I Radhakrishna Rao born in 1974 at Manvi, District Raichur, Karnataka, a photographer. I did my BFA in Applied Art with gold medal from MMK collage of Visual Art, Gulbarga in 1995. I am also having first class MVA in Applied Art degree from DMS Lalithkala Maha Samsthana Mysore, Karnataka in 2012.
I am National Awardee in Photography. A National Award has been conferred upon me in the 28th National Exhibition of Contemporary Art by the South Central Zone Cultural Center, Nagpur, Maharashtra in the year 2015 and National Award conferred upon me by the Lalit Kala Akademy, the 57th National Exhibition of Art in 2016. I am working as a Senior Artist in the Graphical Unit, Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of India.