Art Colony: Cholamandal, India
ELI volunteers bathing the elephants ELI volunteers bathing the elephants

Art Colony: Cholamandal, India


  • Art & Fine Arts
  • Art History
  • Creative Writing
  • Liberal Arts
  • Marketing, Advertising, & PR
  • Museum Studies


  • Arts
  • Culture
  • Marketing
  • Music
  • Writing

Program Duration

5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Couples.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

* Pre-departure Support: ELI's expert staff will be happy to assist you with planning your trip!

* Airport Pickup: Participants are met when they arrive at the airport in Chennai and brought to the program accommodation

* In-Country Orientation: Each program starts with a 2-3 day orientation to help participants get their feet on the ground and able to navigate South India

* In-country Staff Support: ELI's India coordinator has years of experience working with Volunteers, Interns, and Study Abroad Students. He is very resourceful and on call 24/7 in case of emergency.

* Accommodations: Participants stay in housing associated with the project and are provided with three basic vegetarian meals a day.

Accommodation Options

  • Group living

Experience Required



Demonstrated interest in the visual arts.