Artists

 


Dimpy Menon

 

Qualification
Graduated in Fine Arts, Govt. College of Arts and Crafts, Madras, with 1st rank in 1986.

Scholarship

Venkatappa Art Gallery & Museum, 1983-84.

Workshop
Invited to participate in Workshops at all-India level in sculpture, painting, ceramics and graphics.

Main Exhibitions

Solo
Max Mueller Bhavan, Bangalore, 1981
Windsor Manor, Bangalore, 1985
Grindlays Gallery, Chennai, 1986
Adyar Park, Chennai, 1986
Windsor Manor, Bangalore, 1986
Sakshi, Chennai, 1988
Private show, Dubai, 1994
Private show Bangalore, 1994
Renaissance, Bangalore, 1995
Time and Space, Bangalore, 1997
Manipal Gallery, Bangalore, 1999
Vinyasa Gallery, Chennai, 2001
Westminster Gallery, Bangalore, 2001

Group
British Council, 2-person show, 1987
Bombay Bajaj Gallery, 3-person show, 1987
Corporate Collections Chennai, 1991
Dubai International Art Centre, 1994
36 years of Cholamandal, Chennai (invitee), 2002
Mehta Gallery, Chennai, 2002
Vinyasa Gallery Annual Exhibition, 2002
Lalit Kala Working Artists Exhibition, 2002

Other

Exhibited at national and state annual exhibitions since 1984

Commissions:
6 ft. Bronze sculpture for TVS Group (Sundaram Clayton)
Sheet-Metal Sculpture for Durametallic (for 2 office premises)
Ceramic & Glass murals for Natsem
Bronze mural for Natsem
Bronze Sculpture for Ogilvy & Mather
2 large glass murals for National Semiconductors, Leela Palace, Bangalore
2 large hand-painted terracotta murals for Cafetaria, National Semiconductors, Bangalore

Awards:
State Award for sculpture, 1998
State Award for drawing, 1991

Collections

Corporate:
Grindlays Bank, Chennai Biocon, Bangalore Durametallic, Chennai Sundaram Clayton, Chennai

Institutions:

Davangere College of Arts, Karnataka
Lalit Kala Academy, Delhi
Lalit Kala Academy, Chennai
In private collections in India and abroad