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 K. G. Subramanyan  (1924 - )

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Lived/Active: India      Known for: abstract figure and genre painting

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Born on 15 February, 1924, in Kerala, Subramanyan studied under the tutelage of Benode Behari Mukherjee, Nandalal Bose and Ramkinkar Baij at Santiniketan.  He graduated from Kala Bhavan, Visva Bharati University, there in 1948 after receiving his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the Presidency College in Chennai. In 1955, he received a British Council Research Fellowship to the Slade School of Art at the University of London.

Since his graduation, Subramanyan’s work has been exhibited in over fifty solo shows, the most recent including those presented by Seagull Foundation for the Arts in collaboration with Nandan Gallery at Kala Bhavana, Kolkata, in 2009; ‘The Painted Platters’ at the Guild Art Gallery, Mumbai, in 2007; and ‘The Magic of Making’ at the Seagull Arts and Media Resource Centre, Kolkata, and Rabindra Bhavan, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi, also in 2007.

Subramanyan lives and works in Baroda.

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Born in 1924, and trained at the Kala Bhawan, Santinikentan, and the Slade School of Art, London, his teachers were masters Ramkinkar Baij and Nandalal Bose. He has received various prestigious honours during his career including the Medallion of Honourable Mention, Sao Paulo Biennale, Brazil (1961); the National Award Lalit Kala Academy award (1965),; the Fellowship of J.D Rockerfeller III Fund (1966); the Padma Shree from the Government of India (1975); Honorary Doctorates from Rabindra Bharati University (1992) and Banaras Hindu University (1997); the Kala Ratna, from Lalit Kala Academy (2005); and most recently, the Padma Bhushan in 2006. His works are in many collections around the world including the V & A (London), NGMA (Delhi), Birla Academy of Art & Culture (Calcutta), Musee de l’Art (France).
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