Ramesh Gorjala

Ramesh Gorjala was born in 1979 in Srikalahasti in Andhra Pradesh. He joined the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad to study art. He was influenced by his uncle’s Kalamkari drawings. His paintings are based on Indian mythology. He combines elaborate designs and details with Kalamkari techniques. The artist has participated in various solo and group…

Ramananda Bandyopadhyay

Ramananda Bandyopadhyay was born in West Bengal in 1936. He holds a diploma in fine arts and crafts from Kala Bhavan, Viswa Bharati University, Santiniketan. Ramananda Bandyopadhyay’s artworks represent the Bengal School of Art. Hindu gods and goddesses are a recurrent theme of his paintings. The artist has exhibited his work both in solo and…

Ram Onkar

Ram Onkar is a self taught artist. His work is characterised by prominent use of texture which makes it unique. His flair for figurative art in vibrant colours has given him a prominent place amongst the young artists. His series of doors, musicians, Ganeshas, Buddhas and Krishnas are part of the collections of various individuals in India and…

Ram Kumar

Ram Kumar was born in Simla in 1924. In 1946, he completed graduation in economics from St Stephen’s College in New Delhi. He also joined Sarada Ukil School of Art in New Delhi to study art. Between 1949 and 1952, he studied painting in Paris under the tutelage of Fernard Leger and Andre Lohte. Some of…

Rabin Mondal

Rabin Mondal was born in 1932, in Kolkata, in a poor government official`s family. He graduated with Diploma in Fine Arts from the Vidyasagar Art School. His works exploit the grotesque to express inner turmoil and human struggles. His feeling towards his environment has been rather queer. Perhaps the milieu in which he spent his…

Prokash Karmakar

Prokash Karmakar was born in 1933 in Calcutta (now Kolkata). Prokash’s father was an artist and taught at the Government College of Art and Craft, Kolkata. So, Prokash was influenced by art right in his childhood years. Prokash took admission in the Government College of Art and Craft, Kolkata. However, he had to leave the…

Praveen Kumar

Praveen Kumar was born in Mangalore in 1971. He studied BFA in painting from DMS Mysore. Praveen taught himself the intricacies of drawing and painting following a deep interest in art and a necessity to express himself visually from a young age. Praveen shows a keen understanding of architecture in his paintings. He has held…