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Sikander Singh
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Name : sikander jheetay
Nationality : Indian
Country : India
City : Chandigarh
Category : Painting Artist
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Name               Sikander Singh

Address           #1113, 2nd floor, sector 15 b,
                        Chandigarh. 160015 (INDIA)

Contact no.      0091- 9814149745, 9417440090,

email :              sikandergca@yahoo.com



website :           www.artistsikander.com

 
BRIEF SUMMARY

I am a freelance artist from last 15 yrs. in Chandigarh. Master in oil and
pencil portraits and landscapes in mediums like  water, oil, acrylic colors.
Doing paintings and running an academy to prepare students for art colleges
entrance exams. My main motive is to make people understand the value
of art. My family, friends and students are my strength.


EDUCATION
 
Academic education from Moga (Punjab).

Professional degree of B.F.A.(Bachelor of Fine Arts) from the Govt. college of Art, Chandigarh in 1998-2002.


EXHIBITIONS

Solo exhibition at town hall, Papatoetoe, Auckland, New Zealand on 6th Feb. 2010

Group show with local artist at 179, karangahape road, Auckland City, New Zealand

Solo show at Govt. Museum and Art Gallery Sector 10, Chandigarh on 16th to 18th April 2010


HONORS AND AWARDS

Bagged many prizes in annual art exhibitions.

Sujan Singh memorial award (Foundation level) for outstanding performance (1998-99)

M.S. Randhawa award in final year 2002.

Swarchta Paul memorial award for best student of the year in 2002.

In 2007,  Painter S. Amarjit Singh from Bathinda organized an award function, there i was honored by
Mr. Amit Dhaka (I.A.S.)

14th Dec. 2009 Honored by Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi (Member Parliament) at Hamilton New Zealand

6th feb. Honored by Ross Roberston (Member Parliament) and Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi (Member Parliament)
at Town hall, Papatoetoe, Auckland, New Zealand
 
In the year 2008, bagged 1st award in professional category for the painting competition 
‘Chandigarh in April’ from Hon’ble Governor of Punjab S. F. Rodrigues.

       

 I feel happy to be in touch with art and artists around me. I participated in many events held in
Chandigarh and outside. Participated in the relief fund organised by Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademy for
Tsunami victims. Performed as the part of Youth group in Centre for Carnival Arts, Chd.,
and many more.