Timeline

1938
Born in Karampur,Trichy,Tamil Nadu
1960–1966
Government College of Arts & Craft, Madras
Honours & Awards
1979 Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi, National Award
1978 Lalit Kala Akademi, Chennai
1973 Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata
1965 & 66 Hyderabad Art Society's Award
1965 & 66 Mumbai Art Society's Award
1965 Lalit Kala Akademi, Chennai
1964 Lalit Kala Akademi, Chennai
1963 Chitra Kala Parishad, Bangalore
1963 Lalit Kala Akademi, Chennai

Exhibitions

2005
Solo Exhibition and Book Launch at Berkeley Square Gallery London (solo)
2003
Crimson Art Resource with Windsor Sheraton, Bangalore (solo)
2003
Forum Art Gallery, Chennai
2003
Indian and Korean artists at Korea
2002
Anant Art Gallery, New Delhi
2002
'Landscapes', ArtMotif,
2001
ArtMotif, New Delhi
2001
Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
2000
Art Heritage, New Delhi (solo)
1999
Crimson Art Gallery, Bangalore (solo)
1999
Six Indian artists, London by Maya Art Gallery
1999
Small Formats, group show of 6 artists at Chennai, Bangalore, Mumbai and Hyderabad, by Art in Crafts, Bangalore
1997
Retrospective Exhibition of Drawings (1962-1996) by Values Art Foundation, Chennai and by Crimson Art Resource and Max Muller Bhavan at Bangalore (solo)
1997
'Major Trends', group show to commemorate 50 years of India'sIndependence by Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
1996
Exhibition to raise funds for Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
1995
'Madras-An Emotion', Values Art Foundation, Chennai
1995
'Gandhiji in Postcard', Exhibilion toured at various cities in India
1995
Group show of Indian Artists by Sarala's Art Centre at Tokyo, Japan
1995
Three Indian artists show, May Gallery, Hong Kong
1995
'Save the Children', charity exhibition at Mumbai
1994
British Council at Chennai (solo)
1993
Crimson Art Gallery, Bangalore (solo)
1993
Two person show,Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
1993
'Wounds', ClMA Gallery, Kolkata
1992
Sakshi Gallery, Bangalore
1992
Southern Region Art Exhibition by Birla Academy, Kolkata
1991
Joint show, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
1991
'9 Indian Artists' by Walk-in-Gallery, Singapore
1991
'Rimbaud-9', group exhibition by Alliance France De Chennai, in Chennai and France
1990–1991
'Touch Stone' shows by Sakshi Gallery Chennai a Bangalore
1990
Sakshi Gallery, Chennai
1990
Dhoomirnal Art Centre, New Delhi
1989
'Nature and Environment', exhibition organized by Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
1988
Sakshi Gallery, Chennai
1987
19th Sao Paulo Bienniale, Brazil
1987
Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai (solo)
1986–1987
Kala Yatra Show, Bangalore
1986
Sixth Triennale India New Delhi
1963–1985
National Exhibition of Art, New Delhi
1983–1984
'Sketch Book Series' (drawings) Sarala Art Centre Chennai and Kritika Art Gallery, Bangalore
1981
Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai (solo)
1973
Seven South Indian Painters, Australia
1972
Twenty five Years of Indian Art, New Delhi
1969
Sarala Art Centre, Chennai (solo)
1966
First one-man show, Chennai (solo)