An Exhibition of drawings on Sri Lanka by Federico Canobbio Codelli, an Italian painter and philosopher was inaugurated on 5 June 2018 at “Galleria Bolzani”, one of the historical art galleries in Milan and Lombardy region. The artist presented a series of drawings portraying Sri Lanka’s unparalleled natural beauty, rich cultural heritage and its ways of life.
Federico Canobbio’s illustrated drawings on the ordinary life of Sri Lankan men and women featured in the book written by Luca Novelli,” Il Ponte di Adamo”, a travel diary an adventure in Sri Lanka.
Un diario di viaggio, un’avventura in Sri Lanka, alla scoperta delle origini del Paradiso Terrestre e di un’antichissima popolazione
Opening of the exhibition was attended by various eminent personalities including artists, politicians and businessmen. Consul General Pradeepa Saram graced the occasion as the Chief Guest.