Born in Karnataka, Jayamma is a retired lecturer from JSSD Educational College,
Mysore, who devotes all her time to her art.
Hailing from a family that held an important position during the Maharaja’s rule,
supervising many of today’s heritage buildings in Mysore, she has exhibited at the
50th All India Kannada Literature Fair and the Mysore Dassera Exhibition. Jayamma
lives and works in Mysore, India.