Murali Surya is a Realist Artist who has passionately embraced Drawing and Painting as an inbuilt nature since his early school days. He is inspired by the Natural Realism including Human Figure, Portraiture and the vast life in Nature. He has exhibited his work in many avenues and also has got recognition number of times. His water color portrait ‘Winners Instinct’ received the ‘Best Portrait Award’ in Berwick Artfest 2013. He has also received awards from Australian Guild for Realist Artists.
He has been commissioned to make religious Murals in Melbourne to be used as backdrops for classical concerts and events. He has also been commissioned to make portraits of prominent Individuals in the community.
Being inspired by the Masters he traveled to Global Art Capital… Florence, Italy to experience the Art learning in an academic manner . He graduated in the studies of advanced drawing and painting from Florence Academy of Art, Italy.
Murali mainly works with Charcoal and Oils. He also explores water colors and other contemporary mediums frequently.