Artist

  • PROFILE
  • SOLO EXHIBITIONS
  • PARTICIPATION
  • POSITION HELD
  • COLLECTION

Profile

Born

1939 Jarau(Nagour), Rajasthan

Education

1962. Art Master,
1963. Govt. Diploma in Drg. & Ptg.,
1979. B.Ed (Hin.& Hst.) Guj.University,
1980. M.A.(Hin.Lit.) Guj. university

Awards

1964, 1968 & 1989 Academy award Academy of fine arts Calcutta.
1967 Award Hydrabad art society
1967 & 1989 Prizes Gujarat State Lalti Kala Akademi,
1990 - Prize Ahmedabad Muni. Corporation
2002 Sr. Fellowship Award Dept. of culture Govt. India

Solo Exhibitions


  • 1985 – Jahangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
  • 1987,92,95,96,98,99,2000,01,04,05,06,08,09 – Ahmedabad
  • 1997 – Jawahar Kala Kendra, Jaipur
  • 2000 – Rabindra Bhavan, New Delhi
  • 2008 – AIFACS, New Delhi

Participation


  • 1964, 68, 89 – Academy of Fine Arts, Calcutta.
  • 1967 – Two Men show at Jahangir Art Gallery.
  • 1967,68,69,70 – Group Show of Practising-Painters
    Ahmedabad: Mumbai, New Delhi & Ahmedabad
  • 1967 – Hydrabad Art Society
  • 1987 – AIFACS, New Delhi
  • 1990 – Vishva Gurjari Art Exhibition at Mumbai
  • 2000 – Rigional Art Exhibition at Lucknow
  • 1985,97,2000,01,04 – national Exhibition of Art by
    Lalitkala Akademi, New Delhi
  • 1967,2003 to 2009 Guj. State Lalitkala Akademi

Position Held


  • 1997 to 2000 Member – Guj. Lalitkala Academi
  • 1999 to 2002 Member - Lalitkala Academi, New Delhi
  • 1983, 2000 & 2007 – Jury Member of Guj. State Lalitkala Art Exhibitions

Collection


  • Conducted several Child art Drg. & Ptg. workshops at
    Ahmedabad, Amreli, Bhavnagar, Bhuj, Himmatnagar, Palanpur & Gandhinagar.
  • Conducted several Child art Drg. & Ptg. workshops for Art students at Junagadh.
  • 2003, Delivered a lecture on " Philosophy of Art " & Demonstration to Kendriya Vidhyalaya - Arts Teachers at Ahmedabad.
  • 2003, Delivered a lecture on " Child art & Art Teacher " to Secondary school Art Teachers of Gujarat State,Ahmedabad.