Madan Meena (b. 1974) is a Rajasthan-based painter and researcher who has received his M.A. in Painting (University Gold Medal) from Government College, Kota, and his Ph.D on “Art of Meena Tribe” from the Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur. His artworks are inspired by the Meena tribe found mainly in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, and deals with folk themes and motifs in a contemporized manner. He has held more than 25 solo exhibitions around the country and published two books. Meena has received awards at the Tulika Kala Parishad, Udaipur (2002), the Annual All India Art Exhibition, AIFACS, New Delhi (2000), the Himachal State Museum (1998) among others.