He has also participated in many group
shows across India and abroad including Washington D.C.
in a show by the American Society of Botanical Artists
(ASBA) in 2002; with South Western Pennsylvania's Art
professionals in 2000; Exhibition of Contemporary Indian
Miniature Paintings at the University of Iowa, USA in
1998; Natural History Paintings from Rajasthan at The
Hunt Institute, USA in 1994. He is a recipient of the
All India Award of the Department of Environment and
State Award of Rajasthan Lalit Kala Academy. Damodar
lives and works in Jaipur.
Sardarsamand Palace now in Pali District, was a part
of the Jodhpur Dynasty some 90 years ago. The beautiful
artificial lake that was created to irrigate the barren
lands was taken up to construct the palace resulting
in shortage of water and unavailability of green grass
for the cattle.
My paintings of places and people of Rajasthan in traditional
jewellery and colorful clothes show my passion towards