John Joseph

Born in India, Kerala, in an island village , Panangad, near to the city of Kochi.

Graduate in Philosophy from Maharaja’s Collage Ernakulam.

Started my art career right from my college days ( 1970 – 73 )

Self taught artist.

Member, Kerala Lalith Kala Academy ;
Dubai International Art Centre; Multi Cultural Art Society Ohio USA; Cheong Ro Arts Association, Incheon Metropolitan City , S Korea.

Have attended several workshops, group shows and solo shows in India and abroad.

Due to Pandamic it was not possible for any solo show or group show for the last one year.
But participating in quiet a number of online shows. Kindly note few of the recent participations :
# Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath 18th Chitra Santhe 2021.
# Incheon Metropolitan City Branch of National Arts Association S Korea Exhibition 2020.
# Sanskar Bharati Chitrakoot, Gorakhpur UP International Art Exhibition 2020-21.
# Kolkata Centre for Creativity , Following “The Strokes Through Dark Times ” reflective national exhibition 2021.
# Karkhana Art Space International Exhibition 2021 Honorable Mention Award.
#Camel Art Foundation Annual Art & Design 2020.
# Tagore University of Literature and Art Bhopal, 2nd Tagore National Exhibition Of Painting 2020.
# The Bombay Art Society 129th All India Annual Art Exhibition 2021.
# Best Artist Award, June 2021, ArtBook The Platform, Germany.
# VIVID Exclusive Art Gallery, Nigeria, July 21 Group Shows.
# Leon Art International based at Equador all 3 online shows 2021.
Russia India cultural exchange online international art rely phase 3 , 2021.
# Cheong Ro Arts Association International Festival Member Exhibition, South Korea 2021
# Abolition of Slavery In Venezuela Online Art Exhibition 2021.
# ” Pray For Myanmar ‘ , initiation of virtual art exhibition from Indonesia for peace2021
# USART International, ATATURK Online Art Exhibition, Turkey. May 2021.
# USART International Culture And Art Society Online Exhibition July 2021.
# The ongoing Bombay Art Society Exhibition ” Colours Of Independence , India Independence 75 Years.
Part of the 103 International Artists United to create a new work of Collage by every artist creating a new work in A3 sheet ; then cut it into 8 pieces to make this huge (43 × 30 meters)Collage done at The Montepioux, 5- Alpinien, France.

Works mainly in acrylic, oil, watercolour ,
mixed media and drawing.