Friday, January 20, 2023

TOTO Awards Function: February 18, 2023

The winners of the TOTO Awards 2023 for Music, Creative Writing in English and Kannada, Photography, Short Film and Digital Art will be announced on 18 February 2023 at our Awards function at the Bangalore International Centre at 6:30 p.m.

Excerpts from the work of all the shortlisted applicants will be showcased at the event.

Sumana Chandrashekar will give a short performance on the ghatam before the awards are announced.

Please join us in supporting and applauding the young talented artists.

 A warm welcome to all.



Tuesday, January 17, 2023

Toto Awards for Music 2023: Shortlist

TFA is pleased to announce that starting this year, we will be giving an additional award for Music: two awards instead of just one.

Four musicians/bands have been shortlisted for 2023 Music Awards.  Their names, in no particular order, are:

M.S. Krsna (Chennai)

Dindun (Kolkata)

Rudy Mukta (Bangalore)

Rohan Prasanna (New Delhi)

TFA congratulates all the shortlisted musicians and wishes them all the very best!  The winners, who will win a cash prize of Rs 60,000 each, will be announced at the TOTO Awards ceremony to be held next month.  The names of the jurors will also be disclosed at the same time.

These awards are supported by Badri Vishal, professional tennis player and lawyer.


Sunday, January 15, 2023

Toto Awards for Photography 2023: Shortlist

The jury has selected four young photographers for this year’s photography awards. Their names, in no particular order, are:

Aakriti Chandervanshi (Pune) 

Aswin Sharma (New Delhi) 

Siva Sai J (Chennai)

Anuja Dasgupta (Leh, Ladakh) 

TFA congratulates the shortlisted photographers and wishes them all the best! The two winners, who will each receive a cash prize of Rs 50,000, will be announced at the Toto Awards ceremony in February 2023. The names of the jurors will be disclosed at the same time.

The TOTO Photography Awards are supported by the Art and Photography Foundation.


Wednesday, January 11, 2023

TOTO Award for Digital Art, 2023: Shortlist

This is the first year of our Digital Art Award, which has been instituted to honour the memory of Mehlli Gobhai, one of India’s foremost artists, and is being supported by his Estate.

Three artists have been shortlisted.  Their names, in no particular order, are:

Rebecca Paul, Kochi

Sankalpa Raychaudhury, Guwahati

Nisha Tanwar, Gurgaon

We congratulate all the shortlisted artists and wish them the very best!  The winner will be announced at the Toto Awards ceremony to be held next month. The names of the jurors will be disclosed at the same time.