Nation First News: Internationally acclaimed painter Bijay Biswaal will become brand ambassador of a Winsor & Newton (W&N) for India.
Odisha-born artist Bijay Biswaal took to Twitter on Sunday to confirm it.
Winsor & Newton is a London based legendary art materials brand company that manufactures fine art products, including oils, alkyds, watercolours, acrylics, pastels, artists’ brushes, canvases and papers.
Biswaal, a self-taught artist was the chief ticketing inspector at Indian Railways till March 2017. Later he took voluntary retirement to continue painting.
Earlier this year, a painting of Prime Minister Narendra Modi which was painted by Biswaal was sold for a whopping Rs 5 lakh and presented to the PM at the National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi.