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About Artist

Born and Brought up in Delhi, I completed B.F.A (Applied Art) from College Of Art, Delhi (5 Years Course) and M.A. (History of World Art) from Punjab University, Chandigarh apart from clearing U.G.C. Net exam. Recently I have submitted my Thesis to Punjabi University, Patiala for completion of Ph.D. I have a rich Professional Experience of 40 Years, out of which, I remained textile designer for 3 years in the earlier part of my career. Then I served the colleges as Assistant Professor for 17 years.

Academics

    I completed B.F.A (Applied Art) from College Of Art, Delhi (5 Years Course) and M.A. (History of World Art) from Punjab University, Chandigarh apart from clearing U.G.C. Net exam. Recently I have submitted my Thesis to Punjabi University, Patiala for completion of Ph.D.
    I have a rich Professional Experience of 40 Years, out of which, I remained textile designer for 3 years in the earlier part of my career. Then I served the colleges as Assistant Professor for 17 years.

Exhibitions

    Solo Shows
    2017 January Exhibition of Paintings ‘Journey Through Forest”, K.T. Kala Amritsar
    1996 Exhibition of Painting on Conservation of Environment, Directorate of Cultural Affairs, Archaeology and Museums Government of Punjab, at LTG Art Gallery, New Delhi
    1995 Exhibition of Paintings on Nature at Ludhiana
    1995 Exhibition of Paintings on Environment organised by North Zone Cultural Centre at Punjab Kala Bhawan, Chandigarh
    Group Shows
    2019 All India Women Artist Exhibition, K.T. Kala Amritsar
    2018 Research Scholars Art Exhibition, Punjabi University Patiala
    2018 84th All India Art Exhibition, IAFA Amritsar
    2018 Art Exhibition organized by Art Zone at PAU Art Gallery Ludhiana.
    2017 83rd All India Art Exhibition, IAFA Amritsar
    2017 Panchrang Group of Artists Exhibition, K.T. Kala Amritsar
    2017 4th State Art Exhibition, IAFA Amritsar
    2016 National Art Exhibition, 27 Art Point at K.T. Kala Amritsar
    2016 3rd State Art Exhibition, IAFA Amritsar
    2016 82nd All India Art Exhibition, IAFA Amritsar
    2016 Sooriya Art Festival, an International Art Exhibition, Trivandrum.
    2016 National Group Art Exhibition, K.T. Kala, Amritsar
    2016 Annual Art Exhibition, Virsa Vihar Society Amritsar.
    2015 Art Exhibition, Art Zone at M.S. Randhawa Art Gallery Ludhiana.
    2015 81st Annual Art Exhibition, IAFA Amritsar
    2015 Annual Art Exhibition, Delhi International Film Festival at NDMC Convention Centre New Delhi.
    2015 Rashtriya Kala Mela, Wisdom Society Delhi.
    2015 Art Exhibition, Art City Ludhiana.
    2015 2nd Punjab State Art Exhibition, IAFA Amritsar
    2014 Annual Art Exhibition, Delhi International Film Festival at NDMC Convention Centre Delhi.
    2014 Art Carnival 2014, TAC Art Gallery at Ishmeet Singh Music Institute Ludhiana.
    2006 Victor Harbor Art Show, South Australia ( The First International Participant)
    2005 Nommo Art Gallery, Kampala, Uganda
    2004 African Biennale, Tanzania
    2003 TAC Art Gallery, India
    1996 The Vedanta Gallery , Chicago, USA
    1996 Annual Art Exhibition, Punjab Lalit Kala Academy, Chandigarh
    1994 Satluj Club, Ludhiana, India
    1990 Art India Exhibition, Ludhiana

Award & Recognition

    Punjab State Award in 2018, Indian Academy of Fine Art Amritsar.
    Kala Shree Award, K. T. Kala Art Gallery, Amritsar.
    Cash prize in 1st All India Exhibition of Art 2016, Virsa Vihar Society, Amritsar
    Eminent Painter Award in 2015, Noor Devine Foundation Ludhiana.
    Cash prize in 2015, 2nd Punjab State Art Exhibition, Indian Academy of Fine Arts, Amritsar
    Eminent Artist at 3rd Delhi International Film Festival 2014, held in association with NDMC, Delhi Tourism & SAB TV as Channel Partners.
    Best Campaign prize in 1978 in 25th Annual Art Exhibition organized, College of Art Delhi.
    Various prizes in Art Competitions by Railway Women’s Central Organization in 1976, 1977, 1980 & 1981
    “Atam Darpan” in art exhibition by ARSD College in 1978