Ishwar Dayal

Ishwar Dayal

Born: March 15, 1956 (U.P.), Meerut


  • B.A. from Meerut University in 1978.
  • B.F.A. Graphics with First Class First in 1984 from Government College of Art, Chandigarh.
  • One year as non-collegiate student in Government College of Arts, Chandigarh in 1984-85.

Teaching Experience:

  • About 15 years in the Government College of Art, Chandigarh.

Work Experience:

  • Worked as Artist/Draftsman/Photographer in C.W.S.E.A, Panjab University, Chandigarh w.e.f. 12.07.1985 to 17.10.1990.
  • Additional Charge as Hostel Warden (full time), From Jan. 1998 to June 2001.


  • Cash prize by Punjabi Lalit Kala Academy, Chandigarh in 1983.
  • Punjab University, Chandigarh in 1982 and 1983
  • Government College of Art, Chandigarh in 1984 and 1985.
  • Group 8 Medal in 1984
  • Cash prize and Commendation Certificate by Creator Group, Ambala Cantt., in 1985, 1986, 1989.
  • Commendation certificate, Group 8, New Delhi in 1985.
  • Dr. M.S. Randhawa Award by Punjab Lalit Kala Academy, Chandigarh in 1987.
  • Cash prize by P.K.K.A., Chandigarh 1989.
  • Commendation Certificate by P.L.K.A. Chandigarh in 1995


  • Government Museum and Art Gallery, Chandigarh.
  • Fine Art Museum, Panjab University, Chandigarh.
  • National Gallery of Modern Art, Jaipur House, New Delhi.
  • Central Lalit Kala Academy, Rabindra Bhawan, New Delhi
  • Department of Public Relations, Government of Haryana, Chandigarh.
  • Staff Club, Faculty House, P.U. Chandigarh
  • Govt . College of Art Chandigarh
  • Chandigarh Lalit Kala Academy, Chandigarh
  • Pan jab Lalit Kala Academy, Chandigarh
  • J&K State Akademy of Art Jammu
  • Plaza Carnival Chandigarh
  • Manav Sanket Akademy Ujjain (M.P.)
  • North Zone Cultural Center, Patiyala
  • Many Private Collections in India and Abroad.

One Man Show:

  •     GRAPHIC PRINTS AND DRAWINGS at Museum of Fine Arts, Punjab University, Chandigarh , in 1986, 1989.
  •     GRAPHIC PRINTS AND DRAWING at Shridharani, Triveni Kala Sangam, New Delhi, 1991.
  •     A talk and discussion with Slides on Graphics PRINT MAKING organized by Academy of Fine Arts, Calcutta, 1991.

Presently Working:

  • Elected Member from North Zone in National Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi for 05 years i.e. 2008 – 2013.
  • Working as a Lecturer (Graphics) in Government College of Art, Sector 10-C, Chandigarh.
  • Added Member of Board of Studies, Faculty of Design and Fine Art in Pan jab University, Chandigarh. 2006-2009.

Contact Number:
(R) 0172- 2543704,
(M) 09888477193

Mailing address & Studio:
House.No. 3871, Sector-22B,Chandigarh.


Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademi

Rani laxmi Bai Bhawan 2nd floor opposite
Gurudwara sahib sector 38-c Near fire station

City Chandigarh


Phone: 0172-2686422

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