ABOUT ARTIST TIRTHANKAR BISWAS
Born in 1957 at Naihati (W.B.)
Diploma in Fine Arts – (Painting) 1980, Diploma in Sculpture – 1982 from Government College of Art and Crafts, Kolkata
G.C.A.C. Annual Exhibitions 1979-82
Indian Society of Oriental Art, Kolkata 1979 and 80
AIFACS, New Delhi & Chandigarh 1982
Sahitya Kala Parishad,Annual Arts Show, New Delhi, 1989, 93, 94, 97, 98 & 2003.
AIFACS, Annual Exhibition, New Delhi 1992, 95, 97,98,99,2001,2003,2013
“Non-Diplomatic Art” organized by High Commission of Singapore, New Delhi at Maurya Sheraton Hotel, 1995.
1st All India Art Biennial of Rajasthan, Jaipur 1997.
Exhibition All India Art, Amritsar, 1998
Annual Exhibition, Birla Academy of arts & Culture, Kolkata,2007
National Exhibition at Ahmedabad by Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi, 2001.
Art Exhibition organized by Lal Bahadur Shastri Foundation, Lalit Kala Akademi, 2003.
Select work by Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi for their Exhibition of “Contemporary Art of India” at Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, 2004.
LACDA – Los Angeles Center for Digital Art – 2010
55th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia. Venice-2013
OSTEN BIENNIAL of DRAWING –Spokje, Macedonia - 2014
Bank Art Fair at Pan Pacific Hotel, Singapore - 2014
Group Show of INNATE:
Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata, 1982, 83,84,85,86,87,88,89
R.F.I. Group Show, Jahangeer Art Gallery, Mumbai 1985
AIFACS, New Delhi - 1995.
Habiart Gallery, New Delhi - 2001, 2002.
Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi – 2001, 2002, 2003
Dhumi Mall Art Gallery, New Delhi – 2000, 2002, 2003, 2005
PBC Art Gallery, New Delhi - 2003
Art Forum, New Delhi - 2000, 2002
Vintage Art Gallery, New Delhi - 2002, 2003.
Nandan Art Gallery, Mumbai - 2004, 2005
Quil & Canvas, Gurgaon - 2005, 2006,2007,2008,2009
Visual Art Gallery, India Habitat Center- 2005
Lokayata Art Gallery, Haus Khas Village - 2005
Museum Art Gallery, Mumbai - 2006
Palladian Lounge, Bengal Chamber of Commerce, Kolkata - 2006
Art-Junction, New Delhi - 2006
Royal Art Gallery, Mumbai – 2006,2007
Trabancore Art Gallery, New Delhi – 2006 &
Birla Academy, Kolkata – 2007 (Organized by TRYO India )
D D Neroy Gallery, Mumbai - 2007
Art Forum, New Delhi – 2009
A.Jain Marunouchi Gallery,New York-2009, 2010, 2015 (Art for Harmony, Peace and Unity)
Yusuf Contemporary Gallery, London, 2010
Bajaj Capital Art Gallery, New Delhi,2011
Tilting Art Gallery,Pune-2011
Nandan Art Gallery, Mumbai-2011
Positive Art, Organised by RNP +,Jaipur-2011
International Mask Exhibition, New Delhi, Bhopal & Dehradoon-- 2012
Bengal Art, IHC,New Delhi-2012
Delhi Spring Art Festival—Constitution Club, New Delhi --2012
Two Men Show:
Shrishti Art Gallery, New Delhi – 1991, 92.
Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata – 1992.
Shridharani Gallery, New Delhi – 1993.
Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi – 1995.
Art Forum, New Delhi – 1999.
Jehangeer Art Gallery, Mumbai – 2001.2007
Academy of fine arts & literature, New Delhi—2006
HIQALA ART GALLERY, Warsaw, Poland – 2012
One Man Show:
Taj Art Gallery, Mumbai – 1994
Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata – 1995
LTG Art Gallery, New Delhi – 2001
Quil & Canvas, Gurgaon – 2005,2006, 2011
SHADES & WOOD ART GALLERY, LONDON-2007
Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Kolkata-2007
Art Desh-The studio, Mumbai-2008
Indian Council for Cultural Relations Gallery, New Delhi-2010
(Organized by ICCR, New Delhi)
Dhoomimal City Gallery, New Delhi-2010
Tea Lounge, Taj Palace Hotel, New Delhi – 2011
Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi -- 2012
Special International Show(Two Men)
Organized by ICCR & Society for Promotion of Bangladesh Art with Eminent Bangladeshi Artist Prof. Mohd. Kibria at Academy of Fine Arts and Literature, New Delhi – 2006.
Organised by Indio Polish Chamber of Commerce & Industries, and Destino Communications, Warsaw supported by INDIAN EAMBSSY, Warsaw, Poland at HIQALA ART GALLERY, Warsaw, Poland -- 2012
LIMITED EDITION PRINTS:
Published Limited Edition Prints by London
Total =18 Paintings( 99 Prints each)
Indian Society of Oriental Art 1980
Annual Exhibition AIFACS 1992.
Sanatan Kalakriti Purashkar 2010
Annual Exhibition AIFACS 2013
Attended an Art Camp at Simla, organized by Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi and North Zone Cultural Center, Patiala – 2003.
AIFACS New Delhi – 2003.
India Habitat Center New Delhi organized by BPNI – 2003.
Demonstrate painting in oil colour live on “The Contemporary Art Exhibition of India”, jointly organized by Lalit Kala Akademi and India Trade Promotion Organization on the occasion of Indian Trade Exhibition, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia – 2004.
WBS, Dehradun organized by Welham Boys School – 2007
Ashoka Hotel, New Delhi organized by ITDC – 2007
Indian Institute of Advance Studies, Shimla -- 2012
A jugalbandi with Pt. Shiv Kumar Sharma (Santoor + canvas) at IILM Auditorium, New Delhi – 2010 (can be viewed at You Tube)
Attend workshop (oil paintings) with students of International Collage for Girls (IIS University), Jaipur —2011.
Art Camp at Kullu - organized by Green Art Initiative, Kolkata—2011
Canvas & Chord, live painting with piano recital followed by solo exhibition.
Curate of Artist’s workshop “Young Contemporary Artist of India” at India Habitat Center sponsored by BPNI – 2003.
Coordinate “Program Working Session” of Asia Pacific Conference on Breast Feeding and National Convention of BPNI at India Habitat Center, New Delhi – November 30th – December 3rd, 2003.
Asian American Arts Center, New York.
Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi.
College of Arts, Delhi.
AIFACS, New Delhi.
High Commission of Singapore, New Delhi.
Mahajati Sadan, Kolkata.
Marwari Relief Society, Kolkata
Nanavati Hospital, Mumbai
High Commission of India, Bern, Switzerland
High Commission of India, Warsaw, Poland
Himachal State Museum, Shimla
Urushvati Museum of Contemporary Arts,Gurgaon.
Osten Museum of Drawings,Spokje,Macedonia.
In India, France, Japan, Iran, Kuwait, U.K., U.S.A., Mongolia, Switzerland. Poland
U.S.A., Russia, Kenya, UAE, Iraq, Kuwait, Bangladesh, Mongolia, China, Germany, U.K., Chile, Switzerland, Poland, Nepal, Japan.
Founder Secretary “Alumni Association of Government College of Arts and Crafts”, Kolkata – Delhi Chapter.