About Me
Education
  • Masters degree in sculpture, from the Rinehart school of sculpture, Maryland institute College of Art, Baltimore, USA, May 1990

  • Diploma in sculpture from Government College of Arts and Crafts, Madras, India, 1985 B.A in Fine Arts, Stella Maris College, Madras, India, 1979.
Apprenticeship
  • Worked as an apprentice at the Johnson Atelier Fine Arts foundry, NJ.USA in all areas of foundry techniques including clay modeling, mold making, wax casting, wax chasing, metal pouring, metal chasing and patination.
Art Camps
  • Invited for an All India Sculptors Camp by MSPL, Hospet, Karnataka, India 2006
  • Invited to participate at the International Artists Camp organized by the Central Lalit kala Akademy at the Garhi Artists studio New Delhi, coinciding with the 9th Triennale- India in December 1997
  • Invited to participate at the Karnataka State Sculptors Camp, organized by the Karnataka Sculptors Academy, May 1997
  • Bronze casting workshop organized by the Central Lalit Kala Akademy, India, 1986
Awards and Honours
  • Honoured by the Shilpa Kala Academy, Bangalore, India 2005

  • Rinehart award,
    Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore 1990

  • Junior fellowship
    Central Lalit Kala Academy, NewDelhi, India 1987-1988

  • Scholarship to a Bronze casting workshop organized by the Central LalitKala Academy, India 1986

  • Tamil Nadu State Art Organization Award,
    Madras, India 1983