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Ashim Purkayastha



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SHOWS WITH ART ALIVE GALLERY
Fragility
 17th December 2011 - 10th February 2012
 

Art Alive Gallery

120, Sector 44

Gurgaon




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Biography

Born
1967 - Digboi, Assam

Education
? 1994 Master in Fine Arts (Painting), Viswa Bharati, Santiniketan, West Bengal
? 1992 Bachelor in Fine Arts (Painting), Viswa Bharati, Santiniketan, West Bengal

Exhibitions
Selected Solo Exhibitions
? 2009-10 'Family/ Families', Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi
? 2006 ?Borderline?, Rabindra Bhavan, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi; Anant Art Gallery, Kolkata
? 2006 ?Dilli Dilwalon Ki?, Visual Art Gallery, Habitat Centre; Anant Art Gallery, New Delhi
? 2004-05 ?Attached Wings?, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai; Shridharani Art Gallery, New Delhi
? 2001 ?Gandhi / Man without Specs?, Khoj, New Delhi
? 2001 'Insured Home', Centre of International Modern Art (CIMA), Kolkata
? 1999 Gallery Espace, New Delhi

Selected Group Exhibitions
? 2011 'Fragility', Art Alive Gallery, Gurgaon
? 2011 'Natural Bodies, Subverted Canons', Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi
? 2011 'Pause: A Collection', Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai
? 2010-11 'A Collection', Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai
? 2009 'Indian Summer', Galerie Christian Hosp, Berlin
? 2009 'Godown', The Guild, Mumbai
? 2009 'Bapu', presented by Saffronart in association with Berkeley Square Gallery, London
? 2008-09 'Where In The World', Devi Art Foundation, Gurgaon, Harayana
? 2008-09 'Mutant Beauty', Anant Art Centre, New Delhi
? 2008 'Ghost of Souza', Aicon Gallery, New York
? 2008 'Everywhere Is War (And Rumors of War)', Bodhi Art, Mumbai
? 2008 'Santhal Family: Positions Around an Indian Sculpture', in association with Bodhi Art, and supported by the British Council, Kunststiftung NRW and the Provence of Antwerp at Museum of Contemporary Art Antwerp (MuKHA), Belgium
? 2008 ?India Crossing?, Studio La Citta, Verona, Italy
? 2007-08 ?Polyphonies?, Gallery Hosp, Tirol ? ÷sterreich, Austria
? 2007-08 Indian Art at the Swarovski ?Crystal World?, 2nd Exhibition, Tirol ? ÷sterreich, Austria
? 2007 ?New Wave: Contemporary Art from India?, Aicon Gallery, London
? 2006 ?Subcontingent, The Subcontinent in Contemporary Art?, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino, Italy
? 2006 ?Lila / Play?: Contemporary Miniatures and New Art from South Asia, Span Gallery, Melbourne
? 2005 ?Self X Social : Self, Stranger, Parent, Recourse, Worker?, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi
? 2005 ?Negotiating Matter/s?, Anant Art Gallery, New Delhi
? 2004 ?Hindu Moon In Mughal Garden?, Nature Morte, New Delhi
? 2004 'The Making of India Project?, SAHAMAT, Lalit Kala Akademi, NewDelhi
? 2002-03 ?Soonapan?, organized by Crossways Communication, Kishangarh, Rajasthan
? 1998 ?50 Years of Indian Independence?, Lalit Kala Kendra, Kolkata and Santiniketan
? 1998 ?New Perceptions, Images and Media?, organised by Centre of International Modern Art (CIMA), Kolkata; Academy of Fine Arts and Literature, New Delhi
? 1998 ?Cryptograms?, Lakeeren Gallery, Mumbai,
? 1998 S'ix Artists', Gallery Espace, New Delhi
? 1997 'Palash', Rabindra Bhavan, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
? 1996 '12 Contemporary Painters', Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
? 1993 Art Exhibition, State Art Gallery, Guwahati
? 1992 ?Print Today?, Bangalore
? 1990 Guwahati

Participations
? 2011 'Of Gods and Goddesses, Cinema, Cricket: The New Cultural Icons of India', Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
? 2009 'Expressions at Tihar', Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi
? 2009 'Contemporary Indian Art: Open Your Third Eye', National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul
? 2008 'Chalo! India: A New Era of Indian Art', 5th Anniversary Exhibition, Mori Art Museum, Japan
? 2006 Kolkata KHOJ, International Artist?s Workshop, Baripur
? 2005 Britto International Artists Workshop, Bangladesh
? 2003 Project: ?Parcel Cover?, National Exhibition, Kalakendra, Guwahati, Assam
? 1996 VI Biennale of Contemporary Indian Art, Bharat Bhavan, Bhopal

Honours and Awards
? 2004 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Award, New York
? 2001,1993 The Elizabeth Greenshields, Foundation Award, Canada
? 1997 Junior Fellowship, HRD, Government of India
? 1988-92 Assam State Cultural Scholarship
OM SOORYA born in 1977 in India and currently lives and works in India.

Education details
.? 2004 Master of Fine Arts (Painting), University of Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh , India
2002 Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting), College of Fine Arts, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala University, India
1998 Graduated in History from Calicut University, Kerala ,India.

Solo Exhibitions
? 2010- Recent works, The guildny, NewYork.
2009 'Art HK 09', Hong Kong represented by Galleria dell?Arco,Shanghai
2009 'Grass-Hope', Galleria Dell'Arco, Shanghai ? 2008 ?Trans (CE) locations?, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi
? 2008 ?White Clouds: The Finishing Point?, The Guild , Mumbai
? 2007 ?Random Mirrors in the City of Villagers', The Guild, New York
? 2007 ?Since 1977?, Birla Academy of Art and Culture, Mumbai.
? 2006 ?Franklin Templeton Investments?, State Gallery of Fine Arts, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
? 2004 ?Earthworm a Prophet?, Diara Gallery, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh.

Selected Group Exhibitions
? 2010-india art summit,represented by Pallette art gallery,New Delhi.
2009-India art summit,represented by Pallette art gallery,New Delhi.
2010-group show at Ggallery ,Huoston,US
2008 ?Effetto Stalker # 2?, Galleria Dell?Arco, Palermo, Italy
? 2008 ?Interlude: Venice/Kassel?, organized by The Guild, Mumbai at Jehangir Nicholson Art Gallery,
National Centre for Performing Art (NCPA), Mumbai
? 2007 ?Linkages/Dialogues?, The Guild, Mumbai
? 2007 Nature Morte, New Delhi.
? 2007 ?Urban Smiles?, Project 88, Mumbai
? 2009 'Art HK 09', Hong Kong presented by The Guild, Mumbai .
2009 'Arte Fiera 2009', Bologna represented by The Guild, Mumbai
? 2009 'Revolving Boundaries', Artist-in-Residence Program, Galleria dell?Arco, Palermo, Italy; Shanghai, China
? 2008 'CIGE 2008', Beijing represented by The Guild, Mumbai .
2011- Visiting artist, university of Houston. Texas.
2009.artist in residence program of Pro Helvetia,kunst halle,Switzerland.
2001 National Workshop College of Art, New Delhi. Honours and Awards
? 2009 Artist-in-Residence, Galleria dell?Arco, Palermo, Italy; Shanghai, China
? 2007 -Residency , The Guildny, New York
2007-08 Sanskriti Kendra, New Delhi
? 2003 -Peers Khoj residency, New Delhi.
2007 -Received the Emerging Artist Award , Foundation for Indian Contemporary Art (FICA)


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