Past WorkListed below is a set of selected achievements. • Invited to participate in international art and sculpture symposium in Penza, Russia in May in 2015. • Painting Odisha village- won his 1st award (jury category). In Istanbul international watercolor society monthly contest, turkey. Feb 2013 • Painting fire- won the 2nd award in professional category- 23rd all India art contest. (2008) s.c.z.c.c, Nagpur. • Painting saawan somwar gets prestigious Raja Ravi Verma Adaranljali award on April 30th, 2013. By artists guild of MP, Bhopal. • International caricature award- 1st prize in sonia-manmohan caricature contest. 2009. • He was one among the 10 selected artists from India to participate at the Buddha-Gandhi-mother Teresa art show at Jakarta, Indonesia. In association with India high commission Indonesia. 2013. • Participated in a group show in Washington DC, July.2014 and Kuwait in September 2014. • Participated in Asian art summit (jas-14) at Jaipur along with selected artists from across the globe in November 2014. • Painting fire- one among the 11 selected for exhibition at Bombay art society annual art show at Jahangir art gallery Mumbai. 2013. • Only Indian cartoonist to get a diploma from Bulgaria, for cartoon on climate change. 2010. • Cartoon selected for display at Belgium at fruit cartoon festival. 2010. • Holds first solo painting show off the track at rail club. Nagpur. 2007. • Participated in international art residency at Hyderabad state art gallery. 2014. • Painting rock purple was selected for display at Jahangir, by art society 0f India. 2004. • 3 paintings- variety square, wet platform, and the road less traveled was selected by art society of India for the exhibition. 2012. • A countless number of illustrations, cartoons for various magazines and journals. And many more ...

Biography

The self taught railwayman with an unbridled passion for painting, who has successfully carried his passion to national and international level. Art could not be contained in a single format, genre or language. Ever dynamic flow of creativity flourishes best when letting loose, untamed, unhindered ... Unchartered! From a self-taught man born in a remote corner of idyllic Odisha to a railway man to one of the inspiring self-taught artists of national and international repute. Biswaal through his chequered rendezvous has changed the way a self-taught is looked at by the art world and art lovers in general. His works have even been proudly mentioned by the Prime Minister of India in one of his speeches. The Prime Minister commending the talent of Biswaal that he was inspired from a normal railway station so as to recreate it in his paintings. More of his life and works: http://www.biswaal.com/