Amar sultan was born in Mussoorie and is a self-taught artist. His works are mainly oil on canvas. The visual language is diverse and includes a vibrant palette exquisite strokes strong texture and dynamic energy. The works are inspired by the flight of pigeons as symbolic of peace and their interaction with their human neighbors. there is softness and simplicity which is his unique language.
Amit Karak an emerging artist worked at the Bon Art workshop this year2016 after a show at the Lalit Kala academy. This budding artist is one to watch out for.
Mix on paper
Anup Singh believes that the origin of mankind on earth is from a species in which every being man or animal has an equal right to live and enjoy nature.His paintings show all the God created elements mingling with the enviornment and coexistingHe has had several succesful shows in leading art galleries
Anwar Maqsood has become a legend in his life time.Anwar is a well known script writer,humourist and an artist.His works in oil and acrylics portray a great sense of reality not seen anywhere.The artist lives in Karachi.
Arpan’s works are simple and effective. The artist hails from Hooghly in Bengal. His works include light and style contrast monochrome and colorful hues.As in like life his paintings with the cityscape series show use of themes of a heritage city with grand old statures and rain filled streets.
Bashir Mirza is an acknowledged great artist.He has worked on a gamut of styles all through his painting career.Born in Amritsar,India he joined the Mayo School of Arts,Lahore.He never stayed for long with one theme or style fluctuating between realistic,abstract and non-objective styles.
Born on the 5thFeb 1985.
BFA in the college of art and craft Patna. He does mosaic art on paper using water colors. Hedepicts mainly pastoral scenes of India in his works.
January 1st 1963.
lives in Kolkata. He paints on religious themes and Bengal. He uses the canvas beautifully to express the emotions of the people mainly female.
Carmen is an artist from Galati district in Romania.She is a specialist in textiles,decorative art and fashion design.She is a member of the Fine Arts Club of Romania,Association of European Artists and UNESCO Club.
Chandar Arya Bose
Known for his murals and bold brush strokes. Does religious themes , figurative art and landscapes. Has taught as a professor in many colleges.And has gained many prizes.
Cris is a Romanian artist and paints in a variety of styles and enjoys doing abstract work.
Dinesh Kumar Parmar
B – 1975
Dinesh Kumar works with charcoal,acrylics and mixed media.His bold use of brushwork is eyecatching and expressive.He has exhibited extensively in the Jahangir Art Gallery in Mumbai and the Triveni Kala Sangam in New Delhi.He has also travelled for art shows overseas.
Dip Narayan Paul
19th oct 1974
Assimilates traditional art forms in his earlier works. Born is West Bengal to a family of artists. He had a rich artistic legacy. The artist works with a dark background and luminous color and texture so typical of the Indian folk paintings he draws. He keeps the legend of Radha and Krishna alive.
Hungarian An eminenent and prolific artist
Eqbal Mehdi was a famous Pakistani artist.Mehdi’s portraiture are his signature paintings.One of his finest exists with Bon Art.
Horacio is an Argentinian artist.He has done a great deal of paintings over the years.His love for India shows through his art on Rajasthani women.
The colourful and intricate detailing of Dangi’s work shows stories within stories. The imagery appears in a mix of the sublime and the spiritual with the profane. The artist has been awarded from the Kala Parishad in Bhopal.His work is a part of the collections at Bharat Bhawan and Archaeology Department in Bhopal and the National Science Center in New Delhi.
Kanchan Chander is a well known artist based in Delhi.
A Recipient of Lalit Kala Academy and Ministry of Human Resource Development fellowships in India, a French Government scholarship for study at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, Kanchan has taught for two decades at College of Art, Delhi before turning to freelance. Shifting her focus from tribal imagery of the Shakti cult, she has worked in collage and brightly painted female torsos. More recently, her work has featured female legends, mainly Frida Kahlo and the stars of Hollywood and Bollywood, while continuing to portray aspects of fertility, the erotic and the sensuousness of female form, bedecked with sequins, silver leaf and beads etc.
Artist Karuna Priya symbolises what Oscar Wilde had once said; “Be yourself, everybody else is already taken.”
Karuna Priya belongs to Orissa but has currently made Delhi her home. Her paintings are unique in their amazing shadow play and she uses light most effectively. She has been developing many interesting themes but woman is a constant factor in her paintings evoking romance, life and passion. Her paintings are a rich melange of beautiful colours and richly diverse in their style. If rumours are to be believed she is the one to watch in the art world.
B – 1965
Laxman Kumar is a senior artist from Delhi. He has done title painting for many Bollywood blockbusters. He uses oil and acrylic on canvas and his art has been bought and displayers in art galleries and many prestigious homes.
B – 1968
An established artist. An art guru in B K college of arts Bhubanshwar Orissa. He teaches the younger generation of artists.In 2005 he was awarded the OTDC award. His works can be found around the world. He is based in India.
D.O.B. – 30-August-1977
lovescityscapes. His effort to create landscapes is paying him rich dividends. Uses acrylic with some water color to give it the realistic look.
Maqbool Fida Husain
1915 – 2011
M F Husain is the most celebrated and internationally recognized indian artist of the 20th century.He is often referred to as the Picasso pf India. His trademark horses were depicted in a lot of his works.He was one of the founding fathers of the Progressive Artists Association.
Mircea Suciu is a Romanian artist.He was born in Baia Mare.Suciu paints images of early to mid 20th century life with a dark and mysterious twist.Using mainly monochromatic colouring Suciu is able to convey a sense of forboding to the veiwer;as well as as adding a noir-like feel to the smooth and atmostpheric scenes.
Pankaj Mohan Aggarwal
DOB – 09-August-1947
Born a week before India’sindependence . His works are many. He uses symbols like tantric symbols very well. One of the last few artists from that era.
Born – 1962
West Bengal India. His paintings depict, nature with animals and birds. The works evoke art which is both figurative as well as abstract Paints with passion themes similar to the Bengal School.
Born – 1969
Paresh Mridha is an artist with a difference.He does not mimic what he sees in reality.Instead,he tries to penetrate deep into the core of the relationship between man and woman in a metaphysical manner to portray the meaning in the relationship.
P D Tirkey
Born – 28th, April 1991
P D Tirkey is a very talented young man. Paints mainly realistic paintings with a theme often cropping up of his village in Orissa. Much the villager his outlook is balanced in terms of mainly realism.
An emerging young talent from Orissa . She specializes in pop art and figurative art.
Born – 1948
An eminent diplomat by profession but an artist and writer by inclination.He does a lot of abstract work in acrylics and mixed media.
Born – 4th, Jan 1974
Has held exhibitions across India. His works are melancholy generally with the paintings showing two in a relationship but not with a realistic feeling. The two might be people, a couple. Or it may be the conflict between man and nature. For instance a can and a man or a mouse.
Is a self-taught artist from New Delhi India.She uses vibrant colors and bold strokes. A pleasing personality and open to new ideas.
Quote from Rashmi Khurana –
‘Each of my paintings is soaked with a deep experience, a new awareness and an undiscovered truth.’
His works search deep from mythology and bring stories to life reminding of the cultural trasures found in Hampi and Angor Wat.His acclaimed works have been collected by institutions and private collections globall
1958 in Kolkata
For him school was boring. He became an artist painted under contract to the Delhi based galleries Is now very successful lives in Delhi and Kolkata.
She is a Phd in fine arts from Kashi Vidyapeeth.Humans she feels have a lot to learn from the animal world.She has exhibited in many galleries and writs on art and culture.
Also a Phd from Varanasi Sanjay is a nature lover and loves painting themes with flowers.
Born in 1943 in New Delhi, Shobha completed her Diploma in Fine Arts (Painting) from College of Art, New Delhi in 1964 and her Sangeet Visharad at New Delhi in 1962. She has held over 14 solo shows of her works at 10 at New Delhi during 1982 to 2005; one each in Perth in 1997; Mumbai and Varanasi in 1994; London in 1992; Chandigarh in 1985. She has participated in several group shows across India and abroad including Singapore, Chicago, Sydney, London, Hungary, Poland, Italy, as well as 6th Triennial at India ; Asian European Art Biennale at Turkey. She has received the AIFACS, New Delhi in 1982; Sahitya Kala Parishad, New Delhi in 1986; Scholarship by Ministry of Culture in 1982-85 among others. She lives and works in New Delhi.
He was born in 1956 in Mysore. She studied at the College of Arts and Crafts, Madras, and at the School of Art and Design in Croydon, UK.
She lived and worked in Chennai between 1981 – 1997 and in Baroda between 1997 – 2013.Besides participation in exhibitions/workshops in the country and abroad, institutional work has involved lectures/teaching/juries at MS University, Baroda, NID, Ahmedabad and IICD Jaipur.
Two grants from the India Foundation for the Arts, Bangalore, between 2002 – 2006 and 2009 – 2011, supported a research project ‘The Himmat Workshops’. The project looked at ways of rooting art practice in ground and other realities as experienced in the country, with particular reference to conflict zones. It involved collaborating with Himmat, an activist organization based in Vatva, Ahmedabad, between 2002 – 2007.
Among grants received earlier are the French Government Scholarship to work at the Cite des Arts, Paris and the Charles Wallace Grant to work at Gasworks, London.
She is currently Associate Professor in the Department of Art, Design and Performing Arts at Shiv Nadar University, Dadri.
Born – 03rd March 1969 at Bihiya, Distt-Bojpur (Bihar)
In childhood he had adream to be an artist. His mother was his first art teacher. She is a folk artist. Having done his bachelors in visual art, from College of Art and Craft Patna. Helearnt special techniques and mediums. He explored these themes in his paintings. Art is where he extends his imagination and works the experimental way. He mainly paints cityscapes. He does more abstract art now. He uses unlimited colors to create a mystery night environment. He hopes to succeed.He iscompletely supported by his family and well-wishers. Having switched to abstract art he visits cities at night and believes in creating paintings which are vibrant. He works to display of light and characters of the night.
V G Rana
Born – 1989
His desire is to be a professional enigmatic and productive artist in the art and fashion industry. V G has a very scientific mind as he comes to the art world despite a family of scientists. A go getter by nature he travels much and makes New Delhi his base.Speaks 4 languages.