Name: Chinmaya B R
Born: 1976, Chitradurga, Karnataka, India.
Working Styles: Figurative and Neo Expressionism & Contemporary
Selected Works: Farmhouse, Yellow Field, Innocence, In the Garden,
Indian Women Series, Bhopal Gas Tragedy Series,
Dashavatara series and Horse series.
Address: Chinmaya B R
Flat No. 204, B-block (Staff Quarters)
SGT Dental College Campus
Budhera, Gurgaon. India.
Mobile: 09671065622, 09739962862
Born in Chitradurga, Karnataka, Chinmaya B. R. studied art in Chitradurga and Davangere. In his early art career he has made the portraits of his friends and colleagues and his paintings, portraits and landscapes show the strong influence of Van Gogh.
Later he studied Post Modern and Contemporary art styles in Bangalore and Bhopal and incorporated the principles of cubism and expressionism in his works. His paintings express his deep compassion and concern for the downtrodden and victimized people of the society which can be seen in his series works on Indian Women, Bhopal Gas Tragedy. His mystique love for the Indian mythology can be seen in his series Dashavatara. His passion for nature and forms expressed in Horse Series.
His subjects for paintings are contemporary and depict the concern for the current problems of our society like Child Labor, Crimes on Women, Social insecurity, Agony and grievances of underprivileged people, Ill effects of War, Social injustice etc. Currently he lives and works in New Delhi.
Events and Exhibitions
Attended Summer Paitning camp in Davangere - 2000
Attended painting Camp at Badami and Pattadakallu – 2001
Annual Exhibition, School of Fine Arts, Chitradurga -2003
Participation in Art Fair, Bangalore - 2004
Participation in Art Fair, Bangalore - 2005
Annual Exhibition, School of Fine Arts, Chitradurga -2006
Group Exhibition at Dashahera, Chitradurga - 2007
Solo Exhibition in Virajpet, Coorg - 2008
Solo Exhibition in Virajpet, Coorg - 2009
Group Exhibition at Dashahera, Mysore - 2010
Solo Exhibition in Bhopal – 2012
Solo Exhibition at India Habitat Center, New Delhi - 2013