EDUCATION  

2014                          MVA–Faculty of Fine Art [painting], M.S.U. Vadodara, India.

2011                          Indian Aesthetics certificate courses – Kalina University, Mumbai, India.

2008                          Diploma in Art Education–Sir J.J.School of Art, Mumbai, India.

2006                          G.D.Art– L.S.Raheja School of Art, Bandra, Mumbai, India.

2002                          Foundation Course – Model Art Institute, Dadar, Mumbai, India.

 

WORK / ACADEMIC EXPERIANCE

2015-ongoing           Visiting faculty at Academy of Architecture at Rachana Sansad, Mumbai.

2017-ongoing           Visiting faculty at B.VOC Rachana Sansad, Mumbai.

2015-16                      Visiting lecturer at L.S.Raheja school of art (Fine art), Bandra, Mumbai and Academy of art and craft,                                                           Rachana Sansad, Mumbai.

2011-13                      Assistant lecturer at Rachana Sansad school of art and craft, Mumbai.

2009-12                      Drawing Teacher at TIFR (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research) Child care center, Mumbai.

 

AWARDS/ GRANTS AND RESIDENCIES

2019                           Resident, at SPACE STUDIO, Baroda City and Architecture, Feb –May

2018                           Awardee, Junior Fellowship 2017-2018 by Ministry of Culture, Gov. of India.

2015                           Resident at What About Art Bandra, Mumbai India. April-May

2015                           Verticale Artist Center, short residency, Laval, Canada. OCT.

2015                           Kochi Biennale Foundation PG Residency collaboration with Palette people, Vagamon, Kerala, India. May.

2015                           Activating Space by Khoj international artist association, Delhi, India. Apr. 

2014                           Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation-supported International (India-Quebec) Residency at The Darling Foundry,                                                   Montreal, Canada. Sep-Nov.

2014                           Khoj peers share program, at ‘Khoj international artist association’, Delhi, India.

2014                           Awardee, Nasreen Mohamedi in MVA Display, M.S.U. Baroda, India.

2006                           Awarded 2nd in Art Society of India Exhibition, a Jahangir art gallery, Mumbai, India.

                                   Award received from L.S.Raheja School of art Annual Exhibition, Mumbai, India.

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017                          First SOLO show at Gallery OPTICA in Montreal, Canada Nov-Dec

 

GROUP & SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2022                          Parsec curated by Nupur Dalmia at Gallery ARK, Vadodara, IN. March.

2021                          Mumbai Billboard Bus Shelter public art project by Priyashri Art Gallery, Mumbai.Oct.

                                  Terrain Offline at Bikaner House, Delhi, In.

                                  Patterns of Intensity curated by Ranjit Hoskote at Art Alive gallery, Delhi, In.  

                                  In The Light Of curated by Gitanjali Dang at Gallery Ark, Vadodara, JAN and at Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai, In. NOV

2020                          Hindsight 20/20,  Gallery Ark, Vadodara, India.

                                  All is not lost 20:20:20 curated by Saloni Doshi at Sakshi Gallery. Oct.

2019                          Shared spaces at Kala Chaupal gallery, Gurgaon.

                                  Beyond the Recurring Motif at Art Centrix Gallery Delhi. April.                           

2016                         A Point & Line to Plane XII at Gallery Beyond. Aug.

                                  Visual Infinity at Kala Dirgha art gallery. Maharashtra, India.

2015                         Endoscopy at Art Gate Gallery, Mumbai, India. Aug

2014                         MVA II 2014 in M.S.U. Gallery, Baroda, India.

2011                         Genesis art gallery group show, ‘Habit Art Residency’ Bangalore, India  

2010                         Indian oil Exhibition in Mumbai, India.

2007                         Bombay Art Society Exhibition, at Jahangir art gallery, Mumbai, India.

2006                         Camlin Art Exhibition, at Nehru center art gallery, Mumbai, India. Participated in Bajaj art Exhibition, at Bajaj art gallery, Mumbai, India.

 

PROJECTS

ONGOING              Art Installation at Bangalore International Airport Ltd. Terminal 2

                                 Reception building for Rubamin factory at Halol, Gujarat with LandscapeIndia architecture firm.

2022                         Mural on the façade of the Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai.

 

ART FAIRS & BIENNALES / INSTITUTIONAL PARTICIPATIONS

2022                         India Art Fair 22 with Sakshi Gallery. 

2021                         Hub India: Maximum Minimum curated by Myna Mukherjee and Davide Quadrio at Artissima, Italy.

2018                         Navigation is offline at Bhubaneshwer Art Trail, Odisha.

                                 Venice Architecture Biennale 2018 with ‘case design’ in Itly.

                                 When Is Space? contemporary architecture exhibition curated by Rupali Guptey and Prasad Shetty at Javahar kala                                   Kendra, Jaipur.

2016                         Young Subcontinent Exhibition curated by Riyas Komu at Serendipity Art Festival in Dec, Goa, India.

                                 Bori Bunder Public art project with ArtO2 in Oct, Mumbai.

2015                         in situ mind-space with Artist Center Verticale, Laval, Canada.

                                 Bartered collection’ at Mumbai Art Room, Mumbai, India.

2011                         A project for universities in 54th Venice Biennale Sessions, Italy.

 

 WORKSHOPS / TALKS / PRESENTATIONS

2022                         Ways Of Seeing elective at Kamala Raheja school of Architecture, Mumbai. Feb.

2020                         External Review for module on water at CEPT, Ahmedabad.

2019                         Elective module conducted at 'School of Environment Architecture'  &

                                 Rachana sansad Academy of Architecture, B.VOC & faculty of fine art, Mumbai.

                                 Presentation at seminar on Women in Art at SNDT, Mumbai.

2018                         Artist talk/presentation at M.S.U. Baroda, July and  

                                 Rachana Sansad school of architecture in Aug.

2017                         Presentation & talk at Darling foundry, Montreal, Canada.

                                 Panelist for the symposium “The Pleasure of Making” at 'School of Environmental architecture’ [SEA],                                                         Borivali, Mumbai, India. 

                                 Presentation and talk at what about art, Badra.

2013                         Participant of ‘International mural Painting camp’ at Kottayam, Kerala, India.

                                 Participated in ‘sound workshop’ conducted by Igal in M.S.U. Baroda, India.

 

PRESS / REVIEWS/ CURATORIAL CATALOGUES / PUBLICATION

2018                          Text by BY Hannah Barnes, Indiana, USA on work at Bhubaneswar Art Trail, Odisa.

2017                          Text by BY Jérôme Delgado  Montreal's daily newspaper, Le Devoir

                                  Part of 'HAKARA ' a bi-lingual journal of creative expression publication, India.

                                  mind space publication with writer Caroline Loncol Daigneault by Gallery Verticale, Canada.

2016                          Mid-Day article By Sumedha Raikar.

                                  Text BY ANUJ DAGA, Young Subcontinent -Curatorial Assistant to Riyas Komu, Serendipity Arts Trust.

2014                          Participated in group for ‘Insert2014’ publication. Delhi