Amitava Das

Biography: Born
May 27, 1947 -   New Delhi

Education
1965-72 College Of Art, New Delhi
Exhibitions
2010 Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai
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Selected Solo Exhibitions
2010 Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai
2007 'You Shall Remain Hidden...', Selected Works on Paper from 1970 to 2007 by Amitava', Gallery Espace, New Delhi
2007 Anant Art, New Delhi
2004 Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai
1995 'Works on Paper from 1972-94',Sakshi Gallery, New Delhi
1990 Sakshi Gallery, Chennai
1989 'Artists Alert', New Delhi
1978 'Works on Paper', Dhoomimal Art Gallery, New Delhi
Selected Group Exhibitions
2011 'Melange', The Harrington Street Arts Centre, Kolkata
2008 'Frame Figure Field - 20th Century Modern and Contemporary Indian Art', Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
2008 'Freedom: Sixty Years after Indian Independence', Centre International Modern Art (CIMA), Kolkata
2007 'Modern to Contemporary', Gallery Kolkata, Kolkata
2007 'On Their Own: An Exhibition of Abstract Paintings', Aakriti Art Gallery, Kolkata
2007 'Femina Power of Pink', ITC Hotel, The Grand Central
2007 'Conglomeration', Prakrit Arts, Chennai
2006 'Making of Divinity', Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai
2006 'Back to the Future', Gallery Espace, New Delhi
2006 'The Naked Line: Drawings by 12 Artists', Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
2005 'Concept & Ideas', Centre of International Modern Art (CIMA), Kolkata
2005 'Subtlety-Minimally', presented by Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai at Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
2001 'The Human Factor', The Guild, Mumbai
1999 'Icons of the Millennium', Lakeeren Gallery, Mumbai
1997 ‘Through the Looking Glass’, Lakeeren Gallery, Mumbai
1995 'View from the Edge', Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
1994 'Drawing 1994', All India Fine Arts and Crafts Society (AIFACS), New Delhi
1993 'Indische Gegenwartskunst', Mainz,Germany; Stettin, Poland
1993 'India Songs: Multiple Streams in Contemporary IndianArt', New South Wales, Sydeny
1992 'Poineer to the New Generation', Arts Acre, West Bengal
1991 'Three Contentemporary Artists', Bremen, Germany
1989 'Contemporary Indian Painting', Darmstadt, Germany
1977 'Pictorial Space', Ravindra Bhavan, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
1977 'Two Painters', Black Partridge Gallery, New Delhi
1976 'Twenty Artists', Shridharani Gallery, New Delhi
1974-75 'New Group',Ravindra Bhavan, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi & Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
Participations
2011 ‘Manifestations V', Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
2011 'The Intuitive: Logic Revisted', from the Osians Collection at The World Economic Forum, Davos, Switzerland
2010 Annual Exhibition, Chawla Art Gallery, New Delhi
2010 ‘Manifestations IV', Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
2008 'Zeitgenoessische Kunst aus Indien: Part II', Galerie Müller & Plate, Munich
2008 'Annual Show', Chawla Art Gallery, New Delhi
2007 'Summer Show', Centre International Modern Art (CIMA), Kolkata
2007 Egyptian and Indian Painters at the Museum of Egyptian Modern Art, Museum of Modern Egyptian Art, Cairo
2007 'Harmony Show', Nehru Centre, Mumbai
2006 Annual Show, Centre International Modern Art (CIMA), Kolkata
2003-04 'The Dual Path of Indian Art Today: Part I', Galerie Müller & Plate, Munich
1987 Bharat Bhavan Biennale, Bhopal
1979 'All India Exhibition of Graphics', Government Museum & Art Gallery, Chandigarh
1976 National Exhibition, Ravindra Bhavan, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
1971 'Art Today III : Graphics & Drawings', Ashoka Galley, Kolkata
1970 'Art Today II', Ashoka Galley, Kolkata & Shridharani Art Gallery, New Delhi
1969 'Art Today I', Kunika Chemould, New Delhi
1968 Annual Exhibition, All India Fine Arts and Crafts Society (AIFACS), New Delhi
Honours and Awards
1989 Fellowship from the Federal Republic of Germany for the Advanced Exposure to the Exhbition and Graphic Design
1982,81,80 All India Exhibition Prints, Chandigarh
1982 Sahitya Kala Parishad, New Delhi
1976 National Award, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi

Exhibitions: Conversation in colour