Pushpa (B.1941), a professor by vocation, tackles mostly themes that blend man and nature.
In a career spanning over 40 years, Pushpa Dravid has held over 40 exhibitions in India and abroad, besides winning 14 prestigious awards, including the Karnataka Lalit Kala Akademi award.
After her post-graduation in fine arts from Ujjain university, she started as a teacher in Bengaluru before taking up paintings seriously. She was a teacher at the Bengaluru University from 1968 to 2001.
Pushpa lives and works in Bengaluru.