ABOUT ARTIST

 

Nikhil Bansal 

Nikhil is a young talented lad from the queen of hills. For Nikhil, art is life. He is a versatile artist beginning his career at the age of10 and started receiving his formal training at 12 under the mentorship of his Guruji, Sh. Om Prakash Sujanpuri.

Nikhil resides in Shimla and is a freelance artist, who has a passion to paint. He completed his Bachelors in Fine Arts(BFA) with specialization in painting, murals, and printmaking from Kurukshetra University. He is fond of nature, greenery and every incredible scene that nature has created. He has the creativity to turn recycle old junk into gold and that adds him to the list of eco-conscious artists.

Nikhil has a Diploma in Kangra miniature painting under NZCC. He also has an experience of a couple of special courses on Tanjore and Mysore paintings.

When it comes to presentations, Nikhil’s painting has been displayed in a number of painting exhibitions both, solo and group, organized by various institutes and organizations of state and has achieved national fame. He is specialized in providing workshops on miniature paintings.

His work is highly appreciated by renowned artists and was put in a solo exhibition at Shimla in the year 2008 and he has achieved this skillset just at the age of 16 years. He has been awarded many national awards and his artworks are being sold throughout  India, UK, Australia and various other countries across the world.

His versatility is his biggest strength. He plays with different styles, forms & textures, rightly depicted by attached photographs.