BIO

ARCHITECTURE
1987 – 1988   Centre for Human Settlements, Anna University, Chennai, India.
1989 – 1991    Nataraj and Venkat, Architects, Chennai, India.
1991 – 2019    Design Associate, Architectural Management Services, Chennai, India

SOLO ART SHOWS
2004               Espresso Gallery, Bangalore, India.
2008               Shadow Spaces, Vinnyasa Premier Art Galery, Chennai, India.
2010                Shadow Spaces, Shridharani Gallery, Triveni Kala Sangam, New Delhi, India.

GROUP ART SHOWS
1998                 Silent Expressions, Manasthala, Chennai, India.
2000               Spring Time, Lakshana Art Gallery, Hyderabad, India
2001                Southern Perspectives, Tillany Art Museum, Bangalore, India
2001                Mere, Apparao Art Gallery, Hotel Park Sheraton, Chennai, India.
2003               Salon de Printemps 2003, Societe Lyonnaise Des Beaux Arts, Lyon, France.
2003               Amarantos ’03, Moods & Revelations, Lakskhana Art Gallery, Chennai, India.
2005               Women@rt, Forum Art Gallery, Chennai, India.
2007               The Madras Canvas, Forum Art Gallery, Chennai, India.
2008               The Madras Canvas II, Forum Art Gallery, Chennai, India.
2009               The Madras Canvas in Short, Forum Art Gallery, Chennai, India.
2011                  Paint and Perspectives- Women and their work, an exhibition by women artists, Gallery                                                Sri Parvati, Chennai, India.
2012 - 2016:  Visual Arts Department, Rukmini Devi College of Fine Arts, Kalakshetra  Foundation, Chennai,                                  India
2016                 Jaipur Art Festival, Jaipur, India.
2017                 VSparc Art Festival 2017, VIT University, Vellore, India.
2017                 5th Sculpture and Paint Art Camp, Chennai Rail Museum, ICF, Chennai, India.
2018                Coaches, Contours et Couleurs, Chennai Rail Museum, ICF, Chennai, India.
2018                 VSparc Art Festival 2018, VIT University, Vellore, India.
2019                 Kalanubhava, Lalit Kala Akademi, Chennai, India.
2019                 Representation: Nirupan, Triveni Kala Sangam, New Delhi, India.
2019                 Anubhuti: the experience, Pracheen Kala Kendra, Chandigarh, India.

2019                 North South Melange, Kala Srot Art Gallery, Lucknow, India.
2019                VSparc Art Festival 2019, VIT University, Vellore, India.

2019                Fida E Lucknow, Kala Srot Art Gallery, Lucknow, India.

2020               Mrittika Shristi Utsav, Hawrah and ICCR, Kolkata , India 

2020               Art.is, VIII X VIII = VIII, Online art show

2020               The Local Art Festival, Artworld, Sarala's Art Centre, Chennai, India

2020               Un_lock Series, Online, Artworld, Sarala's Art Centre.

2020               Art.is, VIII X VIII = VIII, Dakshina Chitra, Chennai, India

2021                 Talking Spaces, Forum Art Gallery, Chennai, India.

2021                 Parikrama, Lalit Kala Akademi, Chennai.

2021                Art Cube Gallery and Narika, online art show.

2021                ART PODium Gallery, Featured online, Singapore.

2022               Spirit of India, Bharat Nivas, Pavilion of India, Auroville.

2022               Gaia & Gramam, Cholamandal Artists Village, Chennai.

2022               Gaia & Gramam, Ajanta Series, Kasthuri Sreenivasan Art Gallery, Coimbatore.

2022               Chennai - Waterless, Watermore, InKo Centre, Chennai

2022               Gangwon Artist Trienniale 2022, Pyeongchang, Korea.

2022               Myriad Nuances : An Indian Dimension, K.art & InKo Centre, Online

ART CAMPS AND WORKSHOPS ATTENDED
2010                Fresco Workshop by Prof. Bhawani Shankar Sharma at Kalakshetra Foundation,  Chennai, India.     2013                 Kerala Mural Workshop by Mr.AjithanPuthumana at Kalakshetra Foundation, Chennai, 
2013                 Kalamkari Workshop by Sri C.Prabhakar at Kalakshetra Foundation, Chennai, India.
2014                Chinese Ink Painting by Mr. K S Srinivasa Murthy at NGMA, Bangalore, India.
2014                Print Making Workshop by Mr. K S Vishwambhara at Kalakshetra Foundation, Chennai, India.
2015                 Sketching Trail by Prof. Francis D.K. Ching at Aarde Foundation, Chennai, India.
2016                 Fresco Workshop by Prof. Bhawani Shankar Sharma at Kalakshetra Foundation, Chennai, India.
2017                 Ceramic Mural Workshop by Mr. Biju at Kalakshetra Foundation, Chennai, India.

2020               International Ceramic Symposium and Workshop, Mrittika Shristi Utsav, Hawrah, India.

TEACHING, CONDUCTING WORKSHOPS

2008 – 2019External Examiner at School of Architecture and Planning,  Anna University, Chennai, India.
2011                 Sketching Workshop with Nizhal at IIT Saarang , Chennai , India.
2013                Chaired a Seminar on Scenario of Ergonomics in Interiors at Sri Kanaka Parameswari Arts and                                      Science College for Women, Chennai, India.
2014                External design review for B.Arch. students at Hindustan College of Engineering, Chennai, India.
2014, 2019    External design review for B.Arch. students at Sathyabama University, Chennai, India.
2017                 Sketching Trail an outdoor sketching workshop conducted by the Alumni Association at the

                          School of Architecture and Planning, Anna University, Chennai, India.
2017                 Street Sketching workshop at VIT Artfest, Vellore, India.
2017                 Water Colour workshop at VIT Artfest, Vellore, India.    
2011 - 2019    Guest Faculty at School of Architecture and Planning, Anna University, Chennai, India.
                          Subjects – Art Studio, Basic Design, Architectural Design.
2017                 Art and Design workshop at AICTE- QIP Sponsored One week Faculty development Programme                              on Architectural Design Pedagogy at Thiagarajar  College of Engineering, Madurai, India.
2018                Board of Studies in Bsc Home Science – Interior Design & Decor at Justice Basheer Ahmed                                        Sayeed College for Women, Chennai, India.
2019                External design review for travel documentation by second, third and fourth year B.Arch students at                            Vsparc, VIT, Vellore, India.
2019                Guest Lecture on ` Capturing the Essence of Travel “ at Vsparc, VIT, Vellore, India.
2019                Sketching workshop at VIT Artfest, Vellore, India.

2021                
External design review for first year B.Arch. Students of School of Architecture and Planning, Anna                             University, Chennai, India.

2021                External design review for first year B.Arch Students, Sathyabama College, Chennai, India

2022               Street Sketching workshop with second year B.Arch. Students, VIT , Chettinad, India.

2022               Printmaking workshop, VIT Artfest, Vellore, India

2022               Faculty Development Programme, Kongu School of Architecture, Erode, India.