C Prakash was born in 1973 at Hattimpur, Karnataka. He graduated in 1990-1996 in Arts Masters Diploma from Government Fine Art College, Dharwad, Karnataka. His solo exhibitions include 1998, Image India Art Gallery, New Delhi; 1999, British High Commission, New Delhi; 2005, Karnataka ChitrakalaParishad, Bangalore; 2012, Nehru Art Centre , Mumbai&2012 – Dhoomimal Art Centre, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi. His group exhibitions include 1993,Venkatappa Art Gallery, Bangalore; 1995, National Kala Mela, Bangalore; 1996, National Kala Mela, Kolkata; 1997, Image India Art Gallery, New Delhi; 1999, MEC Art Gallery, New Delhi; 2000, In association with Gappudiary.com and MEC Art Gallery; 2001-2002,Lalit Kala Akademi, RabindraBhawan, New Delhi; 2003, Dhoomimal Art Centre, New Delhi, 2004-2008, Collective Spaces Annual Show; 2007-2008 - Dhoomimal Art Centre, New Delhi; 2006-2008– Karnataka ChitrakalaParishad, Bangalore; 2009-2011 - Dhoomimal Art Centre, New Delhi. He was awarded by Family Planning Association in India in 1995. His works have been collected by Capt Arminder Singh, Former Chief Minister of Punjab, Mrs Sonia Gandhi, President AICC, India Tourism and Development Corporation Ltd., and many other corporate and private collections in India and overseas. He lives and works in Karnataka.