Timeline

1929
Born in Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh

Honours and Awards
1990-91 Gaurav Puraskar, Maharashtra State Government
1987 Padma Shri, Government of India
1984-86 Senior Fellowship for Outstanding Artists, Government of India, New Delhi
1968-69 ‘The Critics’ Award’, Artists’ Centre, Mumbai
1965 National Award, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
1949,54,60,62 Gold Medal, Hyderabad Art Society, Hyderabad
The artist lives and works in Mumbai

Exhibitions

2010
'Black is Beautiful', India Fine Art, Mumbai
2009
'The Root of Everything', Gallery Mementos, Bangalore
'Sacred and Secular', India Fine Art, Mumbai
2007
Mon Art Gallerie, Kolkata
‘Spectra’, Gallerie Zen, Bangalore
‘Art for Concern’, The Annual Charity Auction 2007, Mumbai
‘Journey 2’, A Charity Art Show for Passages, Gallery Art and Soul, Mumbai
‘Different Strokes’, presented by Tulika Arts at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
2006
Solo Exhibition: Pundole Art Gallery, Mumbai
2004
Solo Exhibition: Pundole Art Gallery, Mumbai
2002
Solo Exhibition: Gallerie 88, Kolkata
Solo Exhibition: Pundole Art Gallery, Mumbai
‘Legacy of Art’, Commemorating 50 Years of Jehangir Art Gallery, Jehangir Art Gallery,
1999
Solo Exhibition: Pundole Art Gallery, Mumbai
1998
Jehangir Nicholsan Collection, National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), Mumbai, New Delhi
’50 Years of Art in Mumbai’, National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), Mumbai
1997
‘Japan Collection’, New Delhi, Kolkata, Bangalore, Mumbai
1996
‘Contemporary Indian Painters’, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
‘Perspecta’, organized by Gallery 88 at Hotel Oberoi, New Delhi
1993
Solo Exhibition: Pundole Art Gallery, Mumbai
1991
Solo Exhibition: Sakshi Gallery, Bangalore
1990
Work of the Indo- German Artists’ Camp on War and Peace, Max Mueller Bhavan, Kolkata
1988
‘Art for CRY’, Mumbai, Kolkata, New Delhi, Bangalore
1985–1986
Solo Exhibition: University of North Dakota, USA
1985
‘Collector’s Choice’, Gallery Chemould, Mumbai
1982
‘Indian Art Today’, Darmstadt
1980
‘Four Indian Artists’, Surya Galleries, Freinsheim
1979–1980
‘Indian Art of the Present Day’, Landau
1972–1973
‘Indian Graphic Art’, Warsaw and Paris
1972
’25 Years of Indian Art’, New Delhi
1971–1972
‘Indian Art Exhibition’, Tokyo, Kyoto, Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, San Salvador
1966
‘Art Now in India’, Newcastle, Ghent
The First Bombay Arts Festival, Mumbai
75 Years of Painting in Western India, Mumbai
1965–1966
Traveling Exhibition of Contemporary Indian Art, East Africa, Nairobi, Kampala, Dar es
1965
‘Graphic Arts from Five Continents’, Leipzig
1964
‘International Graphic Arts’, National Museum, Prague
1964
Solo Exhibition: Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
1963
Solo Exhibition: Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai Air India Art Exhibition, Perth
Vitrum Studio Exhibition, Galerie Vanier, Geneva
1962
Indian Artists Exhibition, Moscow
1960
Exhibition of Indian Art, Villa Huegel, Essen
1957
First Asian Artists’ Exhibition, Tokyo
1955
Indian Art Exhibition, Rumania, Bulgaria, Hungary and Czechoslovakia
1949
All India Art Exhibition, Hyderabad Art Society, Hyderabad