Karuppiah A.



Born in 1960 at Chennai, 

He finished Diploma in 1987 in Fine Arts at Govt. College of Arts & Crafts-Chennai.
 
Held his one man show at Venkatappa Art Gallery- Bangalore, Lalit Kala Akademi & Chola Sheraton-Chennai and in Colombo- Sri lanka. He participated in shows like Andhra Academy of Fine Arts, State Akademi LKA and Padappai Art Village and the Gallery-chennai, All India youth Exhibition-Kolkata, Chitra Kala Parisath and Windor Mannor- Bangalore and also National Art Exhibitions. He was invited for Camps like State Akademi Stone Camp, South Zone Culture Centre-Mahabalipuram, LKA- Gulburga, Wood Carving Camp LKA-Bangalore.
 
He has won various Awards like IAAI Award, State Akademi Junior & Senior Award VGP Award, Andhra Akademi Award, National Art Exhibition SR. Highly Commendable Award.
 
His collections are at Govt. Museum, TVS Group, SK Gupta (Garments-Exports), CEAT Tyre, McDowell & Co., Sourya Prakash Art Gallery, LKA Chowhan Exports, Hotel Savera, AMCO Batteries and Various places in India and Abroad.