Artist, Shri. M.K. Puri
Painter, Sculptor & writer on art.
 "shOObh has touched the right nerve of the youth of this country by bringing children of hundreds of schools together across the country for the creative pursuit through art. Creativity builds the unknown faculty of exploration , expression and satisfaction, that is what shOObh is targeting for the young India."


Studied: Painting at Triveni Kala Sangam, New Delhi; National Diploma in Fine Art from Delhi College of Art, New Delhi, Ceramics from Delhi Blue Art Pottery, New Delhi.
Selected Exhibitions: 20 Solo Show & more than 100 group shows in India & abroad including Paris, Havana Biennale-Cuba, Mexico, Myanmar,Beijing biennale,Beijing(2005), Olympic Fine Art 2008, Beijing (2008), '!00 Excellent Artists' Penang, Malaysia (2009), OFAA & Bosnia Museum at Sarajevo & Banga Luka, Bosnia(june 2010).
Recognition: Life time recognition for contribution to Indian Contemporary Art by AIFACS, Senior Fellowship awarded by Ministry of Culture, Govt of India, National Akademi Award, Sahitya Kala Parishad Award, AIFACS awards,Member Executive Board, Lalit Kala Akademi (2002-07)