Contribution Academic

As an avant-garde Academician-Scholar-Researcher – He has been the sole spirit who had been relentlessly engaged in conceiving, planning and establishing a full-fledged Faculty of Fine Arts in the University of Rajasthan, Jaipur. He was involved in drafting innovative curriculum and instituted professional degree courses like B.F.A, M.F.A, P.G. Diploma and Post-Graduation course in Television Programme Production for the first time in the State of Rajasthan. He drafted the Feasibility Report of the Seedling Academy of Design, Technology and Management (being established in Jaipur).
His areas of study and research includes –
• Inter-disciplinary studies in fundamentals of fine arts.
• Aesthetics of visual arts.
• historiography of art
• Communication through folk-art forms.
New and innovative educational projects, programmes as well as research in fine arts were initiated by him.
Several national and international symposiums and seminars were attended by him. He served as the former Professor and Dean at the Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur. He had a teaching experience and acted as a research supervisor to under-graduate and post-graduate level students for more than three decades. Nearly 25 students completed their dissertations and thesis under his guidance. Thus, his contribution in the development of the academic landscape as well as in the professional growth of the students has been noteworthy