And, to partake of your share of the cake of fame, you really don’t need to be rubbing shoulders with the who’s who of Broadway or Globe, nor should your paintings have adorned the walls of Parisian museums or your dresses worn by Victoria Beckham. Tune right in if you are an individual or group who has touched the pinnacle of success and has swathes of fan-mail, ‘house-full’ boards hung at concerts and tours and who regularly feature in the guest lists of their native countries during cultural forums and exchange programmes.

  • Participant must be an artist by profession

Given our largesse of heart, we like spreading out and opening our arms. Thus, the ‘Art & Culture’ category at NRI of the year awards is open to people residing across the four geographies America (Canada, USA), Asia-Pacific (Australia, Hong Kong, New Zealand and Singapore), Middle-East (Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and UAE) and the United Kingdom & Europe. In each of these geographies, we’ll give away one award in academics. In other words, there will be a total of 4 awards up for grabs in the ‘Art & Culture’ category alone. Starting that night, there’ll be 4 fresh beacons of knowledge to dispel the darkness of ignorance