Amit Dutt is an acclaimed artist of our times, a National Academy Award winner and a multifaceted personality who stepped into contemporary art scene as a young man three decades ago. He completed his five year diploma in Applied Arts from Shilpa Bharti Institute of Fine Arts and Crafts, New Delhi. A beacon of light for many young and budding artists, Amit even colours the paper with phrases and words. His subtle and gentle poetic expressions reflect the compassionate personality that he is. He displays a rare mastery over a spectrum of media. His art works have evolved over the times, as they explore the Higher Self, while manifesting the interconnections of harmony in form and tone and the inborn human desire to connect beauty with the Supreme Truth.
He has been conferred awards such as Sahitya Kala Parishad Award in 7th Yuva Mahotsav (Youth Festival) (1999), Mumbai Art Society All India Award AIFACS All India Award (2005), Delhi State Award for Traditional Painting by Govt. of NCT of Delhi (2005), National Academy Award in the 59th National Exhibition of Art (2017), to mention a few, mark his recognition and a never-ending quest for creative urges.
His exhibit with us is titled Traces of Time, a mixed media on canvas made in 2021.