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M.S.C. Satya Sai View Artworks of M.S.C. Satya Sai Back to Artist

Born in 1975 at Vishakapatnam, MSC Satya Sai received his BFA in Painting from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University College of Fine Arts ( JNTU), Hyderabad and MFA from Jamia Milia Islamia, New Delhi. The artist works with a range of media including paintings, photography, digital media and mixed media. He draws on his experiences and real life encounters in the Indian metro. The concepts are then developed and re presented , often as photo representational compositions, indigenous and iconic imagery is bought alive with anointed and symbolic use of material and colours.

MSC Satya Sai’s work has been featured in exhibitions at Los Angeles, at the Air Gallery in London, at Tashkent, Toronto, Germany, Karachi, Colombo and New York, besides in cities across India. The runner up of Bose Pacia Emerging Artist Award and winner of Ravi Jain Memorial, AIFACS, and Hyderabad Art Society awards, he was also commissioned by Virgin Atlantic Airways to make a commemorative painting for their flight operations planning symposium.

The artist lives and works in New Delhi.

Educational qualification:


2002 — Master of Fine Arts (MFA), Painting from Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.


1999 — Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Painting from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU) Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.


      Solo Exhibitions:                 

2009 — “Stop Look Go” rupturing of a flow/narrative, Dhoomimal Gallery, New Delhi.

2007 — “Silence”, The  Air Gallery, London.

2001 — “The three dimensions of triangles”, MEC Gallery, New Delhi.



Group Exhibitions abroad:

2009 — “spring 2009” group exhibition Galerie Mueller & Plate, Munchen.

2006 — “Shifting focus”, “The Air Gallery”, London.

2005 — group show at the residence of German Ambassador, Tashkent.

2005 — “Street Art Inspirits”, presented by SAVAC, Marilyn brewer Gallery, Toronto.

2004 — “The dual path of Indian Art today”, Galerie muller & plate, Munchen.

2003 — “Flags of Peace” works by artists from India and Pakistan, Karachi.

2003 —  “PEACE TAXI”, street art project by SAVAC, Toronto.

2003 — “Galerie Borowski”, Cologne.

2003  — “Galerie muller & plate”, Munchen.

2002 —  “Indian Contemporaries” Lionel Wendt Gallery, Alliance franqaise, Colombo.

2001 — “Emerging artists award show” Bose Pacia Modern, New York.   


Group Exhibitions India:

2010 — “Emergent Idioms”, group show, The Loft at Lower Parel, Mumbai

2010 — “[en]counters, public art project by Art Oxygen, Mumbai.

2009 — “Drawing: The Essence II” group show, IHC, Dhoomimal Gallery, New Delhi.

2007 — “Generation Next”, group show, IHC, Art Alive Gallery, New Delhi.

2007 — “Real 2007”, group show at LKA, New Delhi.

2007 — “Dream childhood”, group show at Leap years, New Delhi. 

2007 — “Young and Free”, open air gallery, Hotel Intercontinental, Delhi,

2006 — “A Compensation for what has been lost”, Travancore Art gallery, Delhi.

2005 — “The Second coming”, Tao Art gallery, Mumbai.

2005 — “The abstract sublime”, Anant Art Gallery, Delhi.

2005 — “Making of India” by SAHMAT at JNU School of Art and Aesthetics, Delhi.

2003 — “Dreams: Projects Unrealised”, Academy of Fine Arts and Literature, Delhi.

2003 — “INVASIONS”, palm court, IHC, Delhi.

2002 — “Abstract intones” MEC Art Gallery, Delhi

2002 — “HEAT”, Visual Art Gallery, IHC, Delhi. 

2002 — Annual Group show, Daira Art Gallery, Hyderabad.

2002 — Annual Group show, Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi.

2001 — Annual Group show, Jaima Millia Islamia, Delhi.

1997, 1995, 1994 — Annual Group show, JNTU, Hyderabad.


Slide shows:

2005 — Slide show presentation, KHOJ, New Delhi.

2003 — Slide show, presentation of personal as well as works of young contemporaries from Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi and S N School of Performing Arts and Communication, Central University, Hyderabad.

2003 — Dept. of Fine Arts, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam.

2002 — A Slide presentation of personal works at Faculty of Fine Arts,

M S University, Baroda.


Participations / camps / Residences:

2005 —  “Artist in residence & workshop” at the residence of German Ambassador to Uzbekistan, Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

2003 — Mixed Media Art Camp, Art Dais Gallery, Hyderabad.

2000, 1999, 1998, 1996 — Hyderabad Art Society.                                                                                                                   2000, 1999, 1997 — Potti sree ramulu Telugu University.

2003, 2002, 2000 — AIFACS, Hyderabad.

2001 — Mural Camp, Jamia Millia Islamia. 


Awards / Honors / Scholarships:


2006 — Introduced by NDTV as “One of the young promising artists of India” in the program “Mission admission-2006.”


2002-2003 — Ravi Jain Memorial foundation award fellowship, Dhoomi Mal Gallery, New Delhi.


2002 — Placed in, Top Ten Young, upcoming artist of India, "Where to put your money", "A Handy Guide to Investing in Art" reviewed in The Times of India, Financial Times dated, April 23, 2002.

  2001 — Runner up, Bose Pacia Emerging Artist Award, New York.

2001 — Jamia Merit Scholarship, Jamia Millia Islamia.

1997 — 50 years of Art in Independent India by AIFACS, Hyderabad. 

2000, 1999— Hyderabad Art Society Award.          

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