Jamini Roy  (Indian, 1887-1972) 

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Jamini Roy, Drummers

 

Jamini Roy
Drummers
Aicon Gallery
Jamini Roy, UNTITLED (THREE FIGURES)

 

Jamini Roy
UNTITLED (THREE FIGURES)
Aicon Gallery
Jamini Roy, LANDSCAPE AT MURSHIDABAD

 

Jamini Roy
LANDSCAPE AT MURSHIDABAD
Aicon Gallery
Jamini Roy, UNTITLED (SEATED LADY)

 

Jamini Roy
UNTITLED (SEATED LADY)
Aicon Gallery
Jamini Roy, UNTITLED (TWO CATS WITH SHRIMP)

 

Jamini Roy
UNTITLED (TWO CATS WITH SHRIMP)
Aicon Gallery
 

1887   Born in an obscure Bengali village of the Bankura district in West Bengal
1903 - 1908   Diploma in Fine Arts, Government School of Arts and Craft
1925   Begins experimenting along the lines of the Kalighat idiom, and by the early 1930s he had made a complete switch to indigenous materials.
1935   Awarded Viceroys Gold Medal for ‘Mother Helping the Child to Cross the Pool'
1946   Exhibited in London
1953   Exhibited in New York
1955   Honored with the State award of Padma Bhushan
1955   Awarded Padma Bhushan, Government of India
1956   Elected Fellow, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
1967   Awarded honorary D. Litt., Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata
1972   Died a much celebrated and revolutionary artist, at the age of 85, in Calcutta
2012   Gallery Collection, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi
Contemporary: A Selection of Modern and Contemporary Art, presented by Sakshi Gallery at The Park, Chennai
2011   The Body Unbound, Rubin Museum of Art, New York
The Emergence of Indian Modern Art, Aicon Gallery, London
Roots in the Air, Branches Below: Modern & Contemporary Art from India, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose
The Fish Eyed Cosmos, Apparao Galleries, Chennai
Time Unfolded, Kiran Nadar Museum of Art (KNMA), New Delhi
Masterclass, Dhoomimal Art Gallery, New Delhi
Manifestations V, Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
States of Departure: Progressives to Present Day, Aicon Gallery, London
Manifestations VI, Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
Ethos V: Indian Art Through the Lens of History (1900 to 1980), Indigo Blue Art, Singapore
2010   Manifestations IV, Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
Celebration 2010, Annual Exhibition, Kumar Art Gallery, New Delhi
Modern Folk: The Folk Art Roots of the Modernist Avant-Garde, Aicon Gallery, New York
2009   In Search of the Vernacular, Aicon Gallery, New York
Kalpana: Figurative Art in India, presented by The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) at Aicon Gallery, London; The Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR)
Moderns and More, Aicon Gallery, Palo Alto
Indian Art After Independence: Selected Works from the Collections of Virginia & Ravi Akhoury and Shelley & Donald Rubin, Emily Lowe Gallery, Hempstead
2008   Multiple Modernities: India, 1905-2005, Philadelphia Museum of Art, USA
Post Independence Masters, Aicon Gallery, New York
2005   Manifestations III – 100 Artists of Contemporary Art, organized by Delhi Art Gallery at Nehru Centre, Mumbai, Lalit Kala Akademi, Rabindra Bhavan, New Delhi and Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
2004   Manifestations II – 100 Artists of Contemporary Art, organized by Delhi Art Gallery at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai and Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
2003   Exhibition of Works of Jamini Roy, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
Poetry and Patriotic Fervor, Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
Indian Art Pre-Independence, Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
Manifestations I – Indian Art in the 20th Century, organized by Delhi Art Gallery at World Trade Centre, Mumbai and Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
2000   Art of Bengal: Past and Present 1850-2000, Centre for International Modern Art (CIMA), Kolkata
Face Off 1900-1980s. An Exhibition of Indian Old Masters and Moderns, Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
1998   Temperas and Sketches, Art Bazar, Kolkata
1998   The Simplicity of a Pionee’, The Window, Mumbai
1998   The Window, Mumbai
1997   Art of Bengal 1850-1950: Calcutta Metropolitan Festival of Art, Birla Academy of Art and Culture, Kolkata
1995   From Seeds to Flowers – Jamini Roy and His Roots, Romain Rolland Galerie, Alliance Francaise, New Delhi
1990   Centenary Exhibition, Cymroza Art Gallery, Mumbai
1987   Centenary Exhibition, National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), New Delhi
1987   Centenary Exhibition, Birla Academy of Art and Culture, Kolkata
1987   Centenary Exhibtion, NGMA
1938   British Indian Street, Calcutta
1937   Samavaya Mansions, Calcutta