Name: Professor. Patrick Ratnayake
Present Post: Professor

(Department of Fine Arts)
Department: Department of Fine Arts
University Address: Department of Fine Arts,

University of Kelaniya, Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
Residential Address: Kurundu Uyana, Kadawatha, Sri Lanka
Telephone: (Office) +94-011-2-903796

(Home) +94-011-2-927966
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Educational Qualification:
Ph.D (Cinema) Nichidai,Tokyo, Japan, 1998
M.A. (Cinema) Nichidai,Tokyo, Japan, 1995
B.A. Honours in Fine Arts, University of Kelaniya, 1986
Dip. in Japanes, Osaka foreign Language University, 1992
Teaching Experience:
Probationary Asst. Lecturer, Department of Fine Arts, University of Kelaniya 1990 ~ 1992.
Senior Lecturer , Department of Fine Arts, University of Kelaniya.
Visiting Lecturer, University of Moratuwa.
Visiting Lecturer, Diploma in Mass Media Programme, University of Colombo.
Visiting Lecturer, University of visual arts & performing Arts
Visiting Lecturer, Sripali Campus, University of Colombo
Administrative Experience:
Dean - Faculty of Humanities, University of Kelaniya, since 2017
Head – Department Fine Arts Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Humanities, University of Kelaniya, 2000 ~ 2003.
Head – Drama & Theatre and Image Arts Unit, Faculty of Humanities, University of Kelaniya, 2005~2009.
Assistant Registrar, Institute of Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda , 1988 - 1990.
Media Officer, Television Unit, Ministry of Indigenous Medicine, Colombo, 1984~1988.
Appointed Management Board Member of Aesthetic Institute, University of Kelaniya  , 1999 ~ 2005
Chairman of Arts Council , University of Kelaniya, 2005~ 2009
Coordinator - Master of Drama and Theatre, Degree Programme, University of Kelaniya, 2005 ~ 2009.
Coordinator – Cultural Centre, University of Kelaniya, University of Kelaniya, 2001~ 2003.
Warden (Academic) Hemachandra Rai Hall , University of Kelaniya, 2000 ~ 2005.
Chairman of University Hostel Committee, University of Kelaniya, 2000 ~ 2002.
Warden (Academic) Boys Hostels (External), University of Kelaniya, 2005 ~ 2009.
Vice President University Teachers Association, University of Kelaniya, 2007 ~ 2008.
Treasurer - Buddha Statue Assurance Committee, University of Kelaniya, 2003.
Student Counselor - University of Kelaniya, 1990 ~ 1991.
Student Counselor - University of Kelaniya, 1999 ~ 2009.
Appointed Coordinator, Build up the Founder statue Special Committee, University of Kelaniya, 2008.
Appointed Coordinator, Produce  the University Anthem, Special Committee, University of Kelaniya, 2007.
Appointed Jury Member of the Film Panel, Presidential Film Awards, Sri Lanka National Film corporation, 2004.
Jury Member of the Short Film Competition Evaluation Committee, Sri Lanka Postal Department, 2009.
Appointed Jury Member of the Film Panel, Presidential Film Awards, Sri Lanka National Film Corporation, 2005.
Appointed Jury Member of the Film Panel, Presidential Film Awards, Sri Lanka National Film Corporation, 2006.
Jury member, State Drama Festival, Department of Cultural Affairs, Sri Lanka, 2009.
Sinhala Drama Panel of Sri Lanka Art Council, Ministry of Cultural and National Heritage, 2010.
Chairman/Panel Member, National Drama Panel of Sri Lanka, Art Council, Ministry of Cultural and National Heritage, 2008.
Member of Selection Committee KALABHUSHANA President Awards, Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Sri Lanka, 2009.
Adversary Board member, Directory of Sri Lankan National Artiste, Ministry of Cultural  Affairs, 2010
Appointed  Member of the Film Script Evaluation, Sri Lanka National Film Board corporation, 2008.
Appointed Member of the Public performance board H.E.The President, Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Sri Lanka, 2002.
Appointed member of the Accession and Reader Library service Advisory Committee, National Library service Board, Sri Lanka, 2008 ~ 2009
Chairman of State Musical Evaluation Committee, State Musical Awarding Ceremony, Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Sri Lanka, 2002
Chairman of Judge Panel, Raigam Tele Drama Awarding Panel, Sri Lanka, 2004 ~ 2007
Chairman of Judge Panel, Raigam Tele Drama Awarding Panel, Sri Lanka, 2013
Research and Publication:
Books
1. 'Vilokana', ISBN 978-955-30-2372-8, Godage International Publishers (PVC) Ltd Colombo.
2. 'Rajawasalata Salakireemai', ISBN 978-955-30-2350-6, Godage International Publishers (PVC) Ltd  Colombo.
3. 'Sanda Kumari' (Translation), ISBN - 978-955-30-2373-5, Godage International Publishers (PVC) Ltd Colombo.
4. 'Tokiyowe Rathriya'(Poem), ISBN - 978-955-30-2372-8, Godage International Publishers (PVC) Ltd Colombo.
Books: Editor
1. "KARALIYA", Special volume on  Drama and Theatre, published by Department of Fine Arts, University of Kelaniya, 2008.
2. The origin and development of the forest tradition - 2011.
3. Co – Editor, "Introduction to C and X    Window programming", Author- Satoru Ozawa, Godage International Publishers (PVC) Ltd    Colombo, 2009.
4. "Ninth SLUG", Special volume  of the 9 th Sri Lanka University Games, Published by Sri Lanka Universities sports association.
5. Siyapatha, Special Edition of Tissa Abesekara, Publis hed by Department of Fine Arts, University of Kelaniya.
Creative Editng / Photography
1."Mystique of the Sigiriya Whispers of the mirror wall", W.J.M.lokubadara, Godage Internationak Pulishers (PVC) Ltd Colombo 2007.
2. "Chanda dayakaya wethatai", Special Edition With W.J.M. Lokubadara, Godage Internationak Pulishers (PVC) Ltd Colombo 2009.
Editor : Magazines & Bulletins
1. Ayubovan  Special Magazine of Indigenous Medicine, Published by Ministry of  indigenous Medicine.
2. Lanka Camera Magazine, Published by Sri Lanka National Photographic Arts society.
3. Art journal of Faculty of Humanities University of Kelaniya, Published by Faculty of Humanities University of Kelaniya, 2006
4. News Letter News Bulletin of University of Kelaniya , Research and Publication Unit, University of Kelaniya.
5. Duwa Passion  Play, 2009 Special Edition of Sri Lankan passion plays, Published by Drama and Theatre & Image Arts Unit, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka.
Seminars and Articles:
හෙළ කලා උරුමය ගවේෂණය කළ විශිෂ්ට ශාස්ත්‍රඥයා සේනක බණ්ඩාරනායක, 2015 මාර්තු 07, දිනමිණ.
Japanese Arts and Craft - Patrick Ratnayake, Sinhala Encyclopedia -  vol.12, Published by Department of Cultural Affairs, Sri Lanka,
ජපන් ජන ඇදහිලි හා විශ්විසයන්හි අන්තර්ගත නාට්‍ය ලක්ෂණ, ‘කරළිය‘ නාට්‍ය හා රංග කලා ලිපි සරණිය, පළමු කලාපය, ඇස්. ගොඩගේ සහ සහෝදරයෝ, 2007
රෂෝමොන් සිනමා වියමන හා එහි සමාජ පසුබිම පිළිබද විවරණය,  Cineist - Kurosawa Special Edition, Colombo Film Circle - CFC and Embassy of Japan Sri Lanka.
පූර්ණ මිනිසෙකු බිහිකිරීම කෙරෙහි පූර්ව ළමා අධ්‍යාපනය සදහා නාට්‍ය කලාවෙන් කළ හැකි බලපෑම, රාජ්‍ය ළමා නාට්‍ය උළෙල, විශේෂ කලාපය, ජාතික නාට්‍ය අනුමණ්ඩලය.
වලාපටල නිසමා නිර්මාණයේ දුර දැක්ම හා දකුණු ආසියාතික දේශපාලනයේ ඛේදවාචකය, ඇස්. ගොඩගේ සහ සහෝදරයෝ, කොළඹ 08, 2008.
ශ්‍රී ලාංකේය රූපවාහිනියේ තෘතීය දශකය, ටෙලිනිස පසලෝ පදීපය, සංවත්සර සැමරුම් සංග්‍රහය, ප්‍රකාශනය ටෙලි නිර්මාණවේදීන්ගේ සංගමය.
ජාතික අනන්‍යතාව හා සිනමා භාවිතය, චිත්‍රපට, ශ්‍රී ලංකා ජාතික චිත්‍රපට සංස්ථාව, 2007 ඔක්තෝබර්.
ඈත පෙරදිග ජපානයේ අවුරුදු සිරිත්, සූර්ය මංගල්‍ය, විශේෂ අවුරුදු කලාපය, සංස්කෘතික කටයුතු දෙපාර්තමේන්තුව, 2006.
අලුත් ශ්‍රී ලංකාවක රූපවාහිනී කලාවන්ගේ ගමන්මග, රූපවාහිනී සමීක්ෂා, තෙවන කලාපය, සංස්කෘතික කටයුතු දෙපාර්තමේන්තුව, 2008.
Creative Works:
Telivision Programme:
Kelani Vihara modernity in tradition - Documentary Film  Produced by Department Fine Arts, University of Kelaniya and Cultural Division, French Embassy of Sri Lanka, 1984.
Birth of a Kelaniya University - Documentary Film, Produced by Department Fine Arts, University of Kelaniya and Cultural Division, French Embassy of Sri Lanka, 1984.
Sakkya Ditthi – Television Production, 1986.
Dorin Dora- Documetary Film, 1987.
Ape Gewal –[ feature ] short film, 1987.
Nihon no shiki to nihon jin no kokoro - Documetary Film, 1995.
Sarade Sarade Ayurvedaya - Documentary Film, (Produce by Ministry of Jndiginous Medicine)1989.
Aluth Ayurudu Sirith – Short Docudram, 1987.
Vidulakara - Documentary Film, 2009.
Kelani Sara Savi Nattiya Wansaya - Documentary Film, 2009.
Pulahela Kusuma - Recording Television Programme, 2009.