ABOUT ARTIST MILAN DESAI
1987 Completed Diploma in Drawing & Painting Government of
1995 Avantica Group of Arts (National Level)
1997 - 98 Gujarat State Lalit Kala Academy in Graphic
2005 Bombay Art Society
2010 Gujarat State Lalit Kala Academy in Sculpture
2014 All Indian Competition, NDMC New Delhi
Gujarat State Lalit Kala Academi Committee member (Selected)
1996 – 2001 Mantri, Sangathan, Sanskar bhrati Amdavad shaher.
2001 – 2006 General Council Member (Elected – Gujarat State),
National Lalit Kala Academi, New Delhi
2001- 2004 Regional Center (Lakhnow) Advisor Board Member, National Lalit Kala Academi
2007 – 2012 General Council Member (Elected – Gujarat State),
National Lalit Kala Academi, New Delhi
2007 – 2012 Finance Member (Elected),National Lalit Kala Academi, New Delhi
Trustee, Amdavad Art Society
2014- 2015 Consultant to Gujarat State Lalit Kala Academi For Murals
Kala Dirgha, Oct. 2012, Vol. 13, No 25, Silver Jubilee Issue.
Shabdsar-2017 (Gujarati Megezine)
300 Sq. feet in Fire Bricks material Relief work at Nirma Factory Office
Made monument for "Kargil Martyrs" commissioned by the
Government of Gujarat.
430 Sq. feet in Fire bricks material Relief work at Kissan Industries (Nirma).
40 Sq.feet Relief Mural at Yatin Oza's ( Advocate-M.L.A.) office, Amdavad.
120 Sq. feet Relief Mural at Hotel "Quality Inn Karnavati" Amdavad.
100 Sq. feet Relief Mural at Dr. Hedgewar Bhavan (RSS H.Q.) Amdavad
55 Sq. feet Relief Mural at Tushar Mehta's (Advocate-High Court) Apartment, Amdavad
200 Sq. feet Relief Murals Sculpture at Boapl 444, Amdavad.
100 Sq. feet Mural at Karnavati Club, Amdavad.
50 Sq. feet Relief Mural at Saptak Hall, Amdavad.
200 Feet. Mural in Metal at Palash 9, Amdavad
75 feet radius circle Cross Road Island design & development in Metal, Amdavad
100 Sq. feet Relief Mural in Cement at Ganesh Housing Office, Amdavad
80 Sq. feet Relief mural in Ceramic at Simandhar city, Adalaj, Amdavad
120 Sq feet Mural in Wood, at Yuthika, Amdavad.
72 Sq feet Mural in Wood, at Trupti Soni’s (Industrialist) houses, Amdavad.
On 2nd Dec 1998 painting Event on "Polio" at Kankaria, Event
organized by Amdavad Municipal corporation.
On 26th Jan 1999 Decorate the Kankaria lake, Amdavad on the
celebration of 50 years of Independence with Surendrabhai Patel
(Vishala). Event organized by Amdavad Municipal corporation.
Pavilion design of GIDC event of Laghu Udhyog Bharati at Amdavad.
1989 - 91 "Discovery of India" - Project in NID
1992 - 93 "Bharat Actuma" - Project in NID
2009 "My Inner Life" at Mantra Art Gallery, Amdavad.
2013- 2014 Solo Exhibition at Jaipur Sponsored by Gujarat State Lalit Kala Academi
TWO MEN SHOW:
2014 at Naman Art Gallery, Amdavad
1994 "Chihn Group Of Artist" at Lalit Kala Art Gallery. Amdavad
1996 "Chihn Group Of Artist" at Contemporary Art Gallery, Amdavad
1997 "Chihn Group Of Artist" at Contemporary Art Gallery, Amdavad
1999 Ravi Shanker Raval Kala Bhavan, Amdavad
1999 Chandigarh Org. by Archer Art Foundation, Amdavad
2000 "Chihn Group Of Artist" at Contemporary Art Gallery, Amdavad
2000 "30 below 40 " at Lalit Kala Art Gallery, Amdavad
2001 "Message” at Contemporary Art Gallery, Amdavad
2001 Karnavati Art Gallery, Amdavad Org. by Gujarat Visual Artist Association
2001 "Chihn Group Of Artist" at Contemporary Art Gallery, Amdavad
2002 "Pathapur" at Archer Art Gallery, Amdavad
2003 "Endless Repetition" at Ravi Shanker Raval Kala Bhavan, Amdavad
2003 "Art Access Week" Org. by Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Mumbai
2004 "Originals" at Marvel Art Gallery, Amdavad. Org. by Amdavad Art Society
2004 "Aapnu Amdavad Ek Varso" at Amdavad Org by Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation
2005 "Inspired in Abu" at Contemporary Art Gallery, Amdavad
2006 Ravi Shanker Raval Kala Bhavan, Amdavad. Org. by Amdavad Art Society
2006 Jahngir Art Gallery, Mumbai
2006 "Translocal” at Aakriti Gallery, Baroda
2007 Karma Art Gallery, Amdavad
2007 Ravi Shanker Raval Kala Bhavan, Amdavad
2008 "Apnu Amdavad" at Karma Art Gallery, Amdavad
2009 Marvel Art Gallery, Amdavad Org. by Amdavad Art Society
2012 “Gujarat 9” Chirakala Parishad, Benglore
2013 At Gallery Naman
2014 ‘White” organized by Zoca, at amdava ni gufa
2014 Saurya Contemporary Art Gallery, Navi Mumbai
2016 7th pauresh patel memorial show "PURVA" at H.P Huthising Visual Art Center
2016 Gandhi mitra award show at Vishala Sarkhej
2017 Marwel Art Gallery and NGO group show in Hyatt Ahemedabad
2017 Archer Art Gallery Serigraph Group Show On Ahemedabad City At Amdavad ni Gufa
1988 Bombay Art Society, Mumbai
1994 - 95 Gujarat State Lalit Kala Academy, Amdavad
1995 3rd International Binnal of prints, at Bharat Bhavan, Bhopal
1997 - 98 Gujarat State Lalti Kala Academy, Amdavad
1999 National Exhibition of prints, Delhi 1999 3rd Egyptian International Print Triennial
2000 National Exhibition New Delhi
2001 The 10th International Biennial Print & Drawing Exhibition at Taiwan R.O.C.
2001 4th Western region Art Exhibition At Jahngir Art Gallery Org. by Camlin Art Foundation
2004 Gujarat State Art Exhibition at Lucknow & Goa
2008 The Tile Project Org. by Trans Cultural Exchange at Kanoria Center for Art, Amdavad
2010 Celebration of 600th Birthday of Gujarat At Ahmedabad Gufa,
organized by Ahmedabad Mirror, Times Of INDIA Group
2010 “One Square Feet”, At Ahmedabad Gufa
2010 “Welcome Common Wealth Games”, at Delhi
2010 “Together”, at Delhi
2011 “One Square Feet” Organized by Verve Studio
2011 “Shaping Imagination” Organized by Amdavad Art Society
2012 “Art Affair” at amdavad ni gufa.
2013 Print Portfolio Organized by ICAC, Mumbai
2013 “Art Affair” at amdavad ni gufa.
2014 Art O Nama Org. by Ahmedabad Mirror, Times Of INDIA Group
2014 28th National Exhibition of Contemporary Art
2015 “Chhoti Rikshaw Baddi Sawari” Org. by Mantra Art Gallery
2015 “Sanctity’’ Organised by Rakesh –Roma Patel (Artist)
2015 Art O’Nama-2 Organised by Ahmedabad Mirror Times Of INDIA Group
2015 28th National Exhibition of Contemporary art 2015 (Ministry of Culture, Govt. Of INDIA) at Nagpur
2017 "Small is Beautiful" Sabarmati Festival, By Archer Art Gallery
2017 “Saviskar” Show dedicated to late Shri. Jeram Patel, Rajkot.
2018 “Postage” Coordinated by Rakesh Patel, Artist Center, Mumbai
2018 “Saviskar” Show “COLOURS”, Rajkot
2000 "Message" (In the memory of Contemporary Artist
Lt. Shri Vinod Parul)
2001 Eklavya Creative Mela Org. by Core Group, Amdavad.
2002 "Pethapur" Org. by Vrundavan Solanki (Eminent Artist)
2005 "Inspired in Abu" Org. by Amdavad Art Society
2005 Gandhi Ashram, Amdavad.
2008 International Camp at Pune
2009 Prarthna Upvan, Amdavad
Mix media paintings at TCI- Permanent Museum (Lucknow)
Anand Arpita & Associates (Architect & Interior Designer)
Rtn. Yamuna Ganeshan (Architect) Colambo, SRI LANKA
Marvel Art Gallery, Amdavad, Gujarat, INDIA
Vrindavan Solanki (Eminent Artist)
Mantra Art Gallery, Amdavad, Gujarat, INDIA
Patrik Sutherland (Art Director), New York, USA
Police Commissioner House, Amdavad
Navin Dhagadh (Eminent Artist)
Girish Khatri (Eminent Artist)
Trupti Soni (Leading Builder)
Kalpesh Modi (Leading Builder)
Palsa Design Studio, Amdavad
Priya Majethia – Jay Majethia