Craft making is a part of the proud heritage of Sri Lanka and can be dated back to 2000 years. If you are looking to experience the art and culture of Sri Lanka, Sithuvili Gallery is a must-visit!
The gallery was founded by the artist Janaka De Silva in 2004 who felt the need to portray the dying art of Sri Lanka. More than a decade later, Sithuvili Gallery is known as one of the most authentic heritage sites in Galle Fort.
One of the most unique experiences offered by sithuvili gallery is their mask painting which is known to be a fun experience for tourists and locals alike. A visit to this wonderful Gallery is a must do if you are an art collector and have set your mind on bringing back a rare piece of art from your holiday in Galle, Sri Lanka!
You can find a variety of handmade crafts like puppets, masks, drawings, gift items and hand-painted plates and art pieces from local artists. The gallery is also committed to producing environmentally friendly and reusable resources for their crafts. A place truly worth visiting!