Curriculum Vitae

1983 :
Born in Mumbai
’99-04 :
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting), Goa University, awarded the Gold medal
’04-06 :
Master of Visual Arts (Graphic arts – Printmaking), M.S. University of Baroda, awarded the Gold medal

Solo Exhibitions

2017
‘Ancestors’, Xippas Galerie, Paris
2016
‘In retelling’, Fundação Oriente, Goa
2015
‘A Reckoning: It’s just as well my pitcher shattered’, Galerie Xippas, Paris
‘Bridges’, Dapiran Art Project Space, Utrecht

Group Exhibitions & Art Fairs

2016 :
‘The Scape and the Scope’, curated by Tao Art Gallery, Mumbai
2015 :
‘Perceiving’ , Amsterdam Drawing, Dapiran Art Project Space, Amsterdam
Goa não é um país pequeno’, Kalakriti Art Gallery, Hyderabad
‘Vad Fest’, Baroda
2014 :
‘New Dawn’, curated by Leidy Churchman, Silberkuppe, Berlin
‘Incredible Travel Experiences’, CBK Museum Drenthe
‘Painters in pictures’, Galerie LUMC, Leiden
Mini print Show, Palaolem, Goa
2013 :
‘ArtTheHague’, Hague Art Fair 2013, Liesbeth Willems, KRC Collection
Rijksakademie Open 2013, Amsterdam
2012 :
Rijskakademie Open 2012, Amsterdam
2011 :
‘Quiet Conversations from the Courtyard’, Ashvita Gallery, Chennai
‘Feminine Syntax: Personal Biographies’, Lemongrasshopper Gallery, Ahmedabad
‘The Big Picture II’, India Foundation for the Arts, Bangalore
‘Bebooks Charity Exhibition and Auction’, the Goa Marriot, Panaji
2010 :
19th Sosabeol International Art Expo 2010, Pyeongtaek, South Korea
2009 :
Cardology , Hacienda Art Gallery, Fort, Mumbai
2003 :
Fundação Oriente Fine Arts Competition and Exhibition 2003, Fundação Oriente, Goa
Madhubani Art Exhibition, Kala Academy, Panaji, Goa
Exhibition of Paintings, Our Lady of Pilar Seminary, Goa
2002 :
28th State Art Exhibition (Student category), Kala Academy, Panaji, Goa
Travelling Exhibition of paintings – Aids Campaign 2002, Bailancho Saad, Goa
2001 :
Art competition and exhibition on the occasion of the World Wide Goans Convention, Institute of Menezes Braganza, Panaji, Goa
2000 :
GAP (Goa Association of Photographers), Photography Exhibition 2000, Fundacao Oriente, Panaji, Goa
1999 :
25th State Art Exhibition (Student category), Kala Academy, Panaji, Goa

Awards

2017 :
Resident artist, Skowhegan, Maine, USA
2012-2013 :
Resident artist at the Rijksakademie van beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Goa Government Scholar, Ministry of Education, Government of Goa
Inlaks Take-Off Grant 2013
1000 steps B.V scholarship, the Netherlands
2011 :
Inlaks Take-Off Grant 2012
Inlaks Fine Arts Award 2011
2004 :

Smt. Gopicabai V. Dempo Memorial Prize, Goa College of Art

2004 :

Manguesh Kenkre Memorial Award, Goa College of Art

2004 :

Raoji.V.Gaonkar Memorial Prize 2000-2001, 26th State Art Exhibition (Student  Category), Kala Academy, Goa
Special Award, GAP (Goa Association of Photographers) Photography Exhibition, Fundacao Oriente, Panaji, Goa

Experience

2015 :
Art education program, Don Bosco Primary School, Odxel, Goa
2010-11 :
Visiting teacher, Lithography batch, Bachelors of Visual Art course, Graphics Department, the Faculty of Fine Arts, Maharaja Sayajirao University, Baroda
2010 :
Coordinator of the print workshop, Uttarayan Art Center, Jaspur, Vadodara, Gujarat
2001 :
Visiting teacher in the Painting section, at the 2001 Summer Camp, Bal Bhavan, Panaji, Goa