A. Ramachandran

A. Ramachandran was born in Kerala in 1935. He graduated with a degree in Malayalam literature from Kerala University and then pursued a diploma in fine arts and crafts from Kala Bhavan, Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan. Ramachandran is heavily influenced by Nandalal Bose and uses classical Indian images in his paintings. For years, the artist…

Bharat Dodiya

Bharat Dodiya has completed MVA (Graphics) in fine arts and BFA from Department of Fine Arts, MSU, Vadodara, Gujarat. He has received the Best Graphics Awards in 2016 from State Lalit Kala Lucknow, U.P. He has been part of various group shows in India and his work has become part of the permanent collection of…

Badri Narayan

Born in Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh, Badri Narayan began his career in the late forties working with ceramic tiles and mosaics. He later moved to using ink, pastel and watercolour as his primary mediums. Coming of age around Independence, painter, writer, storyteller and art teacher, Narayan has interpreted ancient and medieval traditions through his paintings, illustrations,…

Arpana Caur

Arpana Caur, a contemporary Indian artist, was born in 1954. She is a distinguished Indian painter and has exhibited her work since 1974 across the globe. She has showcased her work in  solo shows in New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru and Chennai as well as in galleries in London, Glasgow, Berlin, Amsterdam, Singapore, Munich, New…

Anwar

Anwar studied fine art from National Diploma Gwalior in 1985. He has had both solo as well as group exhibitions in various cities across India since 1986. He has been the recipient of many awards like All India Kalidas exhibition,1985, Madhya Pradesh State Exhibition, Bhopal, 1986, Bharat Bhavan scholarship, Bhopal, South central Zone Cultural Centre,…

Anoop Akhar Pandey

Anoop Akhar Pandey is a remarkable artist from Tatanagar in Jharkhand. His schooling in Khairagarh, Chhattisgarh has given him the right environment to channelize his creativity. He shows his dexterity with colours when he uses the shades of pink, green, yellow, orange, magenta and ochre with ease. His work is deeply rooted in realist drawing,…

Akash Choyal

I aim to draw my own state of dreams. In these works, I have confronted the real and the unreal corresponding with my own dream order in which man, beasts, plants, sky, sun, moon, stars, gods with super human powers and human weaknesses all fit into their assigned places. Till date, my prime concern has…

Akbar Padamsee

Akbar Padamsee was born in 1928 in Mumbai and studied art at the Sir J.J. School of Art. In 1954, he held his first solo exhibition in India at Jehangir Art Gallery. He was influenced by the works of Modigliani, Picasso and Braque along with Kalidasa’s Abhijnanasakuntalam. He was the recipient of the Rockefeller Foundation…