Anand Jagdale

Education: Bachelor of Fine Arts, 1999

Anand believes that transparency and fluid nature makes watercolor an amazing painting medium. It gives him an unpredictable, surprising effects and he believes if its used in controlled style watercolor gives most of what an artist must have visualised. It’s like a continuous communication amongst medium, subject and artist.

Anand paints in semi realistic style and tries to put across his personal interpretation in the subjects he paints.


sihangad -  14x20inches - 15000


Gopal Gokul Pardeshi

Education: Bachelor of Fine Arts, 2000, Arts Teacher Diploma (A.T.D.) 1996

Gopal is a contemperory painter who likes to paint old structures and artifacts found in Indian villages in realstic and abstract style. Objects like old styled windows and doors and structures found in old villages are his favourite subjects. He is fond of Acrylic colours because the kind of texture he gets and it dries fast giving him instant results.

One of the unique points about Gopal’s painting is that he frames a canvas before he starts painting and includes frame into the painting as well. This gives him interesting oppurtunities to represent his subjects and composition.

window light _acrylic on canvas 3' by 3'

Blue vase(kundi)_acrylic on canvas 3' by 3'

blue kandil_acrylic on canvas 3' by 3'


Gouri Shirish Velhal

Education: Bachelor of Fine Arts, 1999

Gouri believes that nature itself is an Art and everyone feels and expresses this from their own perceptions. She has her own way to feel this artistic nature and express it on to the canvas. She mentions that her paintings are helping her to move ahead in life and there is immense satisfaction, inspiration and happiness she gets when she paints. “Different forms, shapes, bright and pleasant colour combinations, textures does brings best out of me and keeps me going” she claims. Gouri believes her paintings speak not just with her but with others as well and make everyone’s life colourful and meaningful.

At vyakt, Gouri’s theme is “Faces” where she’s tried to different feelings and expressions using vibrant colors. Human body is nature’s best creativity and human face is perhaps the most attractive part of it. In India, there are many traditions and cultures wherein each of them have significance to specific colours. As an artist, I always tried to play with pleasant bright colour combinations to create beauty.






Prashant S Shingade

Education: Bachelor of Fine Arts, 1999

Prashant has been working in the design field where creativity is respected and used with a commercial purpose however he felt it is always in the form of need and supply. This being the reason, the inner quest of creativity beyond what he does as a professional.

Since beginning, Prashant had inclination towards use of charcoal, graphite pencil shading as a medium and he continues to use this medium in his art pieces to depict imaginary phenomena coming from the interaction between humans and the surroundings. Indeed there is a great inspiration from the works of artists who reached beyond real world in their expression.