ABOUT ARTIST JITENDRA THORAT
- Master in fine Arts (MFA) in 'Painting' from Dept of fine Arts Pune University.
- Bachelors in fine Arts (BFA) in 'Painting' from Dept of fine Arts Pune University.
Subject Specialization Graduation:- Composition, Life Study. Print,Making Mural, History of Western and Indian Art, Aesthtics, Design, Clay Modeling.
- Government diploma in drawing and painting (G.D. Art) Maharashtra Board.
- Kochi Muziris Biennale work experience 2014.
- Art direction in Telgu and Marathi Film- 2010.
- Done many wall painting and mural as commission work in Pune, Delhi, etc.
Awards and Honors
- PrafullaDahanukar Art Foundation Merit Award For Pune City In The Category of Drawing 2017
- 89TH Annual All India Art Exhibition AIFACS Society delhi. 2016
- 29thNational Exhibition of Contemporary Art SCZCC Nagpur (Ministry of Culture Government of India), "Honourauble Mention Award" 2016.
- PrafullaDahanukar Art Foundation, West Zone Bronze Award for Installation in Kalanand Art Contest 2016.
- The Bombay Art Society, The Governor of Maharastra Award &Gold Medal & Shri. VasantWankhede Foundation award for Best Entry 2016.
- 29th All India Art Exhibition LokamanyaTilak, Late Dr.ShamakarraoDhadnekar Award, Pune-2016.
- PraffullDahanukar Arts Foundation Maharashtra state 1st Awards for painting - 2015.
- All India National LokmanyaTilak Arts Exhibition Awards pune- 2013
- Dev BhumiInternational CompititionShimala State Awards - 2011.
- BadlaSiddha LazmanDevarukhePainting 1st Awards Pune- 2013.
- BharatiVidhyapeethCollege of Fine Art Award Art Exhibition 1st price -2014, 2015.
- Bharati Kala Mahavidyalaya, Annual Art Exhibition Best Entry painting Awards - 2011.
- Bharati Kala Mahavidyalaya , Annual, Art Exhibition 1st& 2st price – 2008, 2009, 2010.
Exhibition's and Shows
- Group Show Nehru Center Art Gallery ,Mumbai 2017.
- The Bombay Art Society `1888-2016; History and Voyage at NGMA, Mumbai 2017.
- 89th Annual art exhibition All India fine arts & crafts society, Delhi 2016.
- Done as Solo Show of Painting "The Muse Art Gallery" Pune - 2016.
- Kochi Muziris Biennale Student Section Participant - Kochi - 2014.
- Done as Solo Show of Painting at TriveniGallery TrineniKala Sangam Delhi march - 2015.
- Done as Solo Show of Painting at GyaanAdab Art Gallery Pune - 2015.
- Done as Group Show of Painting at Brush Strokes Art Gallery, Jm Road Pune - 2015.
- Participated in All India Tilak Art Exhibition Pune 2012, 2013, 2016.
- Participated in Bombay Art Society Mumbai, Annual Exhibition 10,11,13, 16.
- Participates in Jahangir Art Gallery Mumbai Monsoon Show - 2010.
- Group Show Bhimshen Joshi Art Gallery Pune - 2011.
- Group Show Ray Art Gallery Pune Jan - 2010,2013.
- Camlin Art foundation Painting Competition and Exhibition- Mumbai - 2009,2010,2011.
Work Shops and Camps
- One Week National Workshop on "Preparation of Research Proposal - A Multidisciplinary Approach", Organized by: University Research Committee (URC).
- Participated in Lalit kala Academy Animation Works Shops, New Delhi - 2014.
- Participated in West Zone University Camp Ajmer, Rajasthan - 2014.
- Participated in Pune Biennale Performing Arts. Camp - Pune - 2015.
- Participated in KirloskarPainting Camp - Bangalore - 2015.
- Participated in Bharti Vidhyapeeth-ZinkPlate Print Making Work Shops Pune - 2008, 2009.