b. 1962, in Mumbai, India

 

Educational Qualification: 

1986: Work/study with Ray Meeker, Pondicherry, India

1993: MFA, Medows School of the Arts, SMU, Dallas, TX, USA. 

 

Selected solo shows include 1993: Meadows Museum of Fine Arts, Dallas, TX and 1995 Tyler Museum of Art, TX. 1999: Vessel and a Container and in 2000: New works, Cymroza Art Gallery, Mumbai. 2003: Ceramics 2003, Gallery Chemould, Mumbai. 2006: Pods and seeds, Anne Reid Gallery, Princeton, NJ. 2010: Organic/Abstract, Chemould Prescott Road, Mumbai and Lacoste Gallery, Concorde, MA, USA. 2011: Connections, Indigo Blue Art Gallery, Singapore. 2012: Absorbing Japan: Japan Creative Center, Singapore. 2017: Mapping Memory, Gallery Chemould, Mumbai and Ode to the unknown, India Heritage Centre, Singapore. 2020: walk and chew gum, Thomas Hunter Project Space, NYC, USA.

 

Selected group shows include 1994: Paper, Scissor, Rock, Barry Whistler gallery, Dallas, TX, 1996: Sehweisen, S.E. Gallery, Darmstadt, Germany 2000: Taiwan Golden Ceramic Awards show, Taiwan, Mumbai Potters Tea Party, NGMA, Mumbai. 2004: Ideas and Images, NGMA, Mumbai, 2005: Distillations, Arts Council of Princeton, NJ, 2006: In Diaspora:NJ and Indo-Pak Heritage, Montgomery Arts Council, NJ, 2006 : Contemporary Indo-American Art, Indian Consulate, NYC, 2007: Feats of Clay, Lincoln Arts Center, CA, 2008: Woman on Woman: Fost Art Gallery, Singapore, 2009: French and Singapore: New Generation Artists, Alliance Francaise de Singapour, 2010 Shape/Space, Ngee Ann Foundation, Singapore, 2011 Chairs, Apparao Gallery, Bangalore, 2013, ASNA Ceramic Triennale, Karachi, Pakistan, Indian Contemporary Ceramics, FuLe International Museum, Fuping, China, Traditions Evolving, NCECA, Houston, TX, USA, 2014: Jakarta Contemporary Ceramics Beinnale, Jakarta, Indonesia, India Art fair, Chemould Prescott Road, New Delhi,  2015: Six by Six, Australia Ceramic Triennale, Canberra, Australia , Indo-Korean Collabororation, InKo Centre, Chennai, India 2016: Tree of Life, Ayala Museum, Manila Phillippines, Ceramic View: National Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand, 2017: From Ocean to the Silver City, Australian High Commision, Singapore, Here be Dragons and other Coded Landscapes, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai 2018: Printing, Drawing Ceramics, Art Motif Gallery, New Delhi, Modus Operandi, Chemould Prescott Road,  Mumbai, Indian Ceramic Triennale, Jawahar Kala Kendra, Jaipur, New Orientatlia, Yingee Ceramic Museum, Taipei, Taiwan, 2019 Elements in Mythology, Gallery Ark, Baroda, india, From Lost Roots to Urban Meadows, The Private Museum Singapore, 2020 Ceramic Sculptures, 079 Stories, Ahmedabad, India, Quartzinversion, an online show-artists response to the pandemic.

 

Public art and site-specific works : 2002: Installation on pavement outside NGMA supported by India Foundation of the Arts, 2011: Web-bursts, Fort Canning Park, Singapore, Mumbai Airport Authority, Domestic Airport, Mumbai 2012: Kaladham, JSW collection, Karnataka, India Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural park, Shigaraki, Japan, 2014: Ahead, Gilman barracks, Singapore, 2015: Cocoon and Tree Houses, Villa Shanti, Ubud, Bali, 2016: Art Ichol Sculpture garden Ichol, Madhya Pradesh,  2017 Bellyhives, Dhoby Ghaut Green, Singapore, 2017-18 Ode to the Unknown, India Heritage Centre, Singapore 2018 Towers of Ours, UWSEA collabororative installation with students 2020: Kolam Drawings on the 67th street pavement, NYC.

 

The artist works and lives in Singapore/Mumbai.