Rathin Kanji



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Painting Type : Acrylic on Paper

Size : 15 x 15cm

Year : 2006


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Self-photoRathin Kanji

Born in Kolkata, India in 1970.

Graduated in painting (Gold Medal) MMK College of Visual Art Gulbarga University, Karnataka, India – 1995 – 2000. Post Graduation on painting Kala Bhavan Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan, India- 2000 – 2002. Visting Research Fellow (Fulbright Scholar) School of Art & Design University of Michigan USA 2003 – 2004.

Collections :

  • St.Paul’s Cathedral Church Kolkata, Bank of America London.
  • Museum of Art Michigan USA.
  • School of Art & Design Michigan USA.
  • Fulbright House Delhi.
  • Missionaries of Charity Kolkata.
  • British Dy.High Commission Kolkata.
  • RPG Mumbai.
  • Bodhi Art.
  • Benson & Hedges University College London
  • ArtsIndia New York.
  • Salarjung Museum Hyderabad.
  • Southern Bank Singapore.
Kanji Lives and works in Kolkata India.

Solo Shows :

Gallery Name Location Year
Allliance Francaise (Part of French Festival) Hyderabad & Chandigarh 1998 – 1999
Crimson Gallery Bangalore 2001
Warren Robbins Gallery Ann Arbor Michigan USA
VSA Gallery Johnson Vermont USA 2004
Arts India West, California USA
Holiday Inn Bangkok 2005
Gallery Sumukha Bangalore
Collaboration with Gallery Arts India New York 2006
Gallery Threshold New Delhi
Collaboration with Aicon Gallery New York 2007

Participation :

Gallery Name Location Year
Sakshi Gallery Mumbai and Bangalore
Gajah Gallery Singapore
Gallerie 88 Kolkata
Salarjung Museum Hyderabad 1999
Asia Contemporary Art Gallery London 2000
Warren Robbins Gallery Ann Arbor Michigan USA
VSA Gallery Johnson Vermont USA 2004
Art Mosaic Singapore
Holiday Inn Bangkok 2005
Auction at Sotheby’s New York
Confluence Gallery ArtsIndia New York
Contemporary Istanbul Art Fair Turkey
Gibbs Gallery Arlington Center for Arts Massachsetts USA
National Art Gallery Colombo Sri Lanka 2006
Auction at Asia Art Archive (AAA) Hongkong
Galerie Muller & Plate Munich Germany
“Eastern Edge” Gallery ArtsIndia New York
Annual Contemporary Fine Art Fair Miami
Bagash Art Gallery Dubai
Gallery Sumukha Bangalore
Galerie Sara Arakkal Bangalore
Red Earth Gallery Baroda 2007
  • Junior Research Fellowship, Govt of India – 1998 – 2000.
  • Vermont Residency Fellowship USA – 2004.
  • Fulbright Fellowship, USA – 2003- 2004.