Tuesday, November 15, 2011


Dehradun Dated:16.11.2011 EXHIBITION OF RANU SINGH’S PAINTINGS AT MUSE ART GALLERY, HOTEL INDERLOK, DEHRADUN An Exhibition of Ranu Singh’s Paintings is being held at Muse Art Gallery, Hotel Inderlok, Dehradun from 16th November, 2011 to 15th December 2011.The Exhibition is scheduled to be inaugurated by Shri Jyoti Swaroop Pandey, IPS, Director General of Police, Uttarakhand on 16th November at 6:30p.m. On display at the Gallery are a total of 34 Paintings, 22 of which are Oil Paintings on canvas while 12 are Oil Paintings on paper .The paintings reflect the Artist’s endeavours towards the ideal of “Satyam,Shivam,Sundaram”, of which the students were constantly reminded when she was doing MA(Painting) way back in mid-seventies. These Paintings are the product of dedicated efforts by the Artist to create beauty and harmony, which is pleasing to the eye, does not offend anybody and gives one a sense of good feeling and peace. This is Ranu Singh’s 6th Exhibition of Paintings, 5 of which have been Solo Exhibitions. In 1995, she held her first Solo Exhibition of Paintings (named “FEELINGS”) at “Lalit Kala Academy, Chennai. In 1996, she participated in the “Regional Arts Exhibition” held at Lalit Kala Academy, Chennai . In 1998 , she held another Solo Exhibition of Paintings (named “Different Strokes”) at Lalit Kala Academy, Chennai. Ranu Singh held her 4th Exhibition of Paintings (Solo) at Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi. She held her 5th Exhibition at Hotel Ashok, New Delhi in 2005. Holding this Exhibition at Dehradun is home-coming for Ranu Singh. She had lived all her life in Dehradun till her marriage in 1977. She did her BA (Home Science and Drawing & Painting) from MKP College , Dehradun and MA (Drawing & Painting) from DAV College , Dehradun. After her marriage, she lived in different places, wherever her husband was posted, such as Tiruppur, Coimbatore, Trichy, Nagercoil , Madurai , Chennai, Chandigarh and New Delhi. After her husband’s retirement, the couple have settled down in Dehradun since 2009.

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