About Yusuf

One of the finest abstract artists in the country, he can work wonders with his paint brush and needle. In his contemporary abstracts, Yusuf generally sticks to sparse and sometimes-geometric forms spread across the surface, as evident in his compositions He was the winner of the Raza Award in 1984 and the Lalit Kala Akademi National Award, New Delhi in 1987. Yusuf was honoured with the National Fellowship from the Ministry of Culture, New Delhi as well.