EDUCATION:
Paper making Course in Glasgow, Scotland
Master of Arts (fine) in painting from M.S. University, Baroda
Bachelor of Fine Arts – in Painting at CAVA, Mysore
WORK EXPERIENCE:
1995 - Present Freelance Artist
1993 - 1995 Art Teacher at National English School, Bangalore
1988 Worked as trainee Wall painting Conservationist at Intch,Lucknow for the period of four months.
 
EXPOSURE:
Group Exhibitions
Year 2006
Show curated by Prof . Prem Singh for Lalit Kala
Akademi New Delhi, in Sri Lanka
Gallery Sumukha group show, London
Year 2005
Gallery Sumukha Opening show
Turning wheel-Tradition unbound Curated by
Dr. Alka Pande, India Habitat Center, New Delhi
I me myself show Curated by Mr.Suresh Jayram,Kashi Café, Cochin.
Year 2004
The Art Connection show of Charles Wallace Alumni show
Eastern Zone British Council at Birala Academy, Kolkatta
South Asian Art Fair Singapore
Year 2003
Formative Texture A show Curate by Ms. Alka Pande
Habitat Center Art Gallery, New Delhi
Show with one more artist in Galerie Muller & Plate, Munich
Group Show at The Royal College of Art London, organized By Sumukha Gallery, Bangalore
Participated 46th National Exhibition organized by Lalith Kala Academy, New Delhi
Year 2002
South Asian Art Fair. Singapore
Year 2001
Participated in an Exhibition organized by “Swayam” (on the international Fortnight Protest- violence against women) in Kolkata.
Similarities & Dissimilarities Tao Art gallery Mumbai
10th Triennial – India, New Delhi
K.K. Hebbar Art Foundation exhibition at Renaissance Gallery, Bangalore
Year 2000
The Eternal Embrace Dubai, UAE.
Year 1999
Edge of the Century, an exhibition of contemporary Indian art, New Delhi.
Collaborative work with three artists at Sakshi Art Gallery, Bangalore
Year 1998
Retracing the Lost Terrain Lakeeren Art Gallery Mumbai.
Year 1997
Cross Currents a touring show in Norway of women artists of three nations.
Jagruti a festival of Indian Contemporary art at Art Gallery Lakeeren,Mumbai.
Year 1995
Immaterial Material exhibition organized by the Max Mueller Bhavan Bangalore.
The Silence of Furies and Sorrow exhibition of five artists, Bangalore
Year 1990
“Sahamat Artists against Communalism, New Delhi
Karnataka Lalit Kala Academy – Annual Exhibition
Solo Exhibitions.
Year 2007
Exhibition of Painting and Body cast “Silent Speak” Chemould Presscott Mumbai
Exhibition of Painting “Gestures Speak” at Sumukha Gallery, Bangalore Chennai
Year 2003
Exhibition of Painted installations at Sumukha Gallery, Bangalore
Year 1996
Exhibitions of paintings at Sakshi Gallery, Bangalore
Year 1994
Exhibition of paintings at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
Camps and Workshops
Year 2008
Cultural trip to Turkey organized by Canvas
Year 2006
Camp in Dhakshina Chitra, Chennai
Suvarna Karnataka Art camp, Bangalore
Year 2001
International artists camp at Habbarna, Sri Lanka, organized by the George Keyt Foundation.
Year 1995
Femme Actulle, Femme Eternells – International woment’s’ artist camp and exhibition at Alliance Francais, Bangalore, Chennai, Pondicherry & Kerala.
Year 1992
I.P.C.L. painting camp, Nagothani, Maharashtra.
Young artists camp at Aloka, Mysore.
Collection
Light publication, Baroda.
Venkatappa Art Gallery collection- Karnataka State Museum Work in many private collections in India and Abroad.
AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIPS

National Junior Felowship  from Ministry of Tourism and Culture New Delhi2006-08

Charles Wallace Scholarship to work in Glasgow, UK for the year 2004

Arnawaz Vasudev Charities Scholarship -1996

16th All India Exhibition Chitrakala Parishath Award-1996

Inlaks Grant for the year 1992.