Arun Sagar have been recognized as a leading art director & actor in Kannada industry from past 16 years. Arun Sagar first movie was a Bhoomi geethaa(as a art director) which won National award for the best environmental film(1997). Arun Sagar also worked with many great directors from telugu film industry like Poori Jaganath, Meher Ramesh, Veerashankar and K.Raghavendra Rao.
K. Raghavendra Raoas movie a Shri Manjunathaa which was made both in kannada and Telugu starring Megastar Chiranjeevi, Arjun sarja and Soundrya. For this movie Arun Sagar recieved Karnataka state award given for best Art Direction(2001-02).
Till date he was worked for 52 movies with popular actors and directors of Kannada, like Ravichandran, Vishnuvardhan, Sudeep, Puneeth Rajkumar, Ganesh.
Arun Sagar worked as a designer, actor and executor for numerous Indian and foreign plays and also got the opportunity to work with great theater personalities like Girish Karnad and Late B.V. Karanth, foreign directors like vasaly, Frites Benavidez and Christo. He traveled to Europe and America as a designer and actor along with great theater repertory "RANGAYANA" mysore.
Arun Sagar have been continuously working for television channels like Zee kannada, Suvarna, Kasthuri, E TV Kannada, Udaya. He Also worked for Ads, Interiors, Creative conceptual events.
Arun Sagar have designed things for innovative film city which is at Bidadi near Bangalore.
Arun Sagar worked for numerous films in Kannada as a art director. Major films are Bhoomi Geetha, O Nanna Nalle, Prithsod Tappa, Shri Manjunatha, Akash, Rishi, Just MatMatalli, Kempegowda.