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Permanent Address :         14A/49 W.E.A. Karol Bagh
                                                  New Delhi - 110 005

Mobile :                                    +9971537771

FAX :                                         011 2550 9479

Website:                                  www.atulbhalla.com

e-mail :                                     atulbhalla1@gmail.com



WORKING GROUP MEMBER :     KHOJ, International Artists Association
                                                          Khirkee, Saket, New Delhi.



EXHIBITIONS
:

2008:      ‘…within/without…’One Person Show : AICON Gallery London , U.K.

2007:      One Person Show : ‘REMARKING THE RIVER’ Project88 MUMBAI. INDIA

2005 :     One Person Show : 'IMMERSIONS' Anant Art Gallery, New Delhi.

2005 :     One Person Show : KHOJ- International Artists Association Khirkee, Saket, New Delhi.

2000 :     One Person Show : Academy of Fine Arts & Literature, New Delhi.

1997 :     Two Persons Show : Art Today, New Delhi.

1992 :     Two Persons Show : Shridharani Gallery, Triveni Kala Sangam, New Delhi.

1990 :     One Person Show : Northern Illinois University, USA.



AWARDS :

1994 :     Honourable Mention : National Exhibition of Art (Lalit Kala Academy).

1991 :     Painting Award : Yuva Mahotsav (Sahitya Kala Parishad).

1990 :     Best Graduate Painting Award : NIU, Illinois, USA.

1988-90 :     Tuition Waiver : NIU, Illinois, USA.



CAMPS / WORKSHOPS.

2008 :     48’C
                PUBLIC–ECOLOGY-ART ’ -International Public Art Project

                CURATION –POOJA SOOD
                New Delhi.
                http://48c.org/blog/?tag=atul-bhalla
                http://48c.org

2007 :     ’ECO+ART’ - River Yamuna based Art Residency
                 Jan 5 –feb 4 2007 KHOJ International Artists Association
                 Khirkee, Saket, New Delhi.

2006 :      ‘ART MEET’ - Site Specific Work
                 ITM Universe, Gwalior

2006
:      'DILLI DUR AST'- A month long residency within the old walled city of Delhi.
                 KHOJ International Artists Association,
                 Khirkee, Saket, New Delhi.

2006 :     'BLACK BOX EXERCISE' Khoj, International Artists Association.
                 Khirkee, Saket, New Delhi.

2005 :     'SANDARBH'-- Site Specefic Workshop.
                 Partapur, Vagad district, Rajasthan.



PARTICIPATION :

2008 :     ‘INDIA MODERNA,
                 CURATION – JUAN GUARDIOLA.
                 IVAM Institute of Modern Art,
                 Valencia,Spain.

2008 :     ‘VIDEO ZONE-4’
                 CURATION-SERGIO EDELSZTEIN/ ROTEM RUFF
                 4th INTERNATIONAL VIDEO ART BIENNIAL,
                 ISRAEL

2008 :     ‘WHERE IN WORLD’
                 DEVI ART FOUDATION
                  NCR, NEW DELHI.INDIA.

2008 :     ‘MUTANT BEAUTIES’
                 CURATION-GAYATRI SINHA
                  ANANT ART GALLERY NEW DELHI.

2008 :     ’CREATIVE EMERGENCIES’
                 CURATION –MARIA LIVIA BRUNELLI-SILVIA CIRELLI
                  MAR MUSEO D’ ARTE DELLA CITTA DI RAVENNA ITALY

2008 :     ’STILL MOVING IMAGE’
                CURATION-DEEKSHA NATH DEVI ART FOUNDATION
                 NCR, NEW DELHI.INDIA

2008 :     ‘COURSE’
                SEPIA INTERNATIONAL
                 NEW YORK     USA.

2008 :     ‘VISUALS OF A POST VISUAL WORLD’
                 CURATION-Ms. GITANJALI DANG
                 PRIYASRI ART GALLERY MUMBAI INDIA

2007 :     ‘CITY.CITE.SITE.’
                 CURATION- LATIKA GUPTA
                 ANANT ART GALLERY NEW DELHI.

2007 :     ‘RELOCATING MASCULANITIES’
                 SCHOOL OF ART
                 AND AESTHETICS, J.N.U. NEW DELHI

2007 :     ‘PUBLIC PLACES/PRIVATE SPACES’
                CONTEMPORARY INDIAN
                 PHOTOGRAPHY AND VIDEO
                 NEWARK MUSEUM,NEW JERSEY U.S.A.

2006 :     'WATCHING ME- WATCHING INDIA'
                 NEW PHOTOGRPHY FROM INDIA
                 FOTOGRAPHIE FORUM FRANKFURT
                 Frankfurt, Germany.

2006 :     'WISE MAN'S DRINK' LemonGrassHopper,
                 Ahmedabad, Gujarat.

2005 :     '…Through 22kms…' 'Living. it.out.in.Delhi'
                 Presentation made at the solo show by Vivan Sundaram
                 LKA Galleries, New Delhi.

2005 :    ' SELF X SOCIAL'- School of Art and Aesthetics, J.N.U, New Delhi.
                 Curation : Ms. Geeta Kapur.

2004 :     Median- Epiques Art Gallery, New Delhi.

2002 :     Lok Raag- Visual Art Gallery, Habitat Centre, New Delhi.

2001 :     Small but Significant- Arpana Fine Arts, AFAL, New Delhi.

2001 :     "…and Buddha smiled again" Masters Guild, Academy of Fine Arts & Literature, New Delhi.

1999 :     Mira Centre for the Arts, New Delhi.

1997 :     Art Access : Birla Century Art Gallery, Mumbai.

1996 :     AIFACS Annual Painting Exhibition, New Delhi.

1995 :     AIFACS Annual Painting Exhibition, New Delhi.

1994 :     National Exhibition of Art, Lalit Kala Academy.

1993 :     Search for Talent Exhibition, Vadhera Art Gallery.

1993 :     National Exhibition of Art, Lalit Kala Academy.

1992 :     Ravi Jain Memorial Art Exhibition, Dhoomimal Art Gallery, New Delhi.

1991 :     63rd Annual AIFACS Painting Exhibition.

1991 :     Yuva Mahotsav, Sahitya Kala Parishad.

1990 :     Spring : ARS Nova Show, NIU, Illinois, USA.

1989 :     Fall : ARS Nova Show, NIU, Illinois, USA.

1989 :     Spring : ARS Nova Show, NIU, Illinois, USA.



EDUCATION :

Bachelor in Fine Arts College of Art (B.F.A.) New Delhi, Delhi University .

Masters in Fine Arts School of Art, (M.F.A.) Northern Illinois University, U.S.A.


BIBLIOGRAPHY :

   EXHIBITION CATALOGUES & BOOKS

                VIDEO ZONE – 4,Pg. 243,245 ,2008,The Centre for Contemptory Art Tel Aviv,Israel.

                INDIA MODERNA – IVAM ,pg. 309,Institute of Modern Art,Valencia.Spain,2008,

                ….WITHIN/WITHOUT…, Aicon Gallery, May 2008, London.

                CITY.CITE.SITE, Anant Art Gallery, Curated by Latika Gupta, January 2008, New Delhi, India.

                RELOCATING MASCULINITIES, An Exbhition of Photographs Video Art, Curated by Mohd. Ahmad Sabih,Rahul Dev,Srinayani&T.Sanatilanan,
                December 4-14,2007, In Collaboration with SCHOOL OF ARTS&AESTHETICS,Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India.

                RE-MARKING THE RIVER, Anant Art Gallery, March 2007, New Delhi, India.

                INDIA PUBLIC PLACES/PRIVATE SPACES, Contemporary Photography&Video Art, by Gayatri Sinha-Paul Sternberger,The Newark Museum,
                September 2007,Pg124-127,New Jersey,U.S.A


   RECENT BIBLIOGRAPHY PERIODICALS

                ART India,THE ART NEWS MAGAZINE OF INDIA , volume xiii , issue ii , quarter ii,2008 , Special Report, pg no. 106,
                October-November 2008, New Delhi.

                AQ, ART, QUARTERLY/WINTER 2008,An eye for the absurd pg. 54,”their creations are complex, multi-layered”December 2008, New York.

               2008-ART ASIA PACIFIC-No 60, SEPT/OCT2008 ,Atul Bhalla. Aicon Gallery London. page 208.

               2008-ARTREVIEW, Issue24, July&August2008, Atul Bhalla…WITHIN/WITHOUT, Aicon Gallery, London, Pg83.

               2008-CULTURE,(HONGKONG) Issue40, April-May2008, APERTURE YAMUNA MORNINGS, Pg 38-43.

               2008-VOGUE, May2008, Pg 52.

               2008-VERVE, Volume16, Issue4, Pg 42-43, Off The Wall by Maria Louis.