The grand finale of Xavier le Juge De Ségrais (1871-1954) 9th national painting championship 2018 was held last week. Organised by Shiva Yoga Centre of Mont Goût in collaboration with the Ministry of Youth and Sports, this year’s theme was ‘Vegetables, Fruits and Flowers’.
The finale was a live painting held at Maison Eureka. The 16 participants were given 45 minutes to come with the most beautiful and creative painting. There were two categories: Category A for participants between the age of 14-18 and Category B for participants between the age of 19-29. In the Category A, the winner is Shameera Chamroo and the winner for Category B Ameega Paul. Most promising male artist went to Shirish K. Aleear and most promising female artist is Shameera Chamroo.