BAPUIllustrator Artist Cartoonist FilmmakerOver a period of sixty years, Bapu created his own unique style of art and filmmaking that inspired many. Bapu's artwork extended from illustrations to cartoons, caricatures, graphics, logos, portraits and paintings. He, along with his childhood friend Mullapudi Venkataramana, collaborated on several film projects in Telugu, Hindi and Tamil. Bapu directed 47 feature films. He was the recipient of several awards, including the Padma Shri in 2013. Beautiful Simplicity Defined His StyleVisit Online Art Gallery Awide-array of Bapu's artwork can be viewed at his online art gallery. Poster prints can be purchased from our online shop.
Renowned & accomplished individual in the field of
Indian Arts & Entertainment
Lakshminarayana Sathiraju (aka Bapu)15th Dec. 1933 - 31st Aug. 2014