P N Acharya is an Artist that has taken over the South of India with a storm. He’s held 7 Solo exhibitions in Udupi, Manipal, Bangalore & Mysore. His collaborative work, knows no bounds and has travelled far and wide, with a total of 39 Collaborative Art Exhibitions held in Bangalore, Mumbai, Mysore, Manipal, Udupi & Kundapur. He’s had quite a few awards and recognitions under his name include the Indian Dental poster Award & the All India Medical Conference Award for the best chart in 1975. If that’s not enough he received the Gold Medal for being the most outstanding Artist in Mangalore and the Bharatmata Painting Award in Bangalore in the year 1976. The list is endless but the other more noteworthy recognitions are the Best Water Colour Award (Bangalore, 1977), the Mangaplex Award (1980), the Best Chart Award (All India IV Conference on Voluntary Sterilisation, Manipal 1983) and to top it all he received the Outstanding Young Person Award in Udupi, Manipal & Mangalore in 1981, 1988 and 1989.