Ramesh Kumar has always worked on a spiritual theme, his colours are vibrant and his canvas portrays primary hues with bold, fearless, strokes. He is an artist who enjoys colours which are apparent in all his vibrant works.
His art revolves around Krishna and his Rasaleela.
The Rasleela is part of the traditional story of Krishna described in Hindu
scriptures, as in the Bhagavata Purana and in literature in the Gita Govinda.
The legend of Radha Krishna has always been a source of inspiration for several artists for years. His art personifies Lord Krishna, the epitome of spirituality and his fluidity performing Rasaleela on his canvases.
Ramesh Kumar has exhibited with Cymroza Gallery in Mumbai, Apparao Gallery in Bangalore and Gallery Ragini has been promoting him since 2004. He has been painting for the last 30 years, has won a Lalit Kala Academy Award and his artwork is in the business houses of Dalmia, Munjals, Khaitans, Lakhani, Jaipuria, etc. He had two solo shows with Gallery Ragini – Flutist at The Claridges Hotel in 2011 and In Harmony with the Divine at Jehangir Art Gallery in Bombay in 2013