Babu Namboodiri K


Portrait of Kithu Prakash

Title : Portrait of Kithu Prakash

Painting Type : Acrylic on Canvas

Size : 24'' x 12''

Price : 30000

Portrait of Nirmala

Title : Portrait of Nirmala

Painting Type : Acrylic on Canvas

Size : 24'' x 12''

Price : 30000

Un Told Stories From My Auto Biographical Notes

Title : Un Told Stories From My Auto Biographical Notes

Painting Type : Acrylic on Canvas

Size : 47'' x 59''

Price : RS 1.40 Lacs

Babu-Namboodiri-KBabu Namboodiri K

Born in Kerala State, India, 1964

Graduation in painting (BFA) from College of Fine Arts. Trivandrum, Kerala in 1987.
Post Graduation in Painting (MFA) from College of Art, New Delhi in 1990.
Since then he was a Research fellow at National Museum Institute, New Delhi in 1991.
Faculty position (Lecturer and Head of The Department) in paintingat Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit. Kerala in 1997.
Returned to India and rejoined the teaching job at Sree Sankaracharya University. Kerala in 2000.

Camps and other communication programmes participated.
National Painters Camp at International Roerich Memorial Trust, Naggar, Kullu organozed by Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi in 2008.
Artists Installation Camp at Chennai organised by Gallery Dakshinachitra Chennai in 2006.
Visit to The Republic of Maldives and communication with artists organized by gallery Palazzo, Chennai in 2006.
Artists Interactive camp On Shadow Leather Puppetry at Chennai organized by Central Lalitkal;a Academi at Regional Centre, Chennai in 2006.
Artists Camp at Peechi, Kerala. Organized by Kerala Lalitkala Academi in 2005.
International Artists Camp at Bangalore, Organized during Triennale India by Central Lalitkala Academi in 2004.
National Artists Camp and Exhibition Organised by Gallery Sara Arackal at Bangalore in 2003.
Regional Artists Camp Organized by Kerala Lalitkala Academi at Kochuveli, Trivandrum. Kerala in 2002.
International Artists Camp at Kiyo Haru Sirakaba Bijutsukan, Yamana Shi-Ken, Japan in 2000.
Artists Camp Organised by Chitra Kala Parishat, New Delhi in 1989.
Camp Organised by Kerala Lalitkala Academi at Kollam, Kerala in 1987.
The purchase award of All India Fine arts and Crafts association, New Delhi in 2003.
Japanese Govt. Scholarship to study art in Japan in 1998-2000.

Presented research papers in seminars, Published, conducted slideshows and talks in various occasions.

Paintings in various acquisitions.

Individual Exhibitions :

Gallery Name Location Year
Birla Academi Of art and Culture Kolkata 2005
Regional Centre, Lalit Kala Akademi Chennai 2004
Lalit Kala Akademi Gallery Trivandrum 2004
Busan City Citizens hall, Busan Korea 2003
Art Space Rashinban Gallery, Kyobashi Tokyo Japan 1999
Chitrakala Parishat Bangalore 1997
Jehangir Art Gallery Bombay 1994
Colege of Fine Arts Trivandrum 1991
Lalitkala Academy, Rabindra Bhavan New Delhi 1989
College of Fine Arts Trivandrum 1987
Lalitkala Academy, Rabindra Bhavan New Delhi 1987
Kalapeetom Kochi 1985
College of Fine Arts Trivandrum 1982

Participated in Several International Exhibitions :

Gallery Name Location Year
International group exhibition by Asiatic society of Bangladesh Dhaka 2008
Group show at National Gallery of Art Malie 2006
Arad Biennale Romania 2005
International artist’s camp and exhibition in Bangalore and Delhi by Central Lalithakala Academi, New Delhi 2005
Ex-Libris, Exhibition Mexico 2003
Organised an exhibition of artist friends from Eight Countries Trivandrum 2002
Japanese Contemporary Artists Association at Galerie le Petite Paris, France 2002
A Group Exhibition Conducted by Korean Embassy (Silk Gallery) Tokyo, Japan 2001
Dawn of Asian age. Group Exhibition Conducted By Chuwa Art Gallery Tokyo, Japan 2001
International artist’s exhibition organised by Yoshi Art Foundation Art Gallery Tokyo, Japan 2000
Group Exhibition at Kyobashi Tokyo, Japan 1999
International Artists Symposium at Kyoharu Sirakaba Bijutsukan, Yamana-Shi Ken Japan 1999
International exhibition organised by Sahmat in various places as 50th Year of India’s independence celebrations New Delhi 1998
8th Triennale India, New Delhi 1994
6th Asian Art Biennale Dhaka, Bangladesh 1993

Participated in a Number of Group Exhibitions :

Gallery Name Location Year
Dakshina Chitra Chennai
Birla Academy of Art and Culture Kolkata
Gallery Palazzo Chennai
AIFACS New Delhi
Sahmat New Delhi
Gallery Sara Arakkal Bangalore
Kerala Lalitha Kala Academi Kerala 2002
Lalit Kala Regional Centre Chennai
Reliance Industries Mumbai
National Gallery Of Modern Art New Delhi
LTG Art Gallery New Delhi
College of Art New Delhi
Chitra Kala Parishat New Delhi
Conducted two Person Show at Jehangir Art Gallery Mumbai
  • Awarded research Scholarship and lecture ship by UG C in 1990.
  • Awarded Scholarship from HRD during MFA at College of Art, New Delhi in 1988.
  • Awarded First prize (Silver Medal) in the Annual art Exhibition of College of Art, New Delhi in 1989.
  • Awarded merit (Certificate) the State annual art exhibition by Kerala Lalithakala Academi in 1987.
  • Awarded State Annual award and Medal in 1986.