Sir J.J. School of Art, Mumbai, Diploma in graphic art
2008: STAGING THE SETS, preview, Guild Gallery, Mumbai.
STAGING THE SETS,
2000: REALM OF THE ELUSIVE,
1997: OF CURRENTS AND CONFLUENCES,
Lakeeren Gallery, Mumbai.
1994: COLLAGES, Gallery Chemould, Mumbai.
2012: 10th anniversary of TransCultural Exchange’s ‘Coaster Project, Destination: The World’.
ON LINE, Drawing exhibition curated by Shraddha Puranaye, Gallery Le Sutra, Mumbai.
VOICING A PRESENCE: Women Artists in the Jehangir Nicholson Collection,
Jehangir Nicholson Gallery, Mumbai.
CLOTH, PAPER, SCISSORS, Mixed media exhibition, Icon Gallery,
2010: SONGS OF JOY, SONGS OF SORROW, exhibition cum raffle of works by 50
women artists in aid of SPARROW, Sound & Picture Archives for Research on Women.
of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack.
2006: WATER, Wise Man’s Drink, curated by Himanshu Desai for
Lemongrasshopper Gallery, Ahmedabad.
2005: ABSTRACTION IS ALIVE & KICKING, curated by Himanshu Desai for
Gallery Beyond, Mumbai.
WAYS OF SEEING, curated by Sushma Behl for Art Alive Gallery,
2004: THE TILE PROJECT, DESTINATION: THE WORLD, organized by
installations scheduled at 22 sites globally. Designed and installed a permanent
public-art mural comprising of 100 tiles by 100 international artists on the
facade of Khyber restaurant building at Kala Ghoda art district, Mumbai.
Traveled to Chin Chon,
for the Tile Project.
KALEIDOSCOPE, small works on paper by contemporary Indian artists
presented by Paperwasp Studios, NY, at
ART & IDEAS: THE MUMBAI ART MAGAZINE curated Dr. Sarayu Doshi,
National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai.
2003: OBJECTS OF WONDER,
ARTISTS RESPOND, exhibition organized by Tao art gallery, Mumbai, on the
August 2003 twin bomb blasts in Mumbai.
2002: MAPPING THE PSCYCHE, with artists Lalita Lajmi and Rekha Rao, Gallery
COASTER PROJECT, DESTINATION: THE WORLD, organized by
8TH EUROPEAN PATCHWORK MEET,
2000: ASSOZIATIONEN, exhibition showcasing the works of three Indian and three
Austrian artists at the MAY FOR
THE BANYAN & THE BODHI: OUR LIVING HERITAGE, site-specific
installation for ‘Making an Entrance’, for Kala Ghoda Arts Fest 2000, Mumbai.
1998: THE SEARCH WITHIN, curated by Werner Dornik, featuring10 Indian and 10
2006: SANDARBH International Artists Residency Programme, Partapur, Rajasthan.
2001: Invited on APEX ART RESIDENCY PROGRAM to
1993/94: Invited by ARTISTS EQUITY ASSOCIATION, for a 6 month program to
Public Projects, Presentations and Programs
2012: ‘Talking about Art and Feminism’ with artist Shakuntala Kulkarni, sociologist
Gita Chhaddha and curator Kamini Sawhney, event organized by Asia Society
at the Jehangir Nicholson Foundation gallery, Mumbai.
2011: A digital presentation of work by self at Waves art gallery, Pune.
AN ABSENT PRESENCE a presentation on two archetypal images from ancient Indian
culture: the mantra AUM and the SRI yantra, at Arbour- Research Initiatives in
Executed a 2.5’x15’x2.5’ wall mural, for Mr. Pravin Doshi, Acme Builders, Mumbai.
Conducted custom designed art workshops with students of
Conducted a two-day workshop SHAPING WORDS, CREATING MEANING, EXPLORING
PERCEPTION at Kitab Khana Bookstore, Mumbai.
2010: OUR LIVING HERITAGE, THE BANYAN, installation and performance at
The Mill Culture Crawl festival, Mumbai.
2007: SPOTLIGHTING THE IMAGE WITHIN, a slide talk presentation for
2006: MURAL for Children’s
Public Art Project for the city, in association with
students and artist Parul Pattani.
2002: AN ABSENT PRESENCE, a slide presentation on the Sound Mantra AUM and
the SRI YANTRA, highlighting the connection between their outer forms and
the inner realization from which they evolved. Presented for the Museum
Society, INDUS group and
Dept. of Fine Arts,
2001: AN ABSENT PRESENCE slide presentation for Apex Art exhibition space,
Slide presentation of works by self, for South Asian Women’s Creative
1995: Slide lecture on 5 CONTEMPORARY INDIAN ARTISTS,
Camps and Workshop Participation
2012: ODISHA LALIT KALA AKADEMI NATIONAL ARTISTS CAMP, Bhubaneshwar, Odisha.
2007: ART & ECOLOGY, artist' camp organized by
Visual Arts and Greenpeace foundation at
2005: Invited to participate in Ceramic Workshop conducted by the
porcelain artist Jacqueline Li, organized by Gallery Non Zero,
Gallery Art & Soul, Mumbai, at The
2002: Conducted a Painting workshop with 3 less privileged children, for
Akanksha Foundation, Mumbai.
Curatorial, Organizational and Personal work Projects
2012: The Floor Plan: A Fiction, text based work published in the 15th anniversary issue of
INTERNATIONAL GALERIE, A Journal of Ideas.
Invited by YOUTH’S STOP magazine to be the Arts page editor for their inaugural issue.
SPOTLIGHTING THE IMAGE WITHIN, article published in YOUTH”S STOP magazine.
Designed and executed murals for the residence of Mr. Pravin Doshi of Acme Builders
and Mr. Vijay Shah.
2011: Invited by
Programme: CULTURAL MAPPING OF the city of
2006: Commissioned by Sound & Picture Archives for Research on Women, to make
200 drawings for five publications of short stories and poems by 87 women
writers from 23 Indian languages.
2001: With artists Tamal Mitra, Tushar Joag, Vidya Kamat, and gallerists Shireen
Gandhy and Dadiba Pundole, formed AGREES: Art for Gujarat Relief
Economic & Emotional Support and organized a raffle of 200 works at NGMA,
Mumbai, for the rehabilitation of earthquake-effected craftspeople of
1996: Curated a series of 4 exhibitions THE YOUNG CONTEMPORARIES for
Lakeeren gallery, Mumbai.
Curated and designed the exhibition THE S. H. DAYA COLLECTION OF
CONTEMPORARY INDIAN ART,
Curated and designed the exhibition THIRTY INDIAN ARTISTS from the
collection of Richardson Hindustan Ltd., Jehangir Art gallery, Mumbai.
Works in collection of
Germany: Derit Ends, Monsieur Du Boun, Gabriele von Schoeler, Jurgen Wesche, Karin Dingfelder, Monika Kapoor, Max von Schoeler, Sigrid von Witzleben, Uli Behr;
Switzerland: Claudia &Tobias Reitzler;
U.K.: Marquessa Christiana Serra, Rosie Gunraj;
U.S.A.: Amy Sillman, Mr. & Mrs. Callaghan, Lynn Franklin, Kurt Hoffman, Tamarind art gallery.