J. NELSON KENNEDY

Born : 1963, Tamilnadu

 

Qualification


Graduate in Painting – 1987
Government College of Fine Arts, Chennai.

Awards

1993 – State Academy of Art, Chennai
1992 – Chitrakala Parishad, Bangalore
1993 – Hyderabad Art Society, Hyderabad
1996 – National Award, Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi
Scholarship
1992 - 93 Research Grant - Lalit Kala Academi, New Delhi,
2000 - Junior Fellowship Award H.R.D. Department of Culture, Govt. of India, New Delhi
 

Exhibition Participated

National Exhibition Lalit Kala  Academy-New Delhi,
Tamilnadu State Academy, Chennai
Regional Art Exhibition-LKA, Chennai
All India Art Exhibition, Hyderabad,
All India Art Exhibition- Manipur,
Chitra Kala Parishad- Bangalore
All India Art Exhibition- Calcutta.
Summer Art Festival, New York
 

Solo & Group Show


1993 -    Heritage Art Gallery, Chennai
1994 -    Windsor Manor, Bangalore
1995 -    Art “O” Assamblage, Chennai
1996 -    Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
1996 -    Madras An Emotion,
     A Major Gruop Exhibition by Values Art Foundation, Chennai,
1997 -    Group Exhibition at Lalit Kala Akademy, Chennai,
1998 -    Group Exhibtion at Chennai
1999 -    Group Exhibtion at Chennai
2000 -    Group Exhibtion at Chennai
2001 -    Group Exhibition at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
2001 -    Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
2002 -    Vinyasa Art Gallery, Chennai
2003 -    Lakshna Art Gallery, Bangalore
2004 -    Vinyasa Art Gallery, Chennai
2005 -    Vinyasa Art Gallery, Chennai
2005 - Chitrakala Prashad, Bangalore
2005 - State Art Gallery, Hyderabad
2007 -    Group Exhibition
     at Jehangir Art Gallery,  Mumbai
2007 -    Vinyasa Art Gallery, Chennai
2008 -    Group Show, Delhi
2009 -    Nehru Art Centre, Mumbai
2009 -    Cholamandalam Artist Village, Chennai
2009 -    Ray O Art Gallery, Chennai
2010 – Lakshana Art Gallery, Chennai
2010 – Arodhan Arty Gallery, Pondicherry
2010 – Cholamandal Artist Village, Chennai
2011 – Arodhan Art Gallery, Pondicherry
2011 – Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi
2011 – Nehru Center, Mumbai
2011 – Cholamandal Artist Village, Chennai
2011 – Triveni art Academy, New Delhi
2012 – Cholamandal Artist Village, Chennai
2013 – Jahingir Art Gallery, Mumbai
2014 – Lakshana Art Gallery, Chennai
2014 – Art Houz, Chennai
2014 – Cholamandal Artist Village, Chennai.
2016 - Lakshmi Art Gallery, Chennai.
2018 – Kala Mela, New Delhi
2018 – Lakshna Art Gallary, Chennai
2018 – Kasthuri Srinivasa Art Gallary, Coimbatore

 

Camp

1994 - Lalit Kala Academy Painting Camp at Gadag
1996 - Lalit Kala Academy Painting Camp at Chennai
1997 - Tamilnadu State Academy, Chennai
1998 - Painting Camp at Pondicherry
2008 – Lalit Kala Academy Camp, Raipur
2016 - Tamilnadu Tamail Valarchithurain, Chennai
2016 - Painting Camp at SIGA, Chennai
Important Collections
Government Museum-Chennai
Lalit Kala Academy-Delhi
Lalit Kala Academy-Chennai
Chennai International Airport
Citi Bank-Chennai
Titan-Tutucorin
Karoor Vaisya Bank-Chennai
PORR&SONS-Chennai & Madurai
Sindoori Hotel-Chennai
MRF-Chennai
Axles India Pvt. Ltd-Chennai
Lakshmi General Finance-Chennai
Valluvar Kottam-Chennai
Indian Oil Corporation, Chennai
Film Chamber-Chennai
First Leasing Finance
Club Mahindra
Reliance, Mumbai
Rany and Company, Mumbai
and many private collection in India & Abroad.