Kanyakumari Dist, Tamilnad
Rajasekharan holding two Guinness World records
"The Guinness World Records 'LARGEST EASEL' was made by Rajasekharan Parameswaran. It is 56.5 ft tall and 31 ft wide and holds the painting of EMS of size 50 ft width and 25 ft height and was measured on 19thApril 2008"
"The Guinness World Records 'LARGEST DEVIL'S KNOT (EDAKOODAM)' measured with each piece of the puzzle 7.30 m long, 0.60 m wide and 0.60 m high, and was achieved by Rajasekharan Parameswaran, at the Raviz, Kollam, Kerala, India on 27 December 2017. This is the second successful attempt at setting this record.
Born in Vilavancode Taluk in Kanyakumari, Rajasekharan is a self-taught artist with many accolades for his work.
Inspired by the works of Peter Paul Rubens and Rambrant, he started recreating his own world of realist portraits.
His portraits of the celebrities are highly praised and features in many celebrated private collections now.
Rajasekharan experimented with the mass culture of commercial art space of huge commercial hoardings all over
Kerala and Tamilnadu with the same ardent passion.Saddened by the fast disappearing culture of hand painted,
eco-friendly hoardings and its replacement by the massive manufacturing of flex boards, he ventured into the
unique project of painting the world's largest easel.
In 2017, he made "The Largest Devil's Knot(Edakoodam)". This is the second successful attempt at setting this record. ‘Edakoodam’ is a word familiar to most Malayalis, which means ‘a puzzle which is difficult to solve’. However,not many people know about a curious toy similar to the Rubik’s cube. Made up of six wooden blocks, the ‘edakoodam’, once dismantled, can be assembled to its original position only with proper mathematical skills.
His other passion, auteur cinema made him one of the most renowned art directors in the country. He has worked with the renowned
Indian filmmaker, Adoor Gopalakrishnan for many films and won many awards for his work as an art director.
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