Manoj Kachangal born in Shadhora, Madhya Pradesh, India on July 5, 1979. He has deeply studied about aesthetics, colours, hidden energies and Indian Mythology. He is very particular in shape, forms and their energies in his art. He writes poetry, art criticism and articles on art, culture and on different social subjects. In 2001 Madhya Pradesh Kala Parishad, Bhopal honoured him with Raza award & many more. His art works were sold in some of the art auctions.
On his credit there are 29 major solo shows, 3 two men shows in India, and participated in many group shows and participation in India and abroad. There were 2 online shows on popular website of arts. His art works were displayed in many art fair/festival in India and abroad. Manoj Kachangal’s art shows are curated by some renowned Art Curators.
A book, “Doors of Perception, art of Manoj Kachangal”, edited by Ratnottama Sengupta was published by Bharatiya Jnanpith, New Delhi, in 2008. 11 numbers of catalogues were published on his art and paintings. Also a documentary film “Doors of Perception, art of Manoj Kachangal” directed by Pravesh Bhardwaj and produced by Kalaroop Films (2008). Many renowned art critics have penned on art of Manoj Kachangal. He is an Icon of Indian Abstract Art. Manoj’s paintings attract Art Lovers.
He is from Indore, now he lives and works in NCR.