Crafts Re-imagined for Experience, Absorption, Trial and Engagement
C.R.E.A.T.E is a platform that gives people the chance to engage with the Handicrafts and Handlooms of Odisha. The initiative is focused on making the everyday museum experience dynamic and interesting for all age groups and communities. C.R.E.A.T.E hopes to bridge the gap between consumer and craftsmen by giving both stakeholders a chance to interact in a comprehensive and educative environment.
As part of C.R.E.A.T.E, activities will be divided into the following knowledge based categories suitable for all age groups through various mediums:
Absorption: Focused on knowledge based activities aimed at increasing an understanding of the crafts as well as providing visitors information on topics of their choice.
Trial: An in depth hands-on trial of the crafts aimed at bridging the gap between consumer and craft through the actual processes used to create the various products.
Engagement: An everyday awareness initiative meant to help visitors gain a comprehensive understanding of the museum as well as handicrafts and handlooms.