J M S MANI:
Born in 1949, Bangalore, studied at Ken School of Art. He has held number of solo shows in Chennai, Bangalore, London, New York, Hong Kong, Nagpur and Mumbai. He won Karnataka Lalit Kala Academy three times and 50 years of Indian Independence by INFACS.
Participated many all India exhibitions and group shows all over India including National Exhibitions. He has attended Graphic Camp at Regional Centre- Chennai, painting Camp by Karnataka Lalit Kala Akademi, Graphic Camp at Chitrakala Parishath- Bangalore, Painting Camp Youth Writer's and Artist Guild, Artist Camp at Chitrakala Parishat – Bangalore, Artist 9Camp at Badami, Karnataka Lalit Kala Academy, Silver Jubilee Camp – Bangalore, Nehru Centenary Artist Camp, Artist Workshop at Bangalore City Planatorium, Graphic Camp Karnataka Lalit Kala Academy, painting Camp by Kannada & Culture, Tata Steel, Jamsehdpur, Jaipur by Samuka Art Gallery, Kartanaka Museum