1976, 27th May, Tamil Nadu , India
1992-97 : Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting) - Govt. College of Arts&Crafts,Chennai
2000 : Master of Fine Arts (Painting) - Govt. College of Arts & Crafts,Chennai
2000 : Refresher Course on care of Art objects
Specialisation in :
Knife Painting, Print Making, Mural Designing, Sculpture, Photography
Awards / Honours:
1994 : Tamilnadu Arts & Crafts Improvement Association, Padapai ( Pallava Village ) (Cash Award).
1994 : 4th South Zone Level Art Exhibition, Arikkamedu Art Academy , Pondicherry (Cash award)
1997 : Tamil Nadu Ovia Nunkalai Kuzhu Exhibition of Art, Chennai (Cash Award).
Exhibitions : Group
1996 : Regional Art Exhibition, Lalit Kala Akademy Regional Centre, Chennai & 97.
1996 : Regional Art Exhibition, Chitra Kala Samsad, Machillipuram, A.P.
1997 : 50th Years of Art in Independent India Exhibition at Lalit Kala Akademy, Chennai.
1997 : Fourth Bharat Bhavan International Biennial of Prints, Bhopal, M.P.
1997 : All India Art Biennial of Rajasthan, Rajasthan Lalit Kala Akademy, Jaipur.
1997 : ADOGI 17th Mini Print International, Cadaques, Barcelona
1998 : Best of year '98 Lalit Kala Akademy, Chennai.
1999 : ADOGI 19th Mini Print International of Cadaques, Barcelona
2002 : Young Artist Show, Art World, Chennai.
2003 : Pallavaa Artist's Village, Balgandrva Art Gallery, Pune.
2003 : SUBLIME - A Spiritual Journey, Kuhu's Art, London.
2004 : India the Image, Apparao Galleries, Chennai.
2005 : Leo, Taj Connemara,Apparao Galleries,Chennai.
2005 : “Neo Realism Show”, Apparao Galleries, Triveni Kala Sangam, NewDelhi, (22-31 Dec)..
2006 : “Hues Of South”, The Museum Art Gallery, Mumbai.(21-27 Aug 2006).
2006 : Artland art gallery,Mumbai.
2006 : Artland art gallery,Mumbai Colours – 2006, The Prince of Wales Museum, Coomaraswamy hall ( 7th to 14th December-2006 )
2007 : “Hues of the South”, Vinayasa Art gallery, Chennai (1st-10th March 2007).
2007 : Colors 2007, Art land art gallery, majestic hotel towers, Dubai , (8 th -14 th march 2007).
2007 : “Hues of the South”, Chitra kala parishath, Bangalore ( 7 th -15 th May2007).
2007 : “ Kaleidoscope”, Ayya Art Gallery , fourth floor, Kitab Mahal , Mumbai. (1st june - 13th june 2007)
Exhibitions : Solo
1997 :RussianCultural Centre, Chennai (Graphic Print Show)
2000 : The Colours of Nature, Lalit Kala Akademy, Chennai State Lalit Kala Academy, One Man Show Grant.
2002 : Art Expressions ..., Vinyasa Art Gallery, Chennai.
2003 : "Visions of India" Palazzo Art Gallery Chennai.
2004 :Art Expressions ... 2004, Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath, Bangalore
2004 : Apparao Galleries, Triveni Kala Sangam, New Delhi.
2005 : Apparao Galleries, Chennai (18-28 july).
2006 : Apparao Galleries,Triveni Kala Sangam,NewDelhi (20-27 march).
Artist's Camp / Workshops:
1993 : All India Art, Crafts & Folk Festival, South Zone Cultural Centre, Tanjore 95 - 98.
1995 : Advanced Lithography for young print-making camp, Conducted by Lalit Kala Akademy, Regional Centre, Chennai.
1996 : All India Student's Graphic Camp, Bharat Bhavan Bhopal (M.P.)
1997 : All India Youth Artists Camp, Sri Venkateswara College of Fine Arts, Hyderabad (A.P.)
2007 : The Spiritual Art Space (artmantharam) Ashoka Hotel Pondicherry
- Gnani Arts, Singapore
- Kuhu's Art, London
- Apparao Art Gallery , Chennai and Delhi
- Artland, Mumbai
- Vinnyasa Art Gallery , Chennai
- Crimson Art Gallery , Bangalore
- Focus Art Gallery , Chennai
- Palazzo Art Gallery , Chennai
- Prakrit Gallery, Chennai
- Tamil Nadu State Lalit Kala Academy
- Government Museum , Mahabalipuram
- Nehrui Art Centre, Mumbai
- Mr. Mani Ratnam, Film Director, Chennai
- Mr. Mithun Sacheti, Jaipur Gems, Chennai
- Ms. Kiran Mazumdar Shaw, Biocon India Limited, Bangalore
- Mr. Lakshminarayanan, President, Cognizant Technologies, Chennai
- Majestic Hotel Tower , Dubai Dalp Trade Pool, Germany.
- Mr. H.Sanjay Dugar, Managing Director, H C Dugar Group, Nepal
- Mr. B.M. Jayeshankar, Chairman, Adarsh Group, Bangalore
- Mr. K.Radhakrishnan, CEO, Reliance Hypermarket, Reliance Retail
- Mr. Shashi K. Vagale, President, JANS Management Corporation, Bangalore .
- Mr. R.Shankar and Mr. Ramesh, Freeworld Exports, Chennai
- Mr. Anjan Kariappa, Creative Director, Chennai
- Mr. Vaidyanathan, Cognizant Technologies, Chennai
- Mr. Dheenadayalan, Consultant, Madurai
- Mr. Soundarapandian, Bone and Joint Clinic, Chennai
- Mr. G.Vishnu Dev, Chennai
- Dr. Ranjani Iyer, Chennai
- Dr. Ram Pradeep, Chennai
- Mr. Vijay Sambrani, Chennai
- Dr. Sujai Subramanian, Chennai
- Mr. Chandra Balaraman, Chennai
- AV Thomas Group, Chennai
- Mr. Karthik, Chennai
- Mr. Vijay, Chennai
- Mr. Ram Venkatesh, Chennai
- Mr. Rajiv Digal, New Delhi
- Mr. Divya Chandran, New Delhi
- Mr. Anmol Kulkarni, Bombay
- Ms. Sujatha, Chennai
- Mr. Bahaduji, Chennai
- Ms. Sarala, Bombay
- Mr. Rama, Chennai
- Ms. Avista Corporation
- Mr. Sanjay Parthasarathy, USA
Other masterpieces are currently owned by various private collectors in India and abroad.