As an artist, I want my paintings to convey my inspiration from nature and its existence. The viewers can enjoy the nature with animals and birds. They depict the sorrowful existence of nature due to human outcomes in a contrasting reflection. It showcases various endangered wildlife populations which need our attention put a spotlight on various endangered species with leafy floral backdrops animals and birds take up the spotlight of the painting. My works are reflections of nature the greenery and abundance of wildlife that is vanishing due to human greed. Also my paintings evoke our conscience to endear nature and protect it by all means. My works glorify the beauty of nature with an array of vibrant colours of feathery friends and the brilliant colours of the flora and fauna. My paintings emphasise the importance of preserving nature in its pristine beauty.



1994 passed in Applied Art with first class distinction

from College of Fine Arts, JNTU, Hyderabad.


Solo show

2021- Strokes of Nature, State Art Gallery, Kavuri Hills, Hyderabad

2022 - Storyline in Strokes of Nature, Nandhi Hills, Hyderabad


Group Shows

1983, 1985 - Vivek Vardhini, JNTU College of Fine Arts, Hyderabad .

1988, 1989 - Hyderabad Art Society, All India Art Exhibition, Hyderabad

1989 - JNTU College of Fine Arts, Hyderabad.

1990 - Hotel Ashoka, Warangal, Andhra Pradesh

1994 - College of Fine Arts, JNTU, Hyderabad

1997 - Potti Sri Ramulu Telugu University, State Exhibition

2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 - Hyderabad Art Society, All India Art Exhibition, Hyderabad

2013  - Art Mela, Chitramayee State Gallery, Hyderabad

2013 - Icon Art Gallery, Art Fair, Hyderabad

2013 - Art Jambore, Taj Deccan, Daira Art Gallery, Hyderabad

2013 - India Art Festival, Nehru Center, Mumbai

2013, 2014, 2015- State Art Gallery, Hyderabad

2014 - ICAC All India Art Contest Exhibition, Mumbai.

2014 - Telangana Panduga Chitramiya Art Gallery

2014, 2015, 2016  - Ganesh, State Art Gallery

2015 - Shrishti Art Gallery Mela, Affordable & Utilitarian Art Fair

2015 – Artfest, Hyderabad Art Society, Muse Art Gallery

2016 - Colours of Novotel, Hyderabad

2016 - Bathukamma Flowers and Femininity, State Art Gallery, Hyderabad

2016 - 75 years Platinum Jubilee, Hyderabad Art Society

2016 - Telangana Kala Mela, Hyderabad

2017 – Symphony of Colours, State Art Gallery, Hyderabad

2017 - Colours of Novotel, Season 8, Hyderabad

2017 – Art out of the Box, State Art Gallery, Hyderabad

2017 - Goods of Desire, Novotel, Vizag, Andhra Pradesh

2017, 2019 – Icon Art Gallery, Art Fair, Hyderabad

2018 – Annual Art Show, Icon Art Gallery, Hyderabad

2021 - ICCR Regional Passport Office, Hyderabad

2021 – SGA 17 Anniversary Art Exhibition, Hyderabad


Brush With Nature - June 18 - 16 , 2022

Raghu Akula