Artists Biographies

An artist is a person engaged in one or more of any of a broad spectrum of activities related to creating art, practicing the arts and/or demonstrating an art.


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Manjit Bawa
Bawa's older brothers encouraged him to pursue art. He studied fine arts at the School of Art, New Delhi between 1958 and 1963, where his professors included Somnath Hore, Rakesh Mehra, Dhanaraj Bhagat and B.C. Sanya...
Born in: Dhuri > India

Nanadlal Bose
A notable Indian painter of Bengal school of art...
Born in: Tarapur > India

Yusuf Arakkal
Leaving the comforts of his house behind, the boy Yusuf left for Bangalore, lonely but with a passion to become a painter...
Born in: Kottakkal > India

Jatin Das
Multi faceted Artist
Born in: Mayurbhanj > India

Dadi Pudumjee
Founder of The Ishara Puppet Theatre Trust. He was awarded the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award in 1992...
Born in: Ahmedabad > India

Anjolie Ela Menon
India's leading contemporary female artists. Her paintings are in several major collections...
Born in: Kolkata > India

Maqbul Fida Husain
A restless mind, controversies apart, his quest for the new has lent vibrancy to Indian art...
Born in: Pandharpur > India

His first cartoon appeared in 1955 in a magazine called 'Asoka' published from Kottayam.
Born in: Mavelikkara > India

Ratnadeep Adivrekar
The sense of realness present in an image becomes rarified, when a photograph is painted on canvas...
Born in: Mumbai > India

Mario De Miranda
Mario Miranda is a well-known Indian cartoonist based in Loutolim in the Indian state of Goa.
Born in: Goa > India



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