Saturday, October 15, 2011

Realistic Artist S.Elayaraja of Tamil Nadu, India - Oil Painting, Water color painting and acrylic paintings

S.Elayaraja  is one of the popular young artist of recent times. His paintings reflect the real life where light and shade plays prominent role.His realistic paintings reminds us of Great Ravi Varma.

Born in 1979, 19th April in Tamil Nadu, India, he has done his Masters degree in paintings in Government College of Fine arts Chennai.  He has specialized in Oil painting, water colour painting, knife painting , acrylic painting and photography.

He has conducted many exhibitions participated in many competitions and won awards.  His one man show in 2009 called “Dravidian Women” presented by Mrs.Dhanalakshmi Fordyce in association with Abstract Art gallery brought him lot of fame.  
The Tamil weekly ‘Ananda Vikatan’ played an important role in introducing him to the common men.
Few of his excellent paintings from the collections of Dravidian Women”:

Pictures Courtesy : Elaya Raja Art gallery


  1. Wow... Great Post About indian oil paintings.Thanks for the post, i will look forward to see more posts from your blog.

  2. oh my gosh.!!
    u ppl r rockng man..
    i love painting,its my passion... d thng is i do painting bt nt dat good as u., y dnt u gv me tips...plzzzz

  3. isaikoru ilayaraja uyir oviyathuku matrumoru elayaraja....!

    ipadiku un kaigalai thottu muthamidum krishnamoorthy