V. Ramesh was born in Andhra Pradesh in 1958. He Graduated in Fine Arts from M.S University, Baroda following it with a Post Graduation in Fine Arts from the Same University.
Among his solo exhibitions are :
Pundole Art Gallery, Mumbai (1998),
Centre of contemporary Art, New Delhi (1990)
Sakshi Gallery, Bangalore (1991)
Pundole Art Gallery, Mumbai (1993, 1997)
Gallery Threshold, Visakhapatnam ( 1998)
Apparao Galleries, chennai (1998)
Nazar Art Gallery, Baroda (2000)
“A Thousand and One Desires” Pundole Art Gallery, Mumbai & Gallery Threshold,
New Delhi 2005
Painted Hymns Gallery Threshold, Delhi-2007
Furthermore, he also took part in the second Biennale at Havana, Cuba (1982), Second Biennale of Art, Bharat Bhavan, Bhopal (1988),
Sakshi Gallery at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai (1 ‘Recent Trends in Contemporary Indian Art’, Vadehra Art Gallery (1995).
He received the Junior Fellowship from the Department of Culture om 1990-93, Sanskriti Award in 1993 and a Senior Fellowship, Department of Culture in 1995-1997
He has been teaching at the Department of Fine Arts, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam, since 1985
Ramesh has always believed in the efficiency of teaching and his work has been sustained and nourished over the years through his interaction with his students.