Satwant Singh

 

 

Born: 1948 at Shimla

 

Educational Qualifications

  • Graduated from P.U.Chandigarh.
  • Five years Diploma in Applied Art from Govt. College of Art, Chd.
  • Received merit Scholarship throughout the duration of this course.
  • Former HOD Design Faculty, GCCIW, Chd

Participation:

  • In all the Annual Exhibitions of PLKA, Chandigarh.
  • All Exhibitions of CLKA, Chandigarh.
  • All shows of Drawings and Paintings of SOLIDS, A Chandigarh based artists group.
  • Punjab art Festivals and Regionla Art Exhibitions comprising Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Himachal Pradesh and J&K.
  • All India Exhibition of original Drawings- 82,83,87,88,89,90, 91,92,95,96.
  • All India Exhibitions of Drawings, Paintings and Graphics- 95, 96 organized by Himachal Akademi of Languages and Culture, Shimla. Honoured by Department of Cultural Affairs and Languages, H.P. Shimla.
  • Drawings by Eleven Artists Gallerie Akaar, Chandigarh- 87.
  • Works by Three Artists Gallerie Form Function. Showing Prem Singh, Raj Lucknow, Bangalore, N.Delhi, Calcutta by Regional Centres of Central Lalit Kala Akademi, N.Delhi.
  • Works by Two Artists Galleria, Alliance Franciase, Chandigarh.
  • Chandigarh Festival organized by NZCC 1986.
  • Workshop on Festival of Gardens, Chandigarh Carnival.
  • National Drawings workshop by Solids and Ist Biennial of Drawings by Solids.
  • Centenary Celebrations of Mohindra College, patiala.
  • DAV College Chandigarh “A Yugalbandhi” and women’s day show by YWCA, Chandigarh.
  • Traveling Exhibitions of PLKA. NZCC.
  • All India Exhibition of drawings by TIAZ and The Creator, J&K .
  • All Thematic Exhibitions on Seasons by Govt. Museum and Art Gallery, Chandigarh.
  • Art Today, Ludhiana and numerous other Exhibitions all over India.
  • 50 Years of Art in Independent India by AIFACS 1997 and by Avnantika New Delhi 97 Cartoon shows BY NBT AND Shankars, New Delhi, Hindustan Times.

Workshops and Camps

  • PLKA Artist Camp, Chandigarh, Ludhiana, Shimla (H.P.) Barnala (Pb.) at P.G.I., Artists Camp, Chd. 93.
  • Artists workshop at Chandigarh Press Club, Chandigarh 93
  • All India Artists Camp organized by Himachal Pradesh Akadami of Languages and Culture Affairs in Collaboration with Central Lalik Kala Akadami, N.Delhi and PLKA, Chandigarh, 96.
  • Nirantar Workshop by PLKA, Chandigarh 96 as an Inaugural Artist.
  • Ceramics workshop by CLKA, Chandigarh 96.
  • Murals Workshop organized by CLKA 96.
  • Artists camp organized by Haryana Deptt. of Cultural Affairs 82, 85.
  • Mahatma Gandhi Centenary Worskhop by CLKA.
  • Artists Workshop organized by Avantika, New Delhi 97.
  • Artist and writers workshop organized by Regional Resource Centre P.U. Chandigarh sponsored by Ministry of Human Resource and Adult Education.
  • Zonal Nasa 97 at Chandigarh College of Architecture, Chandigarh, Sketching workshop at Punjabi University, Patiala. Exhibition of Paintings on Mahatma Gandhi, CLKA, Chandigarh.
  • Exhibition on Father of the Nation Haryana Cultural Affairs, Chd.
  • Painting Workshop at Kanya Maha Vidyalaya, Jalandhar and Artist’s Workshop at All India Akademi of Fine Arts Amritsar.
  • Cartoons and Caricatures workshop at Press Club, Chandigarh 2005.
  • All India Artist Camp at AIFACS, New Delhi and Bikaner Kala Kumb, Rajasthan.
  • Workshop on Janam Sakhis at MOFA, Punjabi University, Patiala.
  • Workshop on Patiala Heritage, Punjabi University, Patiala and Scores of other important exhibitions.

Works in Collections:

  • In many Govt. Museums and Art Galleries,
  • University Museum of P.U.Chandigarh,Punjabi University, Patiala
  • Private collections in India, U.K., U.S.A., Japan. France, Switzerland, Fiji Islands, Mauritius, Germany and Malaysia.
  • Paintings in collection of many resorts, Hotels and corporate offices.

Awards:

  • AIFACS’s Cash Award.
  • 50 years of Art in Independent India. Punjab Lalit Kala Akadami, State award, Annual Exhibition.
  • Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akadami, Chandigarh, Annual Exhibition Award.
  • All India Exhibition of Drawings organized by TIAS, Medal and Hon. Mention.
  • Best Designer Award by N.C.C. Directorate, New Delhi.
  • National Book trust award in cartooning an illustration.
  • Shankars Award in cartooning contest.
  • Cash award Hero and Avon Cycle cartoon contest.
  • Cash Award Environment society of India in Poster Competition.
  • Cash Award Haryana Dept. of Cultural affairs, Poster on Prohibition and dozens of other awards and prizes, has done lka-large mural and paintings, illustrations and cartoons, contributes to many National and Regional papers and magazines.
  • Two National Awards in Children’s Literatures by NCERT and UNESCO, 1999.

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