Babu Xavier (b 1960)
Babu Xavier's online art gallery
Born in Trivandrum,Kerala Babu Xavier is a self-taught artist who is known in the art circuit for his vivid canvases of fantastic animals & beasts. He trained under the guidance of J.Panicker as an apprentice which helped him greatly to understand the visual language in a more sophisticated & detailed manner which led him to cultivate his own signature style & language that is surreal & erotic. Inspired from a variety of sources like nature,the mind & the subconscious,science etc his work often appears graphic.
Xavier has held many shows within India like the International Triennale of Art,New Delhi; Bharat Bhavan Biennale as well as in International platforms in Basel & Copenhagen as well.