15th and 16th April, 2017 . Timings : 9 AM to 8 PM
( Venkatappa Art Gallery, Bangalore )
SAMA 2017 - A great initiative by Sri. Dr. Raghu Ram at JP. Nagar Bangalore on s last Sunday,16th July for a humble cause. 108 artists painted for the entire day along with the music program going on parallelly. The sales proceeds of the paintings will be used for felicitating the great achievers in the Indian Defence and encouraging the achievement in Art and music.
Here is my painting done in SAMA 2017. Acrylic colours on a large 3 feet x 4 feet canvas.
Timings : 11 AM to 7 PM
From 14th to 18th June, 2016 . Timings : 11 AM to 6 PM
Inaugurated on Saturday, 6th May 11AM by Smt. G Padmavathi ( Hon. Mayor, Bengaluru city) and the artists - Venkatesh Rao K., Ashwini Krishnan, Vagdevi Kashyap, Mohan Kumar
All paintings and images displayed in the site are copyright protected. Venkatesh Rao Karinja © 2016-17
( Karnataka Lalithakala Academy, Bangalore )
( Art Houz, Bangalore )
Inaugurated on Saturday, 16th April 11AM by Smt. Kavitha Sanil ( Hon. Mayor, Mangaluru city)
More than 150 South Indian Artists, mainly from Karnataka and Kerala, exhibited their wonderful Artworks on their stalls.
( Kadri Park, Mangalore )
( Chinmaya Mission, Bangalore )
Inaugurated on Saturday, 2nd September 6PM by Dr. Gyanesh Mishra. and the artists - Venkatesh Rao Karinja., Humera Ali, Shikha Gupta, Shilpa Prajapat and Maria Joy.
Inaugurated on Thursday, 13th Nov 11:30AM by Sri.Vittal Bhandary, Sri.Sridhar CR, Sri.Sadhu Aliyur, Sri.Jayadev, Smt.Jayanthi Udupa and others.
16th July, 2017 . Timings : 7 AM to 7 PM
Inaugurated on Tuesday, 14th June 11AM by Sri.Balavantharao Patil, Dr. M.S.Murthy, Smt. Indramma H.V. and the artists - Venkatesh Rao K., Kotegadde Ravi and Munikrishna and others.
National Art exhibition
( Karnataka Chitrakala Parishat, Bangalore )
From 6th to 10th May, 2017 . Timings : 11 AM to 6 PM
© Venkatesh Art
From 19th to 23rd October, 2016 . Timings : 11 AM to 7 PM
Inaugurated by many of the leading artists such as Shri MB Patil, Chandranath Acharya etc. A group of 50 passionate artists from all over India participated in the event along with me.
From 2nd to 7th September, 2017 . Timings : 11 AM to 6 PM
( solo exhibition of my Landscape paintings)