Born in Karnataka, Kulkarni studied at the Sir J.J. School of Art, Bombay. He had his first one-man show in 1945, organized by the All India Fine Arts and Crafts Society. In 1948 he founded the Triveni Kala Sangam where he served as Director of the Art Department until 1968. In 1955, he was awarded the first of his three national awards and in 1958 he traveled through Mexico, Guatemala, Peru and Brazil and came into contact with the Mayan and...
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Honours and Awards
  • 1986 Parishad Sanman, Sahitya Kala Parishad, New Delhi
  • 1985 Emeritus...
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    Lot 4 Details

    The Art of India Auction 18-19 May 2022

    K S Kulkarni

    Horses

    Oil on canvas

    24.5 x 30 in

    Winning bid
    $8,880
    Rs 6,74,880
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    Lot 27 Details

    Winter Live Auction: Indian Art 15 December 2021

    K S Kulkarni

    Untitled

    Terracotta

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    Winning bid
    $5,638
    Rs 4,20,000
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    Winter Live Auction: Indian Art 15 December 2021

    K S Kulkarni

    Untitled

    Acrylic on canvas

    36.25 x 44 in

    Winning bid
    $26,400
    Rs 19,66,800
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    Lot 38 Details

    COVID-19 Relief Fundraiser Online Auction 29-30 April 2020

    K S Kulkarni

    Untitled

    Acrylic on paper

    17 x 21.75 in

    Winning bid
    $1,458
    Rs 1,07,880
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    Lot 5 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 1 March 2022

    K S Kulkarni

    Untitled

    Oil on canvas pasted on board

    19.25 x 23.5 in

    Winning bid
    $3,051
    Rs 2,25,780
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    Lot 66 Details

    Works on Paper from the Dhoomimal Art Gallery Collection 14 September 2021

    K S Kulkarni

    a) Dancing Girl
    Inscribed and dated...

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    Winning bid
    $830
    Rs 59,760
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    Lot 25 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 12 January 2021

    K S Kulkarni

    a) Untitled
    Initialled 'KSK' (lower...

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    Winning bid
    $797
    Rs 57,360
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    Lot 15 Details

    Absolute Tuesdays 20 October 2020

    K S Kulkarni

    Untitled

    Acrylic on paper

    21.25 x 29.25 in

    Winning bid
    $1,645
    Rs 1,19,250
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    Lot 5 Details

    Modern Indian Art from the 1930s to the 2000s... 17 October 2020-21 January 2021

    K S Kulkarni

    Untitled

    Watercolour on paper pasted on cloth

    30 x 22 in







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