driven by indomitable passion and creativity, this self trained obsessive painter from india has given a new horizon to realism.. this versatile painter, adept in all media and genre of national and international repute lauded by none other than prime minister is currently the Brand ambassador of iconic WINSOR AND NEWTON
First Indian artist to feature prominently in nationally televised talk show MANN KI BAAT by honourable PM Mr Narendra Modi, year 2015
Indian brand ambassador on Winsor and newton
Painting FIRE wins national award in professional category in 23rd All India Art Contest.(2008) SCZCC, NAGPUR
Painting ODISHA VILLAGE wins 1st award.. (jury category). in Istanbul international watercolor society contest. Feb-2013
Acrylic painting WET PLATFORM KORBA, gifted to PM Fetches highest price of 5 lakh in recently auction by NGMA, Delhi year 2019
Painting SAAWAN SOMWAR gets prestigious RAJA RAVI VERMA ADARANLJALI award in April 30th.. 2013.. by artists guild of MP.. Bhopal
Awarded prestigious Kalakunch national award for outstanding contribution in the field of art from Dharwad, halvabhe foundation, year 2017
Invited as guest watercolorist for watercolor demonstration during inaugural MAURITIUS INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR august 2019 for..
Invited to participate as only indian artist in 2 back to back international art camps in Bodrum, Turkey september 2019
Successfully completed month long art residency in Hojer, denmark, year 2017
Holds solo show PRATIBIMB in jehangir art gallery mumbai, year 2016
Completed successfully one month art residency in Penza, Russia year 2015
Only indian painter to represent India in international art symposium in Alanya, Turkey year 2016
International art camp in Eskisehir, Turkey year 2017
International work shop in Sharkoi, istanbul, turkey, year 2017
Nature international art camp in Nepal, 2017
Participated among leading artists of the country in SAURYA GATHA.. workshop conducted by Swaraj Bhavan at Bhopal.. Aug 2013. A workshop dedicated to martyrs who laid down their lives fighting for the nation
INTERNATIONAL Caricature awarded 1st prize in, SONIA-MANMOHAN CARICATURE CONTEST.. (2009)
Among the ten selected artists from India participating this year at Buddha-Gandhi-mother Teresa art-show at Jakarta, Indonesia, JUNE this year.. conducted in association with India high commission Indonesia.
Participated in INDIA ART FESTIVAL.. at Mumbai.. Nov-2012..
Participated in a group show in Washington D.C , July
Participated in acrylic workshop Jointly conducted by CENTRAL RLY and SCZCC NAGPUR..
Painting FIRE-11 selected for exhibition at BOMBAY ART SOCIETY annual art show at jehangir art gallery MUMBAI.. 2013
Cartoons win 1st PRIZE IN Dainik Bhasker Cartoon Contest (2008)
Only Indian cartoonist to get diploma from Bulgaria, for cartoon on climate change (2010)
Cartoon selected for display at BELGIUM at Fruit Cartoon Festival… year 2010
Caricature selected for display at ITALY at Sports Cartoon Contest... 2010, 2011..
Two paintings, "THE LOUNGE" and "THE RUINS" IN USE selected BY BOMBAY ART SOCIETY show (2009)
Painting LORD GANESH selected for display at Camlin All India art contest, 2011 at Mumbai
Painting, OLD TOWN adjudged best watercolour in 11th all India art contest. SCZCC (1997)
Caricatures selected by Hindustan times at Dehli cartoon contest. (1999)
Holds first solo painting show OFF TRACK at rail club. Nagpur (2007)
Painting awarded by vidarbha sahityasangh, NAGPUR 2000
Painting ROCK PURPLE selected for display at Jehangir, by ART SOCIETY 0F INDIA. 2004
Painting FAITH selected for exhibition at Camlin art contest (western zone) at Nehru centre Mumbai 2012
3 paintings VARIETY SQUARE, WET PLATFORM & ROAD LESS TRAVELLED selected by ART SOCIETY OF INDIA for exhibition. 2012
Participated in week long watercolor workshop at Vshakhapatnam organized by SCZCC.. january 2012
Participated in recently concluded unique live demo BRUSH VS STAGE with theater artist Vikash Khurana in Nagpur..
Countless number of illustrations.. Cartoons for various magazines and journals..