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Nisha S Sandhu

Birth
July 1979

Qualification

  • M.A. (Drawing & Painting) from Banasthali Vidyapith (Deemed University) (2000)
  • Post M.A. Diploma in Creative Graphics (2001);
  • Certificate Course in Fresco Painting at Banasthali (1999-2000);
  • Certificate Course in Computer Application from Banasthali (2000-01);

Awards

  • Honoured by “Bharat Joyti Award” (IIFS) along with Certificate of Excellence (2008)
  • National Academy of Arts Outstanding Work – Art Fair, Jaipur (2004);
  • Lalit kala Academy Rajasthan State Art Award in Print, Jaipur (2003);
  • Inter University Poster competition Award, Barnala, Punjab (2001);
  • Award, 21st Student Art Exhibition Organized by R.L.K.A. (2001);
  • Selected as a biographee for ASIA/ PACFIC WHO’S WHO (VOL. VII), & INDO/ ASEAN WHO’S WHO (VOL. III).

Scholarship

  • H.R.D. Ministry of culture, govt. of India, National Scholarship for working in print making (2003-04).

Participation

  • Invited as a participating artist in Sam Art-Årlig Kunstudstilling I Kögehallerne, in Copenhagen, Denmark 2011
  • 10th, 11th, & 12th Kala Mela Organized by C.L.K.A. & R.L.K.A;
  • State Annual Art Exhibition Organized by R.L.K.A. (2002, 03, 04, 05);
  • 6th, 7th Print Biennale Organized by Bharat Bhawan, Bhopal, (2003, 05);
  • 46th, 47th, 48th National Exhibition of Art Organized by C.L.K.A. New Delhi (2003, 04, 05);
  • 68th, 69th All India Art Exhibition Organized by L.K.A. of Amritsar;
  • State Annual Art Exhibition Organized by A.I.F.C.S. (2002);
  • Student Art Exhibition Organized by R.L.K.A. (1999, 2000, 01,)

Mural design

  • Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd. Sub-station, Amritsar. (2006) 72sq. ft.

Group shows/ Solo Show

  • Solo Show “Lunar Landscapes: where earth meets sky fall” at India Habitat Center, 2012.
  • Group Show as ‘Art Beyond Bondaries’ at Kulturfyren, Skeppsholmen – Sweden, 2012
  • Solo Show ‘The Contemporary Walk’ at Galleri Tersaeus, Stockholm, 2012
  • Group Show ‘Two Abstract World Meets’ at Art Concept Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden, 2012
  • Invited as an artist for The Contemporary Walk a group exhibition by The Claridges and Gallery Ragini at The Claridges New Delhi, 2012
  • Participated in Sam Art-Årlig Kunstudstilling I Kögehallerne, in Copenhagen, Denmark 2011
  • ‘Keep Our Planet Alive’ a group show of 32 International artist at IHC, New Delhi organized by TellusArt, 2011
  • An exhibition at Art Compaz in Copenhagen, with Danish & Indian artists (2010)
  • A group show on “Building Tour 2010- Indian Vision Dutch Method” at Aayojan School of Architecture (2010)
  • A group show at courtyard hotel by Marriott International (2010)
  • Myrid Hues, a group show of abstract paintings org. by Ragini Art Gallery. 2009
  • A group show of Indian Artists at Cerecia art gallery, Stockholm, Sweden, 2009
  • A group show of Scandinavian & Indian artists at Royal Haga Park, Stockholm, Sweden 2009
  • A group show of contemporary art at RUPABH bharat bhawan, Bhopal 2009
  • Young Thoughts About Tellus, an exhibition of paintings on Global Warming, Nature & Environmental Issues by Scandinavian & Indian artists at IGNCA New Delhi, 2009
  • “Gen Next”, a group show by young contemporary artists at open palm court , India Habitat Centre, New Delhi by Gallery Ragini.2009
  • Gallery Ragini presents “Abstract Attract” a group exhibition of abstract works by various artists at hauz khas village New Delhi 2009.
  • Ragini presents “Balance” a group exhibition of paintings & sculptures at Travancore Palace, New Delhi, 2008. Group show named “Vibes of Spirits” at Satya Paul Art Gallery Jalandhar, Punjab, 2008.
  • “Mystic Nature” a Solo Show, at Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi, 2008.
  • Group Show named “Ms. 60” on Women’s day at Art Mall New Delhi, (2008)
  • “Spring” Show organized by Hotel Ashoka in collaboration with Krishna’s collection & Hotel Jan path, Delhi (2008)
  • “Fashion cum Art Show” curated by Ragini Arts At garden Restaurant, Lodi Garden, New Delhi (2008)
  • Group Show at JKK organized by Chahal Art Gallery on the occasion of Jaipur Virasat Festival & Rajasthan Day (2008)
  • Group show at Hotel Saral, Bhopal, by Shiladitya Verma (2008)
  • Solo Show named “Nature Series”, Triveni Kala Sangam, Sponsored by Krishna’s Collection, New Delhi ;( 2007)
  • Group show named “Varition 07” at Lalit Kala Academy, Chennai (2007), & at Ahemadabad (2006);
  • Group show named “Abstraction In Art” at Samanvai art gallery organized by Samanvai art gallery (2006);
  • Group show organized by Samanvai Art Gallery on the occasion of Jaipur Heritage International Festival (2005)
  • Group show named “VARIATION 06” at Hyderabad;
  • Group Exhibition “Nuclear Free Future” at J.K.K Jaipur (2004).
  • Group Show at Samanvaya Art Gallery (2004);
  • Solo Show at J.K.K. (2004);
  • Group Show in Jaisalmer (1999);
  • Group Exhibition named “TRIO” at J.K.K Jaipur (2001);
  • Group Show at Kala Mandir Banasthali (1999, 2000
  • Fresco Tiles Exhibition Banasthali (2000);

Participation in Camps

  • Participated in Creative workshop at Royal Haga Park, Stockholm, Organised by TellusArt, Sweden 2009
  • Participated in Creative workshop at Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi, Organised by TellusArt, Sweden. 2009
  • A young artists painting camp organized by School of Performing Arts & Creative Education (SPACE) (2008)
  • ‘Spring Art Camp’ (2008), organized by Hotel Ashoka in collaboration with Krishna’s Collection & Hotel Jan Path.
  • A camp of young Artists from all over India, organized
  • By Variation Group in Association with Govt. College of Arts Chennai (2007);
  • Graphic Workshop Organized by R.L.K.K. Lucknow (2005);
  • National level Print Making Workshop, Organized by J.K.K. (2004);
  • National level Print Making Workshop, Organized by Banasthali Vidyapith. (2003);
  • Workshop (Painting) Nuclear Free Future, at J.K.K. Jaipur (2004);
  • National Seminar on ‘Globalization and Art’ Organized by Banasthali Vidyapith (2004);
  • National level Print Making Workshop, Organized by JKK (2002).

Collection

  • Australia, Canada, Japan, (Kochi), Lucknow, J.K.K., Amritsar, Chandighar & in many private Collection in Jaipur & New Delhi.

Other participation & Activities

  • Acted as an Assistant to the Visual Arts coordinator of the Jaipur Heritage International Festival, 2007, Jaipur.

Teaching Experience

  • Year 2001-2010, taught as art assistant professor at Aayojan School of Architecture, Jaipur, India

Present Status

  • Working and living as a freelance artist in Stockholm, Sweden.

Website: nisha.se

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