Anant Mehta

BORN  :1944  Radhanpur, Gujarat

EDUCATION

1965                              B.A.(Fine), M.S University, Baroda

 

AWARD: 

1994, 1979, 1973 :         Guj. State Lalit Kala Academy

1994, 1971:                    Bombay Art Society, Mumbai

1992, 1990:                    Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation

1982:                              Mahakoshal, M.P.

 

SENIOR FELLOWSHIP

2000-2002                    Dept. of Culture, Govt. of India

1999-2000                   Gujarat State Lalit kala Academy

 

EXHIBITION

Solo Show

2008                            Catharsis Art Gallery, Ahmedabad.

2007                            Herwitz Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

2007                            Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai

2002                            Artists' Centre, Mumbai

2002                            1997, 1996, 1995, 1993, 1986 Contemporary Art   Gallery, Ahmedabad

2000                            Dhoomimal Art Centre, New Delhi

1999                            Nazar Art Gallery, Baroda

1999                            Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai

Group Show

2015, 2013                  The Gallery, Amdavad ni Gufa, Ahmedabad 

2013                             Third Eye Art Gallery, Varanasi

2012                             Exhibition Hall, Faculty of Fine Arts, MSU, Vadodara

2011                             Herwitz Art Gallery, Amdavad ni Gufa, Ahmedabad

2007                             Art Elements, New Delhi

2007                             Catharsis Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

2005                             Kaleidoscop Art Gallery, Baroda

2005                             Marvel Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

2005,2001                    Nehru Art Centre, Mumbai

2003                             Nehru Centre, London

2002                             AIFACS, New Delhi

1999                             Art Folio Gallery, Chandigarh

1998                             The Taj Art Gallery, Mumbai

1997, 1993,

1973, 1970                   Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai

1997                             The Guild Art Gallery, Mumbai

1996                             Durga Art Gallery, Mumbai

1994                             Rabindra Bhavan, New Delhi

1989, 1979, 1978        Contemporary Art Gallery, Ahmedabad

1976, 1974, 1972        Museum, 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

 

 PARTICIPATION

2006                           Asian Fusion Gallery, New York

2005                          Contemporary Art of Gujarat, Lucknow & Goa

1997                          'Chatak' Nehru Art Centre, Mumbai

1997                          Birla Art Gallery, Mumbai

1997                          Contemporary Indian Art, Bangkok

1995                          Northern Regions Art Exhibition organized by Lalit Kala Academy, N. Delhi

1993                          Contemporary Art of Gujarat, Chennai & Bhubneshwer

1986                          First Biennale of Contemporary Indian Art, Bharat Bhavan, Bhopal

1981                          Contemporary Art of Gujarat, Jaipur

 

COLLECTIONS WITH

  • Lalit Kala Academy, Gujarat
  • Dept.of Cultural Activities, Govt. of Gujarat
  • Roopanker Museum,Bharat Bhavan,Bhopal.
  • Essar, Mumbai
  • Air India, Mumbai
  • Physical Research Lab., Ahmedabad  
  • Canzenove- Mathew Moore
  • Reuters- Simon Cameron Moore
  • Navdeep Pratisthan, Ahmedabad.