Lalit Kala Akademi maintains 10 galleries which are situated at Rabindra Bhavan complex. It has an exhibition space of 1300 running feet. The Akademi mounts around 25 exhibitions per year that focuses on the contemporary Indian and international art. The Akademi’s sincere commitment is to maintain a diverse program and it aims at contributing to a better perception about contemporary art among the public and plays a vital role in the dissemination of art. It utilizes a diverse body of skills and resources to engage the masses. The Akademi’s exposition is not merely restricted to paintings, drawings and sculptures but has broadened to more popular conceptual practices such as installations, video and multimedia works.
The galleries offer a stimulating and energetic environment for artists and visitors. It caters to a broad spectrum of audience that includes local, national and international artists, critics, art historians, students and art lovers. It also maintains smaller galleries at its Regional Centres situated at Chennai, Bhubaneshwar and Garhi.