List of Lalit Kala Akademi fellows

The Lalit Kala Akademi Fellowship, also, Lalit Kala Akademi Ratna (Sanskrit ratna, "gem") is an honour for the fine arts in India, given to eminent artists for their lifetime achievements in the field of visual arts. It is awarded by the Lalit Kala Akademi, India's National Academy of Art, it is the highest honour in the fine arts conferred by the Government of India.

Lalit Kala Akademi Fellowship (Ratna)
Award for individual contributions to Fine Arts
Awarded forHonour for the fine arts in India
Sponsored byLalit Kala Akademi, Government of India
First awarded1955
Last awarded2006
Highlights
First winnerJamini Roy (1955)

The ‘Fellow,’ carries a purse-money of Rs.25,000/-, a citation and a plaque. The Fellow is honoured with a portfolio about their major art works. The first elected fellow, in 1955, was the artist Jamini Roy.

List of FellowsEdit

No. Name of the Fellow Year

  1. Jamini Roy 1955
  2. Nandalal Bose 1956
  3. D. P. Roy Chowdhury 1962
  4. Kuppali Venkatappa 1962
  5. Akbar Padamsee 1962
  6. O. C. Ganguly 1963
  7. Vinayak Pandurang Karmarkar 1964
  8. S. L. Haldar 1964
  9. Rai Kishan Dass 1964
  10. G. Venkatachalam 1965
  11. C. Sivaramamurti 1965
  12. Benode Behari Mukherjee 1970
  13. Ravi Shankar Raval 1970
  14. Anil Karanjai 1972
  15. N. S. Bendre 1974
  16. Mulk Raj Anand 1974
  17. Umesh Chopra 1975
  18. Ram Kinker Baij 1976
  19. Kanwal Krishna 1976
  20. Kattingeri Krishna Hebbar 1976
  21. K. C. S. Paniker 1976
  22. M. F. Hussain 1978
  23. Dhanraj Bhagat 1978
  24. B. C. Sanyal 1980
  25. Karl J. Khandalavala 1980
  26. V. R. Amberkar 1980
  27. P. T. Reddy 1980
  28. Kashmiri Khosa 1981[1]
  29. K. S. Kulkarni 1982
  30. S. Dhanapal 1982
  31. Sankho Chaudhuri 1982
  32. Prodosh Dasgupta 1982
  33. M. S. Randhawa 1982
  34. K. H. Ara 1984
  35. S. H. Raza 1984
  36. K. G. Subramanyan 1985
  37. K. Sreenivasulu 1985
  38. Shaivax Chavda 1986
  39. Paritosh Sen 1986
  40. Mukul Dey 1987
  41. Svetoslav Roerich 1987
  42. Dr. K. M. Gopal 1988 [2]
  43. Ram Gopal Vijaiwargiya 1988
  44. Ranbir Singh Bisht 1988
  45. Bimal Dasgupta 1990
  46. Radha Mohan (art teacher) 1990
  47. A. S. Raman 1993
  48. Amar Nath Sehgal 1993
  49. Kapila Vatsyayan 1995
  50. Anand Dev 1995
  51. Dinkar Shankar Thopte 1996
  52. Sheshirao Biradar 1997
  53. A. Ramachandran 2002
  54. Bikash Bhattacharjee 2003
  55. Keshav Malik 2004
  56. Srihari Bholekar 2004
  57. Jeram Patel 2007
  58. M. V. Krishnan 2007[3]
  59. Ram Kumar 2011 [4]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kashmiri Khosa, an artist with great imagination". 26 November 2016.
  2. ^ UK, Kalaimaiyam (5 November 2017). "Tantric Sculptor Dr. K. M. Gopal An Artist A Rebellion A Dare Devil : Kalaimaiyam UK : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming : Internet Archive". Internet Archive. Retrieved 16 October 2019.
  3. ^ "13 eminent artists given Lalit Kala Ratna awards". www.oneindia.com. 10 September 2007. Retrieved 15 June 2016.
  4. ^ "List of Fellowship Awardees". Archived from the original on 27 March 2014. Retrieved 25 March 2012.

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