Painting :


K.S.Appajaiah
(b.1954, Hunsur Kallahalli, Mysore)
Holds a Diploma in Fine Arts from CFA, KCP & Post-Diploma from Visvabharati University, Shantiniketan. He has participated in several shows at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, Kala Bhavan, Shantiniketan, Hues Art Gallery, Chennai, Regional Centre, Lalitkala Academy, Chennai, Crimson Gallery, Bangalore, West Minister Gallery, Windsor Manor, Bangalore He is a recipient of scholarships like State Lalitkala Akademi award (1983), Young Artist Honor Award (1981) and Lalitkala Academi scholarship to work at Garhi Studios, New Delhi. He is currently Lecturer at Dept. of Painting.
T.S.Prathibha
(1965, Bangalore)
Holds M. Fine (Painting), Kala Bhavan, Visvabharati, Santiniketan (1990). She has had Solo Shows at Chitrakala Parishath, Bangalore (2001) and Crimson, Bangalore (1999), a Duo show at The Easel Art Gallery, Chennai (1999). She has participated in group shows like State ‘Lalitkala Academy’ (2009), ‘Art for Cause’ FORHD (2007, 03), in aid of CUPA, ‘Sketches for the Millenium’, Chennai (2000), ‘Harmony Show’, Nehru Center, Mumbai (1999, 98). She has also been the active participant of several camps like Lalitkala Academy camp(2006), The Chancery Art Camp (2000). Her works have been shown at London, New York, New Delhi and Chennai. She is currently the Reader at Dept. Of Painting Email: pratibhats@gmail.com
Balekuduru Krishna Devadiga

Holds a PG Diploma (CFA) and has held three solo shows (at Bangalore, Chennai & New Delhi); and several group shows. He has participated in several workshops at Central (New Delhi), State & Lalitkala Academy (Bangalore), KCP & Regional Center (Chennai). He is a recipient of fellowship from Human Resource Department (Centrala LKA, 1984-85). His works are in the collection of NGMA, State & Central LKA & KCP. Currently he heads the Dept of Painting at CFA.
M.Raghurama
(b.1964, Bangalore, Karnataka)
Holds an MFA (Painting, 1992, M.S. University, Baroda) & BFA (Painting, 1990, CFA, Bangalore University). He is a recipient of Gold Medal in South Zone Youth Festival award (Mysore & Madras, ’89, 90), College Annual Exhibition (’90), 14th All Indian Exhibition of Fine Arts (’92), Nalvadi Krishnaraja Wodeyar’s Award by Century Club, Bangalore (2008). He has held several solo and group shows that include Contemporary Sculptors’ Forum (KCP, 2006), Chennai (2006), ‘Teachers’ Eye’ (2002), KLKA (2000), KLKA (’97), Human Form & Art (LKA, New Delhi, ’97), National Exhibition (’91), Group show (baroda, ’92), Dasara (’88). His works are in several collections in India and abroad. Currently he is a Lecturer in the Dept of Painting, CFA. Ph: +91 98451 58237,
V.R.C. Shekhar
(b.1953, Sringeri (Karnataka)
Holds a PG Diploma in Painting from College of Fine Arts. He is a well known art-journalist, renowned as a caricaturist, is a recipient of Mysore Dasara award (1975, ’77, ’88), Research grant awardee (in Graphics) (’86, ’87), Bangalore (’92), Calcutta (’87), Chennai (’86, ’87), Amritsar (’82) and New Delhi (’78). He has held several solo shows (1977, ’79, 80, ’81, ’82 & ’85). He was a Member of Karnataka Lalitkala Academy (1992-95), artist for Prajamatha weekly (’87-92) and his works are in various nationally acknowledged institutions at Chennai, Davanagere, Bangalore and New Delhi. He is currently a Lecturer in the Dept of Painting and is known for his Shringeri series of landscape-paintings.
Krishna Rajendra Kumar
(b. 13.09.1963)
He holds an MFA in Painting from Chitrakala Institute of Advanced Studies (2004) and BFA in Painting from CFA (1988). He has been part of several exhibitions like UGC Painting Workshop and Art Exhibition, (2008), ‘Kaleidoscope’, Kynkyny Art Gallery (2007), 47th Natinal Exhibition, Lalitakala Academy, Lucknow (2005), Fine Arts Executin, Fondacao Oriental Penjimin, Goa (2003), 71st All India Art Exhibition, AIFACS, New Delhi (1999). He has also been part of several camps organized jointly like Chitrakala Parishath and Centre for Contemporary Art Japan Foundation New Delhi by Japanese Artist Prof. Shinkhita Mora (1998). He has also been awarded Bharathi Excellence Award, Friendship Forum of India, New Delhi (2008), South Central Zone Cultural Centre, Nagpur (1999). Email: krishnarajendra2007@gmail.com Ph: 99720 16727
D. Rajagopal
(b.05.07.1967, Bangalore)
Holds a B.F.A (1990) and M.F.A (1993) degree in Painting from College of Fine Arts. He has been a participant of State level Painting Exhibition (1990), Conducted Painting workshop for children at MICO Fine Arts Club (1999), ‘Kargilgagi Karnataka’ Fund Raising Art Exhibition (1999), National Artist Camp and Exhibition at C.K.P (2001),Tsunami Artist Camp (2005), He was also a part of ‘Kannada Habba’ organized by Kannada Sahitya Parishath, Bangalore (2009), ‘Teachers eye’ Painting Workshop and Exhibition on the occasion of Teachers Day at CFA (2008), National Workshop at College of Fine Arts, organized by U.G.C (2007), ‘Landscape’ workshop conducted at Cubbon Park (2007). He is currently Lecturer at Dept. of Painting.
Munimohan. M
(b.05-09-1971)
Holds a MFA in Painting from College of Fine Arts. He is has had a solo exhibition titled ‘Fish and Woman’ at Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath (2006). He has been part of several group shows like ‘Prathama’, Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath, (2008), ‘The Eye Within’, Kolkata (2008), Prof M.S.Nanjunda Rao felicitation (2000), National Defence Fund at CKP (1999), 16th All India Fine Arts Exhibition organized by CKP (1995), 26th Annual Exhibition organized by Karnataka Lalitkala Academy, Bengaluru (1995) are the ones to mention amongst several others. He has also participated in several camps and workshops at State and National level. Works are in private and public collections at Chennai, Bombay, and foreign countries like Sri Lanka, USA and Singapore. Currently he is Lecturer at Dept. of Painting. Email: munimohan54@gmail.com Ph- 98450 84557
C.S. Rajesh

Holds a B.F.A degree (1996) & Post Diploma (2003) & (both from CFA). He has participated in U.G.C Painting workshop with K.S.Haridasan (2009), Painting workshop (2008), U.G.C ‘National Workshop’ (2007), Chitrasanthe (2007), ‘Tsunami’ artist camp & exhibition (2004) and “Teachers’ eye” (2004, all at CFA). He has painted portraits of C.Rajagopalachari, Thalekere Subramanyam, Thambuchetty, Dr.Shivarama Karantha & Jyothi Ramalingam. Has restored portrait paintings of Mysore Maharaja and has illustrated paintings for ZESS Company (2004). His works are in private and public collections in India and abroad. He is currently Lecturer at Dept. of Painting.