Jakanachari Award (Karnataka State Award for Sculptors 1999--2015 Winner List)

Jakanachari Award (Karnataka State Award for Sculptors 1999--2015 Winner List)
Jakanachari Award (Karnataka State Award for Sculptors)
Jakanachari Award is a state award of Karnataka conferred on talented sculptors and craftsmen of the Karanataka state. The award is named after legendary sculptor Amarashilpi Jakanachari who is said to sculpted many fine temples of Kalyani Chalukyas and Hoysalas. The award was first given in 1999 to K. Shamraya Acharya.

S. No.NameAwardedLocation
1K. Shamraya Acharya1999Karkala
2R. Kalachar2003Chitradurga
3C. Siddalingaiah2005
4Bilikere Narayanachar Channappacharya2006Mysuru
5Malloja Bheema Rao2007Bagalkot
6R. Veerabhadrachar2008Bengaluru
7K. C. Puttannachar2009Mysore
8Venkatachalapathy2010Bengaluru
9Kanaka Murthy2011Bengaluru
10G. B. Hamsanandacharya2012
11Basanna Monappa Badiger2013Gulbarga
12Mahadevappa Shilpi2014Gulbarga
13Shanmukappa Yarakad2015Ilkal