Click to close

K M Adimoolam

Education 

1960-66 Government College of Arts & Craft, Chennai

Exhibitions 
2012 'One Eye Sees, the Other Feels', The Viewing Room, Mumbai
2010 'Who Has Seen Gandhi?', presented by Tangerine Art Space at Raj Bhavan; KynKyny Art Gallery and Tangerine Art Space, Bangalore
2010 'K M Adimoolam: A Retrospective', Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
2009 'Indian Harvest', presented by Crimson- The Art Resouce, Bangalore at SG Private Banking, Singapore
2008 ''From Beyond The Vindhyas'', Ganges Art, Kolkata

Selected Solo Exhibitions 
2007 ‘Lines form an Artistic Life’, The Drawings of Adimoolam, Book release and Exhibition, The Mint, New Delhi
2007 ‘Abstract’, Art Motif, New Delhi
2006 Solo Show, Saffronart, New York as well as Online Show at Saffronart.com
2005 Berkeley Square Gallery, London
2003 Crimson Art Resource with Windsor Sheraton, Bangalore
2000 Art Heritage, New Delhi
1999 Crimson Art Gallery, Bangalore
1997 Retrospective Exhibition of Drawings (1962-1996) organized by Values Art Foundation, Chennai and jointly sponsored by Crimson Art Resource and Max Muller Bhavan, Bangalore
1994 British Council, Chennai
1993 Crimson Art Gallery, Bangalore
1987 Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
1981 Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
1969 Sarala Art Centre, Chennai
1969 100 Drawings on Gandhiji to Mark his Birth Centenary
1966 First Solo Show, Chennai 

Group Exhibitions
2007 ‘Six Abstract Artists ‘ Show’, Akar Prakar Gallery, Kolkata
2006 India Fine Arts, Mumbai
2006 Art Motif, New Delhi
2006 Organized by Vinyasa Gallery, Chennai at New Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai
2004 ‘Indian Artists’ Show’, Prakriti Gallery, Hong Kong
2004 ‘Still Life’, Art Motif, New Delhi
2004 Art Motif Gallery, New Delhi
2003 ‘Five Chennai Artists ‘ Show’, Vinyasa Gallery, Chennai
2003 Indian and Korean artists at Korea
2002 ‘Three Artists’ , Anant Art Gallery, New Delhi
2002 ''Landscapes'', Art-Motif, New Delhi
2001 Art-Motif, New Delhi
1999 ‘Six Indian Artists’, London by Maya Art Gallery
1999 ‘Small Formats’, group show of 6 artists at Chennai, Bangalore, Mumbai and Hyderabad, by Art in Crafts, Bangalore
1997 ''Major Trends'', group show to commemorate 50 years of India''s Independence by Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
1997 ''Major Trends'', group show to commemorate 50 years of India''s Independence, jointly sponsored by Crimson Art Resource and Max Muller Bhavan, Bangalore
1996 Exhibition to raise funds for Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
1996 ''Madras-An Emotion'', organized by Values Art Foundation, Chennai
1995 ''Gandhiji in Postcard'', Traveling Exhibition at Various Cities in India
1995 Group show of Indian Artists organized by Sarala''s Art Centre at Tokyo, Japan
1995 ‘Three Indian Artists Show’, Maya Gallery, Hong Kong
1995 ''Save the Children'', Charity Exhibition at Mumbai
1993 ''Wounds'', Centre of International Modern Art (ClMA), Kolkata
1992 Sakshi Gallery, Bangalore
1992 Southern Region Art Exhibition by Birla Academy of Art and Culture, Kolkata
1991 ''9 Indian Artists'' by Walk-in-Gallery, Singapore
1991 ''Rimbaud-91 '', organized by Alliance France De Chennai, in Chennai and France
1990 Sakshi Gallery, Chennai
1990 Dhoomimal Art Centre, New Delhi
1990 & 91 ''Touch Stone'' shows by Sakshi Gallery Chennai and Bangalore
1989 ''Nature and Environment'', exhibition organized by Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
1988 Sakshi Gallery, Chennai
1983, 84 ''Sketch Book Series'' (drawings) Sarala Art Centre Chennai and Kritika Art Gallery, Bangalore
1983 Art Heritage Show, New Delhi
1973 Seven South Indian Painters, Australia
1972 Twenty Five Years of Indian Art, New Delhi 

Joint Exhibition
2003 Forum Art Gallery, Chennai
2001 Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
1995 Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
1993 Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
1991 Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai 

Participations
1987 19th Sao Paulo Biennale, Brazil
1986 Sixth Triennale India, New Delhi
1986-89 Kala Yatra Show, Bangalore
1963-85 National Exhibition of Art, New Delhi

Honours and Awards
1979 National Award, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi,
1978 Lalit Kala Academy, Chennai
1973 Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata
1965, 66 Hyderabad Art Society''s Award, Hyderabad
1965, 66 Mumbai Art Society''s Award, Mumbai
1965 Lalit Kala Academy, Chennai
1964 Lalit Kala Academy, Chennai
1963 Chitra Kala Parishad, Bangalore
1963 Lalit Kala Academy, Chennai
Child or middle-aged man, my heart and mind are filled with nature, at every moment. It is a wonderful experience; this love and awe that provoke my ever creative and anxious mind to penetrate the reality that lies beyond our vista. Thus, my canvases mirror my mind's journey through Nature - not as realistic landscapes or seascapes but planes of colors creating an esoteric aura on a transcendental level. For two decades, my concept has been evolving unilaterally with mere technical innovation and a different exploitation of hues.

Untitled

Painting
    • Artwork No.
    • VAC2044
    • Style
    • Abstract
    • Surface
    • Canvas
    • Medium
    • Acrylic
    • Size
    • 102 cms X 86 cms
    • 40 Inches X 34 Inches
    • Price
    • On Request

Artist Statement

Child or middle-aged man, my heart and mind are filled with nature, at every moment. It is a wonderful experience; this love and awe that provoke my ever creative and anxious mind to penetrate the reality that lies beyond our vista. Thus, my canvases mirror my mind's journey through Nature - not as realistic landscapes or seascapes but planes of colors creating an esoteric aura on a transcendental level. For two decades, my concept has been evolving unilaterally with mere technical innovation and a different exploitation of...
Read More

About : K M Adimoolam

Education  1960-66 Government College of Arts & Craft, Chennai Exhibitions  2012 'One Eye Sees, the Other Feels', The Viewing Room, Mumbai 2010 'Who Has Seen Gandhi?', presented by Tangerine Art Space at Raj Bhavan; KynKyny Art Gallery and Tangerine Art Space, Bangalore 2010 'K M Adimoolam: A Retrospective', Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai 2009 'Indian Harvest', presented by Crimson- The Art Resouce, Bangalore at SG Private Banking, Singapore 2008 ''From Beyond The Vindhyas'', Ganges Art, Kolkata Selected Solo Exhibitions  2007 ‘Lines form an Artistic Life’, The Drawings of Adimoolam, Book release and Exhibition, The Mint, New Delhi 2007 ‘Abstract’, Art Motif, New Delhi 2006 Solo Show, Saffronart, New York as well as Online Show at Saffronart.com 2005 Berkeley Square Gallery, London 2003 Crimson Art Resource with Windsor Sheraton, Bangalore 2000 Art Heritage, New Delhi 1999 Crimson Art Gallery, Bangalore 1997 Retrospective Exhibition of Drawings...
Read More
All Rights Reserved - Visions Art 2014
Site Designed Momentum ads