Kerala Laithakala Akademi Awards - 2010

39th State award function was followed by an exhibition from 14th to 21 Feb 2010. 24 awards were given which included seven awards of Rs 20,000.

State Award of Rs 20,000

  • Biju CS, Sculpture, ‘ Machinist’
  • Geethu SG, Painting, ‘Unknown Alarm’
  • MP Nishad, Painting, ‘Post Modern Animal’
  • Prathapan G, Painting, ‘Motherhood Denied
  • Venu R, Painting, ‘Face to Face – Around the Throne
  • Girish Kurup, Photography, ‘ Morning Duty’
  • NS Abdul Saleem, Cartoon, Murali parvam‘otta’katha

Honorable Mention Award of Rs 10,000

  • Bindhi Rajagopal, Painting, ‘Ring of Constellations’
  • Martin OC,  Painting, ‘Rust’
  • Ponmani Thomas, Painting, ‘Ethos’
  • Sukesan Kanka, Painting, ‘Some vadam’
  • Usha Ramachandran, Sculpture, ‘The Little Laundress’
  • Albin Mathew, Photography, Untitled                 
  • Sachin San, Photography, ‘One Girl Child’
  • Thomas Antony, Cartoon, ‘Bypass’
  • Unnikrishnan K, Cartoon, ‘Karu Muraleeravam’

Sankara Menon Endowment Gold Medal

  • Rajesh Paravoor, Painting, ‘Arangozhiyanavathe..’

Vijaya Raghavan Endowment Gold Medal

  • NS Abdul Saleem, Painting, ‘Remnant of Era’

Special Mention Award of Rs 5000

  • Midhun Gopi P, Painting, ‘In between my tail & tongue’
  • Navaneeth TC,  Painting, Untitled
  • Renjith V, Painting, Untitled
  • Sreejesh Padoli, Sculpture, ‘Balance of Nature’
  • Sruthi EV, Painting, Untitled

Award for Book on Art

  • AT Mohanraj, ‘Chithrakala Sargabhavanayude Roopathalangal’

The KCS award of Rs 1 lakh

  • SG Vasudev

Awards instituted in the name of Kesari  and TK Padmini

  • Sivakumar
  • TV Santhosh

Fellowships

  • Riyaz Komu and Ajayakumar