Moutushi Chakraborty

Biography: MOUTUSHI CHAKRABORTY

b. Kolkata, India 1975

EDUCATION   
2002         M.A. Printmaking, Wimbledon School of Art, London, UK.
2000         M.A. Printmaking, Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S. University, Baroda.
1998         B.F.A. Graphic Art, Kalabhavan, Viswa-Bharati, Santiniketan.

AWARDS
2001-02    Commonwealth Fellowship for Arts and Crafts, UK.
2001-02    Charles Wallace India Trust Award for Visual Arts, British Council, UK.
2000-01    Lalit Kala Akademi Fellowship    
2000         Gold Medal from Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S.University, Baroda.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2012         Parables – visual essays curated by Lina Vincent at Gallery Time & Space, Bangalore.
2002         Identity an Illusion solo show at Nehru Center, India High Commission, London.

TWO PERSON SHOWS
2006         Nostalgia at Rightlines Art Gallery, Bangalore.
2005         Identity Conundrums at Cymroza Art Gallery, Mumbai.
        
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2014            EXISTENTIAL EXPLORATIONS curated by Ushmita Sahu at Galleria M, Kolkata.
                   MAPPING DETOURS at Chitrakoot Art Gallery, Kolkata.
                   MEMORIUM curated by Lina Vincent Sunish, Sumukha Art Gallery, Bangalore.

2013           SMALL INTRODUCTION TO BIG ART, Gramercy, New York.
                   UNITED ART FAIR curated by Peter Nagy, New Delhi.
                   Beyond Prints curated by Dr.Paula Sengupta, Ganges Art Gallery, Kolkata.
                   IMPRESSIONS - an exhibition of prints, Galerie88, Kolkata.
                   RESIST by EnGendered Gallery Delhi at Gallery Beyond, Mumbai.
                   R.A.P.E. – Rare Acts of Political Engagement, curated by Johny ML, Art Bull, New Delhi.

2012           Georgie Project show at Griffin Gallery and auction by Sotheby’s at The Studio Building, London.
                  Contemporary Indian Printmaking presented by CHHAAP with Art at Wharepuke, New Zealand.
                  United Art Fair, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.

2011           Roots/Routes of Bengal curated by Dr.Archana Roy at Mahua Art Gallery, Bangalore.
 
2009          7th International Engraving Biennial of Ile-de-France at Versailles, France.

2008          Indian Art Exhibition at Kuwait & Cairo, curated by Dr. Sanjoy Mallik , Lalit Kala Akademi, Delhi.
                 GEN NEXT III - Aakriti Art Gallery, Kolkata. 

Exhibitions: Kaya – Artists in conversation | Banyan Art Show - an exhibition of Paintings & Sculptures done by artists from Baroda, Kolkata and Pakistan | The Print & Beyond