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Jagath Weerasinghe studied Painting at the Institute of Aesthetic Studies, University of Kelaniya (1977–1981) and at the American University in Washington DC (1988–1991). He currently teaches History and Theory of Archaeology, Art History and Heritage Management at the Postgraduate Institute of Archaeology, Colombo. Some of his most significant exhibitions have been 'Anxiety' and 'Yanthra Gala Round Pilgrimage' which introduced possibilities of artistic expressions reflective of broad political and social implications within a deep personal context. Jagath is also the Founding Member and Chairman of Theertha International Artists Collective in Sri Lanka.