KM Adimoolam Artist Profile :
Born in Keerambur Village in Tiruchirapalli District, Tamil Nadu in 1938. KM Adimoolam graduated with a Diploma in Advanced Painting from the Govt. College of Arts and Craft, Chennai in 1966.
He held his first one-man show of his Drawings in 1966 in his home town, Chennai. In 1969, to mark the birth centenary of Mahatma Gandhi he did a show titled ‘100 drawings on Mahatma Gandhi’. His series of black and white drawings of Mahatma Gandhi captured the essence of the Mahatma. Since that time there was no looking back. Adimoolam exhibited regularly. In the earlier part of his career he exhibited both his oil paintings on canvas as well as his drawings at Sarla Art Centre in Chennai and at Kritika and Kala Yatra in Bangalore. Later he regularly held his solo shows at Crimson in Bangalore, Sakshi and Values Art Foundation in Chennai and Dhoomimal in New Delhi. Wanting to show his work to a wider audience, Adimoolam regularly exhibited a.....