Born in 1956 in Kerala, Surendran Nair investigates the realms of myth in a modern-day context and draws his imagery from both Indian and western mythologies. He has used media that include watercolour and printmaking as well as oils. The artist has come to be known not only for his paintings, but also for his whimsical and preposterously long titles. Surendran Nair has completed his bachelors degree from the College of Fine Arts Trivandrum, Kerala and Post graduate degree from the MS University of Baroda. Nair has participated in many Indian and International shows.
The artist lives and works in Vadodara.