|M. Anand Swaroop|
· Artist by birth, photographer by profession and sculptor by practice.
· More than 25 exhibitions all over India over 30 years.
· First in the country to use photochemical on bromide as a medium of painting.
· Done series of oil painting on canvas with themes like Landscapes, Ganesha, Nudes, dances.
· Done paintings on disposed X-Ray sheets on themes likes Dances, Faces, Landscapes.
One –man shows:
Conducted various painting and photo-painting exhibitions in prominent art galleries across the country. The exhibitions received critical applause from the press & T.V as well as enthusiastic response from the art lovers. Some important shows include:
o Andhra Academy Of Arts, Vijayawada - 2010
o Siddhartha College, Vijayawada – 2007
o Indraprasth Art Gallery,Delhi-2005
o Bajaj Art Gallery, Mumbai - 2003, 1993
o Nehru Centre, Worli, Mumbai - 1999
o Lalit Kala Academy, N.Delhi - 1999, 1995, 1991
o Jahanhgir Art Gallery, Mumbai - 1997, 1992
o Triveni Gallery, New Delhi - 1993
o India international Center, Lodi Road, N.Delhi. - 1992
o Academy of Fine Arts, Calcutta - 1992
o Lalit Kala academy, Regional Center, Madras – 1991, 1990
o Kirti Art gallery FORE, B-18, Qutub Institutional area, N.Delhi - 1991
o Lalit kala Academy, Lucknow - 1989
o Rashtrapati Bhawan, New Delhi. - 1978
o Andhra Academy of Arts, Vijayawada - 1974
o Raj Bhawan, Hyderabad – 1968
o South Zone Cultural Center- Madras
o Mr.J.R.D.Tata- Bombay
o Austrian Embassy- New Delhi
o Bayer India Ltd.- Mumbai
o Blue Star Ltd.- Mumbai
o Wesleyan University, Middle Town –CT
o National Lalit Kala Academy- New Delhi
o Andhra Academy of Arts, Vijayawada
o Several private art galleries and collectors in Delhi & Madras
The works and profile appear in -
o Aritists Directory 1981 published by Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi
o Asias Whos Who of Men & Women of Achievement & Distinction.
o Livre d Orders Collectionneurs et Amateurs d’Art, Paris.
o Biography international.
o Table & Wall Calendars of IDPL 1995.
o Directory of Artists of Andhra Pradesh, published by Govt. of A.P. 2002.
o International Art Exhibition, Indian Artist Network, Jakarta, Singapore, Dubai - 2007
o National Kala Mela, LKA, New Delhi - 1994, 1986, 1978
o Indian Biennially of Photography Exhibition, LKA New Delhi - 1993
o Artist camps, Andhra Academy of Arts, Vijayawada – 1996, 1994, 1991, 1987
o Got several awards in painting and photography (state level) during 1961, 1965, 1969, 1976, 1981, 1982 & 1987.
o Awarded by Government of Andhra Pradesh in 1964, 1969 & 1976.
President, Andhra academy of Arts, Vijayawada
1999 - Present Heading the art academy (recog. by L.K.A. New Delhi) that is dedicated towards promoting art and artists by organizing annual exhibitions, seminars, artist camps and workshops.
· Diploma in Photography Govt.College of Fine Arts & Arch. J.N.T.U Hyderabad
· Certificate course in Color Photo Technology, Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehradun