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Anirudh Sainath
Artist | Digital Art
India
I was born and raised in New-Delhi;I started drawing the day I was able to wield a pencil (I think was around 3) , art has been my passion ever since.
When my formal schooling days were over (I was very glad it was over), I gave the entrance exam to Sir J.J school of arts, but I decided not to join there as I was unsure if I would actually like art school. So to be on the safer side, I decided to join Delhi College of Art (because it was closer to home), where I was put in the waiting list after the entrance exam (lmao!). The admission was successful but I dropped out by choice in the 2nd week itself. Personally, I didn’t like the way they taught and it was against the style which I have practiced all my life and also it was against my principles and understanding of art. I was convinced that Art-Schools were not meant for me. After I quit art school I tried studying law because my father (who is a Senior Advocate) asked me to give it a shot, in case I liked it. But then again I dropped out around the end of the first semester when I realized that law wasn’t my cup of tea either.In my honest opinion there is nothing great in earning a graduation just for the sake of appeasing the society and I feel knowledge has very little to do with owning a college degree.

I have interest in Indian Mythology because I feel there is a lot that can be learned from these beautiful stories of gods and heroes and I have faith that theses stories have some truth behind them. I paint characters and events from epics like the Ramayana and Mahabharata and other ancient scriptures such as the Vedas.One might mistake to be a religious Hindu but to be honest I don't follow any one religion be it Hinduism,Islam,Christianity,Buddhism or any other religion,but again I am not an atheist or an agnostic either, at best one can call me a free thinker who tries to learn about life through various scriptures and books.
Indian mythology is not my only interest.. I also love to paint characters from videogame and comic books.

One can call me a 12th grade pass if they want to because I don’t hold a degree and to be honest, I was never interested in having one either. After a couple of years of hard work I had my first exhibition as an artist in 2012 in India Habitat Center. To my surprise I managed to sell a bunch of my paintings, which I wasn't very confident about but it went a lot better than what I expected.
my second exhibition in Bangalore ,Chitrakala Parishat didn't go as planned because of certain unintelligent and ignorant individuals(religious fanatics to be precise) who found my paintings offensive and the people who owned the place weren't supportive either.

I'll let fate decide what happens in the future and I have many miles to go before I sleep.
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adi-chi Apr 8, 2014  Student Filmographer
You! Sir, is awesome ! You're way on life and art is truly inspiring. Thank you sharing your works with us :)))
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Aniruddh means The Unstoppable
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:iconaznwolverine:
Just coming in to say, I love the patches on Ryu's gi that you draw. Haha it's been a while!
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molee Mar 23, 2014   Digital Artist
yeah man! big time... want to make more street fighter stuff.
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:iconaznwolverine:
Same! I think alternate costumes are fun to draw with SF. What games have you been playing lately?
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molee Mar 29, 2014   Digital Artist
nothing much man..
have to buy me-self a ps4 and my ps3's dead :/
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Noire-Ighaan Feb 10, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Hello~!
I'm organizing a contest in which you can win 200$ or 16,000 :points: to celebrate the release of my visual novel 'Mirage Noir Prologue' chapter. :) The deadline of the contest is 30th of April. Everyone who enters gets additional 10-20 :points: per contest picture. There are no style restrictions (it can be realistic, manga style, comic etc.) If you are interested you can read all the details here: noire-ighaan.deviantart.com/jo… I hope you won't find my message rude, have a nice day :la:
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nitinr Jan 23, 2014  New member Hobbyist Photographer
Magnificent !!! have never seen anything like this before!!! love your work bro!!!
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:iconrupeshmahajan:
Amazing..Just Awesome Works.
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himzvora Jan 18, 2014  Student Filmographer
Good.
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