Born 1970, Bhubaneswar, India
The Artist Lives and Works in New Delhi
Education: 2002 M.F.A. Sculpture, Royal College of Art, London
1997 Visiting Research Fellow, Fukuoka University of Education, Japan
1994 M.F.A Sculpture, M.S University, Baroda
1991 B.F.A Sculpture, B.K College of Art & Crafts, Bhubaneswar


Group Exhibitions

2012
“Indian Highway VI”- Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing

"War Zone"- Kunstmuseum Artemons, Hellmonsodt, Austria

"Slipping Through The Cracks"- Lattitude 28, New Delhi
"Terrestial Bodies"- 1x1 Art Gallery, Dubai
"A Further Global Encounter"- Grosvenor Vadehra Gallery, London
“Phantoms of Asia”- Asian Art Museum, San Francisco

2011
“American Dream”- Gallery Bonoma, Rome
"Indian Highway IV"- Lyon Museum of Contemporary Art, France
“Indian Highway V”- MAXXI Museum, Rome


2010
“Transformation”- Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo
“Inside India”- Palazzo Saluzzo, Turlin
“Looking Glass”- Religare Arts Initiative, New Delhi
“Commonwealth Games Exhibition”- Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
“Astonishment of Being”- Birla Academy, Kolkata
Studio La Citta, Verona

2009
"Beyond Globalization"- Beyond Art Space, Beijing
"India Xianzai"- MOCA, Shanghai
"Chalo! India"- Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
Contemporary Art Museum, Seoul
Essl Museum, Vienna

2008
"Where in the World"- Devi Art Foundation, New Delhi
"Urgent Conversations"- Art Alive, New Delhi
"Sub-Architecture-Continental"- Gallery LeGaillard, Paris

2007
"Frame, Grid, Room, Cell"- Bodhi Art, Mumbai
"Hear and Now, Young Voices from India"- Grosvenor Vadehra, London
"Private/ Corporate IV"- Daimler Chrysler Contemporary, Berlin

2006
"Shadow Lines"- Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi
"India on Canvas"- Khushi, New Delhi

2005
Palette Art Gallery, New Delhi
"Paths of Progression"- Bodhi Art, New Delhi
Saffron Art, Mumbai
"Negotiating Matters"- Anant Art Gallery, New Delhi

2004
Gallery 27, Oslo
"Generation-I"- Saffron Art, Mumbai
The Guild, Mumbai
Gallery Nature Morte, New Delhi

2003
“Dots and Pixels”- Gallery Espace, New Delhi

2002
“Graduate Show”- Royal College of Art, London
Hockney Gallery, Royal College of Art, London

2001
Royal College of Art, London

2000
“Khoj International Exhibition”- British Council, New Delhi
Lalit Kala Academy, Bhubaneshwar

1999
“Edge of the Century - Art Inc., New Delhi

1997
"The Sight of Asia”- Asian Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan

1996
Punjab Lalit Kala Akademi, Chandigarh

1995
“Beyond the Shores”- Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi

1994
Jahangir Art Gallery, Mumbai

1993
Bal Bhawan, Daman

1990
Lalit Kala Akademy, New Delhi

1989
Museum of Fine Arts, Chandigarh


Solo Exhibitions

2012
"Cults of Serendipity"- Frey Norris Gallery, San Francisco


2011
“Metropolis of Mirage”- Nature Morte, New Delhi
"Metropolis of Mirage"- Nature Morte, Berlin

2009 
"The Action of Nowhere”- Alexia Goethe Gallery, London
“The Action of Nowhere”- Nature Morte, New Delhi

2007 
“Nothing is Solid”- Gallery Chemould, Mumbai

2006 
Berkeley Square Gallery, London

2005 
Nature Morte, New Delhi

2000 
Gallery Chemould, Mumbai
Hungarian Culture and Information Centre, New Delhi 

1998 
Za Moca Foundation Gallery, Tokyo


Participations

“Indian Highway VI”- organized in collaboration with the Serpentine Gallery, London, and the Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo, Norway at The Ullens Center for Contemporary Art (UCCA), Beijing 2012
“Phantoms of Asia: Contemporary Awakens the Past”- Asian Art Museum, San Francisco 2012
Art Dubai, Dubai 2012
“Indian Highway”- in collaboration with the Serpentine Gallery, London and the Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Oslo at MAXXI: Museum of XXI Century Arts, Rome 2011-12
“Homespun”- Devi Art Foundation, New Delhi 2011
“Of Gods and Goddesses, Cinema, Cricket: The New Cultural Icons of India”- Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai 2011
“Indian Highway IV”- Travelling Exhibition at Lyon Museum of Contemporary Art, Lyon 2011
“Finding India: Art for the New century”- presented by Sakshi Gallery at Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Taipei 2010
“Tokyo Art Meeting: Transformation”- Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo 2010
“Lo Real Maravilloso: Marvelous Reality”- 20 Years Celebration of Gallery Espace at Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi 2009
“Expressions at Tihar”- Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi 2009
“Beyond Globalization”- Beyond Art Space, Beijing 2009
“India Xianzai: Contemporary Indian Art”- Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Shanghai 2009
“Contemporary Indian Art: Open Your Third Eye”- National Museum of Contemporary Art, Seoul 2009
“Contemporary Art from India”- Palais Benedictine, Fecamp, France supported by Gallerie 88, Kolkata 2009
“Chalo! India: A New Era of Indian Art”- 5th Anniversary Exhibition, Mori Art Museum, Japan 2008
Presented by Chemould Prescott Road at Art Basel Miami, Basel 2008
“SHContemporary 2008”- represented by Bodhi Art 2008
Art Basel”- represented by Bose Pacia, New York and Nature Morte, New Delhi 2008
“The Armory Show”- represented by Nature Morte, New Delhi 2008
“Harvest 2008”- organized by Arushi Arts at The Stainless Gallery, New Delhi 2008
“SHContemporary”- Shanghai represented by Chemould Prescott Road, Mumbai 2007

Public Collections

National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi
Asian Art Museum, Fukuoka
Lalit Kala Akademy, New Delhi
International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, New Delhi
State Lalit Kala Akademy, Bhubaneswar
Fine Art Museum, Chandigarh
S.C.Z.C.C., Nagpur
Kala Bithika, Gwalior
West Zone Cultural Centre, Udaipur

Selected Awards

Centre Prize, C.I.I.C ,London 2002
All India Fine Art and Crafts Society Award, New Delhi 1996
National Academy Award from Central Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi 1995
All India Drawing Award from Punjab Lalit Kala Akademi 1995
Summer Show State Award by Working Artist Association, Orissa 1991
Alice Boner Memorial Award 1991
Orissa State Lalit Kala Akademi Award 1990
Silver Medal from A.I.U.A, Benaras 1990
All India Award from South Cultural Centre, Nagpur 1990-94

Scholarships & Fellowships

Inlaks Foundation Fellowship 2000-02
Junior Research Fellowship, Dept. of Culture, Govt. of India 1998-99
Japan Foundation Fellowship 1997-98
Research Fellowship, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi 1995-96
Orissa State Lalit Kala Akademi Scholarship 1993

Residencies

Khoj International, New Delhi 2003
Cite International des'Arts, Paris 2001