ExperienceAwards : • He has received many prizes in annual art exhibitions. • He received Sujan Singh memorial award (foundation level) for outstanding performance (1998-99) • M.S. Randhawa award in the final year 2002. • Swarchta paul memorial award for best student of the year in 2002. • He was honored by Mr. Amit Dhaka (i.a.s.)at an award function organized by artist S. Amarjit Singh from Bhatinda in 2007. • He was felicitated by Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi (member parliament) at Hamilton, New Zealand in Dec. 2009. • He was honored by Ross Roberston (member parliament) and Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi (member parliament) at town hall, Papatoetoe, Auckland, New Zealand in 2010. • He received his 1st award in the professional category at the painting competition ‘Chandigarh in April’ from the honorable governor of Punjab s. F. Rodrigues. • He participated in the relief fund organized by Chandigarh Lalith kala academy for tsunami victims. • He performed as a member of a youth group in the center for carnival arts, chd.

Biography

An artist known for his humility and humanity, Sikander is an artist from Punjab, India. He specializes in watercolor landscapes and portraits which have a wide fan following on social media. Inspired by his own humble beginnings, he helps hundreds of art students every year in their path to academic art career and schooling.