Jagannath Paul

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  • (b. 1976) Kolkata

PROFILE

Jagannath Paul has graduated from the Government College of Arts & Crafts, Kolkata. He has won many

prestigious awards.

He is known for his charcoals on paper or canvas. His works bring out the drama of black and white by introducing solid blocks of paint, which are restricted to reds, yellows and orange. The contrast sets the mood of the work, highlighting the character that he paints. His skillful rendering of the female form shows an innate understanding and mastery of the subject.

He has participated in several solo and group shows and have won several prestigious awards.

ART EDUCATION

  • 2000 A from Govt. College of Arts and Craft with 1st Class 1st Distinction.

SOLO SHOWS

  • 2009 Museum Art Gallery Mumbai
  • 2008 Stainless Gallery,New Delhi.
  • 2007 Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi.
  • 2006 Museum Gallery, Mumbai.
  • 2004 Nehru Centre, Mumbai.
  • 2004 Pradarshak, Mumbai.
  • 2003 World Trade Centre, Arcade, Mumbai.
  • 2003 Indian Art Gallery, Pune.
  • 2000 Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata.

GROUP SHOWS

  • 2012 Visions,Art Zest,Dubai.
  • 2010 ICA gallery,Jaipur
  • 2010 Mahua Art Gallery Banagalore
  • 2008 Art Singapore,Colorido
  • 2007 Singapore Art Fair.
  • 2007 Hotel Hyatt, Kolkata.
  • 2006 Kitab Mahal, Mumbai.
  • 2005 Bajaj Art Gallery, Mumbai.
  • 2005 Dubai Group Show.
  • 2005 Harmony Show, Mumbai.
  • 2005,04,03 The Bombay Arts Scoeity Annual Show, Mumbai.
  • 2004,03 Arts Society of Inida, Annual Show, Mumbai.
  • 2003,00 Birla Academy of Arts and Culture, Mumbai.
  • 2003,02 Birla Academy of Arts and Culture, Kolkata.
  • 2000 Rajya Charukala Annual Show, Information Centre, Kolkata.
  • 2000 Gaganandra Shilpa, Pradarsansala, Information Centre, Kolkata.
  • 2000,1995 Annual Exihibition of Govt. College of Art And Craft, Kolkata.
  • 1999,98 All India Annual Exihibition - Academy of Fine Art, Kolkata.
  • 1999,98,96 All India Annual Exihibition- Indian Society of Oriental Art, Kolkata.

AWARDS/HONOURS

  • 2003,Hindustan Pencil Ltd,Award,Bombay Art Society.
  • 2001,Camlin Award,Mumbai.
  • 2001,Governor Award,New Delhi.
  • Scholarship
  • 1996 Academy Award From Academy of Fine Arts,Kolkata
  • 1997 AIFACE Scholarship by AIFACE New Delhi.
  • 1996 Gopal Ghosh Scholarship from Govt. College of Arts & Crafts.