Workshop and Faculty Charges.

  • Limited Material Provided to each participant.


Residency Charges Exclude:

  • Travel to and from the venue.

  • Any extra meal/accommodation.

  • Any extra/specific art material required by participants.

  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.


Participants can carry their own art material if they like. All Art Material for the workshops conducted by our faculty will be provided by us. For all other free time during your stay, the participant can use their own art material or purchase it from CEVA from our limited options available. 

The Residency:

Domestic Participants
International Participants
Veg Home-cooked Meals
Dinner Table
Common Living Room
Common Area
Domestic Participants
International Participants

social impact

As a part of the residency every student and faculty will be asked to submit any one piece of artwork to CEVA which will be exhibited and sold online, and in community events to raise funds for the Talent Hunt which will further provide free workshops in rural sectors. Note that all other artwork created by the students belongs to the students and can be taken back home after the residency. 

The culture at CEVA prides to be a Gratitude Brand!

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