Venkatappa Art Gallery accommodated inside Karnataka Government Museum in Bangalore is a great destination for art lovers. The gallery has more than 600 paintings from some of the most renowned Indian artists on display.The ground floor of the building exhibits beautiful paintings by K. Venkatappa on various themes like monsoons,sunrise, mountains and lakes. There are collections of paintings by eminent painters like M.F. Hussain, Hariram,Yusuf Arakkal and many more. The paintings of K.K. Hebbar, describing various elements of life like water, air,earth, fire and sky, on the second floor are of great significance.
Another section of the gallery showcases amazing woodcarvings designed by C.P. Rajaram. Stone sculptures and pottery and clay items from ancient civilization add worth to the gallery’s wealth.