Oil Painting Art Gallery

Photorealistic painting using classical techniques

Kishor Raja’s Oil Painting Art Gallery

Welcome to the photo realistic oil painting of Kishor Raja. He picked and painted the beauty of Kerala (God’s own country). His paintings are in oil paint and they are full of life and vigour. He devoted his time in spotting the beautiful landscapes, villages, fields, roads, mountains, streams, green forest, animals and Birds.

About Kishor Raja

Kishor Raja is a photo realistic painter born in Kerala, India. He has been fascinated by the beauty of the landscape since his childhood and has been capturing landscape on small piece of paper. He participated in painting competitions and won many prizes while he was at school. At college he kept aloof from arts as his parents wanted him to get absorbed into Government service.

As soon as he get employed , he started picking up interest in capturing the beauty of the landscapes. His profession warrants him to travel across the State of Kerala -God’s Own Country which is a land of immense natural beauty. During his long journeys in trains, he devoted his time in spotting the beautiful locations he came across –the villages, fields, roads, mountains, water, green forests, animals and birds.

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SWASH ON THE ROCK 32" X 22" OIL IN CANVAS

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FACE OF KERELA 29" X 18" OIL IN CANVAS

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THENMALA DAM 32"X 17" OIL IN CANVAS

Thenmala Dam, Kerala, India.
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NORTH KERALA RIVER 19" X 15" OIL IN CANVAS

A morning view of Muthali Puzha, Kozhikkode Kerala, India.
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SWAN IN LAKE 19" X 15" OIL IN CANVAS

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THAMASSERY PASS 33" X 22" OIL IN CANVAS

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SHANGHUMUKHAM 30" X 22" OIL IN CANVAS

Kalmandapam, Samghumugham, Kerala, India.
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SREEPADHMANABHA 21"X 21" OIL IN CANVAS

Sreepadmanabha temple in Kasaragod, Kerala, India.
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GRASS LAND IN SUMMER 30"X 19" OIL IN CANVAS

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A JOURNEY 30" X 18" OIL IN CANVAS

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TEMPLE GATE 23" X 19" OIL IN CANVAS

This is the North gate of famous Vaikkattappan Temple in Kottayam, Kerala, India.
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REFLECTION 32"X 24" OIL IN CANVAS

A seen from a Check Dam at Baikkatte, Kasragod, Kerala
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WAVE- 1 32" X 24" OIL IN CANVAS

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PATHIMOONNU KANNARA 32" X 24" OIL IN CANVAS

This is an ancient Miter-Gauge Railway Bridge Built in British Period, in Kollam, Kerala
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BAKEL FORT 32" X 24" OIL IN CANVAS

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AHIRAPPALLY WATER FALL 32" X 24" OIL IN CANVAS

From Athirappally water falls, Kerala.
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CHINESE FISHING NET 32" X 24" OIL IN CANVAS

Ancient method of fishing, that now only seen in Fort Kochi, Kerala.
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UNDER WATER 32" X 24" OIL IN CANVAS

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KATHAKALI- 01 48" X 36" OIL IN CANVAS

Kathakali artist doing makeup himself - this the first Painting in the series for the "Kathakali Emotions"
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KUNJIKILI 12" X 9" OIL IN CANVAS

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THAMARAPOIKA 32" X 24" OIL IN CANVAS

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SHADOW 32" X 24" OIL IN CANVAS

An old rest house in payyannur built in British period, now maintained by PWD, Kerala, India
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SEA SCAPE 32" X 24" OIL IN CANVAS

A seen from Sanghumugham Beach, Kerala, India.
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PILLER ROCK 32" X 24" OIL IN CANVAS

In kodaikanal, Tamilnadu, India.
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KATHAKALI- 02 24" X 36" OIL IN CANVAS

Kadhakali is a traditional art of Kerala. One of the specialty of this is male artist hold the make-up of beautiful lady roles