Skip links

The Golden Flute

A Solo exhibition by artist Shuvaprasanna.

Triveni Kala Sangam, 205, Tansen Marg, Mandi House, New Delhi, Delhi-110001

Date: 6 Sep 2022 to 30 Oct 2022

Get Direction

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION

Shuvaprasanna

Born in Kolkata in 1947.

Graduated in fine art from the Indian college of Art (Under RB University) Kolkata in 1969.
He has had 60 solo exhibitions in India and abroad. Participated in major group exhibitions in India and abroad. Participated in III Asian Art Biennial, Bangladesh; II International Biennial, Havana, Cuba; II International Biennial, Ankara, Turkey; VII International Triennial India, New Delhi; III International Biennial of Prints, Bharat Bhavan, Bhopal; 6th EME Triennale Mondiale D’Estampes Petit Format 2003 in France.

He had visited United States under the auspices of the USIA; visited England under the sponsorship of British Council; visited Germany under the sponsorship of Inter-Nations.  He had also participated in a number of International projects, workshops and Art camps, more important amongst which are the Museum of Modern Art, Sitomo, Japan; To Encounter Others at Kassel, Germany; Workshop in Horniman Museum; Art in Nature, an Indo-German Workshop during the German Festival in India. Some of his paintings also went to auctions house like Christies’, London; Sotheby’s’, New York. Osian’s, Mumbai.


He has written, edited and published several books on art, literature and a regular columnist in various news papers and journals. Also published autobiography ‘Aamar Chobi jiban’ by Mitra & Ghosh Publishers. Published book ‘Mone Rakha Taara’ by Mitra & Ghosh Publishers Publishers. Recently published book ‘CROW OWL CAT’ by Debovasha. He was founder member of Art and Artists, Calcutta; Joined Calcutta Painters, Calcutta; Jt. Secretary, Calcutta Art Fair; Member, CIRCA Geneva; Founded College of Visual Arts, Calcutta; Founded Arts Acre, An Artists’ Village, Calcutta; now refigured as Arts Acre Foundation- an International Centre of Creativity and Cultural Vision’ in New Town, Kolkata. A few films also made on him importantly ‘Reality and Beyond’ by Sujit Chatterjee and ‘Shuva and me’ by Goutam Ghose the painter visited Germany to meet Günter Grass.

He received numbers of awards including the AIFACS Award, State LKA Award and Birla Academy Award, Taj Gaurav award by Taj Association for Art, Culture & Heritage. Manavata Vikas Award by IIPM. Awarded by West Bengal State Akademi of Dance Drama Music and Visual Arts. Awarded by Ram Mohan Mission, Awarded ‘Banga Vibhushan’ by Govt. of West Bengal; Pride of Bengal award by Young Leaders Forum, ICC and Round Table India; etc.

Works in collection with NGMA and LKA, Delhi; Govt. College of Art, New Delhi; UP State Lalit Kala Akademi; Chandigarh Museum; Punjab University; NCERT, New Delhi; Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Kolkata; Air India; Taj Group of Hotels; Times of India Group; WHO Geneva; Kratel SA Stuttgart, Germany; Glenbarra Art Museum, Japan; HEART, India; Radisson Ffort, Raichak, West Bengal; The Museum of Modern Art, Sitomo, Japan; Gujarat Heavy Chemicals, Delhi; Telecom Venture Group, Hong Kong; Kolkata Airport new Terminus Building; Museum of Sacred Art, Belgium; etc.

Presently Executive Trustee of Arts Acre Foundation. Also Chairman of West Bengal Heritage Commission, Govt. of West Bengal.

Artworks

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 20" x 20"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 20" x 20"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 20" x 20"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 25" x 25"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 25" x 25"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 25" x 25"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 25" x 25"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 30" x 30"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 30" x 30"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 30" x 30"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 30" x 30"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 30" x 30"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 30" x 30"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 36" x 36"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 36" x 36"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 36" x 36"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 36" x 36"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 36" x 30"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 60" x 30"

The Golden Flute

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas 60" x 30"

Return to top of page