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

Surya Prakash

Bio data

1940 Born in Madhira, Telangana, India
1956 Schooling in Hown Town
1956 Joined College of Fine Arts & Architecture, Hyderabad
1960 Diploma in Painting
1961 Advance Diploma in Painting Advanced Diploma with Honors Distinction
1962-64 Staff Artist, Department of Information & Public Relations, Government of AP
1965 Awarded a financial grant by the then Andhra Pradesh Lalit Kala Akademi to study under Ram Kumar, New Delhi
1966-73 Established and shared a studio with Laxma Goud and Dakoji Devraj
1981-87 Artist-in-residence Center for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Hyderabad
1988……. Artist-in-residence LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad
Awards & Honours
1962,65,66 All India Exhibition, Hyderabad Art Society Awards
1963 Gold Medal, Annual Exhibition of Hyderabad Art Society
1962,65,68-71 Andhra Pradesh Lalit Kala Akademi Annual Exhibition Awards
1966 National Award, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
1966 Gold Medal, Andhra Pradesh Lalit, Kala Akademi Annual Exhibition
1975 Birla Academy of Art & Culture Annual Exhibition, Kolkata
1980 – 84 Elected as Eminent Painter by Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi
1983 – 86 Awarded Senior Fellowship by Department of Culture, Government of India
1997 Awarded “Kala Vibhushan” by All India Fine Arts & Crafts Society, New Delhi
1999 Awarded “Prathibha Puraskaram” by Telugu University, Hyderabad
2005 Honoured with “Hamsa” Award by the Government of Andhra Pradesh
2006 Nominated as a member of National Art Advisory Committee of the National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi
2008 ‘The Taj Gaurav Award 2008’ presented by Mrs. Anjuta Singh Mahor, Mayor of Agra
2015 Ugadi Puraskaram from Govt. of Telangana

Participated on Invitation in number of group exhibitions and held about 60 solo shows in India and Overseas.


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