ATUL PADIA 11 December 1967 CHARNIYA Gujarat INDIA Education 1990 BA Fine & 1992 MA Fine Illustration Faculty of Fine Arts The MS University of Baroda VADODARA Gujarat INDIA Training 1989 Advertising & Publicity Media MUMBAI INDIA Awards and Scholarships , 1987, 1988 Sayaji Iron Scholarship VADODARA Gujarat INDIA , 1991-92 Merit Scholarship The M.S. University of Baroda VADODARA Gujarat INDIA, 1991 Scholarship Gujarat Rajya Lalit Kala Academy Gandhinagar Gujarat INDIA, 1997 Awards for “India Turns 50 today”(Photography) National Photo Contest Photo Division Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Government of India NEW DELHI NDIA, 2014 Outstanding Artist Award (Painting) Gujarat Kala Pratisthan SURAT Gujarat INDIA, 2016 Kalanidhi Award Shri Chakraraj Films VADODARA Gujarat INDIA, 2018 International Awards(sculpture) “fan” an art symposium- Duqm Sebacic Duqum OMAN, 2019 3rd Gita Mahotsav International Traditional Art (Indian Motif – Gujarati MANDANA) Awards KURUKSHETRA Haryana INDIA.
Workshops & camps – 1991 Young Artist Landscape & Painting Camp at JUNAGADH Gujarat INDIA, 1994 Photography for Nature & Adventure Workshop WWF India VADODARA Gujarat INDIA, 1998 Young Artist Photography Camp at VALLABH VIDHYANAGAR Gujarat INDIA,1999 Young Artist Sketching Camp at JUNAGADH Gujarat INDIA, 2000 National Photography Workshop Youth Services & Cultural Activities Gujarat State at AHMEDABAD Gujarat INDIA, 2006 National Serigraphy Workshop at Kaleidoscope Art Gallery VADODARA Gujarat INDIA, 2009 Landscape Painting Camp art-N-tripe at MANDAVGADH Madhya Pradesh INDIA, 2009 3rd Art Camp Gujarat Kala Pratishthan at TULSISHYAM Gir Forest Gujarat INDIA, 2017 3rd National Wall Painting (Traditional – Tribal & Folk-Art) camp at South Zone Cultural Center THANJAVUR Tamil Nadu INDIA, 2019 3rd Gita Mahotsav International Traditional Art KURUKSHETRA Haryana INDIA, 2020 National Tribal Art Summit National Lalit Kala Akademi at DAHANU Maharashtra INDIA & many more… Solo shows More Than 12 Visual Art shows in INDIA Participations & Group shows More Than 138 various Art Exhibitions & Many Visual group shows in INDIA & ABROAD Since 1990 Curate Shows & Workshops National & International more than 108 show-workshop for Traditional – Contemporary & Tribal Arts Taught Summer Camps many various Art & Crafts at Government & Private Schools Play Centers Societies Trusts & Companies Judge since 1994 many various Art competitions at Schools Universities Academies and private Institutions Freelance Illustrator, 1992-93 ECD-LRC Project for Preschool Children Faculty of Home Science MSU VADODARA, 1994 to continue Akshra Graphics VADODARA & so many works for other Advertising Agencies Experience, 1998 to 2006 Visiting Faculty at CAE & Community Services M S University of Baroda VADODARA Gujarat INDIA, 2008-09 Resource Persons at The New Era Enrichment Center VADODARA Gujarat INDIA, 2009 Visiting Faculty at Postal Training Center VADODARA Gujarat INDIA, 2013-16 Visiting Faculty DMA-Club Navrachna School Sama VADODARA Gujarat INDIA.
Founder 2018 Art De Photo VADODARA Trustee, Faculty of Fine Arts Alumni Association VADODARA Gujarat INDIA, Miral Memorial Charitable Trust VADODARA Gujarat INDIA Member – Gandharvapur Artists’ Village SAPUTARA Dangs Gujarat INDIA, Aakriti Kala Sanshthan BHILWARA Rajasthan INDIA, Art Beats Foundation PUNE Maharashtra INDIA. Present Activity – Curate Art Camps/Workshops & Shows, Gujarati MANDANA Traditional Artist, Freelance Visual Artist, Graphic Designer, Photographer, Illustrator, Muralist, Sculptor Collector Match Box & Water bottle Labels/ Tags/ Motifs: Peacock – Elephant – Lotus & Cycle/ Logo-Symbols Publication Drawings Illustrations Caricatures & Photographs published in vivid Books Calendars & Periodicals etc… Collection in Private all over Country & Abroad.
Title – People Around Us
Medium – Acrylic on Canvas
Size – 20″ x 20″
Artwork Description – this time very danger to-gather … express to my feelings… try aware expose to situation …