He was born in 19th July 1968 in Galle; one of the historical townscapes admired during Dutch and British periods in Sri Lanka.
His premature artistic born-talent began from his home in a panoramic mountainous village of Thalgaswella under sincere appreciation of his adored parents.
His formal education on art began from his school – Richmond Collage, Galle
Despite his insights in searching the sense of elements and space around his touch during his childhood, he became a scholar of Master Sumana Dissanyaka’s Institute of Fine Arts to supplement his desire of probing into the elements of time and space of living beings; a philosophical exploration, a journey and an innate idea of which he has been enthusiastically experimenting and searching on his own from the times of his younger age.
He achieved a distinction in Art in his G.C.E (O/L’s) and collected the knowledge of sciences in G.C.E(A/L) and proceeded to his university education at University of Moratuwa in 1992.
He obtained his B.Sc( BE) in Architecture in1995 and furthered his scholars in fine arts studies in his graduate ship.
He has obtained Masters degree in Architecture by qualifying in M.Sc(Arch) in 1998.
He has obtained his professional qualification as a Chartered Architect in year 2000 and became an associate member of Sri Lanka Institute of Architects.
He started his carrier as a professional architect and has been emerging to his artistic career together with the acquaintances he has gained from both science and art disciplines.
“It is my inherent affinity and passion to fine arts that brought me close to the field of architecture. In fact, the architecture and fine arts are always enriched spirits that ultimately leading to emotional qualities”
“ Beauty of art and architecture is not mere enjoyment but it is a pleasure of tasting an enriched spirit of the man’s inner self ”
“ My works differ from one another as they try to express the inherent meanings within them rather than depicting those of the creator.”
Best artist – Annual year Award – Richmond Collage - 1982
Best artist – Annual year Award – Richmond Collage - 1983
Best artist – Annual year Award – Richmond Collage - 1984
Best artist – Annual year Award – Richmond Collage - 1985
Best artist – Annual year Award – Richmond Collage - 1986
Best artist – Open art year Award – Richmond Collage – 1986
Commendation Award- Seconded Place – SBYO - Dr. Teoh Eng Soon Awards 1981, Singapore
National Day Celebration Dhamma Contest
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