Reva Shankar Sharma

DATE OF BIRTH & PLACE   6th August, 1935, Nathdwara, Rajasthan, India
QUALIFICATION : Matriculation
TRANING/EXPERIENCE : born in the family of reputed traditional painters of Pushtimargiya temple town Nathdwara, Rajasthan, India. Started lessons on Miniature painting techniques in the age of fifteen under the master guidance of grandfather - Laxmi Lal Sharma and Father – Jagannath Sharma.
AT PRESENT WORKING : Independently Working on Miniature and other Paintings.
ACHIEVEMENTS : 2012 : Invited by the Maharana of Mewar Charitable Trust to demonstrate and exhibit art on holi festival.
2012 : Invited to represent art by Harmoy Foundation, Mumbai.
2011 : President of India Award.
2008 : Awarded By the Garden Silk Mills, Mumbai for the Pigment Painting on cloth and Miniature Painting.
1989 : Honored with the title of Nathdwara Ratna by sahitya mandal the premier organization of Rajasthan dedicated to the development of Art, Literature, and Education.
1987 : Honored with State award by the Governor of Rajasthan for the excellent Contribution in the field of Miniaturepainting Tradition.
1985 : Awarded Guru Shishya Parampara fellowship (1985-86) by Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi sponsored by the Ministry of Human Resources, Government of India to dissemination the art of miniature techniques amongst younger generation.
1981 : Awarded Merit Certificate of high appreciation.
1980 : Invited to paint historical anecdotes in SurDas festival organized by Banaras Hindu VishvaVidyalaya and Bharat Kala Bhavan, Varanasi Convened by Padm Vibhushan Dr. Raikrisna Das and was offered the certificate of high appreciation.
1978 : Invited to Demonstrate Miniature Painting and Pichwai Painting Techniques at Bloomingdale U.S.A.(Departmental stores) and gave live demonstrations at new York, Washington, Boston, and Philadelphia sponsored by Indian Council for Cultural Relations and Air India in Collaboration with Bloomingdale.
    Invited to demonstrate art of miniature painting in innumerable art colleges and institutions. Participated in several art camps and workshops in India.
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Udaipur (Raj.) 313001 India.
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