Artist's Profile

Bhajju Shyam

Bhajju was born in 1971 in Patangarh village. It was Jangarh Singh Shyam who suggested Bhajju to start painting. His works have been exhibited in India and abroad, starting from the Paris group exhibition in 1998. His publications include “The London Jungle Book”, “Creation”, and the co-authored “The Night Life of Trees”, all published from Tara Books and translated into Japanese as well. His unique ideas and refined painting style have received a global reputation. Bhajju received Padma Shri award for the first time as a Gond artist.