Surendra Shounda has been earnestly working during the past
years. His paintings are the innate medium of his search and
expression. The entire work is profoundly inspired by Nature
and mostly portray It in a realistic manner with apparent
Surendra strives to conciliate the existential conflicts based
on duality and finds an incessant source of joy in painting
Nature. He is driven not merely by It's beauty expressed in
transient forms, but essentially the warmth and the subtle
expression of infinitely unfolding existence, difficult to
grasp through logical perception.
The artist is a native of Lahoul-Spiti, a tribal district in Himachal
Pradesh among the massive Himalayas of northern India.
He was born in Kullu in 1974 . His childhood flare for drawing
never left him and he continued to paint without any formal training.
Presently he is working as a web designer with Himalayan
Websites, based at Ghurdourh, Kullu.