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1965 : Born in Udupi, Karnataka
1988 : B.F.A (Painting) from Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S. University, Baroda.
1990 : Appointed as Curator for Shri M.F. Husain's Museum, Husain Sankalana in Bangalore.


1997 : Gallery Sumukha, at Alliance Francaise,Bangalore.
1997 : Jehangir Art Gallery, Bombay.
1995 : Jehangir Air Gallery, Bombay
1993 : Jehangir Air Gallery, Bombay
1989 : Jehangir Air Gallery, Bombay
1992 : Gallery Young Designs, Bangalore.
1988 : Venkatappa Art Gallery, Bangalore.
1980 : Shrungar Art Gallery, Udupi.


1997 : Celebrations '97 NAFA Art Gallery,Kathmandu, Organized by Gallery,Sumukha, Bangalore and Siddhartha Art Gallery, Kathmandu.
1997 : Exhibition organized by Alliance Francaise de Calcutta at Academy of Fine Arts, Calcutta.
1997 : Glimpses of contempory art in Karnataka at 'Images Art Gallery', Bangalore.
1997 : 'Kalanjali' an exposition of contemporary Indian Art in aid of the Karnataka Police Benevolent Fund at Chitrakala Parishat, Bangalore.
1997 : Exhibition of Paintings by SKAC, at Valley View International Art Gallery, Manipal.
1997 : Regional Art Exhibition organized by Lalitkala Academy Regional Centre, Chennai.
1997 : '50 years of Art in Independent India' organized by All India Fine Arts and Crafts Society New Delhi and Karnataka Lalitkala Academy Bangalore, at Bangalore.
1996 : Healing Hues - Exhibition of paintings by Indian painters organized by Children's Art Foundation at Hotel Oberoi,Bangalore.
1996 : Group show sponsored by Gallery Sumukha at Alliance Francaise, Bangalore.
1996 : Participated as Invited Artist, Bombay Art society annual exhibition at Jehangir Art Gallery, Bombay.
1996 : 'Art Critic Nadkarni Benefit Show,' at Jehangir Art Gallery, Bombay.
1996:  Monsoon Art Show organized by Chauhan Prathistan, Bombay.
1996 : Art for Sakhi Mandal at Oberoi Hotel, Bangalore.
1996:  Group Show by South Kanara Artists at Shrungar Art gallery, Udupi,organized by SKAC.
1995 : 'Art for Hope' at Windsor Manor Sheraton, Bangalore.
1994,95 : All India Fine Exhibition at Chitrakala Parishat, Bangalore.
1994 :        Eminent Karnataka Artist Exhibition at Chitrakala Parishat, Bangalore.
1993 :        Exhibition sponsored by Indian Institute of Astro Physics on the occasion of  International Conference on NAPP, Bangalore.

1993, 94: 'Affordable Art' group show at Artist Centre, Bombay.
1992 :     Canvas Corridors, Bangalore.
1992 :     SAARC Exhibition at Windsor Manor Sheraton, Bangalore.
1990 :     Karnataka State Art Exhibition in Goa.
1989 :     National Lalitkala Academy, New Delhi.
1989,90,93,94 : Karnataka Lalikala Academy Annual Exhibition.
1988 :    'Prints 88' All India Exhibition of Prints at Jammu and Chandigarh.
1987,88,95,96 : Bombay Art Society Annual Exhibition at Jehangir Art Gallery, Bombay.


1997 : 'Freedom on Canvas' Golden jubilee celebration of Indian Independence, by 50 eminent artists on 50 meter long Canvas,  Bangalore.
1997 : Attended Celebrations '97' International Artist  Camp at Kathmandu, Nepal.
1996 :    Recognition Award-Awarded by special  Olympics, India.
1995 : 'Bendre-Husain' National Level  Scholarship Award 1995-96 by Bombay Art Society.
1989 : Selected for All India Painters Camp at Nandi  Hills, Bangaloe, organized by regional Lalitkala Academy,
1984 : Award at State Level Exhibition sponsored by S. B. Museum, Mangalore.
    Member of 'South Kanara Art Council',
    Member of 'Vista', Bombay, Life Member,
    Bombay Art Society.


1997    : Executed 25' x 5' Mural for the Chancery Hotel Bangalore.
1997    : Executed 10 'x6' mural for Mr. Vijaya Rajan, Koramangala, Bangalore.
1997    : Executed 8'x3' Mural for 'Mena' Airport,Bangalore.
1996    : Executed 14' x10' Mural for Mr. Suresh Jain,M.G. road, Bangalore.
1995    : Executed 20' x10' Mural for 'Himalya Pharmaceuticals, Bangalore.


Lalitkala Academy Regional Centre, Madras.
National Lalitkala Academy, New Delhi.
Srimati Bai Museum, Mangalore.
Air-India, Bombay.
Indian Hotels Co. Ltd., Bombay.
ESSAR Services, Bombay.
The Cellar, Bangalore.
Kirloskar Multi Media, Bangalore.
L.M.Glass Fiber, Bangalore.
Garden Vareli, Bombay.
Hongkong, Bank,Bombay.
Indian Organics Pvt. Ltd. Bombay
Synopsys, Bangalore.
Many important private and public collections
In India and Abroad.

ADDRESS    : 'Shantala', No. 10, 8th Main,
                         Binny Layout 11 Stage,Vijaynagar,Bangalore - 560 040
                         Phone : 3358404

                       : Paintings available at Gallery Sumukha, Bangalore

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