Deepak G. Patil
Focus Areas: Figuratives
Artworks by Deepak G. Patil
About Deepak G. Patil
Artist Deepak Patil is born in Solapur (India). He spent his entire childhood in Solapur andat present is serving as the Principal of Appasaheb Kadadi Chitrakala Mahavidyalaya(Fine Art College) in Solapur.
He attended the renowned Abhinav Kala Mahavidyalaya in Pune where he earned his Fine Art education by being among the toppers. Throughout his career, he had many solo exhibitions and participated in group shows. He has won many awards in nationwide professional art exhibitions and competitions.
He has some awards to his credit namely the Prafulla Dahanukar Art Foundation, Mumbai Nokia Asia Pacific International Merit Certificate, Surbhi Kala RatnaPuraskar-Aurangabad, All India Hyderabad Art Society Award, All India LokmanyaTilakAward, LateG.N.Jadhav Award.
His work is a display of figurative portraits depicting women’s emotions engrossed during “Shringar” whilst she drapes, makes over in front of the mirror transforming herself into a beautiful woman.
Deepak Patil has been painting for nearly 22 years and his vast experience is evident in his ability to handle the canvas in an immensely captivating way. He has expertise with colour pencil, acrylic, oil, gouache, silverpoint. He has also studied sculpture and mural art of which the “Solapur Nandidhwaj depicting the local Dietyyatra” is his masterpiece that has been widely appreciated by the print media. Most of his early works are with colour pencil on black paper. The black background of all paintings provides a sharp contrast to the bright colours used by him. Besides detailing all postures, curves and expressions of the women in different moods. He has also painted the details of the beautiful drapery. To name a few his painting “Pushpvirahini” truly depicts the yearning of a young girl eagerly waiting to meet her lover. Whilst “Priyamvada’’ is engrossed in the thought of meeting her lover had been exhibited at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai¬¬ – 2018.
The amalgams of the various experiences and experiments in the technical aspects and the presentation have brought a unique quality in his painting that attracts art – lovers as well as laymen.
He keeps the promise of returning to connoisseurs with more delight in future.
A.T.D., G.D.Art (ptg.), Dip.A.Ed.
Principal in Appasaheb Kadadi Chitrakala Mahavidyalaya, Solapur.
Nehru Cultural Award – 1995
Chitralila Niketan Award – 1995
LandScape 1st prize – 1997
Camlin Catalogue selected, Mumbai – 2000
Chitari Academy Merit Certificate – Pune – 2000
Nokia Asia Pacific International Merit Certificate – 2000
Surbhi Kala Ratna Puraskar, Aurangabad – 2003
All India Hyderabad Art Society Cash Award – 2004
All India Lokmanya Tilak, Let G.N.Jadhav Cash Award, Pune – 2004
All India Lokmanaya Tilak 1st CashAward, Pune – 2007.
Prafulla Dahanukar Art Foundation, Mumbai – 2018
Exhibition & Participation:
Art Society of India, Mumbai – 2000
Camlin Art Foundation, Mumbai – 2000
Chitari Academy, Pune – 2000
South Central Zone, Nagpur – 2001
Tilak Smruti Exhibition, Pune – 2004,2007
State Art Exhibition, Mumbai – 2007
Bombay art Society, Mumbai – 2010
Group Show :
Kala Sadhana Kendra, Solapaur 1998
Monsoon Show Jahangir Art Gallery, Mumbai 2000
India Art Gallery, Pune 2001
Shubharai Art Gallery, Solapur – 2003
Artist Center, Mumbai 2005
Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai – 2018
Solapur social foundation, Pune- 2018
Sanskruti Art Festival,upvan lake,Thane- 2019
Klabadhi Winspir national art exhibition, kolhapur-2019
Solapur social foundation, Thane -2019
Mr. Yatin Shah, Chairman of Precision Camshaft – Solapur
Mrs. Devaki Pandit, Star Singer – Mumbai
Mr. N.K.Sharma – Mumbai
Mr. Amol Chafalkar, Architect – Solapur
Mr. Milind Sathe – Pune
Mr. Dinesh Solanki – U.S.A
Mrs. Sangita Karwa – Solapur
Mr. Gopal Joshi – Gulbarga
Mr. Albart Thompson – U.k.
Mr. Kishor Prajapati – Gandhinagar
Various private collections in India and abroad.