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Things to do in Delhi this Weekend if you are an Art Lover

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Hello, Art Lovers!

As an art lover, you must have visited galleries and Museums in Delhi, like the National Gallery of Modern Art and the National Museum. But what if we tell you that galleries and museums are not an end to your artistic exploration. Delhi has many art events going on that you have no idea about, so many opportunities to experience the joy of creating art and engage with people who love art as much as you do. Without any further delay, have a look at the unique artistic activities you can do in Delhi this weekend. 

Here are a List of Things You must do in Delhi This Weekend

  • The Palette Cafe

After you enter Dhan Mill in Chattarpur, turn right, and once you have crossed a line of luxury stores of Indian clothing, you will see a big board of Palette Cafe, which lights up during the dusk. Palette is a single destination for both foodies and art lovers. Plan a weekend with your friends and check out this amazing place which will give you a canvas, colours, and brushes for just Rs 300. You can explore your artistry while enjoying their amazing food and take your artwork home as an object of remembrance. The whole ambience of the place makes it the perfect place to visit in Delhi this weekend.

In Delhi this weekend
Palette Cafe, Dhan Mill (Source- EazyDiner)
  • Indiyart Workshops

Indiyart is not just another art exhibition. It is not only bringing various traditional art forms under one roof but also offering exclusive workshops with master artists. If you want to experience something intricate and explore the world of art you have never seen before, then you must visit Indiyart Exhibition at Bikaner House, from September 16-19, 2023. There is no better way to experience art for art lovers than being part of these workshops which are once-a-lifetime opportunities, and hard to experience again. Register now! Before the seats of the workshop for your favourite art form sells out.

In Delhi this weekend
Workshops at Indiyart (Source- @rooftop_app)

Also Read: Discover the Diverse World of Indian Art at Indiyart 

  • Dilli Haat

You should visit Dilli Haat not only this weekend but every weekend. No matter how many times you visit it, as an art lover you will never get bored of it. It has a whole queue of shops devoted to Indian traditional art. These traditional paintings are affordable and help folk artists and their art to thrive. Along with paintings it also has amazing pieces of craftwork such as embroidered clothes, woodwork, and block printing. It is home to all cultures of India, covering every state in terms of food, clothes, crafts, and most importantly art.  

In Delhi this weekend
Art Shops at Dilli Haat (Source- Undefined)
  • Lodhi Art District

As you walk down the streets of Lodhi Art District, you realise every wall has something to awe you. Whether it is the striking colours of wall paintings and their straightforward messages there will be something to draw you in. There are corners solely devoted to Indian art such as Warli art by the Vayeda brothers and a fusion of Gond motifs and contemporary themes. It also features famous street artists such as Daku. There are amazing cafes to eat and drink, nearby cultural centres invite various artists and writers to come for talks, and of course special movie screenings. The whole energy in this place makes you feel more connected to art and culture, and that’s why you must visit Lodhi Art Street in Delhi this weekend.

In Delhi this weekend
Lodhi Art Street (Souce- Google Arts & Culture)

Also Read: 5 Must-Visit September Art Exhibitions in India

  • Art Classes at Triveni Kala Sangam

Triveni Kala Sangam offers art classes on weekends for all art lovers out there. Every Sunday, they conduct classes for beginners who do not have professional training. You register by going to their website. The teaching faculty comprises well-qualified and reputed artists. Art classes at Triveni Kala Sangam are perfect to spend your weekends in the world of art. 

In Delhi this weekend
Triveni Kala Sangam (Source- Confluence of Art and Culture)

Have a Fun artistic Weekend!

Palette Cafe, Triveni Kala Sangam, Dilli Haat, and Lodhi Art Street are here to stay. But Indiyart Workshops where you will learn in the close proximity and guidance of master artists of Indian Traditional art are once in a lifetime opportunities that no art lover in Delhi should miss out on. To know more about these workshops, follow us on Instagram @rooftop_app and download the Rooftop app from Google Play or the App Store to stay updated on upcoming art events and workshops!

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