Arts Council of Sri Lanka
State Arts and Sculpture Advisory Board
PRIYANTHA UDAGEDARA

Chairman

One of the most renowned artists and art historian in Sri Lanka with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in Contemporary Fine Art Practice and a Master of Arts (MA) degree in Contemporary Art and Design Practice from the Faculty of Arts in the Leeds Metropolitan University through the ‘President Scholarship’ awarded by the Presidents Fund, Sri Lanka in the year 2006. Furthermore, other educational qualifications include Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degree in Painting from the Institute of Aesthetic Studies, University of Kelaniya and the Certificate of completion in Desktop Publishing from the Institute of Printing and Graphics. Since the year 2015, he has been serving as a lecturer in University of Visual and Performing Arts, at the Department of Art History and Theory University of Visual and Performing Arts Colombo and he has been serving as a visiting lecturer at the American National Collage Colombo.