Meet the Artist
B.D.Dethan born in 1946 Nov 15 at Trivandrum. Diploma in painting from Government School of Arts Trivandrum. Participated in orientation course in the balabhavan and children's museum, New Delhi in 1971,1973. Art instructor in Jawahar balabhavan, Trivandrum (1970-1984). Worked as artist, town planning department, Museum and Zoo Trivandrum, as Art Editor State Institute of Encyclopedia Publications, Trivandrum (1977-2001).Executive member, Kerala Lalit Kala Akademi(Three times). Member of the Malayalam book development Council, Member Board of Studies Kerala university. Solo Exhibition : In the years 19731973,1974,1974,1977,1985,1991,1997,1999,2001,2002,2003,2004,2005,2006,2007. Participated in Rastriya Kala Mein, Bangalore 1995. Awards: Kerala Lalit Kala Akademi in State exhibition of art conducted in the years, 1969,1971,1972,1973,1974,1975,1977. From Ghandhi Lenin centenary celebrations 1970 and Gandhi smarakanidhi, Kerala 1970, Kerala Lalit Kala Akademi Fellowship 2007.