₹150,000.00 – ₹400,000.00
Born in Kerala, 1945.
Achuthan Kudallur, a writer turned painter is an abstract artist and continues to evolve his abstractions. His works signposts a different approach in his abstract mode of communication and there is never a dull moment in his canvases, making his works visually energetic. Over the years that Achuthan has been painting, he had never followed the beaten track, rather each canvas has remained a journey where he has proactively explored his perceptions, feelings, emotions and sentiments and translated it through his colours that bears affinity to his moods and emotions. His colours are equally evocative as he subtly plays with tones and shades with his reds, browns, blacks and glimmering whites to offer kaleidoscopic enchantment.
The canvas and its colors drew him towards becoming a serious abstract painter. He has held numerous solo shows, participated in several group shows and attended camps in India & abroad.
Won many awards, which includes the National Academy Award in 1988; Tamil Nadu Lalit Kala Akademi Award and served as the Commissioner for the 10th Indian International Triennial in 2001.
He lives and works in Chennai, India