ART : Art is a manifestation of inner being.
Jeyaprakash is an artist from Tirunelveli (South Tamilnadu). He graduated from the Government College of Fine Arts (B.F.A. Painting ) in Chennai in 2006. He works as an independent artist. He likes portraits and figurative compositions. His work focuses on Composition, Lighting, Color, Posture and the Nature of the elements.
He is captivated by people, absorbed by portraits and the figure. He takes up private commissions as well as paints for his own creative expression. He prefers to use unconventional photographic angles. His paintings specifically depict South Indian Culture.
Vinodh Baluchamy is an artist working with light as medium, passionate in travel documentary photography, film photography and film making. He graduated in visual communication and post graduated in mass communication.
He started his career in Vikatan group of magazines as a student photographer. He worked as a photographer in ARB Interactive, a book publishing company that made books for the Indian Army. He was into directorial ventures in travel shows on television. He was also selected, from India, to participate in the Angkor Wat Photo Workshop in Cambodia for his work “A bow from Niyamgiri ”. His works were published in magazines like Ananda Vikadan, Poovulagu, India Today, IndianExpress, The Hindu, etc.
His photographic work “For one dollar” was projected in Cambodia, Philippines, Indonesia, Bangladesh and Pakistan. He worked in the Tamil movie “Madhubanakadai” as a stop motion artist and also worked as a promotional photographer for the movie “Joker”. He received the Best Eco Film Award for the documentary film “Nammalvar’s Permaculture”. “Cuckoo the way”, a documentary film of his, was screened in the Fantastic Art Festival in Bangalore.
He recently published his book “Yaathriganin Pathai” (a travelogue photo story). He also conducts workshops for children and adults on alternative photography and photo printing techniques.
SR Venkatesh (SRV)