Mr. Ravinder Singh

HoD
Visual and Performing Arts

Qualification

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

Subject Expertise

1) Organizing secretary of International Art Sojourn– 2018” at organized by Department Visual and Performing Art, Cuttack from 25 January to 03rd February 2018.
2) Organizing secretary of “Impressions- 2K17- All India Art Exhibition, organized by Department of Visual & Performing Arts, Sri Sri University, Cuttack, Odisha, on 21-26, August 2017 which was inaugurated by Pooja Gurudev H. H. Ravishankar Ji.
3) Organizing secretary of “Impressions- 2K18- All India Art Exhibition, organized by Department of Visual & Performing Arts, Sri Sri University, Cuttack, Odisha, on 27 September to 3rd October 2018 which was inaugurated by Pooja Gurudev H. H. Ravishankar Ji. 

Interests

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

Awards

– National award for painting in Orissa Modern Art Gallery’s Annual Art exhibition from 8-11 December 2017 on the occasion of World Artist (Shipi) Divas.
– Felicitation by Padma Shree Raghunath Mahapatra as a “Noted Artist” of the generation for the contribution towards the art field of India on the eve of Dhauli National Art Festival- 2017, at Dhauli College of Art & Crafts, Bhubaneshwar. The catalogue was unveiled by a well-known lawyer, writer, philosopher, poet and Member of Parliament (Bhuvaneshwar), Sh. Prasanna Kumar Patasani.

Other Accomplishments

Memberships:

– Member, Obama foundation, New York
– Member Firduasi Tabassum Art and Environment foundation, Bhubaneshwar
– Member Lalit Kala Akademy, Chandigarh
– Member Utshah Foundation for contemporary art, Bhubaneswar

National Participations:

– Participated in DOODLE : 7th National Exhibition of Contemporary Art at premises of Rastriya Lalit Kala Akademi, Bhubaneswar from 25-31 December 2017 organised by a contemporary Artist Group of North East.
– Participated in “Impressions- 2K17- All India Art Exhibition, organized by Department of Visual & Performing Arts, Sri Sri University, Cuttack, Odisha, on 21-26, August 2017.

International Participations:

– Participated in “International Dhauli Art Festival- 2018 organised by Dhauli College of Arts & Crafts, Dhauli, Bhubaneswar from 10-12 March 2018 at its campus.
– Participated in 10 days “International Painting Workshop – “International Art Sojourn– 2018” at organized by Department Visual and Performing Art, Cuttack from 25 January to 03rd February 2018. Countries participated like: France, Sri Lanka, Northern Ireland, Tunisia, Vietnam, Morocco, Macau, Nepal, Australia, & India.
– Participated as “Invited Artist” in the Bhubaneswar International Art Fair’s- 2018 pre-launching event An Interlude, 26-30 November 2017, organised by Suvadara art Gallery at regional centre of Rashtriya Lalit Kala Akademi, Bhubaneswar.
– Participated as “Invited Artist” in the International Art Exhibition- 2017. Organised by artist “Association of Odisha”, 2-5 July 2016, at regional centre of Rashtriya Lalit Kala Akademi, Bhubaneswar.
– Participated in International Contemporary Art Exhibition organized by Jammu & Kashmir Art Council, at Srinagar, 2015.
– Participated in an International Exhibition in Denmark entitled “Contemporary Art from India and Abroad”, 2008.