Odisha

Sudarsan Pattnaik Bags People’s Choice Prize In US Sand Sculpting Championship

Bhubaneswar: Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik from Odisha bagged the People’s Choice Prize at USA for his creation in Boston International SandArt Championship/ Festival 2019.

He won the award for his sand art on plastic pollution with message, “Save our Ocean.” The festival started on July 26 and concluded on July 28. Including India, there were 15 sculptors from around the world who participated in this festival. Belgium got sculptor’s choice and Canada got the jury’s choice prize.

Padma Shri Sudarsan Pattnaik has participated in more than 60 international sand sculpture championships across the world and won many awards for the country.

He is known for his sand sculptures on social awareness. He is also a Guinness Book of World record holder in 2017. Pattnaik also runs a sand art school at Puri beach in Odisha.

Tags

Related Articles

Back to top button
Close