Anju Dodiya (b) 1964, Mumbai, India
Dodiya completed her B.F.A. Sir J.J. School of Art, Mumbai in 1986
Her major solo exhibitions include Anju Dodiya, Gallery Chemould, Mumbai, India (1991, 1996, 1999 and 2001); Anju Dodiya, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi, India (1999); The Cloud Hunt, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi, India (2005); Anju Dodiya, Bose Pacia, New York (2006); Throne of Frost, Lukshmi Villas palace, Baroda and Bodhi Art, Mumbai, India (2007); All Night I Shall Gallop, Singapore Tyler Print Institute, Singapore and Bodhi Art, Mumbai (2008); Necklace of Echoes, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi, India (2010); Face-off (After Kuniyoshi), Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France (2010); Room for Erasures, Chemould Prescott Road, Mumbai, India (2012); Imagined Immortals’, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi, India (2015) & (2018)
Selected participations include, Cinemascape – An Artist’s Tribute to 100 years of cinema, Lakeeren Gallery, Mumbai (1996); Artists for a Sustainable World, Gallery Chemould, Mumbai (1998); A Collector’s Eye – Jehangir Nicholson Collection, National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai, New Delhi (1998); Art in the World 2000, (2000), ARS 01, Unfolding Perspectives, Museum of Contemporary Art, Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland (2001); Crossing generations: diVERGE, Forty years of Gallery Chemould – an exhibition spanning four generations of Indian artists National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai (2003); The Artist Lives and Works in Baroda/Bombay/Calcutta/Mysore/ Rotterdam/ Trivandrum, organised by Galerie Mirchandani+Steinruecke; House of World Cultures, Berlin (2005); New Narratives: Contemporary Art from India, Cultural Centre, Chicago (2007); Everywhere is War (And Rumours of War), Bodhi Art, Mumbai (2008), Making Worlds, curated by Daniel Birnbaum, 53rd Venice Biennale, Venice (2009); Modern Art of India: The Ethos of Modernity, Sichuan Museum, Shenzen Museum, Zhejiang Provincial Museum, China (2010); Roots in the Air, Branches Below, Modern and Contemporary Art from India, San Jose Museum of Art, (2011) To Let the World In: Narrative and Beyond in Contemporary Indian Art, Lalit Kala Chennai (2012); Fifth Beijing International Art Biennale, National Museum of China, Beijing (2012); Aesthetic Bind | Subject of Death, curated by Geeta Kapur, Chemould Prescott Road, Mumbai (2013); The Eye and The Mind: New Interventions in Indian Art, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, Shanghai and Beijing, China (2014); ‘Continuing Traditions’, Musee de la Toile de Jouy, France (2015); Tracing Myth, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi (2016); Here be dragons and other coded landscapes, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai, (2017); Kochi Muziris Biennale 2018, curated by Anita Dube, Kerala, India (2018); Connecting Threads: Textiles in Contemporary Practice, Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Mumbai City Museum (2019)
The artist lives and works in Mumbai.