Muralidharan K.: He was born in Chennai. He holds a Post- Diploma in painting from the Government College of Arts and Crafts, Madras. His canvases seldom cease to invite viewers to dream and to walk with him while trying to view images of Gods and Goddesses with childlike innocence. His work has been exhibited extensively in India and abroad. He has won several scholarships and awards. His work is to be found in the collection of eminent galleries in India, including NGMA, New Delhi and Glasgow School of Arts, Scotland. Several foreign embassies in India have also patronized this artist and his work can been seen in their embassies.