Madras week events: Illustrated Talks at Gallery Sri Parvati, Alwarpet

Illustrated talks hosted by Kalpakalakshmi Charitable Trust will be held at Gallery Sri Parvati, Alwarpet from Aug 8. Artist Trotsky Marudi will talk about the ‘Development of popular art’ (poster, banner and calendar) on Aug 8, M. Lalitha on ‘The violin family’ (L. Vaidyanathan, L. Subramaniam, L. Shenker and others) on Aug 15, proprietor Badri on ‘Dubba Chetty Kadai’ on Aug 22 and Sabitha Radhakrishna on ‘Bleeding Madras’ – the mystery material on Aug 23. At 28/116, Eldams Road, Alwarpet, 6.30 p.m. Ph: 24353341, 9884075453. Visit for more information.