RATNADEEP GOPAL ADIVREKAR

Born 13th November 1974, Mumbai, India

QUALIFICATION: Passed B.F.A. with First Class in 1997 from Sir J.J. School of Art, Mumbai.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

  • 2017: '8 Stories', Galerie Mukadam, Berlin
  • 2016: ‘shipsoul’ Performance/Video with Georg Wolf at Alang & Revdanda
  • 2014: 'Parallax Views', Tao Art Gallery, Mumbai
  • 2013: 'The Golden Ear- A Tribute to Wagner', Seminarhaus Bayreuth, Deutsche Oper, Berlin & Kameha, Frankfurt.
  • 2013: 'Infinite Range of Responses to Time', Galerie Sogan & Art, Singapore
  • 2011: ‘Allegories of talking road’ at Galerie Sylvia Bernhardt, Germany
  • 2010: Crimson Hatworks Boulevard, Bangalore
  • 2009: ‘Proverb In/ter/ventions’ at The NUS Museum, Singapore
  • 2004: ‘Refraction of ideas’, Artists Centre, Mumbai
  • 2002: Solo Exhibition at Crimson Art Gallery, Bangalore.
  • 2000: ‘Souvenirs from journeys within’ solo exhibition at Kala Academy, Panaji.
  • 1999: Exhibition at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai.
  • 1998: ‘Memoirs of the unreal city and findings through journeys.’ solo show at Chavan Art Gallery, Mumbai.

SELECTED PARTICIPATIONS AND ACHIEVEMENTS:

  • 2017: National Exhibtion, Karnataka Lalithakala Academy, Bangalore ‘History & Voyage of Bombay Art’, National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai
  • 2016: Curated 'Axis of Secret Histories', Kochi-Muziris Biennale Collateral Project, Kochi
    ‘Me and My World’, Tao Art Gallery, Mumbai
    Curated 'Masters of Indian Art', Inaugural Show of The Bombay Art Society Complex
  • 2015: Kokuyo Camilin 50 years Exhibition, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
  • 2014: Devrukh Museum Show ‘Infinite’, Tao Art Gallery, Mumbai
  • 2014: Devrukh Museum Show ‘Infinite’, Tao Art Gallery, Mumbai
  • 2012: ‘Synergy 2012’, Tao Art Gallery, Mumbai ‘online’, le Sutra Art Gallery, Mumbai
  • 2011: ‘Reflections of Konkan’, MMRDA, Mumbai
  • 2010: ‘Evolve’, Tao Art Gallery, Mumbai
  • 2009: ‘Power of Peace’, UNESCO 2nd Global Forum, Bangkok, Thailand ‘Big Dreams’, Crimson Hatworks Boulevard, Bangalore
  • 2008: Emerging Trends, Dhoomimal Art Centre, New Delhi
  • 2007: The Ueno Royal Museum, Japan. The Big Draw, Crimson Art Resource, Bangalore
  • 2006: Group show, Indo-German Chamber, New Delhi Black n white show, Tao Art Gallery, Mumbai. Pictures of Asia, Larasati Auction, Singapore. Art for water, Cymroza Art Gallery, Mumbai. ‘Indian Art’ Lasalle-SIA College of Art, Sculpture square gallery, Singapore. ‘Indian contemporary art’, Chelsea Art College, U.K. The Harmony Show, Nehru Centre, Mumbai
  • 2005: ‘Future and Present’, N.G.M.A., Mumbai. ‘Indian contemporary art’, Chelsea Art College, U.K. Pune Art Show by Kirloskars and Tao Art Gallery. ‘Ardhanareshwar’, Tao Art Gallery, Mumbai.
  • 2004: ‘Christian Art Show’, Goa. ‘Ideas and images IV’ N.G.M.A., Mumbai. ‘Tao of Shiva’ at Tao Art Gallery, Mumbai. Art Camp by Gallery Beyond, Mumbai
  • 2003: RPG Art Camp at Madh, Mumbai. Art on Train by WSF with Open Circle. ‘All India Artist camp’ by S.C.C.Z. & Kannada& Culture, Bangalore. ‘Scared And Secular’ inaugural exhibition, Time& Space Gallery, Bangalore. Kite exhibition at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi. I.I.F.A. Art Show at Tao Art Gallery, Mumbai.
  • 2002: Self portraits from RPG Collection at Birla Academy of Art and Culture, Kolkatta Inaugural group exhibition, The Gallerie Maharaja, New Delhi. ‘The Quotable Stencil’ group show, Tao Art Gallery, Mumbai. ‘Golden jubilee exhibition’ of Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai. Group show by Gallery Beyond, Mumbai. ‘One square feet’ exhibition, Dhomimal Art Centre, New Delhi. RPG ‘Mela’ Exhibition, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
  • 2001: 44th National Art Exhibition, L.K.A., Ahmedabad, New Delhi Concern India exhibition at Jewels on Canvas, Mumbai. Ao~rta Project, BBK Kunst Forum, Dusseldorf and Ausstellungshalle Innenhafen, Duisburg, Germany. Maharashtra Mahoutsav Exhibition, A.I.F.A.C.S., New Delhi. 43rd National Art Exhibition, L.K.A., Bangalore. Gujarat Relief Fund Exhibition, N.G.M.A. Mumbai. The RPG Collection Show, N.G.M.A. Mumbai
  • 2000: RPG Camp at Madh, Mumbai. & 01 to 05 Participated in The Harmony Show, Nehru Centre, Mumbai. Indian Contemporary Art, Group Show by Easel Art Gallery, Singapore & Hong Kong. Six Young Artist, group show at Artist Centre, Mumbai.
  • 1999: Dual show at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai. Annual Art Exhibition organized by Indian Oil, Mumbai. ‘Art of the red soil’ at Dabhol Power, Guhaghar. Art festival at Lakereen Art Gallery, Mumbai
  • ' 1998: ‘Group Show’ in Rabindra Bhavan, New Delhi. ‘Varsha 98’, Monsoon show, Chavan Art Gallery, Mumbai. Artquest for C.R.Y. Group show, Mumbai.
  • 1997: ‘Monsoon Show’, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai. Group Exhibition, Dr. Bhausaheb Deshmukh Academy, Mumbai. Group show by Bombay Art Society on occasion of 50 years of Indian Independence.
  • 1996: ‘Chatak’ Group Show at Nehru Art Gallery, Mumbai. ‘Vista Black & White’ Group Show at Chavan Art Gallery, Mumbai. Group Show organized by Birla Academy, Calcutta.
  • 1995: ‘Varsha 95’, Students Monsoon show at Chavan Art Gallery, Mumbai. -96 Attended Artist Terracotta Camp at Phansgaon, (M.S.)Group Show by Samyojitha Bangalore in Memory of Late Shri G.S.Shenoy. at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai and Bangalore.
  • 1994: 96,99,02 Participated in the Bombay Art Society Annual Exhibition, Mumbai. 95,96 Participated in the Bombay Art Society Exhibition, Pune, and Goa. Group Exhibition organized by NAG Foundation, Pune. Kala Mela organized by Lalit Kala Academy in New Delhi, Calcutta. Dr. Bhausaheb Deshmukh Art Academy Show, Amravati.
  • 1993: Attended ‘Artist Camp’ in Kolhapur (M.S.) 96 Participated in the Art Society of India Exhibition, Mumbai. 94,02 : Participated in Maharashtra State Art Exhibition, Mumbai.

AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS:

  • 2017: 'MVUVM Award' for Acheivement in Field of Art, Mumbai
  • 2003: ‘The Harmony Award’ for Best Emerging Artist of the year, Mumbai.
  • 2002: ‘Bendre-Hussain Scholarship’, Mumbai
  • 2002: ‘Maharashtra State Art Award’, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai
  • 2001: ‘National Scholarship’ by Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
  • 1999: ‘The Governors Prize’ at the Exhibition of The Bombay Art Society.
  • 1996: ‘Best Painting Award’ The Art Society of India Exhibition.
  • 1994,96: ‘Merit Certificate’ the Exhibition of The Bombay Art Society.

Ratnadeep is the co-founder of Arka Art Trust, a non-profit organisation to create awareness of art through public art events, bridging the gap between working Artist and Students of Art & providing platform for interaction of Art. He is also on governing body of Devrukh Museum & Managing Committee of The Bombay Art Society.

Lives and works in Mumbai, India & Berlin, Germany.