We at YUVA Foundation have taken a initiative to enhance the aesthetics of our towns, cities, public spaces through large scale wall art initiatives, with art work based on Indian culture and tradition. In this series we have executed couple of successful grand wall art projects on public walls, railway stations, government buildings etc. Our art initiatives got a very enthusiastic reception by corporate, government media and public.
Our Work In Wall Art Activation
Kumbh Art Festival with Prayag Kumbh Pradhikaran
Kumbh Art Festival was the festival of colors, culture and creativity. Rich Indian Vedic history was painted on the walls of Prayagraj Development Authority Building. The theme painted on Indira Bhawan follows history of Vedic India includes * Vedic Science of Yagya *Vedic Science of Music *Vedic Science of Ayurveda *Vedic Science of Yoga *Vedic Science of surgery *Vedic Science of Grammar *Vedic Mathematics *Gurukul: Guru-Shishya Parampara and other similar themes.
YUVA, joined hands with Prayag Kumbh Pradhikaran to design and execute #KumbhArtFestival with 200+ artists in Prayag on the theme of history of vedic science. All those walls are now used as a walk tour for school children in the area.
Prayag Railway Station Makeover
Allahabad Junction is main railway station of Prayagraj city and platform number 1 is completely transformed. More than 15 crore people are accepted to come in Kumbh and majority of them come via the medium of the train. They will all witness this amazing artwork done on 10 thousand square feet with the help of Bajaj and with coordination with railway authorities, executed by Yuva Foundation. This amazing piece of Art Work on the theme of Yoga, Meditation and Nature has a potential to become a mass movement of beautifying all railway stations, bus stands and other such public places throughout the country. This is basically the beginning of a big wall art movement at railway stations across India.
Indra Bhavan Makeover with Nerolac
Yuva worked closely with Prayag Development Authority and Nerolac to do a complete makeover of the 10 floor Indra Bhavan building, the most iconic building of PrayagRaj. It took as 3 weeks, dozens of professional artists, projectors, hangers, and heavy equipments to complete this one of its kind project in India. Syska installed specially designed lights on the façade of the Indra Bhavan, to add to the beauty of the building.
Ayodhya Art Festival
India is an ancient civilisation and will always remain a fascinating and captivating beauty to the world. With much diversity, one of the things that unites the country as a string of pearls is its colourful and interesting festivals, depicting the varied cultures, religions and regions forming an integral part of its canvas. Ayodhya the holy city, situated in Uttar Pradesh has always been a site of culture and heritage. To augment its cultural image the city witnessed ‘Ayodhya art Festival, 2018’ with the theme ‘Rama and his life’ with focus on seven different episodes of his life, including Bal-Kand, Ayodhya-Kand, Aranya-Kand, Sundar-Kand, Lanka-Kand and Uttara Kand. These thematic components as scripts were showcased on the walls of Ayodhya in the form of Murials depicitng different event of Ramayana.
Meet The Team
Having exceptional collaborative and interpersonal skills Anand Upadhyay, is Operations Lead in YUVA communication & YUVA foundation. He handled various Event including- Stand Up India Launch, Kumbh & Ayodhya art fest, etc. In the past, he worked for various deadline-driven organizations with an emphasis on working within budget requirements. He is highly skilled in client and vendor relations and negotiations; talented at building and maintaining “win-win” partnerships.
Being young and Dynamic Team Leader Pallavi Saxena, is Lead Creative in YUVA communication & YUVA foundation. She worked for various government event including- Stand Up India Launch. In the past, she worked for different organizations handling various corporate and luxury designs and managed innovative designing work for various Political Leaders. She is Passionate and inventive creator of innovative marketing Design strategies & campaigns.
With the experience of 15 years Amit Dwivedi, is Head Business and Strategy in YUVA communication & YUVA foundation. He worked as Director in the travel industry & Manufacturing industry companies. In the past, he worked in MNCs and lived in UK, USA, Switzerland, France for the various project with Financial institutions, Pharma Giants, Manufacturing leader, large retailers. Amit has headed a large size business unit for different organization and managed multi-country teams for the growth of the business.
Puskar Sharma, is an engineering graduate and a social activist, working among youth, colleges, young leaders, social organizations and with a network of youth NGOs. He heads the youth connect program of YUVA Foundation in college and university campuses. He links government youth programs to colleges. He works closely with foreign students studying in India. He was awarded the youth icon of the year in Indore, MP in 2013.
With Experience of 17 years Shantanu Gupta is leading YUVA communication & YUVA Foundation. Shantanu is Author, TV panelist, TEDx Speaker and Curator of Ayodhya and Kumbh Art Festivals. He has worked with Daimler Chrysler, Amdocs, Wipro. He has led Nandi Foundation, worked with UNICEF, Director in Centre for Civil Society think tank. He is a communication advisor to Baba Ramdev. Founder and Director of YUVA Communication & YUVA foundation.