P N Acharya

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P N ACHARYA

Born in Udupi – 1950, Undergone training in Medical Art from J J Hospital, Bombay – 1973, Diploma in Fine Art – 1974, Undergone course in Teaching in Drawing 1975, Obtaining I Rank in Art Master 1976, Professional Artist of  32 years standing.

EXHIBITIONS
Held over 7 One Man Shows i.e. at Udupi, Manipal, Bangalore, Mangalore, Mysore; besides 39 group shows i.e. at Bangalore, Bombay, Mysore, Manipal, Udupi, Kundapur.

PARTICIPATIONS
Twenty Seven – Artists camps i.e. at Bangalore, Manipal, St Mary’s Islands, Mangalore, Sonangeri, Karwar, Kasargod, Hampi.

Venugopal Temple, ManipalAWARDS PRIZES
Indian Dental poster Awards Delhi and All India Medical conference Best chart Award – Delhi 1975. Gold Medal for outstanding Artist Mangalore and Bharatmata painting Award Bangalore 1976. Best waer colour Award Bangalore 1977. Mangalapex Award 1980. Best chart Award – All India IV conference on voluntary sterilisation Manipal 1983. Outstanding young person Award Udupi, Manipal, Mangalore 1981, 1988, 1989.

COLLECTIONS
State Lalitakala Academy – Bangalore. Dasara exhibition office. Hotel Sharada International, Crimson Gallery Bangalore, Syndicate Bank H.O, Kasturba Medical College and Hospital – Manipal and Mangalore. Udayavani Manipal, Pals Manipal. Sri Sai Estate Bombay. MAHE – Manipal and U S A, England, West Germany, South Africa, Malaysia, Srilanka and Behrain.

INSTITUTIONAL
Founder member of South Kanara Art Council
Past President of Artist’s Forum
Consultant Artist of  K M C
Photography and Art Club Manipal
Director of Jr. Artist’s of Manipal.
Present Chief Artist of K M C Manipal.

P N Acharya
“Kalasannidhi”
Near Kote Knodankooru
P O Puttur, UDUPI – 576 125
Karnataka, India
Phone: +91 820 2581174 (R)