Sharda Patel

Artist Profile
  • Artist’s Statement General Information

    Born : 1951 Gujarat, India

    Studied : Diploma in Painting, Government of Gujarat, from CN College of Fine Arts, Ahmedabad (1975)

    A. M. (Art Master), Ahmedabad (1975)

    Fresco Painting, Vanasthali, (Rajasthan) (1975)

  • Artist’s Statement Award & Honor

    2008 : “Rashtriya Kala Sadhika Samman” by Kalashruti, Indore

    1999 : Gujarat State Lalit Kala Akademi (Painting)

    1991 : Gujarat State Lalit Kala Akademi (Painting)

  • Academics Fellowship

    2013 – 2014 : SENIOR RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP in Painting (Visual Art) from Lalit Kala Academy, Govt. Of Gujarat

  • Exhibitions Solo Show

    Solo Show

    2013 : “Interacting Forms” Third Eye Art Gallery, Varanasi, Sponsored by Guj. Lalit Kala Academy

    2013 : Preview Show, Ravishankar Rawal Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

    2002 : Contemporary Art gallery, Ahmedabad

    1992 : Ravishankar Rawal Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

    1979 : Contemporary Art gallery, Ahmedabad

    1976 : Contemporary Art gallery, Ahmedabad

  • Award & Recognition Two/Three Person Show

    2013, 2011 : “Space3” The Gallery, Amdavad ni Gufa, Ahmedabad

    2008 : Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, Sponsored by Gujarat State Lalit Kala Academy

    2003 : Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai

    2002 : Rotary Art Gallery, Surat

    1999 : Lalit Kala Akademi, Rabindra Bhavan, New Delhi

    1998 : Contemporary Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

    1986 : Ravishankar Rawal Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

  • Award & Recognition Group Show

    2014 : Annual Show of Amdavad Art Society, Ravishankar Rawal Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

    2014 : “A Gift Of Art” Inaugural Show, Gallery Naman, Ahmedabad

    2013 : “Art Affair-2013” The Gallery, Amdavad ni Gufa, Ahmedabad

    2013 : Tribute Show (JSAF) Hutheesing Visual Art Centre, Ahmedabad

    2013 : Exhibition of Paintings, Ravishankar Rawal Art Gallery, Ahmedabad, Created by the Artist’s Camp

    12013 : “6by6” Group Show Of Six Contemporary Artists, Rabindra Bhavan, (LKA), New Delhi

    2012 : “Art Affair-2012” The Gallery, Amdavad ni Gufa, Ahmedabad

    2012 : “12X12” The Exhibition Hall, Faculty Of Finr Arts (MSU), Vadodara

    2012 : “Art Festival-2012” The Gallery, CN College Of Fine Arts, Ahmedabad

    2012 : “Seeing Wine” The Geoffrey Stapleton Gallery, Australia

    2012, 2010 : Annual Show -Amdavad Art Society at Amdavad Ni Gufa, The Gallery, Ahmedabad

    2011 : ‘The One Square Foot Show-2011’, Sanskar Kendra, Ahmedabad

    2011 : Annual Show -Amdavad Art Society at Ravishankar Rawal Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

    2011 : “Germination” Anayas Art Gallery, Ahmedabad, Org.by Anayas Art Foundation

    2010 : “Evolution Show” on at Anayas Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

    2009 : Loft Art Gallery, Mumbai

    2009 : Amdavad Art Society – Annual Show at Marvel Art Space, Ahmedabad

    2009 : Anayas Art Gallery, Ahmedabad, Created by the Artists of Artist’s Camp

    2008 : Annual Show -Amdavad Art Society at Amdavad Ni Gufa, Herwitz Gallery, Ahmedabad

    2008 : “Art & Soul” Inaugural Show at Accrete Art Gallery, Udaipur

    2008 : “Amdavad Atle Amdavad” at Sanskar Kendra, Ahmedabad, Org. by Karma Art Gallery

    2008 : Inaugural Show, Anayas Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

    2008 : “Annual Art Festival” Kanoria Centre for Arts, Ahmedabad

    2007 : “Master Statements” Taman Ismail Marzuki, Jakarta, Org. by Indian Artists Network

    2007 : Annual Show -Amdavad Art Society at Ravishankar Rawal Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

    2007 : “Artists of Gujarat” Karma Art Gallery, Ahmedabad, Org.-Standard Chartered Bank

    2007 : “Annual Art Festival” Kanoria Centre for Arts, Ahmedabad

    2006 : Annual Show of Amdavad Art Society, Lalit Kala Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

    2005 : Annual Show of Amdavad Art Society, Contemporary Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

    2005 : Kanoria Centre for Arts, Ahmedabad

    2005 : “Exhibition of Paintings by Gujarat Artist” Lalit Kala Akademy, Goa

    2005 : “Dandi-March 75 Years” at Sabarmati Ashram, Ahmedabad

    2004 : “Inter Exchange Art Exhibition” Org. by LKA, UP. and Guj. LKA at Lucknow

    2004 : Hutheesing Visual Art Centre, Ahmedabad

    2002 : “Impressions – Pethapur” Archer Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

    2002 : Ravishankar Rawal Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

    2002 : “Hutheesing Festival of Art & Culture” Org. By Hutheesing Visual Art Centre, Ahmedabad

    2002 : “The Painted World” AIFACS, New Delhi

    2002 : “Art Horizon Show” Nehru Centre , Mumbai

    1999 : Ravishankar Rawal Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

    1998 : Lalit Kala Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

    1997 : “Guru Vandana-Show” Lalit Kala Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

  • Award & Recognition Selection & Participation

    2012 : 54th National Exhibition of Art at Agartala, Org. by Lalitkala Akademi New Delhi

    2008 : 11th – Western Region Art Exhibition at Goa, Org. by Camlin Art Foundation at Mumbai

    2007 : Camlin Art Foundation, Mumbai- Western Region Art Exhibition at Vadodara

    2007 : 21st All India Art Exhibition 2007, Org. by South Central Zone Cultural Centre, Nagpur

    2006 : Annual Show, Organized by Ahmedabad Muni. Corp., Sanskar Kendra, Ahmedabad

    2004 : 18th All India Art Contest & Exhibition -South Central Zone Cultural Centre, Nagpur

    2003 : Camlin Art Foundation- Western Region at Nehru Centre Art Gallery, Mumbai

    2001 to 2003 : All India Fine Arts & Crafts Society (AIFACS)

    1994, 1996 : Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation, Ahmedabad

    1995 to 2010 : Annual Show, Gujarat State Lalit Kala Akademi, Ahmedabad

  • Award & Recognition Camp & Workshop

    2013 : “Senior Artists Camp” at Nargol Org. by Gujarat State Lalit Kala Academy

    2009 : Art Camp at Anayas Art Foundation, Ahmedabad

    2009 : “International Women’s Day” National Art Camp, Org. by ‘Kalashruti’ Indore.

    2008 : “Tran Cultural Exchange” Tile Project, at Kanoria Centre for Arts, Ahmedabad

    2008 : “Women on Canvas” National Art Camp, Org. by ‘Kalashruti’ Indore

    2007 : “Spirit of India” Art Camp at Alibaug, Org. by ‘Arambh’, Mumbai

    2007 : Graphic Workshop at Kanoria Centre for Arts, Ahmedabad

    2007 : “Natural Colour Workshop” Kanoria Centre for Arts, Ahmedabad

    2006 : “11th International Art Festival cum Artist Camp” Org. by Kalavart Nyas, Ujjain, M.P.

    2006 : Graphic Workshop at Kanoria Centre for Arts, Ahmedabad

    2003 : “Heritage Week” Organized by V. Solanki (Eminent Artist)

    2005 : “Dandi-Yatra-75 years” at Gandhi Ashram, Ahmedabad

    1998 : Reliance Vaishwik Painting -Camp, Ahmedabad

  • Award & Recognition Collections With

    Gujarat State Lalit Kala Akademi, Gandhinagar

    Amdavad Art Society, Ahmedabd

    Moti Bharwani, Dubai

    Babubhai Sakariya, Surat

    Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation

    Gopal Patil, Dushyant Dave, New Delhi

    Tony Sirohi, Thane

    Wolfgong Koelher, Switzerland

    Sanjay Mutha, USA

    Vinod Arora, Ahmedabad

    Kishor Wala, Rajkot

    Anayas Art Foundation, Ahmedabad