Completed his B.F.A in 2011 and M.F.A in 2013, both degrees in sculpture from the Faculty of Fine Art, M.S. University, Baroda.
Participated in the 53rd National Exhibition of Art, Lalit Kala Akademi, Chennai in 2011 and in Faculty of Fine Arts, Baroda annual exhibitions in 2011 and 2013 respectively.
Joy was awarded the Prof. Jeram Patel Art Foundation Award in 2010/11.
AADORANI 36"x 14"x 14" - teak wood - 2012
born in 1989 in Andhra Pradesh.
He completed his B.F.A in sculpture from Andhra University Visakhapatnam in 2012 and his M.F.A in sculpture from Faculty of Fine Art, M.S. University, Baroda in 2014.
He has participated in numerous art exhibitions, amongst them, at Art Pilgrim, New Delhi and Gujarat State Lalit Kala Akademi in 2013, Impression Art Festival, Godhra, Gujarat in 2014 and 2015. INBOX81, contemporary art group exhibition, Hyderabad, , Telegana, 2016. 29th National Exhibition of contemporary art, Hyderabad in 2016. and Bombay Art Society, 125th art exhibition, Mumbai in 2017.
Appalaraju was awarded G. K. Varma National Award for Sculpture, Baroda, 2013 and the prizes at the Bombay Art Society, 125th art exhibition in Mumbai and the Silver Medal, Prafula Dhanukar Art Foundation, South Zone, Bengaluru in 2017.
STRUGGLE FOR SURVIVAL42” x 24” x 22” - teak wood and iron nails - 2012
born in 1986 in Odisha.
B.F.A from B.K College of Art and Craft, Utkal University of Culture, Bhubaneswar in 2007. Advanced Diploma of Fine Arts (Ceramics/ Design), KalaBhavan,VisvaBharat, Santiniketan in 2013.
He has participated in the Bashudha Art Exhibition, Odisha in 2013.
He was awarded the State Youth Award, Odhisa in 2010. Arnya National Award,Kolkata in 2013. The Research scholarship by the Lalit Kala Akademi in 2013. Ahuja Art Foundation painting scholarship in 2013 and a Junior Research Fellowship in sculpture from the C.C.R.T Government of India in 2013.
FECUNDITY 32"x 16"x 18" - teak wood - 2012
born in 1984 in West Bengal.
He completed his BFA in sculpture from the Indian College of Arts and Draftsmanship, Kolkata in 2011 and has a MFA in sculpture from Rabindra Bharathi University, Kolkata in 2014.
He has participated in, INBOX, 81 Contemporary and young artist, Shrishti art gallery Hyderabad in 2015. DISPLAY-II, Niv Art Gallery, New Delhi in 2016. Ceramics workshop at Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata.2012/13. National Metal Casting by UGC at Indian College of Art and Craftsmanship, Kolkata, 2012. State level art workshop at Bengal Fine Art College with Ministry of Culture, West Bengal in 2013.Stone carving workshop at Baleshwar, Odisha in 2014.
Supriya was awarded the Merit Award in Sculpture by the Indian College of Art and Craftsmanship Annual Art Exhibition, Calcutta, West Bengal in 2010/11/12.