T. Vaikuntam

Date Of Birth: 1942 – Boorugupalli, Karimnagar, Andhra Pradesh

Education:
1965-70 Diploma, College of Fine Arts and Architecture, Hyderabad
1971-72 Painting and Printmaking, M.S. University, Baroda.
(On a Lalit Kala Akademi Fellowship from Andhra Pradesh)

Exhibitions:

Selected Solo Exhibitions:
2005 – ‘Retrospective Show’, organized by Art Alive Gallery, Delhi
2003 – ‘Solo Show’, Arts India, New York
2003 – ‘Portraits’, Solo Show, Guild Art Gallery, Mumbai
2001 – ‘Memories of Telangana’, Sama, Delhi
2000 – ‘Mother’, Guild Art Gallery, Mumbai
1999 – ‘Solo Exhibition’, Gallery 678, New York
1998 – ‘My Telangana Images’, Mumbai
1998 – ‘Vision and Response’, Renaissance, Bangalore
1996 – Surya Gallery, Hyderabad
1996 – The Guild Art Gallery, Mumbai
1995-97 – Solo Exhibitions at Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad
1994-95 – Solo Exhibition, Crimson Gallery, Bangalore
1994-95 – Solo Exhibitions, I.T.C . Welcome Group, Hyderabad
1994 – Surya Gallery, Hyderabad and Gallerie 88, Kolkata
1992 – Solo Exhibition, Gallery Kufa, London
1992 – Solo Exhibitions at Kessel, Chennai and Mumbai
1991 – Solo Exhibition, Gallery Espace, Delhi
1990 – Solo Exhibition, Cymroza Art Gallery, Mumbai
1988-89 – Solo Exhibition, Max Mueller Bhavan, Hyderabad and Grindlays Bank Gallery, Chennai
1985 – One- Man Show of drawings, Kala Bhavan, Hyderabad
1982-83 – Solo Exhibition, Hyderabad Art Society, Hyderabad
1980 – Exhibition of charcoal drawings on Mother Series, Kala Bhavan, Hyderabad
1978 – Solo Exhibition of Ink and Wash drawings, Kala Bhavan, Hyderabad
1978 – Solo Exhibition of Prints, Alliance Francaise, Bangalore
1975-77 – Solo Exhibition of Ink Drawings, Kala Bhavan, Hyderabad
1974 – One-Man Show of Small Drawings, Hyderabad Art Society, Hyderabad
1972-73 – Solo Exhibition, Kala Bhavan, Hyderabad

Selected Group Exhibitions:
2004 – Group Shows in different Indian Cities and Overseas
1999 – Group Shows in Mumbai and Delhi
1998 – Group Show in Singapore
1995-97 – Group Show in London and elsewhere
1994-95 – Group Show, Gallery 88, Kolkata
1994-95 – ‘Contemporary Miniatures’™, CIMA Gallery, Kolkata
1991 – ‘Images of Rural India’, Max Mueller Bhavan, Hyderabad
1991 – ‘The Collectors Choice’, Society for Promotion of Art, Hyderabad
1990 – ‘Five Artists’, L.V. Prasad Eye Institute and CCMB, Hyderabad
1988-89 – Group Show, Salarjung Museum, Hyderabad

Participations:
1991 – VII Triennale, India
1988-89 – Biennale, Bharat Bhavan, Bhopal

Honours & Awards:
1993 – National Award For Painting
1988-89 – Biennale Award, Bharat Bhavan, Bhopal
1988-89 – National Award for Art Direction of Film ‘Daasi’
1985 – Award from Hyderabad Art Society, Andhra Pradesh Lalit Kala Academy
1982-83 – Award from Hyderabad Art Society, Andhra Pradesh Lalit Kala Academy
1979 – ‘Mahakoshal Kala Samithi’, Madhya Pradesh
1979 – Award from Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata
1979 – Award from Chitra Kala Parishad, Bangalore
1975-77 – Second award from Hyderabad Art Society, Andhra Pradesh Lalit Kala Academy

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