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

Age Range


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Couples and Individuals.

Cost in USD

Costs vary depending on duration. Please contact us for 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.