Prof. Surabhi Kanchan Gulwelkar
Assistant Professor
• International Boldbrush Competition, Outstanding Pastel award (2019)
• International Boldbrush Competition finalist Award (2020)
• Maharashtra State Art Award- Professional Category (2022)
• Prafulla Dahanukar Art Foundation Merit Grant Award (2022)
• Bombay Art Society, Award for Portrait (2016)
• Art society of India, Award for Best Entry (2022, 2015, 2016)
• Camel Art Foundation West Zonal Award (2022)
• All India V.V.Oak Smriti Art Exhibition, Pune (2014)• CVM National Exhibition of Art, Gujrat 2 nd Award (2015)
• Award in ‘Kaladeep’ Sir JJ School of Art Annual Exhibition for Best Portrait (2016, 2017)
• Portrait Artist Group Finalist Award (2022, 2019)
• State Art Exhibition, Merit Award- Student Category (2013, 2016, 2017)
• 1 st award in Drawing and Sketching Exhibition organized by Artists’ Centre (2017)
• 1 st Prize at Sahyadri School of Art, Savarde, Ratnagiri Art Exhibition (2014)
• 2 nd prize for State level Portrait Competition, Sai Chitrakala Mahavidyalaya (2014)
• Award at Chandrakant Mandre Smriti State Level Portrait Competition, Kolhapur (2013)
• Late Artist Balasidhha Deorukhe Award for Best Painting, Annual Art Exhibition, Abhinav Kala Mahavidyalaya (2013)
• Young Lady Artist Award, Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (2013)
• 1 st Prize for Portrait in Annual Art Exhibition of DYP (2015)
• Student of the Year Award (2014-15)
• Best player Award by D. Y. Patil College of Arts and Crafts (2015)
• Several awards in state level art exhibitions and landscape/ portrait competitions

Prof. Dr. Nitin A. Taware
Academe coordinator

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• Best Calendar Design Award for Ganesha, Tata motors calendar-2005 in the academic year 2005

•  Award for Best Book Design Illustration -Navneeth publication-2005

• 1st Prize for the Theme on Panel Designs for the BJS Gallery, 2004

• Honored by SwarajPrathishthan, Lonavala for remarkable work in the Education Category

• Special achievement award 2017 D.Y.Patil Collage of Applied Arts & Craft Akurdi, pune.

• Contributed Lonavala mucipal cooperation in wall art work Member for Swachh Survekshan abhiyan in 2016, 2017, 2018 continuous three years.

• Art planet foundation pune appreciated with valuable contribution to the art world Event –online art competition 2020 theme–Shri Ganesha held in August 2020 achieved 1st rank in all over Maharashtra with gold medal.

• Awared at kalavishkar kalakrida vabhaushishansautha, bhagora (Akola) state level award category artist group “R. K Laxman kalaratna puraskar”- 2021

• Awarded at artbeats foundation pune, Maharashtra award category Education teacher excellence of Artbeats Maharashtra “Guru Gaurav”puraskar- 2022

• Associated with JJTU University approved by Department Research committee as a registered Co-guide/co-supervisor in the subject of Fine arts. -Registration no.-JJT/2K9/SSH/1987