Chronik

1964
Born in Khagaul, Bihar, India
1983 – 1989
B.F.A. Painting, College of Arts & Crafts, Patna
Lives and works in New Delhi

Ausstellungen

2013
"Adventures of Truth" Foundation Maeght, Saint-Paul de Vence, France
2013
"Trade Routes" Hauser & Wirth London, London, England
2013
"What Does the Vellel Contain, That the River Does Not" Hauser & Wirth, London, England (solo)
2013
"The Imaginary Order of Things" Centro dee Arte Contemporaneo, Malaga, Spain (solo)
2013
Spirit Easters, Kunstmuseum Thun, Switzerland (solo)
2012
"Line of Control" Kiran Nadar Museum, New Delhi, India (solo)
2012
"Food" Musee Ariana, Geneva, Switzerland
2012
Kochi - Muziris Biennale 2012, Kochi, India
2012
"Art, Talks and Sensations: The Island / A Game of Life" Manarat Al Saadiyat, Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE
2012
Jing'An International Sculpture Project Biennaial, Shanghai, China
2012
"Art in the City, Zurich, Switzerland
2012
"Ashes and Gold. A World's Journey" Museum Schloss Moyland, Bedburg-Hau, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
2012
"India: Art Now" Arken Museum of Modern Art, Arken, Denmark
2012
"Massive/Intensive: Contemporary Art from India" Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
2012
"Ashes and GOld. A World's Journey" MARTa Herford, Herford, Germany (Travelling Exhibition)
2012
"In Praise of Doubt" Punta della Dogana, Francois Pinault Foundation, Venice, Italy
2011
"In Prais of Doubt" Punta della Dogana, Francois Pinault Foundation, Venice, Italy
2011
"Paris-Delhi-Bombay" Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
2011
"Indian Highway IV" Lyon Museum of Contemporary Art, Lyon, France (Travelling Exhibition)
2011
"Time Unfolded" Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, New Delhi, India
2011
Sara Hilden Art Museum, Tampere, Finland (solo)
2011
"A Glass of Water" Hauser & Wirth, New York NY (solo)
2011
"Hauser & Wirth Outdoor Sculpture: Subodh Gupta" Hauser & Wirth Outdoor Sculpture Southwood Garden, St. James's Church, London, England (solo)
2011
"Beijing Online Inlive. 10 Hands 100 Fingers" Galleria Continua, Beijing, China
2011
"Camulodunum" Firstsite, Colchester, England
2011
"One, Another" FLAG Art Founation, New York, NY
2011
"Home Spun" Devi Art Foundation, New Delhi, India
2011
"Artzuid 2011" Avenues of Berlage's Plan-Zuid, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2011
"Indian Highway V" MAXXI Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI Secolo, Rome, Italy (Travelling Exhibition)
2011
"Eating Art. From Goya to Ferran Adria" La Pedrera, CatalunyaCaixa, Barcelona, Spain
2010
"Art for the World (The Expo)" Expo Shanghai 2010, Shanghai, China
2010
"Artefici contemporanei e difformita barocche" ARCOS, Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Sannio, Benevento, Italy
2010
"Monumental" Walsh Gallery, Chicago, IL
2010
"Indian Highway" Reykjavic Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland (Travelling Exhibition)
2010
"Hareng Sauer: Ensor and Contemporary Art" S.M.A.K. - Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Ghent, Belgium
2010
"La Route de la Soie/The Silk Road" Tri Postal, Lille, France
2010
"REMINDERS" Galleria Continua, Beijing, China
2010
"Urban Manners 2" SESC Pompeia, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2010
"Da Sopra" Castello Svevo di Bari, Bari, Italy
2010
"C'est la Vie. Vanities from Caravaggio to Damien Hirst" Foundation Dina Vierny - Musee Maillol, Paris, France
2010
"Indian Highway" Herning Kunstmuseum, Herning, Denmark (Travelling Exhibition)
2010
"The Empire Strikes Back: Indian Art Today" The Saatchi Gallery, London, England
2010
"Contemplating the Void" Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
2010
Faith Matters, PinchukArtCentre, Kiev, Ukraine (solo)
2010
Take off your shoes and wash your hands, Tramway, Glasgow, UK (solo)
2010
Arario Gallery, Cheonan, Korea (solo)
2010
Arario Gallery, Seoul, Korea (solo)
2010
Et tu, Duchamp, KÖR Kunst im öffentlichen Raum Kunsthalle Wien project space, Vienna, Austria (solo)
2010
Nature Morte, New Delhi, India (solo)
2010
Hauser & Wirth, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
2009
Common Man, Hauser & Wirth, London, UK (solo)
2009
Line of Control, The Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia (solo)
2009
Altermodern. Tate Triennial 2009, Tate Britain, London, UK
2009
Un certain État du Monde?, The Garage Centre for Contemporary Culture in Moscow, Russia
2009
The 4th Fukuoka Asian Art Triennial, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan
2008
Line Of Control, Arario Beijing, Beijing, China (solo)
2008
There is always cinema, Galleria Continua, San Gimignano, Italy (solo)
2008
Gandhi’s Three Monkeys, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, USA (exh. cat.) (solo)
2008
Everywhere is War (and rumours of war), curated by Shaheen Merali, Bodhi Art, Mumbai, India
2008
Lustwarande 08, Wanderland, Fundament Foundation, Park de Oude Warande, Tilburg, Netherlands (exh. cat.)
2008
Indian Focus, at Espace Claude Berri, Paris, France
2008
Stadhimmel CitySky Basel 08, curated by Klaus Littmann, Basel, Switzerland
2008
Martian Museum of Terrestrial Art, curated by Francesco Manacorda and Lydia Yee, at Barbican Art Gallery (exh. cat.)
2008
Distant Nearness, The Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art at Johnson County Community College, Kansas, USA
2008
Re-imagining Asia, A thousand years of separation, curated by Shaheen Merali and Wu Hang, at the House of World Cultures, Berlin, Germany (exh. cat.)
2008
Vistarnari Kshitije (Expanding Horizons), curated by Sudhir Patwardhan, Bodhi Art Gallery (traveling exhibition), Mumbai, Amravati, Nagpur, Aurangabad, Solapur, Kolhapur, Pune, Nasik, India
2008
Passage to India, Frank Cohen Collection at Initial Access, Wolverhampton, UK
2008
CHANEL Mobile Art, curated by Fabrice Bousteau, building conceived by Zaha Hadid, Hong Kong, Tokyo, New York, London, Moscow, Paris (exh. cat.)
2008
New Delhi – New Wave, Primo Marella Gallery, Milano, Italy (exh. cat.)
2007
Idol Thief, In Situ- Fabienne Leclerc, Paris, France (solo)
2007
Start.Stop, Bodhi Art Gallery, Mumbai, India (exh. cat.) (solo)
2007
Silk Route, The Baltic, curated by Jerome Sans, Gateshead, UK (solo)
2007
Urban Manners- 15 Contemporary Artists from India, at Hangar Bicocca, curated by Adelina von Fürstenberg Milan, Italy (exh. cat.)
2007
India: Public Places/ Private Spaces, The Newark Museum (traveling exhibition), curated by Gayatri Sinha and Paul Sternberger, Newark, USA (exh. cat.)
2007
New-narratives: Contemporary Art from India, The Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, Chicago, USA (exh. cat.)
2007
The Rusholme Project, organized by Shisha in collaboration with the Manchester International Festival, Manchester, UK
2007
Objects: Making/Unmaking, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi, India (exh. cat.)
2007
L’Emprise du lieu – L’experience Pommery #4, curated by Daniel Buren, Reims, France (exh. cat.)
2007
Private/Corporate IV, Sammlung Daimler Chrysler- Lekha and Anupam Poddar Collections, Berlin, Germany
2007
Sequence 1, Painting & Sculpture from the Francois Pinault Collection, Palazzo Grassi, curated by Alison M. Gingeras, Venice, Italy (exh. cat.)
2007
Transitional Objects: Contemporary Still Life, Neuberger Museum of Art- Purchase College- State University of New York, curated by Dede Young, New York, USA (exh. cat.)
2007
“Altered, Stitched and Gathered”, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, New York
2006
Artes Mundi Prize Nominee, National Museum Cardiff, Wales
2006
“Venice-Istanbul,” Istanbul Modern
2006
“Transitional Objects: Contemporary Still Life”, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY
2006
”Hungry Gods," Arario Gallery, Beijing (Cat.)
2006
Lille 3000, curated by Carolinne Negphygi, France (Cat.)
2006
“Le Nuit Blanche,” Paris, France
2006
Hungry Gods, Nature Morte, New Delhi, India (exh. cat.) (solo)
2006
Hungry Gods, Arario Gallery, Beijing, China (exh. cat.)
2006
Bronze, Gallery Espace, curated by Madan Lall, New Delhi, India (exh. cat.)
2006
Made by Indians, Galerie Enrico Navarra, Art on the beach, commune de Ramatuelle, France (exh. cat.)
2006
The Showroom Gallery, London, UK
2006
L’Inde dans tous les sens, Louis Vuitton Showroom, curated by Herve Mikaloff, Paris, France
2005
Jootha, In Situ Fabienne Leclerc, Paris, France (solo)
2005
Jootha, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai, India (solo)
2005
Always a little Further, Arsenal, 51st Venice Biennale, curated by Rosa Martinez, Venice, Italy
2005
Universal Experience: Art, Life and the Tourist’s Eye, curated by Francesco Bonami, MCA, Chicago; Hayward Gallery, London (exh. cat.)
2005
Balance and Power: Performance and surveillance in Video Art, curated by Michael Rush at Krannart Museum, Illinois, USA
2005
Weigtless Space, The Herzliya museum Of Contemporary Art, Israel
2005
Dialectics of Hope, The Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, curated by Joseph Backstein, Daniel Bimhaum, Lara Boubnova, Nicolas Bourriaud, Rosa Martinez and Hans Ulrich Obrist, Moscow, Russia (exh. cat.)
2005
I Go Home Every Single Day, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York (solo)
2005
“Indian Summer”, Ecole Nationale Superieure Des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France
2005
The Venice Biennial, “Always a Little Further”, Curated by Rosa Martinez
2005
“Universal Experience: Art, Life, and the Tourist’s Eye”, MCA Chicago, Chicago, IL
2005
Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art
2004
“Edge of Desire- Recent Art in India”, Asia Society, New York, NY traveling to: Art Gallery of Western Australia
2004
“Resonance: Contemporary Art from New Delhi”, Centre A, Vancouver, Canada
2004
“A Charge to Keep”, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York, NY
2004
‘I Go Home Every Single Day’ The Showroom Gallery, London (solo)
2004
Two-man show, Centre A - Vancouver International Centre for Contemporary Art, curated by Keith Wallace, Vancouver, Canada
2004
Another Passage to India, Saisons indiennes a Geneve, Switzerland
2004
Vanitas Vanitatum, Sakshi Gallery, curated by Peter Nagy, Mumbai, India
2004
Drawings, The Eagle Gallery, London, UK
2004
The SNEEZE, a Featured Film by 80 artists x 80 seconds 106 minutes, curated by Natasha Makowski and Peter Lloyd Lewis, Athens, Greece
2004
Indian Video Art: History in Motion, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan
2003
This Side is the Other Side, Cabinet PH, Art and Public, Geneva, Switzerland
2003
New Paintings and Sculptures, Nature Morte, New Delhi (solo)
2003
The Havanna Biennale, curated by Hilda Rodriques, Cuba
2003
"body.city: siting contemporary culture in India, sub Terrain: artists dig the contemporary" curated by Geeta Kapur for the House of World Cultures, Berlin.
2003
Crossing Generations : diVERGE Curated by Geeta Kapur and Chaitanya Sambrani for "40 Years of Gallery Chemould." (cat)
2003
"Bad Taste," Apparao Gallery, at the New Media Centre, New Delhi.
2003
"An apparent calm which is in fact a perfectly balanced tension," curated by Peter Nagy at Grantpirrie Gallery, Sydney.
2003
"HEAT," curated by Ram Rahman at Bose Pacia Modern, New York.
2003
"The Tree from the Seed: Contemporary Art from India," Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Norway. Curated by Gavin Jantjes (ill. Cat)
2002
Busan Biennale, Busan Metropolitan Art Museum, Busan, South Korea (exh. cat.)
2002
Self: Contemporary Indian Indian Videao Art, IMA Institute of Modern Art, curated by Johan Pijnappel, Brisbane, Australia
2002
Indian Art: Home-Street-Shrine-Bazaar-Museum, Manchester City Art Gallery, Gulammohammed Sheikh, Manchester, UK (exh. cat.)
2002
Cinema Stills, Apparao Galleries at India Habitat Centre, curated by Gayatri Sinha, New Delhi, India
2002
Kapital and Karma, KunstWein, curated by Angelika Fitz and Michael Wortenger, Vienna, Austria (exh. cat.)
2002
Sorry for the inconvenience, Project 304, curated by Gridthya Gaweewong, Bangkok, Thailand and Under Construction, Japan Foundation Project, Tokyo, Japan (exh. cat.)
2002
Palais de Tokyo inaugural show, curated by Nicolas Bourriaud and Bernard Macade, Paris, France
2002
Sidewinder, CIMA Gallery, curated by Gerard Hemsworth, Kolkata; India Habitat Centre, New Delhi; Coomarswamy Hall, The Prince of Wales Museum of Western India, Mumbai, India (exh. cat.)
2002
Under Construction, Japan Foundation and Tokyo Art Gallery, Tokyo, Japan (exh. cat.)
2002
Private Mythologies of the Personal and the Political, Apeejay Media Gallery, curated by Pooja Sood, Faridabad, India (exh. cat.)
2002
Creative Space, Sakshi Gallery at Habitat Centre, New Delhi (exh. cat.)
2002
Multi Media Art Asia Pacific, curated by Johan Pijnappel, Beijing, China (exh. cat.)
2001
"Kapital and Karma," curated by Angelika Fitz and Michael Wortenger for KunstWein, Vienna (cat)
2001
"Sorry For the Inconvenience," curated by Gridthya Gaweewong, Project 304, Bangkok,Thailand
2001
"Inauguaral Show" curated by Nicolas Bourriaud and Bernard Macade for the Palais de Tokyo, Paris
2001
"Sidewinder," curated by Gerard Hemsworth for CIMA Gallery, Kolkata; India Habitat Centre, New Delhi; Coomarswamy Hall, The Prince of Wales Museum of Western India. (Cat)
2001
National Gallery Of Modern Art, Mumbai. Post Residency Show. Jindal art Foundation
2001
"Bollywood Has Arrived," curated by Jim Beard Gallery and FIA, Passenger Terminal, Amsterdam
2001
"Post Production (Sampling, Programming & Displaying)" curated by Nicolas Bourriaud. Galleria Continua, San Gimignano, Italy.
2001
"Context as Content – Museum as Metaphor" – curated by Peter Nagy at the Museum of Fine Art, Chandigarh (Cat.)
2001
"Under Construction," Japan Foundation and Tokyo Art Gallery, Tokyo Japan. (Cat)
2000
‘VILAS’ at Birla Academy, Mumbai, Curator: Gayatri Sinha
2000
"I Love Video Art" – Curated by Le Mailton Theatre de Strasbourg et le forum itinerant, Strasbourg, France.
2000
"Print et.com," Max Mueller Bhawan, New Delhi. Curator: Amit Mukopadaya.
2000
Negociations, C.R.A.C., curated by Nicolas Bourriaud & Bernard Marcade, Sete, France
2000
Invisible Boundary: Metamorphosed Asian Art, Traveling Exhibition: Asian Section of the Kwangju Biennale, Niigata City Prefectural Civil Centre Gallery, Curated by Tani Arata and Ueda Yuzo, Niigata, Japan and Utsunomiya Museum of Art, Utsunomiya City, Japan (exh. cat.)
2000
The Kwangju Biennale 2000, Asian Section, curated by Tani Arata and Ueda Yuzo, Kwangju, South Korea (exh. cat.)
2000
Recent works, Nature Morte at Lokayata, New Delhi (solo)
1999
‘The Way Home’, Gallery Chemould, Mumbai, (cat) (solo)
1999
Recent works, Gallery FIA, Amsterdam (solo)
1999
Indian Artists, Nature Morte, curated by Peter Nagy, Syndney, Australia
1999
Edge of Century, Art India, curated by Amit Mukopadaya, New Delhi, India (exh. cat.)
1999
"The First Fukuoka Asian Art Triennale" at Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Japan. Curator: Kuroda Raiji. (Cat)
1999
"Of, based on, or obtained by," Gallery Nature Morte, New Delhi.
1999
"IMPACT", Jim Beard Gallery at CCA New Delhi. Curated by: Kimberley Lewis and Derk Bulthuis.
1998
"New Millennium, New Media", Curator: Anupa Mehta, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai. (Cat)
1998
Kendal Wallah – Through Indian Eyes, Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal, UK (exh. cat)
1997
Khoj International Artists Exhibition, British Council, New Delhi, India (exh. cat.)
1997
Points of Contact, Shirley Fiterman Gallery, New York, USA
1997
The Way Home, Gallery Chemould, Mumbai, India (exh. cat.) (solo)
1997
Bose Pacia Modern, New York (solo)
1997
UNESCO – ASHBERG Bursaries for Artists hosted by InIVA at Gasworks Studios, London.
1996
"Indo-Austrian Artists’ Workshop," Sanskriti Kendra, New Delhi. (Cat).
1996
‘Grey Zones’, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai. (Cat) (solo)
1996
Indo-Cuban Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi, India
1995
‘Grey Zones’, Academy of Fine Arts and Literature, New Delhi. (solo)
1995
"Young Generation from Bihar", Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S. University, Baroda.
1995
"Nessuno Tocchi Caino (Hands Off Cain)", Rome and at the Biennale in Venice.
1994
Drawings ’94, Gallery Escape of AIFACS Gallery, curated by Priag Shukla, New Delhi, India ( exh. cat.)
1994
Young Generation from Bihar, Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S.University, Baroda, India
1994
Young Contemporary Artists, Birla Academy, Calcutta, India
1993
Recent Paintings, Gallery Escape, New Delhi. (Cat) (solo)
1993
"Contemporary Indian Artists," Organised by Gallery Escape, Dubai. Illustrated Catalogue.
1991
"Husain Ki Sarai", organised by Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi. Illustrated Catalogue.
1991
Research Grant Scholars Exhibition, Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi, Lucknow, Madras, India
1991
Imprints of Our Time, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, India
1990
Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai. (solo)
1990
Chitrakoot Art Gallery, Calcutta. Belidh Club, Jamshedpur, Tata Steel. (solo)
1990
"All India Painting Exhibition", Organized by Vadhera Art Gallery at Rabindra Bhawan, New Delhi.
1989
"Contemporary Artists of Bihar," at Rabindra Bhawan, New Delhi.
1989
Recent Paintings, Shridhani Art Gallery, New Delhi. (solo)
1988
B.F.A. Painting, College of Arts & Crafts, Patna (solo)
1987
"Young Painters of Bihar," Patna
1986
Recent Paintings, Gandhi Sangharalya, Patna (solo)
1983
Group of AB Exhibition, Patna, Bihar
1983
All India Drawing and Craft Exhibition, Patna, India