If you never thought of it, well, the artwork on the covers of the Amar Chitra Kathas required very high talent. Ramesh Gorjala would know.
Alankritha Art Gallery is organising an exhibition of paintings by Ramesh Gorjala from 8th to 18th January. The exhibition is titled "Divinity - Mysticism In Hindu Gods", and has a collection of about 25 acrylic color works on canvas and board paintings on display, depicting various gods, mainly Lord Hanuman and Lord Shiva.
Ramesh has a BFA in painting from JNTU, and has participated in various art exhibitions, including the State Level Art Exhibitions conducted by Telugu University in 1988–1999 & in 2000-01, the Handicraft Exhibition conducted by the Craft Council of AP, and that of contemporary paintings titled Art In Action, at London.
He was awarded the Mahatma Gandhi Birth Centenary Memorial Award for the year 2000 from the Victoria Technical Institute, Chennai, and the State Award from the A P Crafts Council for the year 2002.
Please contact the art gallery at 2311-3709/98850-80296 for further details.