Leela Samson; Bridging two worlds

Leela SamsonAs the Director of the Kalakshetra Foundation what are your priorities?

Kalakshetra Foundation comprises the Kalakshetra College of Fine Arts, The Besant Theosophical High School, The Besant Arundale Senior Secondary School, a Craft Education and Research Centre including the Weaving Department, the Kalamkari Natural-Dye Printing & Painting unit, the Visual Arts Centre, The Bharata Kalakshetra Auditorium, the Rukmini Arangam, four libraries, the Rukmini Devi Museum, hostels, staff quarters and guest houses.

I took charge on 6th May 2005. My first priority was to unify the divided administrative system. The Director has to administer all the …read more