Educational Qualifications: 2001, started a PhD at the Dept. of Art History and
Aesthetics M.S.U Baroda under Dr. Shivaji Pannikar
1999-2001, MFA (Painting) Faculty of Fine Arts M.S.U Baroda
1995-1999, B FA (Painting) Faculty of Fine Arts M.S.U Baroda
2007: DE SIZING- at Jehangir Nicholson Gallery,
Emerging India at Royal College of Art London,
by SA Fine Arts and Art Alive Gallery, New Delhi
‘Generation Next’- at Art Alive Gallery, New Delhi
in.sid.er- group show curated by Brinda Kumar and
Sonal Singh at Bodhi Art Gallery, Mumbai
http//www.artconcerns.com Online Gallery“Linkages and Dialogues” –At the Guild Art
Gallery, Mumbai“Reading Paint”- at Gallery Soulflower,
First Anniversary Show at Galerie
Mirchandani+Steinrucke, Mumbai“Beyond Credos-Painting in Baroda Today”,
at Birla Academy curated by Dr.Shivaji Panikker, Kolkatta.
World Social Forum, Nairobi, Africa.
2006: KAVA2 Winners Exhibition, Kashi Art
Gallery, Mattancherry, Kerala.“Female Heroes” Group Exhibition,
Lemongrasshopper Gallery, Ahmedabad.
Kalahita Gallery Inaugural Group Show
Nagarjuna Foundation, Hyderabad.
Group Exhibition “Destination Inde: Un Voyage
Avec L’art Indien” at La Route Des Indes and
Chappelle d’ Issy, Paris
1997: Aug 50 years of Independence -group show at the Faculty of Fine Arts gallery M.S.U Baroda.
2007 : Kharaghoda Art Camp, Kharaghoda ,Gujarat.
Venice Biennale and the Documenta, Kassel-
Germany, camp organized by Guild Art Gallery, Mumbai
2006 : Pachmarhi Art Camp, Pachmarhi
Madhya Pradesh “Destination Inde: Un Voyage Avec L’art Indien” at
Chappelle d’ Issy, Paris camp organized by Art Mantram,
Bangalore and Media India Paris
2006: Natural Dye Workshop conducted by Praveena
Mahicha-natural dye artist.
2004: workshop under master dyer Mr.Bharatan
documenting and learning to dye khadi yarn at Gandhigram
Rural Institute, Chinnalapatti near Madurai,
2003: An Introductory Workshop for Art Historical Research
Analysis and Writing conducted by Dr. Annapurna
Garimella, in the Dept of Art History and Aesthetics,
2002: Apprenticeship under Traditional Kalamkari Artist-
C .Subramaniam at Kalahasti, Andhra Pradesh.
2000: Traditional Embroidery Workshop conducted by the
Department of Textiles, Faculty of Home Science, MS
1999: “GRASSROOTS” Artist’s Workshop at CEPT, School of
Architecture and Planning, Ahmedabad.
Slide show and talk:
2007 The Visibility of Cultures: Identity, contact and circulation in
the Indian Ocean at Centre For Cultural Studies, Bangalore.
2005 : Two week workshop on paper cutting for students at the
Dept. of Art History and Aesthetics –as part of the Fine
Arts Fair held in Dec2005.
2003: One month workshop on Batik and Tie and Dye for students at the at the Faculty of Fine Arts as part of the Fine Arts Fair held in Dec2003.
2006: KAVA (Kashi Award for Visual Art) Kashi Art
Galley, Mattancherry, Fort Kochi.
2003- 2005: Senior Research Fellowship, from the University Grants Commission, New Delhi.
2001-2003: Junior Research Fellowship, from the University Grants Commission, New Delhi.
May 2001: Nasreen Mohammedi Award for Painting, Faculty of Fine Arts MSU Baroda.