Born in 1942, G. Raman is an Alumni of the Government College of Arts & Crafts, Chennai. He has received the Regional Lalit Kala Academy Scholarship & Senior Fellowship from the Government of India (1992-93).
Raman’s drawings and paintings are being collected in countries such as Japan and the USA. He has received awards and honours from the Bombay Art Society, the Mysore Pradesh Kala Parishad in Bangalore and the Intermediate Christian Art Competition, New York.
Raman has held four solo exhibitions in Chennai. His works are part of the collections of the Birla Academy of Arts in Calcutta, the National Gallery of Modern Art in New Delhi and the Hyderabad Museum.