- Photos & Frames
An advertising veteran “Pops” as he is fondly known as studied fine art from Karnataka and had a crash course on appreciation of Indian art from Max Muller Bhavan Munich. He had many one man shows and group shows from 1975- 2011.
His works are in collection with Hyderabad Art Society, AP Lalit Kala Academy, National Academy, Bombay Art Society, Modern Art pavilion of Salarjung Museum and Hyderabad Urban Development Authority and with private art collectors.
Learned photography from Legendary Rajan Babu a Royal fellow and disciple of Indian Raja Deen Dayal.
On the Advisory Council of Light for Life Academy Ooty Tamil Nadu and One School Goa.
Worked with some of the greatest Indian advertising and fashion photographers like: Ajit Patel, Mitter Bedi, Prabhuda Das Gupta, Farrokh Chothia, Atul Kasbekar and Suresh Natarajan to name a few.
Indranil Garai, is an accomplished alumnus of Vishwa Bharati University, Santiniketan & has come a long way since his early beginnings as a sculptor to making it to the Who's Who list of Pune in the art and design category. He strongly believes that everyone must experience the joy that art brings to life, a belief that spurred the idea of Indranil Garai and Associates which was established with an intent to make art accessible to all equally and reformulate ideas of art in relationship to landscape and nature. Over the past decade, Indranil has devoted himself to bridging the gap between art and the masses, enhancing aesthetics of Pune city with commendable art projects which speak of his love for sculpting.
Recognized in India and internationally, his contribution in the field of Architectural Sculpture has won him awards such as ‘Man of the Year’ in 2004 by American Biographical Institute North Carolina. He is also the recipient of the International Scholarship of Sculpture by Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation, Canada and the National Scholarship for Sculpture by Ministry of Human Resources and Development, Govt. of India. Additionally, Indranil is presently the Joint Director of the Pune Biennale Foundation, a member of the IIID (Indian Institute of Interior Design), Pune Regional Chapter and a popular visiting faculty at many noted architectural and business schools.
Jhinku Banerjee is a skilled photographer from Kolkata, whose works have earned her recognition in exhibitions in Kolkata & Bangladesh. She has trained under acclaimed photographer Joydeep Mukherjee learning the skill of working on longitudinal projects. Along with her mentor, she kick-started an e-magazine initiative FOTOJAJS (www.fotojajs.com) and has worked as a commissioned photographer for various clients under the banner. She is deeply intrigued by human issues and believes in "clicking for a cause."
Her project documents various social issues and her works on the topic of pollution have been published by the West Bengal Pollution Control Board - a government body. She has won two Honorable Mention awards in Black & White Spider Awards in 2019 in the categories of Photo-journalism and People and also won the third place in a National Photo Contest organised by the UP Government, India.