My painting has a spiritual dimension in its purest sense. I searched of infinity, enlightenment & awakening to the true nature of beauty. My paintings took shape from this personal knowledge of this reality
Date of Birth
09th Sept 1983, India.
Government Diploma in Fine Art (1st class) in 2004 from Abhinav Kala Mahavidyalaya, Pune, specialization in portrait.
2017-2019 – Junior Fellowship for Visual art Ministry of Culture (CCRT), Govt. of India.
2008-2010- Young Artist Scholarships Visual art Ministry of Culture (CCRT), Govt. of India.
2006-2007- Research Grant Scholarships, Lalit Kala Akademi, Ministry of Culture Govt. of India, New Delhi, at Lalit Kala Akademi, Regional Center, Chennai.
2014- 54th Maharashtra State Art Exhibition by the Government of Maharashtra, India.
2012- "BEST ABSTRACT PAINTING" Category in Bombay Art Society 120th All India Exhibition 2012, Mumbai.
2006- V. V. Oak, Pune, Maharashtra, India.
2005- CKP Club, Khar, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
2004- National Winner of Camlin Europe Art tour, Visit to the Galleries of London & Paris.
2004- V. V. Oak, Pune, Maharashtra, Maharashtra, India.
2004- Sai Chitrakala Mahavidyalaya Exhibition, On the spot Landscape Competition, Pune, Maharashtra, India.
2004- Kalasagar Kala Exhibition, Pune, Maharashtra, India.
2004- Chitari Academy of Fine Art, Pune, Maharashtra, India.
2003- Camlin art foundation, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
2003- Nashik Kala Niketan, Nashik, Maharashtra, India.
2002- Pullaih Kala Nilayam, Hyderabad, India, (Portrait - Gold Medal)
2002- On the spot landscape competition, Satara, Maharashtra, India.
2002- On the spot landscape competition, Savarde, Maharashtra, India.
2001- Acron Painting contest, Pune, Maharashtra, India.
Exhibitions held / Participated
One Man Show
2018- ART2DAY Gallery Presents, ‘Primeval Epiphany”, Pune.
2017- ‘The Pursuit of Energy’ at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai.
2012 – ‘Black & White’ at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai.
2008 - ‘Between C and P’ at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai.
2018- Gallery Art Zolo Presents, "18 / 18" at Taj Art Gallery, Mumbai.
2018- Tao Art Gallery Presents, “No Corners” 18th Anniversary Show, Mumbai.
2018- Gallery Art Zolo Presents, at India Art Festival, Mumbai.
2017- Gallery Art Zolo Presents, at India Art Festival, New Delhi.
2017- Bindu Matra Presents, at J. L. R. Showroom, Mumbai.
2016- Gallery Art Vista Presents, ‘Vermilion’ at The Bombay Art Society Art Gallery, Mumbai
2016- Airawat Art Gallery, Mumbai. Presents 18 x 18 :18.
2015- Po10tial Presents ‘Black & White’ at Artists Centre, Mumbai.
2015- Gallery Art & Soul, Mumbai Presents, ‘Varied Hues’ Curated by Varsha Karale.
2015- Tilting Art Gallery, Pune. Presents ‘National Exhibition of Contemporary Art’.
2015- Beyond Art Gallery, Mumbai, Presents ‘The 377191 Wall’.
2014- Po10tial Presents at Art Gate Art Gallery, Mumbai.
2014- ‘Pune Art Bennale- 2014’, Pune.
2013 – Nehru Center presents the Art Fusion Show 2013, Mumbai.
2013 – Indian Oil presents the 19th Indian Oil Art Exhibition for the Love of Art, Mumbai.
2012 –Art Family 5 present ‘Life on Wall’ an International art show at Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Kolkata.
2011 - ‘Transitions’ at Museum Art Gallery, Mumbai.
2011 - "Golden Jublee Year of Maharashtra" at New Art Gallery, Pune
2011 - ‘Nostalgia II’ organized by Ruchika’s Art Gallery, Goa.
2011, 2009, 2006, 2005 & 2004 - Chatak Monsoon Show, Nehru Center, Mumbai.
2011, 2010 - “Colours Changing Hue- Series I”, Camlin Ltd. At Jahangir Art gallery, Mumbai.
2010 - ‘Ganesha’ Airawat Art Gallery, Mumbai.
2009 - ‘Rave Jain annual’ organized by Dhoomimal Art Gallery,
2006 - Virgo Art Gallery Presents, at college of Art & Craft, Patna.
2005 - Pune Art Festival, Pune
2005 - Young Art Exhibition organized by Waves Art Gallery, Pune
2005 - Monsoon Show organized by Chitari Academy, Pune.
2005 - Waves Art Gallery, Pune.
2005 - Sudarshan Art Gallery, Pune.
2004 - P.L. Deshpande Kala Academy Monsoon Show, Mumbai.
2003 - Balgandhrva Art Gallery, Pune.
2003 - Nehru Memorial Art Gallery, Pune.
2013, 2011, 2009 - Sate Art Exhibitions, Mumbai.
2012 – IFAC, New Dilhi.
2010 – 12th All India Exhibition, state Lalit Kala Akademi, Lucknow, India.
2010, 2004, 2003 & 2002 - Camlin Art Foundation, Mumbai.
2009 - Nag Foundation Art Show, Pune
2006 - The Art society of India, Mumbai.
2006, 2004, 2003 & 2002 - Lokmanya Tilak Art Exhibition, Pune.
2004, 2003 & 2001 - Chitari Art Foundation, Pune.
2003, 2002 - South Central Zone, Nagpur.
2003 - AIFACS, Mumbai.
2003 - Gulburga Academic of Fine Art, Karnataka.
2003 & 2002 - Manav Sanket Academy, Ujjain.
2003 & 2002 - Kalavart Nyas, Ujjain.
2002 - Kalankan Prayas, Zarkhand.
2007 - Exhibition of the mini print international of Cadaques, Spain, France & England.
2018- ‘Khushii’ presents "The Art Stories", New Delhi.
2018- ‘Edelweiss Palette’18’ New Delhi.
2017- ‘Cry’ Presents ‘Come Share my World’ at Mumbai.
2015- ‘Lokmangal’ Annapurna Yojana for Helpless Senior Citizens at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai.
2011- "Art of Living" for Cancer Aids & Research Foundation in association with Aairawat Art Gallery Presents at Coomaraswamy Gallery, Mumbai.
2011- CPAA’S Art Exhibition “Colours of Life” at Cymroza Art Gallery, Mumbai.
2009- For Samavedana trust of Sahyadri hospital, Pune.
Visit to the Galleries of London & Paris.