Kavita Singh

 

 

Born: 15th Nov. 1980 at Shimla, H.P.

 

Educational Qualification:

  • Punjab University, Chandigarh -2001. Topped the University(Roll of Honour).
  • Masters in Fine Arts (Painting &Graphics Print Making) Gold Medalist. Trilok Singh Chitarkar Award -2003.
  • University Grants Commission (NET) -2004.
  • Course in Computers Application ET&T Govt. of India Enterprise, New Delhi.

Awards:

  • Prestigious Award All India Art Exhibition by All India Fine Arts & Crafts Society, New Delhi & Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademi, Chandigarh-2002 in Graphics & Print Making.
  • Award All India Exhibition of Art Himachal State Museum & Deptt. of languages & Culture, Shimla (H.P.)-2002.
  • Award Textile Designing & Printing Vocational Cell & Education Department, Chandigarh Admn. -1997.
  • Award in Poster Competition NSS, Chandigarh & Ministry of Sports & Youth affairs-2003.
  • Award in Poster competition Health Deptt. Chandigarh Admn. on World AIDS Day -1998.
  • Celebrations of India’s 50 years of Independence Social Welfare Deptt. U.T. Chandigarh-First prize poster contest.
  • International poster contest United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) & NCERT- Merit Certificate.
  • International Poster Contest on Natural Calamity International Calamity Control, Tehran, Iran-Merit Certificate.
  • International Stamp Designing Contest-1998 Deptt. ofTelecommunication & Posts, Tokyo, Japan-Merit Certificate.
  • First Prize & Cash Award AIDS Awareness Poster Contest G.C.A. Chandigarh & AIDS Control Cell, Health Deptt. U.T. Chandigarh. 96,98.
  • First Prize & Cash Award in Poster Contest on Road safety Chandigarh Traffic Police & Ministry of Surface Transport & Roads. 1995,96,97,98,2000.
  • First Prize Cartoon Contest P.U. Youth Festival in 1998,99,2000,2001.
  • First Prize Poster Contest N.S.S., Pbi. Univ. Patiala. 2003.
  • Poster Competition on U.N.O. Day Spiritual Assembly of Bahais Chandigarh-First Prize 1994,97.
  • Cartoon Contest Chandigarh Librarians Association-Cash Award.
  • Poster Competition on Low Cost Technology for Rural Development T.T.T.I Chandigarh & Deptt. of Rural Development -First Prize.
  • Painting competition Kores India Ltd, Bombay-First Prize.
  • Fevicryl Painting Contest- 1996 First Prize.
  • Chandigarh Carnival-1996,97,98,99 First Prize Poster Contest.
  • First Prize Festival of Roses Poster Contest Chandigarh Admn.-1995,96,97.
  • Poster Competition Environment Society of India, Chandigarh & UNEA-First Prize.
  • Kite Making Competition Environment Society of India, Chandigarh -First Prize.
  • Poster Contest on Eye Donation Eye Bank Society, Chandigarh-Cash Award.
  • Hero & Avon cycle Cartoon contests-Cash Award.
  • Poster contest on Anti-Leprosy Day District Leprosy Society, Chandigarh -First Prize- 1997.
  • Cartoon contest Deptt. of Youth Welfare, P.U. Chandigarh-Merit Certificate.
  • Festival of Gardens, U.T. Chandigarh Cartoon Contest-First Prize.
  • Painting Competition Nehru Bal Sangh, Chandigarh-Merit Certificate.

Solo Exhibitions:

  • Exhibition of Masks at Indus Ind Bank Art Gallery, Chandigarh.
  • Exhibition of Paintings &Masks org. by Indian Council for Child Welfare, 1998 on World Disabled Day.
  • Exhibition of Poster-Poems on Kargil Heroes Hotel Sunbeam Lobby, Chandigarh.
  • Exhibition of Masks &Paintings Banasar Art Gallery, Sheesh Mahal, Patiala org. by NZCC.
  • Exhibition of Masks &Paintings Museum &Art Gallery, Pbi. Univ. Patiala.
  • Exhibition of Masks &Paintings Panjab Lalit Kala Akademi Galleries Punjab KalaBhawan, Chandigarh-2001.
  • Exhibitions of Paintings, Govt. Museum &Art Gallery, Chandigarh.

Artists Workshops and Participation:

  • 50 Years of Art in Independent India-An Exhibition of Paintings, Drawings Graphics & Sculptures All India Fine Arts & Crafts Society, New Delhi & Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademi-1997.
  • All India Exhibition of Art Himachal State Museum & Deptt of Languages & Culture, Shimla (H.P.) 1996, 97, 98, 2000.
  • COLOURS OF HERITAGE- an All India Exhibition of Art Bank of Punjab, Chandigarh-1998.99,2000,2001.
  • From “BOWELS OF THE EARTH”-A Ceramics Workshop & Exhibition Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademi-1996.
  • All India Drawings Exhibition-2001 Punjab Lalit Kala Akademi.
  • National Drawing Exhibition Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademi 2001.
  • Workshop & Exhibition Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademi for Young Artists-1995.
  • All India Exhibition of Drawings-2002 Punjab Lalit Kala Akademi & LKA, New Delhi.
  • All India Art Exhibition by Chandigarh Artists on the Occasion of Platinum Jubilee (75th) AIFACS 2002-2003 Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademi.
  • Annual Art Exhibition-2004 Punjab Lalit Kala Akademi .
  • All India Art Exhibition -2003-04 of Chandigarh Artists Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademi.
  • Participated in National Children’s Festival Ministry of Human Resources & Development & Nehru Bal Samiti, New Delhi-1997 on Celebrations of India’s 50 years of Independence-Merit Certificate.
  • Participated in National Children Assembly & Camp at New Delhi National Bal Bhawan on 50 years of India’s Independence- Merit Certificate.
  • Conducted Masks Workshop at Chandigarh Carnival-98 by AFC.
  • Painting Workshop & Exhibition Govt. of Punjab & Deptt. of Fine Arts, Pbi. Univ. Patiala on Celebrations of Maharaja Ranjit Singh Birth Centenary-2002.
  • Painting Workshop & Exhibition Deptt. of Fine Arts, Pbi. Univ. Patiala on NAAC visit-2001.
  • Painting workshop Norah Richard’s house, Andretta Deptt. of Fine Arts, Pbi. Univ. Patiala.
  • Drawing Workshop at Govt. College of Art, Chandigarh Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademi.
  • Exhibition of Awarded works AIFACS, New Delhi.

T.V. Interviews and Talks:

  •     Zee Alpha T.V. Punjabi dedicated a whole episode on Kavita Singh & Mask making in their popular weekly show “Excuse me Please”. 

Presently Working:
Presently working as Lecturer in the Department of Fine Arts, Kala Bhawan, Punjabi University, Patiala, India.
Contact Number:
Tel: 0172-2583120
Mobile: 9878220908

Mailing address & Studio:
#473, Sector-9, Panchkula.

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