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Born 1978 in Vellore, Tamil Nadu

BFA, Painting and Printmaking, Government College of Arts & Crafts, Chennai

MFA, Painting and Printmaking, Government College of Arts & Crafts, Chennai

Lives and works in Chennai



2019     ‘Aggregate’, Galerie Mirchandani + Steinruecke, Mumbai

2017     ‘There is no forgetting from the lips of the people’, Nature Morte, New Delhi

2015     ‘Still and Still Moving Life’, Artry Gallery, Kochi

2014     ‘How come you are here?’, Bergamo Mall, Art Chennai

2013     ‘Rebirth’, The Noble Sage Gallery, London

2012     ‘Ode to a Fierce Fecundity’, organised by Art Chennai at Chandra Mandala, Chennai

2004     ‘Perturb me not’, Alliance Francaise, Chennai

2003     ‘Museum’, Lalit Kala Akademi, Chennai



2019    ‘Contemplating the Spiritual in Contemporary Art’, Rosenfeld Porcini, London

2019    India Art Fair (Galerie Mirchandani + Steinruecke), New Delhi

2017    ‘Memoires des futurs: Modernities indiennes’, Centre Pompidou, Paris

2017    The Sculpture Park – Edition 1, Madhavendra Palace, Jaipur

2017    Frieze Art Fair (Gallery Nature Morte), New York

2016    Yinchuan Biennale, Museum of Contemporary Art, Yinchuan, China

2016    ‘Diary Entries’, Gallery Espace, New Delhi

2014    ‘Whorled Explorations’, Kochi-Muziris Biennale, curated by Jitish Kallat, Kochi

2013    ‘Wonderland’, organised by Gallery Veda at Park Hyatt, Chennai

2012    India Art Fair (Gallery OED and Latitude 28), New Delhi

2012    ‘Re-picturing the Feminine’, Gallery OED, Kochi

2012    ‘Firm Ground Beneath Her’, Gallery Veda, Chennai

2012    ‘Tactile’, Latitude 28, New Delhi

2012    ‘Emerging Idioms’, Apparao Galleries, New Delhi

2012    ‘Eco Strokes’, Durbar Hall Art Centre, Kochi

2012    ‘Art for Humanity’ organised by citizens for justice and peace, Coomaraswamy Hall, Mumbai

2012    ‘To Let the World In: Narrative and Beyond in Contemporary Indian Art’ curated by Chaitanya Sambrani, Lalit Kala Akademi, Chennai, organised by Art Chennai

2011    ‘Emerging Idioms’, Shridharani Gallery, New Delhi

2011     ‘Serendipity’, Galleri Vreta Kloster, Sweden

2011     ‘Turn of the Tide’, organised by Tangerine Art Space at The Taj, Bangalore

2011     ‘Madras Contemporary for Art Chennai’ curated by Ashvin Rajagopal, Ashvita Gallery, Chennai

2010     ‘Artist of the Month’, invited by Cholamandal Artist Village, Indigo-Lambudrum Gallery, Chennai

2010     ‘The Madras Accent’, organised by Safion at Venkatappa Art Gallery, Bangalore

2010 ‘    16 Contemporary Women’, Gowry Art Institute, Kallar & Vyloppilly Samskrithi, Trivandrum

2010     ‘Functional Art’, Forum Art Gallery, Chennai

2010     ‘Search Within’, Gallerie 88, Kolkata

2010     ‘Expression of Inner Space’, Kerala Lalit Kala Akademi, Thrissur

2009     ‘Gender Genesis Genetics’, Gallery Espace, New Delhi

2009     ‘Marco Polo Diaries’, The Taj, Chennai

2009     India Art Summit (Apparao Galleries), New Delhi

2009     ‘Narrative Movements’, Gallery Mementos, Bangalore, and Gallery with Difference, Kolkata

2009    ‘Perspecta’, Indigo Gallery, Cholamandal, Chennai

2008     ‘Paper Pathways’, Apparao Galleries, Chennai

2008     ‘Between the Lines’, Lalit Kala Akademi, Chennai

2008     ‘Trilogy 2’, The Noble Sage Art Gallery, London

2008     ‘Harmony Arts Contemporary Show India’, Mumbai

2008     ‘Surface to Origin’, Gallery Soul Flower, Bangkok

2007     ‘Synergy:Shakti’, Auroville, Pondicherry

2007     ‘The South’, Apparao Galleries, New Delhi

2007     ‘The Whirlpool of Fate’, Visual Arts Gallery, India Habitat Center, New Delhi

2007     ‘Working Indian Artists from Lalit Kala Akademi’, Graphicus Atelier, Cumberland, USA



2018       Arts Game Changer Award, India

2016       Amol Vadehra Art Award

2005       National winner, Camlin Euro Art Tour to London and Paris

2004       The Camlin 6th Southern Region Art Award

2004       Lalit Kala Akademi Research Grant 2003-04

2003        Scholarship to a Young Artist, Department of Culture, Government of India, 2003-05

2002-03   Arnawaz Vasudev Charities Scholarship

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