Bose Krishnamachari  (Indian, 1963) 

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Bose Krishnamachari Biography
1963   Born in Kerala, India
1985   Diploma in Art, Kerala Kala Peetom, Cochin, India
1991   Received a Bachelor of Fine Art from Sir J. J. School of Art, Mumbai, India
1996   Mid-America Arts Alliance Award for Travel and Residency in the U.S.
2000   Received a Masters in Visual Arts, Goldsmiths College, University of London, London, UK
2000   Award: Charles Wallace India Trust
2009   Guest of Honour at Arco’09, Madrid, Spain
  The artist lives and works in Mumbai, India
Selected Exhibitions
2013   Art Dubai 2013, Dubai, UAE
"Mapmakers II: The Evolution of Contemporary Indian Art" Aicon Gallery, New York
"Palette Summer 2013" Palette Art Gallery, New Delhi, India
"Anniversary Show Gallery Beyond" Jehangir Art Gallery, Maharashtra, India
2012   '2 + 2 = 5', The Palette Art Gallery, New Delh
'Mapmakers: The Evolution of Contemporary Indian Art', Aicon Gallery, New York
'The Contemporary Sultanate', presented by Exhibit 320 at One Style Mile, Olive, New Delhi
2011-12 'Reprise 2011', Aicon Gallery, New York
2011   Census of Sense, Exhibit 320, New Delhi
Love is a 4 Letter Word, Latitude 28, New Delhi
Gallery Sumukha, Chennai
Against All Odds: A Contemporary Response to the Historiography of Archiving Collecting, and Museums in India, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
Krishnamachari Bose - Apparao Galleries - Chennai , Chennai (solo)
2010   No, 1 x 1 Contemporary, Dubai (solo)
Looking Glass: The Existence of Difference, Twenty Indian Contemporary Artists presented by Religare Arts Initiative, New Delhi in collaboration with American Centre; British Council; Goethe-Institut/ Max Mueller Bhavan, New Delhi
A. SYCO, The Viewing Room, Mumbai
Beyond Object hood, presented by Gandhara Art Gallery at Nandalal Bose Hall, Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), Kolkata
1x1 Art Gallery, Dubai
2009-10 LaVA, (Laboratory of Visual Arts), a Traveling Installation Project at Gallery BMB, Mumbai, India (solo)
2009   Vistaar II, presented by Seven Arts Limited at The Stainless Gallery, New Delhi
In the Mood for Paper, F2 Gallery, Beijing
Threshold: Forging Narratives in South Asian Contemporary Art, Aicon Gallery, New York
Signs Taken for Wonders: Recent Art from India and Pakistan, Aicon Gallery, London
Mutant Beauty, Anant Art Gallery, New Delhi
2008-09 To Let – White Ghost, Kashi Art Cafe, Kochi (solo)
2008   Anant Art Gallery, New Delhi, India
Everywhere is War, curated by Shaheen Merali at Bodhi Art Gallery, Mumbai, India
Pastiche – exhibition of paintings, Chaithanya Art Gallery, Kochi
Ghost, Aicon Gallery, London, U.K. (solo)
Bodhi Art, Mumbai, India (solo)
November, 1x1 Contemporary, Al Quoz, Dubai
2007   Laboratory of Visual Arts, a traveling installation project, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Kochi, Baroda and New Delhi, India (solo)
INDIA OGGI ARTE, Provincia Di Milano, Spazio Oberdan, Milano, Viale Vittorio Veneto
2006   THE SHAPE THAT IS, Jendela and Concourse, Esplanade, Singapore
GHOST/ TRANSMEMOIR (preview at Kitab Mahal, Mumbai), Aicon Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2005   EXIST, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, India (solo)
WE ARE LIKE THIS ONE, Rabindra Bhavan, organized by Vadehra Art Gallery, New Dehli, India
2004   VANITAS VANITATUM, curated by Peter Nagy, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai, India
Vanitas Vanitatum, Kashi Art Gallery, Kochi, later joined a group show in Mumbai, India (solo)
2003   DE CURATING-India Contemporary Artists, Sakshi Art Gallery, Mumbai, Sumukha, Bangalore and Durbar Hall, Kochi, India (solo)
IDEAS AND IMAGES, NGMA, Bombay, India
2002   Tribute to Picasso, The Guild Art Gallery, Mumbai, India
2001   Mutations – Rumor City, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Tokyo, Japan
2000   MA Show, Goldsmiths College, London, U.K.
1999   Embarkations, Sakshi Art Gallery, Mumbai, India
AmUseuM Memoirs, NGMA, Mumbai, India (solo)
1998   The Presence of the Past – an exhibition of response by Indian artists to The Enduring Images, curated by Girish Sahane, NCPA, Mumbai, India
1996   West Wing Story, Headlands Centre for Visual Arts, Sausalito, San Francisco, CA
DANDY, Lakeeren and YB Chavan Centre, Mumbai, India (solo)
1995   Objects of Attention, inaugural show, Academy of Fine Arts and Literature, New Delhi, India (solo)
Recent Trends in Contemporary Indian Arts, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi, India
1993   Circling the Square, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, India
AmUseuM, Park Sheraton, Chennai, India (solo)
1992   AmUseuM, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, Sakshi Gallery, Bangalore (solo)
Artists against Communalism, JJ School of Art & Shivaji Park, Mumbai, India
1991   Drawings, Gallery Chemould, Mumbai, India
Music of the Cubes, British Council Gallery London, U.K. (solo)
1990   Sir JJ School of Art, Mumbai, India (solo)
1989   Kerala Kalapeethom, Kochi, India (solo)
  SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:
  Jakarta Museum