Madan Lal


Madan Lal Chandigarh based Artist the city design by famous architect Le-courbouser. He   grew up in Ferozepur Punjab north part of the India  and the culture, heritage, motifs, landscape of his state and its rural areas have defined his imagery and vocabulary on canvas. The miniature tradition, frescoes of Ajanta and Ellora, Sufism, Buddha, all have a strong presence on the painter’s canvas, who studied applied arts at the Government College of Art, Chandigarh. Recipient of the National Award by the National Lalit Kala Akademi and several prestigious awards, Madan Lal served as honorary vice-chairman the Chandigarh Lalit Kala Akademi (2012-2018), and assistant professor, NIIFT. Secretary Chandigarh Lalit kala Akademi (2003-2006)  & Punjab Lalit kala Akademi  (2000- 2003)   

    His works have been cited and referenced at numerous platforms .They have been appreciated by the art lovers and complemented by the critiques. He was honored with various awards like Gold medal at All India Exhibition by Avantika, New Delhi in2001, All India Millennium Drawings by PLKA &Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi in 2000 and All India Exhibition by AIFACS at Chandigarh, in 2000.Praful Dhanukar State Award Gold in Mumbai in 2015 and PrafulDhanukar North zone silver award in the category of painting in 2016 and highest achievement  National Award  by Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi, INDIA-2016

    Participation in camps and workshops have been a regular feature with him. Working in places like,  London in 2008, Sweden  in 2009 Turkey Istanbul, Antalya, IZMIR in 2014,2018 Macedonia in 2016/2017 , Dubai UAE in2016/2017 ,  Lakshadweep Island -2018 , international art camp Nirja Modi school Jaipur -18,APJ Jalandhar -18 / 19 bharti vidhyapheth university Pune -17 , Chikldahra (MP) in 2016, jammu & Kashmir in 2015\16\17\18, ,Barog, Gangtok, Pune, Kurukshetra, Shimla ,Amritsar and many more have inspired him through his journey since,1995. A part of several  National & International workshops, art camps, group and solo shows in both India and abroad, Madan’s works of art are in the collection of leading galleries in India, UK, Germany and USA and also many private collections. 

12th Luxor International Painting Symposium