Suresh Selvarajan is a renowned artist born on October 13, 1982. With great interest in painting and with an aim to make people see, feel and walk through his paintings he started giving life to the visions of his mind. With all his goals accomplished, he was first recognized for his paintings at the age of 19 with a state award. He was passionate towards watercolors from his childhood with an overwhelming emotion towards nature and its inexpressible beauty, which molded him into an art director and a good production manager. He completed his graduation in fine arts (painting), from Bharathiar Palkalai Koodam under the University of Pondicherry in 2003.
He assisted renowned production designer
Sabu Cyril for 9 years, gaining a sound experience in designing and construction of challenging theatrical sets, miniatures, special props and specialized costume. After that, he geared up to explore the unexplored heights in production design. With Sabu Cyril’s assistant, he worked on 14 successful films and 15 advertisement films. With all that experience, he started his career in the media industry as a production designer and art director in television commercials like Coca Cola, ICICI Life Insurance, Servo Indian Oil, Audi A6, Kalyan Jewelers, Lloyd TV, Lux, Britannia, Suzuki, etc.
He worked as an assistant art director in blockbusters like Agneepath, Ra one, Aladin and
Om Shanti Om. Out ofwhich he appeared first for Om Shanti Om. In 2010, he made his debut as art director for Tamil blockbuster “
Enthiran” (Robot) which provided him a huge platform in the Indian film industry. After that, he worked as the art director for “
Krrish 3”, a sci-fi super hero movie in Bollywood by
Rakesh Roshan (2013) and for “
Yaan” a Tamil thriller by Ravi K. Chandran (2014). In the same year 2014, he started working as a special property designer and made his debut in “
Salman Khan starrer movie that also made a great impression.
He continued his career as a special property designer in the Bollywood industry and made his milestone in movies like “
Baby” (2015) and “
Housefull 3” (2016). Meanwhile, he started working as a production designer in “Radio Petti” (2015), “
Brothers” (2015) and “
Iru Mugan” (2016). After doing art direction for Iru Mugan he was personally appreciated by Vikram for his colorful sets, which had no reservation for colors. In the meanwhile, he also did short films such as “Shaadi Vaadi”, a Hindi short film in 2014 and an English short film “Water is Life” in the same year. Suresh is an amazing artist who is now working on many projects with tremendous efforts. He is living in Mumbai at present.