Education

Master in Fine Arts - Rinehart School of Sculpture, Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, New Jersey, USA

Diploma in Studio Art - Madras College of Arts and Crafts, Chennai, India

Bachelor in Fine Arts - Stella Maris College, Chennai, India

Apprenticeship

Foundry - Johnson Atelier, Fine Arts Foundry, Trenton, New Jersey, USA

Art Camps, Residencies & Workshops:

Stone Sculpture Camp - Lalit Kala Academy, India, 2015

All India Sculptors Residency - MSPL, Hospet, India, 2006

International Artists Residency - Central Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi, India, 1997

Karnataka State Sculptors Camp - Karnataka Shilpa Kala Academy, India, 1997

Bronze Casting Workshop - Central Lalit Kala Academy, India, 1986

Awards & Honours:

Intersection for the Arts, Artists Incubator Program and Artist Fiscal Sponsorship - San Francisco, USA

Recipient of the Senior Fellowship from the Ministry of Culture - India, 2012

Honoured by the Shilpa Kala Academy - India, 2005

Rinehart Award from the Maryland Institute College of Art - Baltimore, USA, 1990

Junior Fellowship from the Central Lalit Kala Academy - New Delhi, India, 1988

Scholarship to a Bronze Casting Workshop Organized by the Central Lalit Kala Academy - India, 1986

Award from the Tamil Nadu State Art Organization - Chennai, India, 1983

Collections:

RMZ Foundation - Bangalore, India

MSPL - Hospet, India

Private Collection - Bangalore, India

Private Collection - Bangalore, India

Private Collection - Bangalore, India

Gallery Beyond - Mumbai, India

The Sculpture Foundation, Inc., Grounds for Sculpture - New Jersey, USA

Private Collection - Belgium

Alliance Francais - Bangalore, India

Madras Museum - Chennai, India

Central Lalit Kala Academy - New Delhi, India

Regional Lalit Kala Academy - Chennai, India

NIRMITEE Industrial Architects - Bangalore, India

National Institute of Biological Sciences - Bangalore India

The Karnataka Shilpa Kala Academy - Bangalore, India

Exhibitions:


2019 - 3rd Space Lab Collective 

Social Weavers Stories: Projection Mapping Narrative & Performance

Chennai Photo Biennale, Chennai, India

2018 - 3rd Space Lab Collective

Home Making Space for Radical Love and Struggle: Collective Conversation No.2 

Oliver Gallery at the California College of the Arts, Oakland, USA

2017 - 3rd Space Lab Collective

Social Weavers Stories: Video Mapping Projection, Narrative and Performance

Museum of Goa and the Premanand Hall at the Maharaja, Sayajirao University of Baroda, Baroda, India

2017 - 3rd Space Lab Collective

Concept of the Earth as a Commons Space That Everyone Has the Right to Access and Enjoy: Collective Conversation No. 2

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA), San Francisco, USA

2017 - 3rd Space Lab Collective

City as a Live Creature: Public Work Community Mapping Engagement, Commissioned by Intersection for the Arts

South of Market Neighbourhood, San Francisco, USA

2016 - 3rd Space Lab Collective

Social Weavers Project: Natural Dye Studio Working With the Weavers and Master Dyers of Two of the Weavers’ Societies

Bangalore & Gajendragad, India

2016 - 3rd Space Lab Collective

Social Weavers Stories: Video Mapping Projection, Narrative and Performance

National Gallery of Modern Art, Bangalore, India.

2016 - 3rd Space Lab Collective

Seed Mapping with Redwood and Banyan Trees, in Collaboration with Dr. Yellappa Reddy and the Lalbagh Botanical Gardens

Bangalore, India

2016 - Private Collection 

Public Museum: Curated Show

Venkatappa Gallery, Bangalore, India

2015 - Private Collection

The 377191 Wall: a Group Show of 238 Artists 

Gallery Beyond, Mumbai, India

2014 - 3rd Space Lab Collective

Cultural Perceptions of the Landscape: Public Presentation, Performance, Interactive Participation & Video Projection Mapping

Fisher Bay Observatory Gallery, San Francisco, USA

2014 - 3rd Space Lab Collective

Intersections of Culture and Environment: Discussion with the Region’s Cultural Thinkers, Artists and Academics

National Gallery of Modern Art, Bangalore, India

2013 - Private Collection

Looking In

Gallery Sumukha, Bangalore, India

2007 - Private Collection

In Search of Consciousness

Gallery Sumukha, Bangalore, India

2004 - Private Collection

Energies in Space

Galerie Bortier, Brussels, Belgium

2002 - Private Collection

Energies in Space

Gallery Sumukha, Bangalore, India

2000 - Private Collection

A Visual Experience

Gallery Sumukha, Bangalore, India

1999 - Solo Show

Upon Invitation by the Stratmon Group

Brugge, Belgium

1996 - Participation

The Rinehart Hundred: The Contemporary Years

Baltimore, USA

1996 - Solo Show

Alliance Francaise

Bangalore, India

1993 - Solo Show

Johnson Atelier

New Jersey, USA

1991 - Participation

The South of the World: The Other Contemporary Art, Organised by the Ente Mostro Nazionale di Pittura

Marsala, Italy

1990 - Participation

Asian American Art Centre Annual Exhibition

New York, USA

1990 - Graduate Thesis Exhibition

Maryland Institute, College of Art

Baltimore, USA

1987 - Juried All India Sculpture Exhibition

Henry Moore in India Programme, Organized by the British High Commission

New Delhi, India

1987 - Participation

Exhibition of Works by Indian Women Sculptors

National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi, India

1986- Solo Show

Sakshi Gallery

Chennai, India

1984 - Juried Exhibition

Contemporary Print Making in India: Festival of India in USA

San Diego, USA

1984 - Juried Exhibition

Central Lalit Kala Academy

New Delhi, India