Ratindra Das is a Dolphin Fellow and a signature member of the American Watercolor Society. He is also signature member of National Watercolor Society and seven other watercolor societies and holds Master status in the Transparent Watercolor Society of America. He is recipient of numerous awards including six in the American Watercolor Society. He attended the American Academy of Art in Chicago and studied with many nationally known artists.
In 2010 he was invited to exhibit in the 1st “Shanghai Zhujiajiao International Watercolor Biennial Exhibition” and the “Third International Watermedia Masters in Nanjing,” China and has been appointed as Honorary Member of the Jiangsu Watercolor Research Institute. A popular workshop instructor and frequent juror of shows and competitions, he has served as a selection juror for the American Watercolor Society and many other national exhibitions. He has conducted workshops and seminars throughout the US, Mexico, Singapore and China .He frequently gives demonstrations to general public as well as artists’ groups.
NOTE NEW LOCATION of IWS meeting: Oak Brook Public Library, 600 Oak Brook Road