‘Heritage of Hyderabad’ art exhibition
The Gallery Café in Banjara Hills is hosting an exhibition by R. Murugan titled “Heritage of Hyderabad” from February 4 to 12 from 11 am to 7 pm. Murugan, a mechanical engineer, inspired by the architecture of Bangalore and Hyderabad, pursued civil engineering. Later, he gave up his lucrative job as a civil engineer and became a full-time commercial artist in 1995 and never looked back. With 80 to 100 exhibitions commissioned by corporate houses, realtors, private collectors and a wide range of buyers across society, his art resides in an array of spaces: art galleries, homes, five-star hotel lobbies, restaurants, realty homes, offices, etc. He has done shows to support victims of calamities and reached out to students in villages.