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  • Name of Archive: Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts Cultural Archive
  • Description of Archive: "Kala Nidhi Cultural Archives focuses on the collection, classification and cataloguing of personal collections of scholars/artists who have devoted a lifetime in collecting materials pertaining to their respective areas/fields of interest. The Cultural Archives also house nearly 2,000 video tapes and 1,500 audio recordings in the form of tapes and spools of the various audio-visual documentation done by IGNCA. The archives also maintain films on research projects taken up by the various divisions of IGNCA." [Excerpt from website]
  • Data and Document Types: artifacts, artwork, audio recordings, books, fieldnotes, maps, papers, photographs, video recordings
  • Topic: Art, Film, Literature, Music, Photography
  • Discipline: Anthropology, Fine Arts
  • Location of Archive: New Delhi, India