PARTICIPANT / Pankaj Saroj

  • Name Pankaj Saroj
  • Country India
  • Vocation Artist
  • Education Not Available
 
Pankaj Saroj
Assistant Professor
Department of Painting
Government College of Art, Sector 10-C, Chandigarh

Personal Details:
Born on September 24, 1979
Nationality: Indian
Languages Known- English, Hindi.
Educational Qualifications:
2002 – Master of Fine Arts from College of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow University
2000 – Bachelor of Fine Arts from College of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow University
1995 – Senior Secondary Education from H.P. Board of School Education
1993 – Matriculation from Board of High School and Intermediate Education, U.P.
Professional Qualifications:
2002 – Cleared University Grants Commission.-National Eligibility Test
Professional Experience:
2004 – till date – working at the Government College of Art, Sector 10-C, Chandigarh as Assistant Professor, Department of Painting
2003-2004 – Worked as Lecturer in Art at Pinegrove School in Solan (Himachal Pradesh)

Pankaj Saroj has emerged to be a passionate landscape painter. He joined the College of Arts and Crafts, Lucknow in the year 1995 and completed his Post Graduation from the same in the year 2002. Landscapes have been his favourite subject although he paints other themes with equal zeal but Landscapes show his distinct style painted with utmost details and sometimes painted in the minimalist style.
Pankaj Saroj has participated in many painting exhibitions like AIFACS, Lalit Kala Akademi, All India Art Exhibitions (New Delhi, Amritsar, Lucknow, Shimla, Nagpur and so on). He has held 8 Solo Shows in Lucknow, New Delhi, Mumbai and Chandigarh. He has been the recipient of many awards like Best Watercolor landscape in the 14th All India Art Exhibition, S.C.Z.C.C. Nagpur and Best Painting award for Landscape from Lucknow University. He has also been a part of many camps and Workshops conducted by various art societies at Chandigarh, Jallundhur, Lucknow, Dehradun, Karnataka, Kanpur. He is credited to have conducted Watercolor, Pastels and Portrait Painting Workshops in Chandigarh and Shimla. He has also participated in 30 Group Shows in various cities of India.
He has also received Junior fellowship by HRD and Merit Scholarships. His collections can be seen at Lalit Kala Akademi ( U.P. and Chandigarh), S.C.Z.C.C. (Nagpur), I.F.F.C.O.(Udaipur), Governor House Punjab,Vice Chancellor Panjab University,Mayor-Chandigarh,Additional Secretary Home,Department of Cultural Affairs Haryana,U.T. Secretriat Chandigarh Administration, Chandigarh,Home Secretary Office, Chandigarh Administration, Chandigarh
Hotel Mount View (Chandigarh), H.P. University (Shimla) and many private collections in India, U.S.A., Canada, Australia. He lives and works in Chandigarh.

Pankaj Saroj joined Fine Art America on July 24th, 2012

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