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EDUCATION:

National Museum Institute                                                      2013

India: Art & Culture

LASALLE College of the Arts                                                 2008- 2011

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Hons)

(Skipped the first year of college due to credits from IB Programme)

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • Photo exhibition of migrant workers in Mauritius for the Global Forum on Migration and Development, Swami Vivekananda Convention Centre, Pailles (Mauritius) November 2012
  • Spreading the Wings, Angel Art Gallery, Taipei August 2007

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

  • Abu Dhabi Art, represented by Arthub, Abu Dhabi, November 2015
  • Art Bahrain, represented by Art Select, Bahrain, October 2015
  • Memories of Taiwan by Henosis, The Space, Abu Dhabi, May-June 2015
  • Art is in the Air by Artzest, DUCTAC, Dubai, April 2015
  • India Art Month, Art Hub, Abu Dhabi, December – January 2014
  • Out of a Box, Quoz Art Fetival, Art*ry, Dubai, November 2014
  • Art Fair Dubai, Dubai, October 2014
  • Small is Big, Durbar Hall, Cochin October 2013
  • Art in Industry 13 by TATA Steel, Jamshedpur February 2013
  • India on Canvas, Blue Penny Museum, Port Louis (Mauritius) February 2013
  • Exhibition Dedicated to K.C.S. Paniker, Nanappa Art Gallery, Cochin, January 2013
  • Contemporary Indian Art – Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Mauritius, Fine Arts Gallery, Mahatma Gandhi Institute, Moka (Mauritius) October 2012
  • Launch of the Global Rainbow Foundation at the Indira Gandhi Centre for Indian Culture, Phoenix (Mauritius) June 2012
  • Southern Comfort, Open Palms Court, Habitat Center, New Delhi July 2011
  • Degree Show, LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore May 2011
  • Affordable Art Fair, Singapore November 2010
  • Additions, LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore October 2010
  • ARTsmart – a Gallery, Trivandrum June 2010
  • Diploma Show, LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore May 2010
  • Pameran Poskad, Singapore April 2010
  • Capital Art Center, Taipei October 2009
  • Snappy Close-Ups, LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore September 2008
  • Fish Art Center, Taipei November 2007
  • Visual Dialogues, Wendel’s, Taipei Sept- Nov 2007
  • Art Beyond Words – An Exhibition of Contemporary Indian Art by Viji Hashim, Bangkok May 2006
  • United Nations Women’s Guild Art Exhibition, Geneva December 2002 (Youngest participant)

 

RESIDENCIES:

  • India Art Month by Art Hub, Abu Dhabi, November 2014
  • Art in Industry ‘13 a national art camp in Jamshedpur hosted by TATA Steel February 2013
  • Art Camp by ARTsmart – a Gallery, Trivandrum June 2010

 

ARTIST INFLUENCES:

  • Private lessons in Oil painting from Huang Ming-Chun, in Taipei, Taiwan (2007)
  • Private lessons in Chinese Ink painting from Wang Nan Hsiung, in Taipei, Taiwan (2007)
  • Private lessons in Oil painting from Russell Fadavi, in Bangkok, Thailand (2004-2006)
  • Private lessons in Watercolors from Khun Ari, in Bangkok, Thailand (2003-2004)
  • Private lessons in Pastel, Watercolor, Acrylic and Oil painting from Mme. Shishine, in Geneva, Switzerland (2001-2003)

 

ARTS ACTIVITES:

  • Supported ARTsmart – a Gallery (family owned) host exhibitions in Taiwan, India and Mauritius, 2011-2013
    • Selection of artists and art works
    • Designed invitations
    • Artist write up and price lists
    • Curated and displayed works
  • Supported “Art at India House” a series of exhibitions held at the residence of the Indian Ambassador to the UAE, Abu Dhabi, 2014-2016
    • Selection of artists and art works
    • Designed invitations
    • Artist write up and price lists
    • Curated and displayed works
  • Featured in AI Curates by Arts Illustrated Magazine, August-September 2013 (2nd issue)
  • Organized a one-day painting workshop for the children of Mauritian migrant workers. The painting (1.5m x 7m) was exhibited at the Global Forum on Migration and Development, Swami Vivekananda Convention Centre, Pailles (Mauritius) November 2012
  • Organized a painting submission and exhibition for the launch of the Global Rainbow Foundation (a Charitable Trust) The paintings were donated to be auctioned by the Trust June 2012
  • Jury member for On-the-Spot Painting Competition in celebration of ‘Universal Day for the Children’ held at the Indira Gandhi Centre for Indian Culture November 2011.
  • Guest artist at NISH (The National Institute of Speech and Hearing) to interact and teach the Bachelor of Fine Arts students December 2009
  • Represented Taipei American School’s fine arts department for 2008 IASAS Cultural Convention held in Bangkok
  • Helped organize an art workshop and auction to raise funds for Bangkok Refugee Center. June 2006