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    Education


    2008 MFA painting from Govt. R.L.V College of Music & Fine Arts, Thrippunithura

    2005 B.F.A painting with 1st rank from Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit Kalady


    Awards And Scholarship


    Kerala State Lalit Kala Academy award 1997-98.

    Kanoria Scholarship for Print Making, 1997.


    Junior Fellowship, research in fiber art, 97-99, Awarded by Department of Culture, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India, New Delhi.


    Cultural Scholarship (93/95) Awarded by Department of Culture, Ministry of Human Resource Development, New Delhi.


    Kalabhavan merit scholarship in 1989, 1990, 1991 1992.

    Solo Shows


    “Urbanscapes” curated by Franck Barthelemy organized by Galerie De ’Arts. 1 M G Road. Bangalore. Aug 2014.

    “Habitus” solo show of paintings and video’s at Sumukha Art Gallery, Chennai, Feb. 2010.


    “Habitus” solo show of paintings and video’s at Sumukha Art Gallery, Bangalore, Jan. 2010.


    Unmarked “solo preview” at Viart Gallery, New Delhi, 2009.


    Project


    2017 This work is based on the rural life of Kerala 60 years ago. The work done in water colours is for Mr. Byju Abraham, Newyork, USA. The period of the work is from January 2017 to April 2017.

    2016 The history of wood industry in Kerala a century ago is presented through Indian ink drawings here.Completed the work on 30 September 2016 which was started on 1st June 2016. The work was done for Sunrise Furniture, East Fort , Thrissur .

    2006 The Environment Design, made in the model of Pheonix statue in Vienna with red stone and concrete in the style of Keralite architecture is for Surya's Marine LPG Kit Company in Aluva.

    2014 Muziris Pattanam Excavation, illustrations for Antiquity -KCHR-(kerala council for historical research)

    2013 NRLC Lucknow Project trainee Conservation of painting by KCS panicker art gallery Museum Trivandrum


    Selected Shows


    2017 1 st National Exhibition of Art , Karnataka Lalitha Kala Academy , at Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath , Bengaluru .

    2014 International Mail Art Exhibition Alexandria, Egypt

    2014 International Mail Art Salon, Texas, USA

    2014 State Annual Exhibition of Art Durbar Hall art centre, Kochi

    2014 First class Mail Art Exhibition at Port City Gallery, Portland

    2013 ‘INTERNODE’ Exhibition of Art Works at Venkatappa art Gallery, Bangalore

    2012 ‘ Research grand awardees’ show at, Lalit Kala Academy Regional Centre Chennai

    2011 State annual exhibition of art Kerala Lalitha Kala Academy, Durbar Hall Art Centre, Kochi

    2010 Yellow Flowers ‘Exhibition of painting at David Hall, Fort Kochi

    2009 “The Way Beyond” exhibition of painting at Durbar Hall Art Centre, Kochi.

    2008 “ Reeds In The Wind” final year M.F.A, B.F.A degree show at Durbar Hall Art Centre, Kochi.

    2005 State annual exhibition of art Kerala Lalitha Kala Academy, Darbar Hall Art Centre, Kochi.


    Camp


    2016 ‘Niracharthu 2017 ’ National Painter ’s Camp , RSLP School ,Ankekkadu . 2016 Mahabharata Vicharam Painter’s Camp , Kerala Lalithakala Akadedemi , Thrissur

    2011 State Painters Camp at Kerala Varma College, Thrissur

    2010 ‘Mazhakalam’ National painters camp at David Hall, Fort Kochi

    2010 National Painting Camp at Visakha Museum, Visakhapattanam

    2008 State Painting Camp, Ashasadan, Wagamon

    2007 State Artist Camp, Art Ashasadan, Wagamon


    Private Collections


    Dr. Daphane Rumball, (U K,) Dr. Alan Franzc, (France), Angela Thomas –USA, C.D jain Artist India , Shangri-La art Gallery Trivandrum –India , Austin –Konchira Trivandrum –Kerala and various collections India