Jitish Kallat

(b. 1974) Born in 1974 in Mumbai, Jitish Kallat received his Bachelor’s degree in painting from the Sir J. J. School of Art, Mumbai in 1996. His solo shows include ‘Epilogue’, The San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA, in 2013-14; The Hour of the Day of the Month of the Season;, Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, in 2013; ‘Chlorophyll Park’, Nature Morte, New Delhi, in 2012; ‘Stations of a Pause’, Chemould Prescott Road, Mumbai, in 2011; ‘Public Notice 3’ at the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, in 2010; ‘Likewise’ at Arndt and Partner, Berlin, in 2010; ‘The Astronomy of the Subway’ at Haunch of Venison, London, in 2010; ‘Aquasaurus’ at Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation, Sydney, in 2008’ ‘Public Notice 2’ at Bodhi Art, Singapore, in 2008; ‘Skinside Outside’ at Arario Gallery, Seoul, in 2008; ‘Universal Recipient’ at Haunch of Venison, Zurich, in 2008; ‘Unclaimed Baggage’ at Albion, London, in 2007, and ‘Sweatopia’ at Bodhi Art and Chemould Prescott Road, Mumbai, in 2007. He has participated in numerous group exhibitions including ‘Ideas of the Sublime’, presented by Vadehra Art Gallery at Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi, in 2013; ‘2 + 2 = 5’. The Palette Art Gallery, New Delhi, ‘Mapmakers The Evolution of Contemporary Indian Art’, Aicon Gallery, New York, in 2012; ‘Pause A Collection,’ Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai. ‘I Don’t Need Your Money Honey All I Need is Love’, from The Farook Collection at Traffic, Gallery II, Dubai, in 2011; ‘Monumental’ at Walsh Gallery, Chicago, in 2010-11; ‘Now Through a Glass Darkly’ at Arario Gallery, New York, in 2010; ‘Changing The World’ and ‘A Long Way From Home’ at Arndt & Partner, Berlin, in 2010; ‘The Empire Strikes Back: Indian Art Today’ at the Saatchi Gallery, London, in 2010; ‘All That Is Solid Melts Into Air’ at Lakeeren, Mumbai, in 2009-10; ‘Indian Summer’ at Galerie Christian Hosp., Berlin, in 2009; ‘Architectonica’ at Seven Art Limited and Gallery Nature Morte, New Delhi, in 2009; and ‘India Contemporary’ at the GEM Museum of Contemporary Art, the Hague, in 2009. The artist lives and works in Mumbai.