Educational Qualification Born in Tamil Nadu, Velmurugan did his MFA in Sculpture from the Govt . College of Fine Arts , Chennai , Tamil Nadu . Solo shows At Axxa Art Gallery , Chennal in 2006 , 2008, 2010 , at Aurodban Art Gallery , Pondicherry in 2008 , 2009 , at Lakshana Art Gallery , Chennai in 2008 , at Prakrit Arts , Chennai in 2007 , at Art Loka , Chennai in 2005 , 2006 and at Art World , Kodaikanal in 2002 , 2003 , 2004 , Group Shows At Art Mall , New Delhi in 2009 , 2011 , at Sony Daryvalla , Chennai in 2008, 2009 , 2010 , 2011 , at World Art , Chennai in 2008, 2010 , 2011 , at Ayya Art Gallery , Chennai in 2006 , 2008 , 2010 , at Aurodhan Art Gallery , Pondicherry in 2008 , 2009 , at Gallery Sri Parvathi , Chennai in 2008 , at Auradhan Art Gallery , Pondicherry in 2008, at JK and RT Architects , Mumbai in 2008 , at Laxina Art Gallery , Chennai in 2008 , at Kala Mala in 2008 , at Indian Fine Arts and Grafts Society , New Delhi in 2007 , 2008 , at Civam Arts Ext.ltd , Singapore in 2007 and at K.K. Therri , Kolkata in 2006 . Awards He has received awards from Art Vallage Arts , Padapgai in 2010 , from Bhiky Ram Jain Awards in 2009 , 2010 , from Annual Indian Royal Academy Gyl Park in 2008 , 2010 and from Nirman , Kolkata in 2008 .