Biography: Nandini Chirimar
Nandini Chirimar grew up in Jaipur, India and studied art at the College of Art, New Delhi from 1985-87. She went to the USA in 1987 to pursue her art education further, and completed her BFA in Drawing and Painting from Cornell University, a residency at Skowhegan School of Art, Maine, and an MFA in Painting from the Maryland Institute College of Art. She learned viscosity printing from Arun Bose and spent four years in Japan studying woodblock printing with Taika Kinoshita. Nandini currently lives in New York City and has shown at Allen Gallery, New York; Queens Museum of Art, New York; Twelve Gates Gallery, Philadelphia; Ono Gallery, Tokyo; CWAJ Print Shows, Tokyo; Exhibit 320 Gallery, New Delhi; CIMA Gallery, Kolkata; AHAF Fair, Korea; SLICK II Fair, Paris; and in Erasing Borders Traveling Exhibitions, USA.