Chrysalis the Gallery is a local art gallery that is run by a local artist, Jaya Kalra. The art gallery is one of its kinds in the small hill station of Shillong as it caters to photographers, sculptors, artisans and painters. The large gallery hall has ample and flexible spacing that can be used to display numerous paintings, photographs, handicraft items and sculptures.
The Chrysalis Art Gallery is situated at the heart of the city in Police Bazaar. Jaya Kalra is a renowed artist who resides in Shillong. In fact Kalra is the first artist from the north east who has held a solo exhibition in Paris. She is also a representative of the north east in the Lalit Kala Akedemy. Her paintings are so well accepted that they can be found in the Prime Minister’s Office in New Delhi, the President’s Office and many such places.