Bio
Qualification
2000
B.F.A (Bachelor in Fine Arts) in Painting (Specialization)
Maharaja Sayajirao University, Baroda
2002
M.F.A (Master in Fine Arts) Mural Design (Specialization)
Maharaja Sayajirao University, Baroda
Junior Research Fellowship (J.R.F) and National Eligibility Test
University Grant Commission (U.G.C), India
2003
Pottery with Amrita Dhawan at Kodaikannal and
Ray Meeker at Golden Bridge Pottery, Pondicherry
Exhibitions
2011
Continental Drift: Anagama in South India Woodfire Tasmania,
Deloraine Creative Studios Tasmania, Australia
Firebox, a group show of Anagama fired works
No 1, Shanti road Gallery, Bangalore, India
India Art Summit
Represented by Gallery Grasshopper, New Delhi, India
2010
Shilpataru, group exhibition, DakshinChitra, Chennai
Shilpataru Art Event 2010, Intact house, Pondicherry
Another way of Tea, Kala Kendra, Auroville, India
2009
pASHion, ash-glazed ceramics from GBP, Pondicherry
Sarjan Art Gallery, Vadodara. India
New Friends, Art and Adventure
Japan Foundation Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Teapot Show, a group show, Prakrit Art Gallery, Chennai
Maati, an invitational show, Visual Art Gallery and
Palm Court, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, India
2008
The Mad Hatter's Pots, Icia Shop, Icia House
Kala Ghoda, Mumbai, India
The Experience, exhibition at the end of residency
Togei no Mori, SCCP, Shigaraki, Japan
Courtesy: The Japan Foundation and SCCP
Work in Progress, solo-show, Gallery 91,
Canteen Srteet, Pondicherry, India
Harmony Show, an invitational show, Nehru Centre
Mumbai, India
Shilpataru Art Event 2008, INTACT Heritage House
Pondicherry, India
2007
Peter Thompson and Friends, group show, The Attic
New Delhi, India
Shilpataru Art Event 2007, 13, MMK Street, Pondicherry
2006
Unfolding Grace, a group show
Lanxess ABS Gallery, Baroda, India
Expression & Churnings, a two person show, Gallery no.2, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, India
2005
Three Artist Show, Kaliedoscope, Baroda, India
Sense 'n' Blend, a group show, kaleidoscope, Baroda
Maa Show, a group Show, Ashram Exhibition House Pondicherry
and Kala Kendra, Auroville
2003
Potters Platters, a group show, Forum Art Gallery, Chennai
Workshop
2011
Worked at Gooseneck Pottery with Robert Barron for seven
weeks, In this time I enhanced skills at throwing and helped in
loading and firing the 1000cft noborigama kiln.
Kardella, Victoria, Australia.
Visiting artist at Gaya Ceramic Art Centre, Ubud, Bali
Worked at Qdos, studio of Graeme Wilkie.
Lorne, Victoria, Australia
Presenter at Woodfire Tasmania 2011
Conference, Deloraine, Tasmania, Australia
Pre-conference event at Neil Hoffmanns Reedy Marsh Workshop
Getting to know Woodfire - A Close and Personnel Encounter

with Jack Troy, Owen Rye, Malina Monks and Tara Wilson
Studio artist at Tin Shed Pottery,
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Ceramic Art Camp, Lalit Kala Academy, Chennai, India
2010
Pit/Smoke firing workshop, with Rebecca Maeder at
Golden Bridge Pottery, Pondicherry, India
2009
Ceramic Art Camp, Uttarayan Foundation, Jaspur, Vadodara, India
2008
Artist in Residence at Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park,
Shiga Perfectura, Japan
Funded by The Japan Foundation
2007
Worked with Peter Thompson, artist in residence at
Golden Bridge Pottery, Pondicherry, India
2005
Raku Workshop, with Manisha Bhattacharya,
Ray Meeker's studio, Kodaikannal, India
2002
The Crazy Masala Club, Street Play & Cultural Exchange during
Commonwealth Games 2002 at Manchester, England
Organized by Chol Theatre & Peshkar Theatre
Oldham, England
2002-11
Long-term artist in residence at Golden Bridge Pottery,
Assistant to Ray Meeker, Pondicherry