S.KRISHNAPPA (b.1945 )
S.Krishnappa's works are synonymous with pure joy.This prolific artist captures the many moods of the Indian culture with sheer mastery. His art is filled with music, dance and celebration which are an integral part of Indian culture.
The arabesques of his MAhal series won him national recognition and he has an enviable repertoire of techniques that he uses with consummate ease.
Krishnappa has worked in different medium and forms like portraiture, landscape , figurative and abstracts.
He has won many prestigious awards including the Lalit Kala Akademi Award, 1981 and 1983.
He lives and works in Bengaluru.