FACULTY PROFILE
K.MRUTYUNJAYA RAO
Assistant Professor
+91 9492345419
kotamr@gmail.com
Qualifications :
MFA Painting (Gold Medalist) . UGC-NET Pursuing Ph.D on” Visual Art forms Andhra Pradesh with reference to Lepakshi Murals”
Work Experience (PDF/Teaching etc.):
Teaching : 7 years.
Awards and achievements:
State Award by Telugu University, Hyd (2007) S.L. Parasar Gold Medal in MFA by Univ. of Hyderabad Merit scholarship by Univ. of Hyderabad I Rank in B.F.A from Andhra University.
Conference/symposia attended :
National – 10 ,
International - 2
Conference/symposia organized:
Coordinated and Participated 5days scrap sculpture workshop at Shilparamam, Kadapa from 16th July to 20th July 2016.
Organized 10 days {14 March to 23 March} Artist Residency program titled “ Contemporary Mural organized by Department of Fine Arts, Yogi Vemana University Sponsored by Lalit Kala Akademi, Regional Center , Chennai
Organized National Seminar on “Visual Art forms of Medieval India” organized by Department of Fine Arts, Yogi Vemana University, Kadapa.on During 04. March 2016 – 06. March 2016 sponsored by Lalit Kala Akadmy, New Delhi.
As a “Convener” and Resource person organized the UGC Three days work shop on “workshop on `Fundamental of Design and Fashion” at Fine Arts, Yogi Vemana University on 04.03.2014 -06.03.2014.
As a Director & Resource Person, Organized Work Shop on “Contemporary Trends in Pottery Design” `With the financial support of the UGC, New Delhi. At Dept. of Fine Arts, Yogi Vemana University, Kadapa.
Selected best publications:
Not more than 10
*Research paper “Fashion Trends of Vijayanagara dynasty with reference to Lepakshi murals” published in the Recent trends in Historical and Cultural studies, Festschrift in honour of Prof. G. Venktramaih, edited by Dr. Musugu Srinivasa Rao, p.p 147 -152 ISBN 978-81-9211-675-4.
*Research paper “Colour in Indian Miniature Painting” published in the Lalitha Kala Darshaini, Volume-2 , published by Crescent Publication, New Delhi in 2016, ISBN 978-81-8342-375-5
*Joint Research paper in telugu “ Role of Kadapa women in the Freedom struggle” in the the edited book Andhrula Charithra, sahithyam, Samskruthi edited by ILN Chandra Sekhar Rao , ISBN 978-81-930837-2-7.
*Research paper in telugu on “ Leather Puppetry –An Art ” published in the Lalitha kala Darshaini, Volume-1, published by Crescent Publication, New Delhi in 2016, ISBN 978-81-8342-373-1
*Presented paper on “Visual Element of Indian Painting” in the National Seminar on “Visual Art forms of Medieval India” organized by Department of Fine Arts, Yogi Vemana University, Kadapa.on During 04. March 2016 – 06. March 2016 sponsored by Lalit Kala Akadmy, New Delhi.
*Presented an Article on “ Role of woman in Fine Arts” in the publish book Woman in India- through Ages , edited by Dr. N.Siva Parvathi ISBN 978-93-5171-882-0.
*Challenges and advanced methods in the preservation of Cultural Property in connection with tourism pp.30-34 Darshini world tourism spl.edition-2015, Editor;Prof.C.Murali krishna,
*Presented joint paper on “Museum – A Heritage site in “Future Museum : An Asian Perspective”, International Conference on 28-29 October 2014 conducted by Center for Asian Studies, University of Kelaniya, Srilanka. ISBN 978-955 -4563-26-1.
*Published a research Article on “Challenges and advanced methods in the preservation of Cultural property in connection with tourism” in the Special edition on World Tourism Day published by Crescent publication Corporation, New Delhi. ISBN 978- 81 -8342 -372 -4.
*Presented a paper on “Reflection of Humana Values in Visual Arts” in the Two days National Seminar “Significance of Human Values: A perspective “ organized by Department of History, Govt. college for Men(A), Kadapa. ISBN 978-81920542-6-1 March 2015.
*Presented Research Paper on “Lepakshi Mural Paintings”in 34th Annul Session of South Indian History Congress held at Pushpam College, Poondi,Tanjore, Tamilnadu on 28.02.2014 -02.03.2014.
*Presented a paper entitled “New Media and Visual Culture- Perspective.” At a National Seminar on Media,Technology and Society – Interface and Implications on 26th March2012 Sponsored by UGC, New Delhi, Conducted by Yogi Vemana University, Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh.
*the paper “ Challenges and Advanced methods in Museum Security” in the National Seminar at I.G.N.C.A., New Delhi on 21 -22 February 2013.
*Presented Paper on Living Traditions II: The Puppetry Of South India ( A study on Andhra Pradesh) at International Conference at Kharagarh of Chattisgarh. ISBN NO: 978-81-910545 – 1 -4
*Presented& Published Paper on “Living Traditions- I: the Puppetry of South India” in South Indian History Congress,31st annual session held YV University, Kadapa
Exhibitions:
2015 Oct: Group Art Exhibition at Akruthi Art Gallery, Vijayawada organized by Amaravathi Visual Art Society, Vijayawada.
2014 Nov: Group Exhibition at Hotel Haritha, Kadapa Organized by Dept. of Tourism, Govt . of Andhra Pradesh.
2014 October (10th -13th): Group Exhibition at Visakhapatnam Art Fair at Rajiv Gandhi Bhavan.
2014March: Group Show Silparamam, Kadapa.
2014 Feb: Group Show in Jana Art Gallery, Mumbai.
2014 Feb: Group show at Chitrakala Parishad, Bangalore organized by Lalit Kala Academy Chennai.
2013 : ChitraMela conducted by Chithramayee State Art Gallery, Hyderabad.
Any specific inclusions (books, patents, collaborations etc.):
Editor for the Seminar proceedings Book on “Visual Art forms of Medieval India” with ISBN 978-93-5254-229-1.