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Chennai Center

The Regional Centre of the Lalit Kala Akademi, Chennai, was established in 1978, for the above said purpose in the region, and it was inaugurated by Shri Dr. M.G. Ramachandran, the then Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu on 14th October, 1978; and covers our art activities in the States of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, and Pondicherry. Later, Maharastra, Goa and Lakshadeep were also included in its charter of responsibilities. The first regional Secretary was Shri M. Rajaram.