ABOUT SRI ANNAI KAMAKSHI MUSIC AND FINE ARTS COLLEGE

 

MISSION

The mission of Sri Annai Kamakshi Music and Fine Arts College is to train, educate and motivate students to excel in Art & Music as a career and also balancing its commitment to academic excellence with emphasis on all-round development of students.

 

VISION

The vision of the college is to build a vibrant and inclusive learning community in a culture of excellence and high quality education for a calling in contemporary arts practice.

 

Sri Annai Kamakshi Music and Fine Arts College is an ambitious initiative of Sri Annai Kamakshi Kalaikudam,a pioneer in the field of Art Education. It consummates the great vision of its founder, Chennai-based artiste S. Venkatachapathy, M.F.A, (Achalam) whose work since 1993 has been exhibited worldwide and received encomiums everywhere.

 

With the guidance and cooperation of many artists and personalities of the music world, Sri Annai Kamakshi Music and Fine Arts College came into being in 2015. Approved by the Government of Tamil Nadu, it is the first private College of Fine Arts in the southern region of the country. 

 

The hallmark of the courses conducted by Sri Annai Kamakshi Music and Fine Arts College is their open-ended, creative and flexible approach, leading to a new system of art education. The college has flowered within a short time into a haven for artists and musicians stimulating experimentation, exploration and exciting collaborations and partnerships. Studying Fine Arts at SAKKK College is about learning to create your future as a practitioner of Art that is central to our society's cultural and social way of life and of understanding yourself and the world that you live in.

 

Enriching your experience of the Arts in a way that they illuminate your inner life and enrich your emotional world, we will support you to realize your ideas across a range of media, materials and technologies. You will learn to work individually and collaboratively to become the artist you want to be. Participate and engage with new audiences and creative industries and translate critical thinking skills into exciting career possibilities. Our art history and theory courses will give you contexts for your own creativity, and you will develop creative analytical skills that translate into any career. 

 

Sri Annai Kamakshi Music and Fine Arts College has strong links with the art community. The college runs a renowned national and international programme of visiting artists, exhibitions, public events and partnership activities. As a student of SAKKK, you’ll be making connections with artists, industry and potential employers from day one.

 

The college is dedicated, to promote, popularize  and perpetuate the Indian traditional gurukula art forms of Bharathanatyam and south Indian Classical Music – Veena, flute, violin in their pristine purity. Yes, considering the true nature of Music, we have a broad view of music, not confined to one kind of musical genre or tradition.

 

We expect our students to develop a thoughtful and creative response to music, through intellectual curiosity and practical engagement, in pursuit of their own musical vision.

 

Our Faculties

 

# Name Qualification Department

1

Mr. Venkatachapathy

MFA

Founder & Director,  (also Painting and Vis Comm)

2

Dr. P. Murugaiyan

PhD

Principal

3

Mr S. Selvakumar

MFA

Painting

4

Mr. T. Madhan Mohan

MA, (PhD)

Violin, Vocal

5

Mr. Achudan

MFA

Painting

6

Mrs. Lalitha. T.K

MFA

Textile

7

Mr. Radhakrishnan

DFA

Fine Arts  - History of Arts

8

Mr. Gandhi Rajan

MFA

Fine Arts – Sculpting

9

Mr. Gokul Raman. R

BFA

Print Making

10

Ms. Gajalakshmi

MFA

Fine Arts - Textile

11

Mr. Mohamed Farukh

MFA

Visual Communication

12

Mr. Kannan

MA

Language

13

Mr. S Thanigasalapathy

M.Com, MSc

Ancillary - Physical and Personality Development

14

Mrs. Indumathi. S

MFA, Ph.D

Bharathanatyam

15

Mr. Nongdam Leitanthem

BFA, M.B.A

Digital Painting

16

Mr. Hussain Ariff Dawood Khan. M

M.C.A

Secretary Administration

OUR EMINENT FACULTIES

Our faculties are highly-qualified individuals in the field of Arts and Music. Our team of experts are practicing artists, designers, performers, musicians and creative thinkers with a strong commitment to teaching and supporting talent. Their years of expertise and knowledge of the industry's growing and changing requirements, will help in moulding raw talent into industry-ready skills.

S.VENKATACHALAPATHY (a) ACHALAM, M.F.A

Founder

Mr. Venkatachalapathy is the founder, architect and brain behind this unique, first-of-its-kind Institution. SAKKK College of Fine Arts is headed by Mr. Venkatachalapathy, who is the Director and also Head and
Assistant Professor in Painting.

Dr.P.MURUGAIYAN, M.A, M.Ed, M.Phil, Ph.D.

Principal

Dr. Murugaiyan brings to the table, his years of rich experience as a Good Teacher and scholor in Tamil. Also he is holding the “VIDHWAN” degree. The Ministry of HRD (Department of Secondary & Higher Education) honoured Dr. P.Muruggaiyan “NATIONAL AWARD” for the year 2003 on 05/Sep/2004 by our Honourable President Dr. A.P.J.Abdul Kalaam at New Delhi.

TESTIMONIALS

Glad to be a student SAKKK College. I realize I made a right choice choosing this institution. The faculties are contentive and care to provide us indepth knowledge in what we study.

Vishwajith, Student

I found Sri Annai Kamakshi Music and Fine Arts College through my friend. Here I like what I study and I study what I like. Thanks to my friend for introducing this college to me.

Lakshanya, Student

I was happy when I come to know I can get graduation in Bharathanayam, my passion. I joined the same day, I enquired. The course goes vway too good. I awaits my graduation...

Narthana, Student

As I see promising career in field of music, I joined Diploma programme in Vocal. I and so happy that I am progressive and I enjoy the progress.

Hemanthika, Student