Walsh Gallery

Ravinder Reddy

1956
  • Born in Suryapet, Andhra Pradesh, India
1980
  • B.F.A.(Sculpture), M.S.University, Vadodara
1982
  • M.F.A. (Creative Sculpture), Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S. University, Vadodara
1983
  • Diploma (Art and Design),Goldsmith College of Arts, University of London
1984
  • Short Course Certificate (Ceramics),Royal College of Art, London
1990
  • Teaching at the Department of Fine Arts, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam

Lives with his family in Visakhapatnam, India

Solo Exhibitions

2008
  • Ravinder Reddy 2008, Grosvenor Gallery London, London (20 Sept--10 Oct)
2003
  • Sculptures at Walsh Gallery, Chicago, U.S.A. (2 May–11 July)
2001
  • Monumental Sculptures, Media Gallery, Apeejay Techno Park, New Delhi, (25 Feb–11 March).
  • PopularCultures, curated by Margery King, Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburg, USA., (9 July–2 Sept)
  • MonumentalSculptures, Deitch Projects, New York. USA., (Sept 8–27 Oct)
  • LaskhmiDevi, Sackler Gallery, Washington D.C., USA.
1997
  • Sculpture,Art Today Gallery, New Delhi.
1991
  • Painted Sculpture and Reliefs 1989-91, Chennai / Sakshi Gallery, Bangalore, (30 March–16April)
1990
  • Centre for Contemporary Art, New Delhi, (28 March–7 April)
1989
  • Hutheesingh Visual Arts Center, Ahmadabad
  • MaxMueller Bhavan, Hyderabad, (27 Dec–6 Jan)
1982
  • Contemporary Art Gallery, Ahmadabad
  • Sculpturein Fiberglass, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, (19 Feb–28 Feb)
1981
  • Sculpturein Fiberglass, Art Heritage, New Delhi, (15–28 Dec)

Selected Group Exhibitions

2010
  • Facing East: Recent Works from China, India and Japan from the Frank Cohen Collection, Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester (4 Feb--11 Apr)
  • Modern Folk: The Folk Art Roots of the Modernist Avante-Garde, Aicon Gallery, New York (29 Apr--12 Jun)
2009
  • 3rd Moscow Biennale of Contemporary Art, Moscow Biennale of contemporary art, Moscow (24 Sept--23 Oct)
  • El tiempo del Arte, Fundación PROA, Buenos Aires (19 Sept--10 Jan 2010)
  • Esposizione Universale, Gamec - Galleria d´Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Bergamo, Bergamo (2 Apr--26 Jul)
2008
  • Passage to India, Initial Access Frank Cohen Collection, Wolverhampton (15 March--2 Aug)
2007
  • Post Object, Doris McCarthy Gallery UTS, Toronto (18 Jan--11 March)
  • Private Corporate IV, Daimier Contemporary, Berlin (19 Jan--20 May)
2006
  • Making of Divinity, curated by Ina Puri, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai (13 May--3 June)
2005
  • In Transit, Alexander OCHS Galleries Berlin | Beijing, Berlin (18 Jan--5 March)
  • Body Perfect, Walsh Gallery, Chicago (29 Apr--28 March)

 

2004

  • The Androgyne, curated by Dr. Alka Pande for Apparao Galleries, Chennai, Visual Arts Gallery, New Delhi, (25–31 March)
  • Margi & DesiExhibition, Lalit Kala Galleries, New Delhi, curated by Dr. Alka Pande for EspaceGallery, New Delhi,(20–26 April)
2003
  • Enchanting the Icon, curated by Martha Jakimowicz for Sakshi Gallery, Bangalore, (15 Feb–11 March)
  • RootsEn Route at Queens Gallery, British Council, New Delhi, (3–20 March)
  • Travelling show to Chennai, Bangalore, Mumbai
2002
  • Sidewinder, Exhibition at Cima Gallery, Kolkata, curated by Gerard Hemsworth, (15–9 Feb)
  • HumanPark-An exhibition of Global Creatures, La Virreinna Exposicions, Institute deCultura, Barcelona (24Jan– 24 March)
  • India:Contemporary Art from North Eastern Private Collections, Jane Voorhees ZimmerliArt Museum, USA,(6–31 July)
  • Sheen of Metal at Pallette Art Gallery, New Delhi, (April)
  • New Paradigms by Threshold Gallery at Visual Arts Gallery, New Delhi
  • Creative Space, Sakshi Gallery Anniversary Show at Visual Art Gallery, New Delhi (23–29 Nov)
2001
  • Kitsch Kitsch Hota Hai, Gallery Espace, Visual Arts Gallery, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi
  • ExpandingTraditions, curator Susan Leopold at Deutsche Bank Gallery, New York,(April 3–May18)
  • Findingthe Centre at the Margin, Apparao Galleries, Mathi Garh, New Delhi, (17–24March)
  • TheHuman Factor, Guild Art Gallery, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, (15–21 October)
2000
  • Embarkations, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai
  • Of,based on or obtained by [Tradition], Nature Morte, New Delhi
  • PartageExotismes, 5th Biennale de Lyon, France, (27 June–24 Sept)
  • AGiobal View: Indian Artists at Home in the World, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai,(20–26 Nov)
  • Combine-Voicesfor the New Century, Vis-à-Vis Art & Design Centre, New Delhi (25Nov–5 Dec)
1999
  • Edgeof the Century, British Council Gallery, New Delhi
  • Volume & Form1999, Singapore
  • Legacy,Curiosity Gallery, Visakhapatnam
  • ContemporaryArt from India, Nature Morte Exhibition, Sydney, Australia
  • SuryaGallery Sixth Anniversary Art Exhibition, Hyderabad
  • SmallFormats, Art Today, New Delhi
  • Beyondthe Future, Third Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art, Queensland ArtGallery, Brisbane
1998
  • PrivateMythologies, The Japan Foundation Asia Center, Tokyo
  • ThePresence of the past, Jehangir Nioholson Gallery Mumbai
  • MultimediaArt of the 90's, CIMA, Calcutta
1997–98
  • Out of India: Contemporary Art of the South Asian Diaspora, Queens Museum of Art, New York
1997
  • Private Languages, Pundole Art Gallery, Mumbai
  • Directions, Emerging Trends of Contemporary Indian Art," the Air Gallery, London
  • Rediscovering the Roots; Contemporary Indian Art," Museo de la Nacion, Lima
  • Major Trends in Indian Arts, Lalit kala Akademi, New Delhi
  • Tryst with Destiny: Art from Modern India 1947–1997, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
1996–98
  • Tradition/Tensions: Contemporary Art in Asia, Asia Society, New York/traveling exhibition to Canada, Australia and Taiwan
1995
  • Portraits, Sakshi Gallery Mumbai/Sakshi Gallery Bangalore
  • Sculpture'95, Espace Gallery/Lalit Kala Akademi Galleries, New Delhi
1994
  • OneHundred Years: The National Gallery of Modern Art Collection, National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi
1993
  • Head, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai
  • A Critical Difference: Contemporary Art from India, Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff/CamdenArts Centre, London/Bluecoat Gallery,Liverpool/Huddersfield City Art Gallery
  • India Songs: Multiple Streams in Contemporary Art from India, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney/traveling exhibition in Australia
1990
  • 3rd Biennale, Bharat Bhavan, Bhopal
  • ArtTrends in South India, Regional Centre, Lalit kala Akadami, Chennai
  • KanoriaCentre for Arts Group Show, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
  • SmallSculptures from India, Accra, Ghana touring Lusaka, Zambia/ICCR, New Delhi
1989
  • TimelessArt, Victoria Terminus, Mumbai
  • ArtistAlert, Rabindra Bhavan, New Delhi/Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
  • HutheesinghVisual Art Centre, Ahmadabad
1988
  • 2ndBiennale, Bharat Bhavan, Bhopa
  • Indian Sculpture Today, Jehangir Art Gallery,Mumbai

Honors and Awards

1998
  • Working Grant, the Pollock Krasner Foundation Inc., U.S.A
  • Senior Fellowship, Department of Culture, Government of India, New Delhi
1991–93
  • Junior Fellowship, Department of Culture, Government of India, New Delhi
  • Sanskriti Award, Sanskriti Prathisthan, New Delhi
1982–84
  • British Council Scholarship for higher studies, U.K.
1980–82
  • Lalit Kala Akademi Scholarship, Andhra Pradesh
  • Award in Sculpture, Gujarat State Lalit Kala Akademi, Ahmadabad
  • NationalAkademi Award in Sculpture, National Exhibition of Art, Lalit Kala Akademi, NewDelhi

Participation in Artist Camps/Workshops (by Invitation)

2000
  • Kalam to Computer, at the Crafts Museum, New Delhi, Organized by British Council New Delhi (Oct 15–Nov 5 2001)
  • SideWinder, workshop at CIMA, Kolkata in association with British Council, Kolkata
1998
  • Uttarayan98, Bronze Casting Workshop, Bayer ABS Ltd., Vadodara
1997
  • InternationalArtist Workshop, at Garhi Studio's, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
1993
  • Convenor–WoodCarving Camp at Dept. of Fine Arts, Andhra University, arranged by Regional Centre, Lalit Kala Akademi, Madras CeramicsWorkshop, Sanskruti Prathisthan, New Delhi
1992
  • CeramicsCamp Regional Center, Lalit Kala Akademi, Madras
1991
  • SculptorsCamp, India Habiart Collaboration with Kanoria Centre for Arts, Ahmadabad
  • SculptorsCamp, Bharat Bhawan, Bhopal

Symposiums/Seminars (by Invitation)

1998
  • Indian Contemporary Art and its Cultural Background, symposium at The Japan Foundation Asia Centre
1997
  • Issues, Institutions, Mohile Parikh Centre for Visual Arts,Mumbai
  • Fast Forward, symposium at The Asia Society, New York

Public Collections