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Kriti Gallery

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A brilliant artists’s residency

I'm at Kriti Residency for three months of writing residency, and it's been absolutely perfect. Set... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Mary B
Dingle, Ireland
Great Art Retreat

Situated in the heart of Varanasi yet hidden away from the bustling energy of the streets, Kriti... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
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Summer break for Kriti Gallery. Currently we do not have an exhibition. The Kriti artist residency is open for application all year round.
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Raja Sir Motichand Road | Raman Niwas opposite Akashwani, Varanasi 221010, India
+91 98390 58007
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

I'm at Kriti Residency for three months of writing residency, and it's been absolutely perfect. Set in a tranquil haven away from the main drag, the gardens are green and lush and cool and welcoming, the room is spacious and light, and the general ambiance...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Situated in the heart of Varanasi yet hidden away from the bustling energy of the streets, Kriti Gallery is a great little oasis to create art. Petra and Navneet are wonderful hosts and to wander the streets of the old city with Navneet recalling childhood...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

The residence at Kriti Gallery is a great experience. The space to live/work in is large, very comfortable & private. The staff are very friendly & helpful. With meals provided, it's a great place to do your work & experience Varanasi at your own pace.

Thank ktsaunders
Petra2347, Manager at Kriti Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thanks a lot for your kind comments. We are most happy when people have a creative time here and enjoy their time in India...

Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

This gallery was a welcome reprieve from the busy Varanasi traffic. Stepping into the gallery transports you to a peaceful and contemplative space. The best place for contemporary art in Banares.

Thank Elliot c
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

I came to Kritigallery for a one month artist residency in April 2018. There are five nice, simple studios with a good light in all. First we have been four artists, and than three. The staff and organisers are very helpful if you need any...More

1  Thank Barbara P
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

The gallery space here is quite small and there was just one artist displaying his work. However, the artist was at the gallery and was there to explain how he arrived at his work, which was very interesting. The style of his art divided us...More

Thank masaccio
Reviewed 28 March 2018

A wonderful display of art, a chance meeting with an Australian artist in residence & a interesting & informative chat with the curator with a close relationship to Australia. An insight into how a group of like minded people are helping India & it's people...More

Thank ckhhc
Petra2347, Manager at Kriti Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018

Thanks a lot for visiting Kriti and you are always welcome to visit again.

Reviewed 25 February 2018

Kristi Galley is an art gallery without the thorny content and political questions that art addresses. A magnificent courage to expose art which speaks to the heart, you become a poet though the artist talent. Kristin Gallery is a blazing torch with as much enlightenment...More

2  Thank chris S
Petra2347, Manager at Kriti Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Dear Chris, thanks a lot for you feedback...

Reviewed 23 February 2018

This Gallery was recommended to me by an acquaintance so when I arrived in Varanasi I put it first in my agenda. Luckily I waited to go with a friend so we could both enjoy a beautiful exhibition by Shaurye Kumar together. Although we arrived...More

1  Thank Eveline59
Petra2347, Manager at Kriti Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Always welcome again...

Reviewed 10 December 2017

I visited Kriti Gallery twice during a recent five day stay in Varanasi. Although I wasn't in residence, Petra and Navneet at Kriti, and Ajay through them, were exceptionally helpful in introducing me to unexpected highlights in this wonderful city, and inviting me to a...More

1  Thank margarettap2017
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venky V
3 October 2015|
Response from Navneet R | Property representative |
Dear Venky,no there is no entrance fee. best,
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