Size – 75 x 60 cm
Medium & Material – Oil on canvas
Year – 2016-17
About the Artist:
Joseph M Verghese is an artist from Kerala, India, who has received the State Award by Kerala Lalithakala Akademi in 2004 and AIFACS State Award in 2002 and also has an Honourable mention by Kerala Lalithakala Akademi in 2000.
Joseph has served as Executive Member of Kerala Lalithakala Akademi during 2006-09 and was also a member of the General Council and Program Committee of Kerala Lalithakala Akademi in 2001. He has conducted various exhibitions across India and Kerala. Some of his milestones include Collaborative project of painters and traditional potters at Wayanad on behalf of Kerala Lalithakala Akademi 2000, Construction of Granite Building for Museum of “Palvelicham” art and craft village in Kuruva, Wayanad 2015, Painting workshop for children of Koraga Tribal Community of Kappu, Mangalore, on behalf of “Samagram” 2006, The All India Millennium Young Artists camp conducted by AIFACS at New Delhi and National Artists camp conducted by Kalavarath Nyas at Ujjain in 2001.