Surendra Pal Singh, born in 1949, is a self taught artist, who has worked for over 20 years as an illustrator for The Sahitya Akademi, The Children's Book Trust, and other reputed publishers.
Everyday scenes are portrayed with stylized figures of men & women often with birds adding a dimension to the canvas, and defining his inspiration from nature. The human element in various situations has always been an important part of his work, and his work is a blend of the modern and the traditional life of India. Surendra Pal Singh's canvases are recognized for their interesting mix of colours, and his palette of colours is subdued yet vibrant and expressive.
His oils on canvas are seen in many galleries.