Krishna Padiya

Assistant Professor, Sculpture Department, Indian Aesthetic and Foundation


  • B.A (Fine Arts) and M.A (Fine Arts) in Sculpture with specialization in Bronze Casting from the Faculty of Fine Arts, M. S. University of Baroda


  • National scholarship, Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi.
  • Junior Fellowship, Government of India, Department of Culture, New Delhi
  • Juror at more than 6 Indian Universities.
  • Has Conducted Lectures and Demonstrations in more than 24 colleges and has 19 years teaching experience in Visual Arts, Architecture and Interior Design Colleges.
  • Read Papers and Participated in Seminars at State and National Level.

Awards, Honours And Recognition

  • "GAURAV PURASKAR" in the year 2010-2011 by Gujarat State Lalit Kala Academy
  • Kalanand Art Contest 2017, by Praffful Dahanukar Art Foundation Merit Award (West Zone), Mumbai(sculpture)
  • 88th Annual All India Art Exhibition 2015 by AIFACS, New Delhi
  • AIFACS-50 years of Art in Independent India Award - State and National Level (1997)
  • 34th, 37th and 41st Gujarat State Lalit Kala Academy Award (1994, 1997, 2001)
  • Participated in more than 103 group shows, 29 National/ Regional Workshops, 7 one-man/duet shows and coordinated more than 25 shows and workshops
  • Holds membership of Art Societies