MILIND NAYAK: Nayak wants his paintings as close to reality as possible, for, he believes art should mirror reality. He is drawn by the vitality and exuberance of the nature. He wants to depict the glory of nature as he sees it rather than wanting to alter its appearance. His recent trip to Vermont USA, resulted in a body of 40 paintings which he painting on camping trips on the spot.

Nayak is a painter who is driven by his own tradition evolved through his own history. He currently lives and works in Bangalore.


  • 1973 All India Exhibition, Karnataka Chitrakala Parishad Bangalore
  • 1973 All India Exhibition Karnataka Lalit Kala Academy Bangalore
  • 1976 Dasara Exhibition, Mysore
  • 1977 Kannada Sahitya Parishad Exhibition, New Delhi
  • 1978 Karnataka Lalit Kala Academy Exhibition Bangalore
  • 1979 Artists Camp, Youth Writers and Artist's Guild, Bangalore
  • 1979 All India Exhibition, Lalit Kala Academy, Bangalore
  • 1980 Karnataka Kala Mela, Bangalore
  • 1987 Karnataka Lalit Kala Academy, Bangalore
  • 1995 Karnataka Lalit Kala Academy, Bangalore
  • 1996 Children's Art Foundation, Bangalore

  • Artist: Milind Nayak

    Year: 1980
    Size: 8" x 11"
    Medium: Mixed media on paper


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