Award Winning Painter and Sculptor
Aloka Bandara Jayatilleke is an artist and sculptor from Sri Lanka who hails from the Northwestern Province of the island. He preferred the artistic life from his young days and due to this, he chose to continue with art for his higher education as well. In 2006, he was selected for a two-year program to study museum item replication and upon its successful completion in 2008, he was graduated from the University of Kelaniya.
In 2010, he was enrolled in the Ancient Animal Science at the Post Graduate Institute of University of Kelaniya, and in 2012 Murals and Sculpture Conservation at the Post Graduate Institute of University of Kelaniya. Aloka has been employed at the Department of Archeology as a Murals and Paintings Conservation Officer since 2012 and he is also involved in creating beautiful sculpture and paintings for the purpose of selling them and was duly recognized by local and international clients for his work not forgetting getting accolades for his work.