Governing Body

Indian Academy of Fine Arts

Indian Academy of Fine Arts: Visual Art Activities

Governing council of IAFA is formed by 18 Members & office bearers.

Master Gurdit Singh was the founder President of the Indian Acedamy of Fine Art, Amritsar.

S.G. Thakur Singh remained its president for a long period 1932 to 1976. During his life time S.G. Thakur Singh won many laurels including PADAM SHREE one of the TOP awards of India and made the Academy proud of it.

After the demise of S.G. Thakur Singh, S. Beant Singh remained acting President from 1976 to 1987.

S. Mohinderjit Singh Architect of National Fame,

Dr. Dharambir Singh Jolly a renowned philanthropist and

Sh. Avtar Singh, sculptor of National fame remained Presidents on various terms.

S. Rajinder Mohan Singh Chhina (Since 2011 -2017) has served as PRESIDENT

At present S. Shivdev Singh is serving as PRESIDENT.

Sh. Dhruv Dev performed the duties of Hon. General Secretary for quite a long time followed by

Sh. S. S. Oberoi, Giani Shamsher Singh Verka, Dr Parminder Singh Grover.

At present Dr. Arvinder Singh Chamak is serving as Hony. Gen. Secy.