Lives and works in Chennai
2001- BA and MFA (Painting and Printmaking), Government College of Arts & Crafts, Chennai.
2004 Perturb Me Not, Alliance Francaise, Madras.
2003 Museum, Lalit Kala Akademi, Chennai.
*Max Muller Bhavan, Chennai.
2008 From Surface to Origin: Journeys Through Recent Art From India and Thailand, Gallery Soulflower, Bangkok.
2007 *Explorations – Fluid Signs: Perceptions and Identity, Lali Kala Akademi
*Hum Paanch, Gallery Sri Parvathi
Tangerine Art Space exhibition, Chitrakala Parisath, Bangalore.
Art of Investment, Ashvita Gallery, Chennai and Residency, Coimbatore.
Young Artists of Asia, Keumsan Gallery, Seoul.
Portrait exhibition, Svendborg.
Working Indian Artists from Lalit Kala Akademi, Graphicus Atelier, Cumberland.
The Seed, Apparao Gallery, Chennai and Shridharani Gallery, New Delhi.
The Madras Canvas, Forum Art Gallery, Chennai.
Silpapattium, Habitat Center, Delhi.
The Whirlpool of Fate, Habitat Center, Delhi.
2006 Promising Artist exhibition by Art India, Habitat Center, Delhi.
Hybrid Trend, Seoul Art Center, Seoul.
*Sathyagraha centenary exhibition,
Trilogy, Lalit Kala Akademi, Chennai.
Chennai Excite: New Works From South India, Noble Sage Art Gallery, London.
Pachmadi Camp exhibition, Lanxessads Gallery, Baroda.
Self: An Identity, Habitat Center, New Delhi and traveling to Bombay and the Maldives.
2005 Indian Art, Accra, Ghana.
*Expression: The Art Within, Coimbatore.
Woman @rt, Forum Art Gallery, Chennai.
2004 Gallery exhibition, Apparao Gallery, Chennai.
*The Camilin (6th Southern Regional Art Exhibition), Bangalore
2003 ABC, Apparao Gallery, Chennai.
2002 Vedu, Lalit Kala Akademi, Chennai.
*Three person show, Palazzo Art Gallery
2001 *National Exhibition of Art
2000 *Aifacs Jubilee Exhibition
1996 (-2003) *Tamilnaduovia Nunkalai Kuzhu, Chennai.
2006 Promising artist award.
2005 National winner of Camil Euro Art Tour to visit London and Paris.
2004 The Camilin 6th Southern Region Art Award.
2003-2004 Research grant from Lalit Kala Akademi.
2003-2005 Scholarship, Department of Culture, Government of India.
2002-2003 Arnawaz Vasudev Charities scholarship.
2002 Best student award, Government College of Arts and Crafts.
2000 2 State awards, Lalit Kala Akademi.
Benitha Perciyal has contributed to art camps, workshops and residencies throughout India.
Benitha Perciyal Paintings