Artist Profile » Chandra Bhattacharjee

Born
1961 Patuli (Bardhaman), West Bengal
Education
Graduated from the Indian College of Art and Draughtsmanship, Kolkata.
Exhibitions
He has held several group as well as solo exhibitions of his works in Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata, as well as International exhibitions in South Korea, Singapore, Tokyo, Toronto and New York.Participated in are Art Heritage, New Delhi (1992), Salar Jung Museum, organised by NGMA, Hyderabad (1999), Chitrakoot Gallery. Kolkata (2000), Art World, Hong Kong (2001), Singapore Art Fair, Singapore with Apparao Galleries (2002). Chandra compositions are influenced by rural and tribal themes, because of his associations with tribal communities like the ’Santhal’ tribe of Kolkata. The textural quality of his paintings is strongly reminiscent of the traditional mud walls of these villages.
  • Awarded the gold medal from Rabindra Bharati University in 1986.
  • Received the Taj Gaurav Award.
 
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Artist : Chandra Bhattacharjee
Title: Untitled
Size: 48 x 36 inches
Item Code: CB#003
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