Ravinder Singh
HoD - Visual and Performing Arts & Assistant Professor
Courses Taught: BFA (Bachelor of Fine Arts) and BArch

Education

BFA (Painting) MFA (Painting) from Panjab University, Chandigarh with University Position,
UGC - Net Qualified
Pursuing PhD from Dept. of Fine Arts, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra, Haryana

Interests

Drawing, Sketching, Painting along with cricket and hiking & trekking activities. Interest in research activities specially associated with Fine Arts.

Career Highlights

• Organizing secretary of “International Workshop and Symposium”, conducted by Department of Fine Arts, Kurukshetra university, Kurukshetra, on 5th-6th, February, 2016 in which artists of 13 Countries participated. Taught both theory and practical to BFA & MFA students in Kurukshetra University for six years
• Coordinator of Inter-Zonal Youth Festival, held in Dev Samaj College for Women, Ferozepur (Punjab), 2010
• Worked as Acting-HoD at Dev Samaj College for Women, Ferozepur City (Punjab), 2009-2010
• Organizing Committee Head for Annual Art Exhibition, held at Vivek High School, Chandigarh, 2009
• Worked as Acting-HoD at Vivek High School, Chandigarh
• Worked as Acting-HoD at Doon International School, Mohali
• Organizing Committee Head for Annual Art Exhibition, held at Pinegrove School, Dist. Solan, (Himachal Pradesh), 2001, 2002, 2003, 2007
• Officiated in various Inter-School Athletics Meets and Cricket Matches at Pinegrove School (Himachal Pradesh)

Other Accomplishments

Awards Received
• Received Punjab State award for Painting in the “On-Line National Competition” organized by Praffulla Dhanukar Foundation, 2016
• Award in All India Art Exhibition, North Region, for Painting in 2005, Centurion Bank of Punjab, Chandigarh
• Punjab State Award in Millennium Drawing Exhibition-April-2000, Punjab Lalit Kala Academy, Chandigarh
• Award in All India Art Exhibition, North Region, for Painting in 2000, Bank of Punjab, Chandigarh

Scholarships
Garhi Grant scholarship for painting from National Lalit kala Akadami, New Delhi-2007-2008

Membership
Permanent Voting member of National Lalit Kala Akadami, New Delhi since 2007

National Participations
• 51st National Art Exhibition of Art, March, 2008, organized by National Lalit Kala Akadami, New Delhi, at Goa
• 42nd National Art Exhibition of Art, March 2000, organized by National Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi, at Jaipur