Somnath Hore  (Indian, 1921) 

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Somnath Hore, UNTITLED RUST SERIES 18 (DEJECTED MAN)

 

Somnath Hore
UNTITLED RUST SERIES 18 (DEJECTED MAN)
1982

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Somnath Hore, Untitled

 

Somnath Hore
Untitled
bronze

 

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Somnath Hore, Abstract figure (Greens and oranges)

 

Somnath Hore
Abstract figure (Greens and oranges), 1984
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Somnath Hore, Untitled

 

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etching

 

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1921   Born in Chittagong, Bangladesh
1957   Diploma in Fine Arts, Govt. College of Art and Craft, Kolkata, India
1954 - 1958   Lecturer, Indian College of Art and Draftsmanship, Kolkata
1960   National Award, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
1962   National Award, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
1963   National Award, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
1966   Visiting Professor in Graphic Arts Faculty, Faculty of Fine Art, Maharaja Sayajirao University, Baroda
1958 - 1967   Senior Lecturer and Head of Graphic Arts Faculty, Delhi Polytecnic of Art, New Delhi
1958 - 1967   Visiting Professor, Faculty of Fine Art, Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda and Kala Bhavan, Santiniketan
1968 - 1969   Visiting Professor, Kala Bhavan, Shantiniketan
1969   Head of Graphic Arts Department, Kala Bhavan, Santiniketan
1977   L.N. Gupta Memorial Award
1979   Member, Society of Contemporary Artists, Kolkata
1979   Elected Member of the General Council, Lalit Kala Akademi, as an eminent artist, New Delhi
1984   Professor Emeritus, Kala Bhavan, Shantiniketan
2006   Died in Santiniketan, West Bengal
2007   Padma Bhushana by Government of India
2012   Crossings: Time Unfolded, Part 2, Kiran Nadar Museum of Art (KNMA), New Delhi
2011   Manifestations VI, Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
2011   Bodies That Matter......, Art Heritage, New Delhi
2011   Somnath Hore: Prints, Drawings, Posters, The Seagull Arts and Media Resource Centre, Kolkata
2010   A Retrospective of Prints by Somnath Hore, Project 88, Mumbai
2010   Vahana, Bombay Art Gallery, Mumbai
2009   Modern Continuous, Galerie 88, Kolkata
2009   Wound, Aicon Gallery, London
2008   Moderns, Royal Cultural Centre, Amman, Jordan organized by Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi in collaboration with Embassy of India, Amman, Jordan
2008   The Seagull Arts and Media Resource Centre, Kolkata
2008   Freedom 2008 – Sixty Years of Indian Independence, Centre for International Modern Art (CIMA), Kolkata
2007   Agony & Ecstasy: Bronzes by Somnath Hore, Gallery Espace, New Delhi
2007   Life and Art of Somnath Hore, Project 88, Mumbai
2004   Manifestations II, organized by Delhi Art Gallery at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai and Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
2003   Manifestations, organized by Delhi Art Gallery at World Trade Centre, Mumbai and Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi.
1999   Anguish Absorbed, The Window, Mumbai
1996   Contemporary Indian Paintings from the Chester and Davida Hertwitz Collection Part II, USA.
1995   Bronzes, Centre for International Modern Art (CIMA) Gallery, Kolkata
1993   Wounds, Centre for International Modern Art (CIMA) Gallery, Kolkata and National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), New Delhi
1992   Wounds, Somnath Hore’s Bronzes, Drawings and Prints, organized by Seagull, Kolkata at Sukh Sagar, Kolkata
1991   Kolkata
1991   National Exposition of Contemporary Art, National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), New Delhi
1988   Sculptures and Sketches, organized by Kala Yatra at Sistas Art Gallery, Bangalore
1986   Visions, Birla Academy of Art and Culture, Kolkata
1973   Kunika-Chemould Gallery, New Delhi
  Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi
  National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi
  Ministry of Education, Govt. of India
  Bahai Museum, Bahai
  Delhi Art Gallery, New Delhi
  Various Private Collections in India and abroad