Staff Reporter

MADURAI: Artists in need of funds to organise one-man or group shows can approach the Regional Centre for Arts and Culture. Qualified artists from Tamil Nadu who have already participated in national or State-level shows and having a keen interest in fine arts can apply for financial assistance.

They should send their bio-data, photographs of their work and press clippings along with the applications.

Recipients of `Kalaisemmal' award, those who want to conduct shows in the name of art groups, students of fine arts courses and earlier beneficiaries of the scheme need not apply, according to an official press release.

Applications must be sent to the Member-Secretary, Tamil Nadu Fine Arts Committee, Government Museum, Egmore, Chennai - 600 008 before June 30. (Phone 044 2819 2748).