ONGOING : Opening Preview of our new exhibit – ‘SSVAD Collectives’: A Group Show of the Members of Santiniketan Society of Visual Arts and Design, showcasing the artworks of various artists under one roof.
ONGOING : Kalakriti Art Gallery invites to a lecture, ‘The Satavahanas: History, Trade and Coinage’ by Shailendra Bhandare, on history of the Satavahanas – their coinage in collaboration with Deccan Heritage Foundation on Thursday, 18th January, 2018 | 7pm

Elanchezhiyan Pichaikkannu


30 June 1980, Thiruvarur


2004 BFA in Sculpture, Government College of Fine Arts, Kumbakonam, Tamilnadu

2009 MFA in Sculpture, Government College of Fine Arts, Kumbakonam, Tamilnadu

2010 MPhil in Sculpture from Tamil University, Thanjavur, Tamilnadu

Solo Shows

2013 Forum Art Gallery, Chennai

2012 Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi

2011 Artist of the Month, Cholamandal Artist Village

2010 Mahua Art Gallery, Bangalore

2006 Lalit Kala Academy, Chennai

Group Shows

2014 ‘Constructing Forms’, Kalakriti Art Gallery, Hyderabad

2014,13,12,11 Forum Art Gallery, Art Chennai, Chennai

2014,13 Samsara Art, Mumbai

2013,12,11,10 Concern India Foundation, Pune

2013,11,10,08,07 Mahua Art Gallery, Bangalore

2013,10,09 Lalit kala Academy, Regional Exhibition, Chennai

2012 Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath, Bangalore

2012,11 Art & Soul Gallery, Chennai

2012 Time & Space, Bangalore

2011 Lalit kala Academy, New Delhi

2011,08 Birla Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata

2011 Point of View Art Gallery, Mumbai

2011 Cymroza Art Gallery, Mumbai

2010 Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai

2009 ‘Tree Festival’, Apparoa Gallery, Chennai

2009 Nehru Centre, Mumbai

2007 Bajaj Art Gallery, Mumbai

2007 The Gallery Cork, London

2007 Guyana Art Gallery, Singapore

Scholarships & Awards

2014 Lailt Kala Academy Scholarship Award

2013 South India young Artist Award

2010-12 National Junior Research Fellowship, Ministry of Culture, Government of India, New Delhi

2008 1st Award, South Central Zone Cultural Centre, Nagpur

2008 Arayana, All India Best Sculpture Award, Kolkata

2007 H K Kejriwal Award, Bangalore

2005-07 National Research Scholarship, Ministry of Culture, Government of India, New Delhi

2004 Brad Fest Award from Bharathidasan University, Tamil Nadu


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