Bio

Exhibition Record (*indicates solo show)

2019

Hyde Park Art Center, “(Sub)urban”, curated by Audrey Moyer, Chicago IL

2018

Kalaghoda Arts Festival, “Re-born” Mumbai India
Hyde Park Art Center, “Parallel Universe”, exhibition of printworks curated by Liz Born, Chicago IL
Chicago Public Art Group, “From many paths we come”, Fundraiser exhibit, Chicago IL

2016

16th street theatre, Berwyn, in conjunction with play “Muthaland”, Chicago IL
*SK design studio, Pilsen “Across Borders” curated by Megha Ralapati, Chicago, IL

2015

Expo Chicago, Navy Pier “HPAC Center Program” curated by Jim Dempsey, Chicago, IL
Flushing town Hall, “Erasing Borders”, curated by Aroon Shivdasani Indo-American Arts Council IAAC, New York, NY
Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, “Erasing Borders”, IAAC, New York, NY
Hammond Museum, “Erasing Borders”, IAAC, New York, NY

2014

*Jamaat Art Gallery, “Work in Progress”, curated by Pravina Mecklai, Mumbai, India
Elephant Room Gallery Inc, “Small Works” Chicago, IL
Chicago Art Department, “Off-Center”, curated by Mike Nourse, Chicago, IL
Roman Susan Gallery, “Objects”, curated by Kristen Abhalter and Nathan Smith, Chicago, IL
Morpho Gallery, “Emerging Artists Exhibit” Chicago, IL

2013

Hyde Park Art Center, “Not just another pretty face”, facilitated by Kate Lorenz and Megha Ralapati, Chicago, IL
*Art on Armitage, “Work-Life Balance”, curated by Mary Ellen Croteau, Chicago, IL
Roman Susan, “Surrounded Salon”, curated by Nathan Smith & Kristin Abhalter, Chicago, IL
Eco Art Lab, “Climate Change”, curated by Chris Cuomo, Athens, Georgia
*Victory Gardens Theatre, in conjunction with Indian play “Disconnect”, Chicago, IL

2012

Art Heritage Gallery, “Feminist Mappings” curated by Amal Allana, New Delhi, India
Hyde Park Art Center, “Front and Center”, curated by Mike Nourse, Chicago, IL

2011

Ravenswood Art Walk, Chicago Artists Month, “Urban Confustions” Chicago, IL
*Jamaat Art Gallery, “Lofty Assimilation” curated by Pravina Mecklai, Mumbai, India
Black Cloud Gallery, “mARTch” Chicago, IL

2009

Saffronart, Mumbai, India
Urbanscapes, Jamaat, Mumbai, India
 

Education
2015      Art of Communicating & Teaching, Hyde Park Art Center, University of Chicago Graham School 2012      The Center Program: professional pathways, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago 2008      Diploma in Indian Aesthetics, Jnanapravaha, Mumbai 2007      Diploma in Fine Arts, Chelsea College of Art & Design, London 2002      Chartered Accountant- 46th Rank All India, Institute of Chartered Accountants, India 2001      Bachelor of Commerce- High Honors, Bombay University, Mumbai, India


Professional Experience

2019 Center Program Coordinator, Hyde Park Art Center
2017-present Center Program Alumni Coordinator, Hyde Park Art Center
2010-present Teaching
2014-2019 Board Member, Chicago Public Art Group CPAG
2012 Lead Artist, Devon Streetscape design, Chicago Public Art Group CPAG
2010-2013 Art Editor, Urban Confustions

2006-2009 General Manager, Osian's Connoisseurs of Art Private Ltd, Mumbai
2003- 2005 Premier Relationship Manager HSBC, Mumbai
 
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
 
Portfolio Manager for high net-worth clients, HSBC Bank