ArtSlant - Recently added en-us 40 Prafulla Dahanukar - Jehangir Art Gallery - July 21st - August 3rd Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:55:14 +0000 Lalu Prasad Shaw - Art Musings - July 25th - August 31st Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:21:16 +0000 Eva Maria Pacheco Ricote - Gallerie Alternatives - July 9th - July 23rd Sat, 19 Jul 2014 13:47:33 +0000 Chitra Ganesh - Lakeeren Art Gallery - July 24th - September 30th <p><strong>Drawing from the Present&nbsp; | Chitra Ganesh </strong></p> <p><strong>An Immersive Drawing based Installation conceived and executed in residence at Lakeeren Gallery&nbsp;</strong></p> <p>July 24<sup>th</sup> &nbsp;&ndash; September 30<sup>th</sup>, 2014</p> <p>11am - 7pm @ Lakeeren Gallery&nbsp;</p> <p>In this very unique site-specific installation <strong><em>Drawing from the Present</em></strong>, Chitra Ganesh for the first time presents an immersive environment of wall drawings that address her ongoing interest in Science fiction, mythology and time travel. This exhibition comprises new imagery made by the artist responds to architectural elements from the gallery and the city of Mumbai brings to focus the idea of circular time or mythic time that allows us to engage beyond the chronology of linear narrative of history.&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Chitra Ganesh is a Brooklyn based artist currently living and working in Delhi. Her drawing, installation, text-based work, and collaborations suggest and excavate buried narratives typically absent from official canons of history, literature, and art. She is widely recognized for her experimental use of the comic and narrative drawing forms to communicate submerged histories and alternative articulations of femininity to a broader public. Ganesh graduated from Brown University with a BA in Comparative Literature and Art-Semiotics, and received her MFA from Columbia University in 2002</p> <p>&nbsp;Ganesh's work has been widely exhibited, at venues including the Museum of Contemporary Art (Shanghai), Devi Art Foundation (New Delhi), Brooklyn Museum of Art, Museum voor Moderne Kunst (Netherlands), ZKM (Germany), the Royal College of Art (London), and the Prince of Wales Museum (Mumbai), and Kunsthalle Exnergrasse (Norway).&nbsp; She has had solo museum exhibitions at The Andy Warhol museum (Pittsburgh) and Goteborgs Konsthalle (Sweden), and her work is represented in prominent international collections such as the Museum of Modern Art, Philadelphia Museum of Art, San Jose Museum of Art, Saatchi Collection (London), Burger Collection (Zurich) &amp; Devi Art Foundation (India), amongst others.&nbsp;&nbsp; Ganesh is the recipient numerous awards and fellowships, including a 2012 John Simon Guggenheim memorial foundation Fellowship in the Creative Arts. Upcoming solo exhibitions include a site-specific commission at the Brooklyn Museum opening in December 2014.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 08:15:12 +0000 - Jehangir Art Gallery - July 10th - July 20th Tue, 15 Jul 2014 11:39:17 +0000 Esther Brinkmann - Chemould Prescott Road - July 28th - August 23rd Tue, 15 Jul 2014 11:17:47 +0000