ARIJIT BHATTACHARYYA

Artist
India
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Arijit Bhattacharyya is an Indian artist, working predominantly as a painter. A graduate of the Surat School of Fine Arts, specializing in Painting, he is currently studying for a MVA at the Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, again in the Department of Painting. His works mainly concentrate on notions of urban space, and possibilities of redesigning urban settlements. He took part in the Khoj Peers 2016 Artist Residency, as well as the All India Students’ Workshop at C.A.V.A Mysore. In 2015, he received a grant from the Indian Chinese Association and the Humdasti Foundation for a community art project at the Chinese Dragon Boat Festival in Kolkata. He also took part in the Kolkata International Performance Art Festival in 2015. His works have been shown in group exhibitions across India. In 2016 he received the Jagdeep Smart Scholarship, awarded annually to the best student in the department of Painting at the Surat School of Fine Arts.




ARIJIT BHATTACHARYYA AT PHOTO KATHMANDU
TOTAL: 5 PREVIOUS EVENTS
EXHIBITION
21 October - 3 November 2016
BAHA:
10am - 7pm
Yalamula, Sundhara & Image Ark, Kulimba
RESIDENCY
20 September - 20 October 2016
MIXED-MEDIA RESIDENCY
9 am - 5 pm
Dhum Bahal, Patan
TALK
27 October 2016
PANEL DISCUSSION: RESIDENCY REFLECTION
2pm - 3:30pm
Yalamaya Kendra, Patan Dhoka
COLLATERAL EVENT
15 October 2016
PHOTO KATHMANDU RESIDENCY – OPEN STUDIOS
3pm - 8pm
PKTM Residency House
COLLATERAL EVENT
5 October 2016
PERFORMANCE IN OTHER MEDIA
3pm
Bindu, space for artists