Additional writings by K.P. Singh may be found as Reflections of the Sacred in the Arts and Architecture

Original drawings of some of the images shown on this website are available for acquisition. Please contact KP for more information.

News – September 23, 2020

KP SINGH AT 2021 ART FAIRS KP Singh is tentatively planning to exhibit his exquisite hand-colored drawings and prints at the following art fairs in 2021: Broad Ripple Art Fair: May 15th and 16th, 2021 Talbot Street Art Fair: June 19th and 20th, 2021 Penrod Arts Fair September 11th, 2021 KP SINGH RECEIVES HONORARY DOCTORATE […]

News – May 11, 2018

KP SINGH AT UPCOMING ART FAIRS Look for KP Singh at art fairs in the Indianapolis area over the coming months, where he will be exhibiting his exquisite hand-colored drawings and prints. This will be the 48th consecutive year that KP has participated in these art fairs. Broad Ripple Art Fair: May 19th and 20th, […]

Statue of Liberty

Indiana – A State in History (Center Image)

Chicago Water Tower

Taj Mahal

University of Notre Dame

Indiana University

Monument Circle

News – June 3, 2016

KP SINGH FEATURED ARTIST AT TALBOT STREET ART FAIR Look for KP Singh’s drawing of the Indianapolis Skyline that will be featured at the 61st Talbot Street Art Fair, June 11th and 12th in Indianapolis. This will be KP’s 46th participation in one of the Midwest’s major art fairs. Many of his exquisitely hand-colored drawings […]

Interfaith Ambassador of the Year

The Columbia Club 5:00 – 8:00 PM – February 21, 2016 For tickets and more information: www.centerforinterfaithcooperation.org Ethnic or Business Attire

Legacy Award

Jordan College of the Arts, Butler University 7:00 – 8:30 PM – February 5, 2016 (Invitation Only)

News – January 27, 2016

KP SINGH TO RECEIVE INTERFAITH AMBASSADOR OF THE YEAR AWARD The Center for Interfaith Cooperation – February 21, 2016 “Indianapolis based architect, artist and community leader Kanwal Prakash “KP” Singh for his leadership and contributions to improving understanding and strengthening relationships between people of different faiths in the central Indiana community and around the world.” […]

A Festive Celebration of Arts and Historic Architectural Heritage

The following essay originally appeared on the NRI Internet website. Photos from KP’s recent exhibit opening may also be found on the NRI Internet site. The Opening Reception of “KP Singh in Color – Selected Drawings and Prints” at the Indianapolis Art Center attracted an enthusiastic multi-generational and multicultural festive gathering with over 200 art […]

Lines of Distinction

The following excerpt is from an essay by Chi Sherman that originally appeared on the Sky Blue Window website. You may view the entire article. Internationally known illustrator K.P. Singh speaks with an elegance and cadence that turn his words into a dance. His designations include artist, advocate, author and public speaker and could easily […]

News – September 6, 2015

Come enjoy KP’s artwork in person! KP SINGH IN COLOR: SELECTED PRINTS AND DRAWINGS (Landmarks from Indiana, USA, Europe and India) At the INDIANAPOLIS ART CENTER LIBRARY The exhibit continues through November 21, 2015 and may be seen during Art Center hours. Work is in progress to create a few special art pieces for this […]

September 7th, 2014 – Festival of Faiths

Indiana War Memorial Sunday, September 7th, 2014… 1 pm – 5 pm

June 7th, 2014 – Asian Festival

Indiana State Museum Saturday, June 7th, 2014… 12 pm – 5 pm Asian Festival website

Sidney & Lois Eskenazi Hospital

St. Luke’s United Methodist Church

telamon, USA

News – May 10, 2012

Artwork makes an excellent, memorable, and lasting gift for celebrating birthdays, graduations, retirements, holidays, and other meaningful occasions. If you are an art enthusiast, collector, or holiday shopper, consider KP Singh’s drawings of Indiana landmarks, and architectural monuments from around the world. Over the past four decades, his finely executed pen and ink drawings have […]

News – December 22, 2011

Artwork makes an excellent, memorable, and lasting gift for celebrating birthdays, graduations, retirements, holidays, and other meaningful occasions. If you are an art enthusiast, collector, or holiday shopper, consider KP Singh’s drawings of Indiana landmarks, and architectural monuments from around the world. Over the past four decades, his finely executed pen and ink drawings have […]

Indianapolis: A City in History (Center Image)

News – October 13, 2011

Artwork makes an excellent, memorable, and lasting gift for celebrating birthdays, graduations, retirements, holidays, and other meaningful occasions. If you are an art enthusiast, collector, or holiday shopper, consider KP Singh’s drawings of Indiana landmarks, and architectural monuments from around the world. Over the past four decades, his finely executed pen and ink drawings have […]

News – August 30, 2011

KP Singh will participate in his 41st Penrod Art Fair, September 10, 2011, on the beautiful grounds of the Indianapolis Museum of Art, 10 am – 5 pm. The 2011 Sikhpoint Interfaith Calendar featuring KP Singh drawings of sacred places from around the world of major faiths was released at the Sikh Arts and Film […]

News – March 14, 2011

KP Singh to receive the Wilbur Peat Award for Outstanding Contribution and Appreciation of Indiana’s Architectural Heritage from the Society of Architectural Historians at a banquet in Indianapolis on April 6, 2011. KP Singh to receive the Hoosier Heritage Lifetime Achievement Award from Heritage Place at a special celebration in Indianapolis in June 2011. “The […]

News – December 3, 2010

The 2011 Sikhpoint Interfaith Calendar featuring KP Singh drawings of sacred places from around the world of major faiths was released at the Sikh Arts and Film Festival in Orange, California on November 19, 2010. KP was honored with a Creativity Focus Award at the Gala celebration. Selected pages of the Calendar are shown below. […]

2011 Sikhpoint.com Interfaith Calendar

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News – October 31, 2010

KP (Kanwal Prakash) Singh receives the 2010 Sarah Lewis Lifetime Achievement Award at this years United Way Diversity Volunteer Recognition Breakfast [details]. K.P. Singh selected to receive Dr. Bhagat Singh Third Community Empowerment Award on October 16, 2010 at the 2010 National Gala of the Sikh American Legal Defense and Education Fund. The award celebrates […]

News – September 3, 2010

K.P. is displaying his artwork at the Penrod Arts Fair, on the grounds of the Indianapolis Museum of Art, this September 11th. KP (Kanwal Prakash) Singh receives the 2010 Sarah Lewis Lifetime Achievement Award at this years United Way Diversity Volunteer Recognition Breakfast [details]. K.P. Singh selected to receive Dr. Bhagat Singh Third Community Empowerment […]

News – May 21, 2010

For the 40th year in a row, K.P. displays his artwork in the Broad Ripple Art Fair (May 15-16). His participation is highlighted in an Indianapolis Star article, titled “Art is Fair Game.” K.P. Singh delivers invocation for Indiana General Assembly. On March 1, KP Singh had the distinct honor of delivering the invocation at […]

News – April 7, 2010

K.P. Singh delivers invocation for Indiana General Assembly. On March 1, KP Singh had the distinct honor of delivering the invocation at the opening session of the Indiana General Assembly. This is a historic first for the Sikh community in Indiana. K.P. Singh artwork featured in “Portraits of the Artists.” From Indianapolis Monthly: “This month, […]

News – January 11, 2010

K.P. Singh artwork featured in “Portraits of the Artists.” From Indianapolis Monthly: “This month, renowned local photographer Tom Casalini focuses his camera on 14 of Indy’s greatest artists. The Indianapolis Legacy Project, an exhibit on view at the Indianapolis Art Center beginning Jan. 29, features his shadowy black-and-white prints of Lois Templeton, K.P. Singh, and […]

September 2009 – St. Luke’s Methodist Church Art Gallery

St. Luke’s Methodist Church Art Gallery August 30 – September 30 St. Luke’s website

News – July 13, 2009

K.P. will be exhibiting his artwork at St. Luke’s Methodist Church Art Gallery from August 30 through September 30, 2009. The Exhibit will include selected art pieces that depict architectural landmarks from Indiana and around the USA, as well as international locales. KP will make several guest appearances to discuss his artwork. A portion of […]

IUPUI

A Pilgrimage Center in the Heartland

Over the past 30 years, a center of Tibetan culture has been taking shape on an 80-acre wooded site amidst the rolling hills of Southern Indiana near I.U. Bloomington. This dream to preserve and introduce Tibetan Buddhist spirituality and culture to the West has been in no small part due to the tireless efforts, dedication, […]

Purdue University – Fountain

Cathedrals of Spirit

Celebrating the Asian Presence

CELEBRATING THE ASIAN PRESENCE The last five decades have seen an unprecedented influx of people from around the world and a large number of them from countries in the vast Asian Continent that today houses nearly half of the world’s population of over six billion people and two emerging superpowers, China and India, into the […]

June 13-14, 2009 – Talbot Street Art Fair

Between 16th and 19th Streets on Talbot Street, Indianapolis Saturday, June 13… 10 am – 6 pm Sunday, June 14… 10 pm – 5 pm Talbot Street Art Fair website

May 16-17, 2009 – Broad Ripple Art Fair

Indianapolis Art Center Saturday, May 16….. 10 am – 6 pm Sunday, May 17….. 10 pm – 5 pm Broad Ripple Art Fair website

Exploring Imagination: A Gateway to Wonder and the Unknowns

The 2008 Spirit & Place Festival theme: “Exploring Imagination” is truly thought provoking. As I see it, the theme invites and celebrates our efforts and resolve in transforming ordinary and extraordinary, imagined and perceived ideas, and cherished hopes and dreams into visions of reality. First, we must define and understand imagination, its significance, and important […]

May 10, 2008 – Asian Festival & Fine Art Exhibition

Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis Saturday, May 10….. 11 am – 5 pm Summer Arts Program Brochure (PDF file) (see page 12)

May 9, 2008 — The Randall Tobias Center for Leadership Excellence Multi-Sector Forum

Speaking Engagement IUPUI University Place Conference Center Friday, May 9….. 10 am Randall Tobias Center website

April 22, 2008 — First Indiana MultiEthnic Conference

Speaking Engagement Sheraton Hotel, Keystone-at-the-Crossing, Indianapolis Tuesday, April 22 ….. 8 am – 5 pm Indiana MultiEthnic Conference website

April 21, 2008 — Interfaith Panel Discussion

Speaking Engagement Fishers Library at 7 p.m.

Public Speaking Engagements

Franklin College: Sikh Perspective – “Personal Faith in the Public Arena” – March 2014 Orchard Park Presbyterian Church: Sikh Faith, Culture, and Community – “Our Neighbors’ Faith Traditions” – March 2014 YETI 11th Annual Silent Auction and Dinner: “YETI: A Vision of Spirit and Hope” – February 2014 Stanley K. Lacy Executive Leadership Diversity Forum […]

December 7, 2007 – January 20, 2008 – Garfield Park Arts Center, Group Art Show

Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis During regular business hours Garfield Park Arts Center website

January 3, 2008 – The Art of the Matter

Radio talk show on WFYI, 90.1 FM, Indianapolis at 4:00 pm

February 22-23, 2008 – Indiana Art Fair

Indiana State Museum Friday, February 22….. 5:30 – 8:30 pm Saturday, February 23….. 9 am – 5 pm Indiana Art Fair website

Celebrating Our Divine Spiritual Mosaic

We see God as an Immaculate Reality, Eternal Truth as something of an omnipresence that carries a halo of awe, mystery, and unimagined power that is beyond description, measure, and dimensions as we know or understand them. This inherent knowledge, divinely-inspired memory and passion seeking a spiritual connection with the Spirit within and all around, […]

News – December 25, 2007

K.P. recently had the honor of participating in an Inter-Faith prayer service at St. Paul’s Catholic Center in Bloomington, Indiana, which included the presence of His Holiness, The Dalai Lama. KP’s drawing of “Cathedrals of Spirit” graced the program cover, and a specially prepared print of “Cathedrals of Spirit” was presented to His Holiness on […]

September 6, 2008 – Penrod Art Fair

Indianapolis Museum of Art Saturday, September 6….. 9 am – 5 pm Penrod Art Fair website

June 14-15, 2008 – Talbot Street Art Fair

Between 16th and 19th Streets on Talbot Street, Indianapolis Saturday, June 14….. 10 am – 6 pm Sunday, June 15….. 10 pm – 5 pm Talbot Street Art Fair website

May 17-18, 2008 – Broad Ripple Art Fair

Indianapolis Art Center Saturday, May 17….. 10 am – 6 pm Sunday, May 18….. 10 pm – 5 pm Broad Ripple Art Fair website

May 2-4, 2008 – Orchard in Bloom

Holliday Park, Indianapolis Thursday, May 1….. 6:00-8:30 pm (Preview Party) Friday, May 2….. 9 am – 5 pm Saturday, May 3….. 9 am – 5 pm Sunday, May 4….. 12 pm – 5 pm Orchard in Bloom website

San Giorgio Maggiore (Venice)

Notre Dame Cathedral (Paris)

Indiana State Capitol

Exploring Our Racial and Cultural Diversity

A presentation made by K.P. Singh for the Stanley K. Lacy Executive Leadership Series CLASS XXXII DIVERSITY DAY The Indianapolis Urban League December 13, 2007 Kanwal Prakash “KP” Singh (Notes, Comments, Reflections) BY LAND, BY SEA, BY AIR, BY INTERNET The human universe is in an unprecedented flux. People, cultures, ideas, talents, hopes and dreams […]

Meaning, Festival and Spirit of Thanksgiving

A spiritual reflection offered by K.P. Singh at Saints Peter & Paul Cathedral, Indianapolis, Indiana. Wonderful Lord: “Self-Created, Self-Illuminated, Immaculate Reality,” “Embodiment of all virtues and attributes That we can imagine All those we cannot possibly fathom.” “You are the Father and Mother of all Creation, We are all Your Children.” All people, faiths and […]

Inter-Faith Prayer Service Program Cover

The Art of Youth Celebration

A presentation given by K.P. Singh at a fund raiser benefiting the Marion County Council on Youth, or MCCOY. Indianapolis Art Center September 28, 2007 OUR ARTS, OUR SPIRIT, OUR HUMANITY Kanwal Prakash “KP” Singh The great Indian poet, songwriter, singer and musician, actor, artist, philanthropist, humanitarian, and enlightened teacher, Rabindranath Tagore, reminds us that: […]

Khujaraho Temple Sculpture

Belur Temple I

Belur Temple II

Chateau Chaumont

Chateau Chambord

News – July 9, 2007

KP Singh’s artwork is currently on display at the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C! Three of his original drawings are now hanging in The Sikh Heritage Gallery of the Smithsonian’s Natural History Museum. Details and photos are available in the press release. You can take a virtual tour of The Sikh Heritage Gallery, although it does […]

University of Notre Dame – Golden Dome

University of Illinois

Franklin College

Vigo County Courthouse

Covered Bridge

Muncie, Delaware County

Decatur County Courthouse

Allen County Courthouse

Bartholomew County Courthouse

Door County, Wisconsin

Old Shortridge High School

Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School

Arsenal Technical High School

Pursuing Excellence through Leadership, Diversity and Unity

A presentation delivered by K.P. Singh, in celebration of Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, for the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Indiana Department of Natural Resource (NRCS) A few thoughts and reflections on this Year’s APA Heritage Celebration Theme: We have to begin any discussion that concerns people of distinct and diverse ethnicities, cultures, and […]

News – March 10, 2007

KP Singh is featured in the March 2007 issue of Asian ACCESS Newsmagazine. A PDF file (~1MB) of the thoughtful article about KP is currently online. The 2007 Sikhpoint.com Interfaith Calendar, featuring the artwork of KP Singh, is now available. KP’s drawings of sacred architecture of major faiths are presented in an exquisite and colorful […]

June 9 – 10, 2007 – Talbot Street Art Fair

Between 16th and 19th Streets on Talbot Street, Indianapolis Saturday, June 9….. 10 am – 6 pm Sunday, June 10….. 10 pm – 5 pm Talbot Street Art Fair website