Anunaya Chaubey Provost, Anant National University

Dr Anunaya Chaubey is the Provost at Anant National University, India’s first Design University. He is a well-known artist and academic in the fields of literature and art history. A self-taught painter, his works explore the individual and communal worlds which are mundane yet subtly textured. Many of his paintings are found both in public and private collections all around the world. Over the past ten years, he has taught different courses on art appreciation that give an evolutionary account of arts. His courses have provided a converging ground for ideas and concerns drawn from multiple domains and disciplines. He has wide administrative experience in the space of education and has contributed to several institution-building exercises in both India and abroad. In addition to serving at Anant National University, Dr Chaubey has been the principal of Art College at Patna University.