Applause arrives for Sudarshan Patnaik after international award news
Internationally acclaimed sand artist Sudarshan Patnaik has been selected to obtain the prestigious Golden Sand Italian art award 2019 this month. The sand sculptor, who is currently in England to attend the World Travel Market held in London, you will receive the prestigious award during the International Nativity of the Scorrana Arena in Italy, scheduled to be held from November 13 to 18. The festival is going to see participation by eight international sand artist s, including Patnaik. He got a letter from the president of Promuovi Scorrana, Vito Maraschio, informing him about his selection for the award.
After the news, many eminent people, including the prime minister Ship in Patnaik industrial Ship Jindal actor-politician Anubhav Mohanty speaker of Odisha Suryo Narayan Patro and filmmaker legislative assembly Nila Madhab Panda He congratulated him for bringing laurels to the state and the country.
“His flair with sand continues to make # Odisha proud across the world and serve as a beautiful tribute to the state’s rich artistic culture,” tweeted the Chief Minister.
“I'm happy to be selected for this prestigious award. Now I am in London to demonstrate sand art at the Odisha tourism pavilion and then will go to Italy to take part in the sand art event, ”said Patnaik, who is a Padma Shri-awardee.
The sand sculptor based in Puri is known worldwide for his talent with sand. He creates sand sculptures on Puri Beach to mark or celebrate special days of the year. He has also been active in spreading awareness about environmental issues and has been helping authorities clean the beach.