University of Huddersfield, UK and Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore
Master of Arts in Contemporary practice
University of Madras, India
Bachelor of Arts in Fine Arts (Drawing and Painting)
Vector Institute of Visual Arts, Chennai, India
Certificate Course in 2D, 3D Graphic Animation and Multimedia
Artistic works & Exhibitions:
2012 – Vikatan Thane Art Show – Organized by the Vikatan group at Lalit Kala Academy Chennai to support victims of Thane Cyclone 2012 in Tamil Nadu.
2011 – Fund Raising Group Exhibition for Nandalala Seva Trust, New Delhi.
2010 – Curator for ‘Inspired by Art, History & Mythology’ – An Exhibition of paintings by Artist Maniam and Maniam Selven, Celebrated artists from Chennai as part of Dance India Taste India 2010, Singapore.
2010 – Malaysian International Art Expo 2010, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2009 – Vaazhayadi Vaazhai: Celebrating the legacy of Artist Maniam an exhibition of paintings by three generations of artists in Chennai, India.
2009 – Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Temple of Fine Arts, Singapore in April at Victoria Theatre. I was the Publicity Designer of this event, responsible for designing posters, flyers, T-shirts and brochure.
2008 – Feeling the blanks – an interdisciplinary art exhibition in Singapore featuring the in-process works of nine practicing artists in their separate research as part of the Master of Arts in Contemporary Practice program at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts and University of Huddersfield, UK.
2007 – Incredibly Imperfect is a collaborative wall drawing made by twelve students of the University of Huddersfield (United Kingdom) Fine Art programme and Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (Singapore) that examines the idea of mark-making, of drawing, as a direct and authentic means of expressing one’s ideas.
2007 – ‘Abhaya – Have No Fear’ an Odissi Dance Performance by Temple of Fine Arts International at Victoria Theatre in August – Responsible for a special kind of body art as part of the costume for the dancers for this dance show by Temple of Fine Arts.
2007 – ‘Water’ by Temple of Fine Arts, Singapore in June at Victoria Theatre – part of Singapore Art Festival – Visual artist for this music performance and was in-charge of the video projections as part of the set for the stage.
2007 – ‘Krishnaarpanam’ – In-charge of set designing for the Dance performance by Temple of Fine Arts, Singapore.
2007 – Work in progress exhibition as part of the Master of Arts in Contemporary Practice program at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts and University of Huddersfield, UK.
2006 – ‘Square of Infinity’– an interdisciplinary art exhibition in Singapore featuring the in-process works of nine practicing artists in their separate research as part of the Master of Arts in Contemporary Practice program at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts and University of Huddersfield, UK.
2005 – ‘Vishwa Vinayaka’ – A Group exhibition and Dance production by Temple of Fine Arts International at University Cultural Centre, Singapore.
2005 – Research and video documentary on Textile Printing in Hyderabad (India) as a part of developing arts education program for Temple of fine arts.
2003 – Participated in a group exhibition conducted by Nandalala Seva Samithi Trust, Chennai, India
1996 – Part of a team responsible for tailoring & conducting 2 days art experience workshop for Primary school students at Ranipet, Tamil Nadu.
1995 – Designed Floor Decoration for welcoming French Delegates for a student exchange program at Stella Maris College.
2009 – Certificate for Dedicated Practice during Masters Program
2009 – Metal Award from Fine Arts Department, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts
2006 – NAFA Merit Award
*Full resume is available upon request